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Battle royals, Cruiserweight title match airing on WM 35 pre-show


WWE has confirmed three matches for Sunday's WrestleMania 35 pre-show.

On last night's SmackDown, it was announced that both the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal and WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal will be part of the pre-show. It was also announced on 205 Live that Buddy Murphy's Cruiserweight Championship defense against Tony Nese will be on the pre-show.

The kickoff show for WrestleMania 34 last year also featured the battle royals and a Cruiserweight title match.

Sunday's two-hour pre-show will begin on the WWE Network at 5 p.m. Eastern time. The second hour will also air on the USA Network starting at 6 p.m. Eastern.

Here are the entrants that have been announced for the battle royals:

Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal --

  • Braun Strowman
  • Saturday Night Live's Michael Che and Colin Jost
  • Andrade
  • Apollo Crews
  • Titus O’Neil
  • Tyler Breeze
  • Jinder Mahal
  • No Way Jose     
  • Bobby Roode
  • Chad Gable
  • Kalisto
  • Gran Metalik
  • Lince Dorado
  • Bo Dallas
  • Curtis Axel
  • Heath Slater
  • Rhyno
  • Viktor
  • Konnor
  • Ali
  • Shelton Benjamin
  • Luke Gallows
  • Karl Anderson
  • Matt Hardy
  • Jeff Hardy
  • Otis
  • Tucker
  • EC3
  • R-Truth

WrestleMania Women's Battle Royal --

  • Asuka
  • Carmella
  • Naomi
  • Lana
  • Mandy Rose
  • Sonya Deville
  • Nikki Cross
  • Dana Brooke
  • Ruby Riott
  • Liv Morgan
  • Sarah Logan
  • Mickie James
  • Zelina Vega