Here’s the latest on what’s confirmed and rumored for WrestleMania 27 in April as well as the Hall of Fame ceremony the night before the event in Atlanta, Georgia.
As for the WrestleMania 27, John Cena vs. The Miz for the WWE Championship, Alberto Del Rio vs. Edge for the World Heavyweight Title, and Triple H vs. The Undertaker with Shawn Michaels possibly returning in some form during the match have all been confirmed.
As for the matches expected and/or rumored to take place include Randy Orton vs. CM Punk, Jerry Lawler vs. Michael Cole or Lawler vs. Alex Riley with 5 minutes with Cole on the line, Trish Stratus and Kelly Kelly vs. Layla and Michelle McCool, Cody Rhodes vs. Rey Mysterio, Sheamus vs. Daniel Bryan for the United States Title, and a possible Money in the Bank match.
Every year, WWE tries to have celebrities on the card to get mainstream attention for their biggest event of the year. This year is no different with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson being the guest host of the show, the possibility of Justin Bieber performing, as well as a possible Bob Barker appearance.
Thus far, Shawn Michaels and “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan have been confirmed for the Hall of Fame ceremony. Names to expect to be also inducted include Sunny, the Road Warriors, Bullet Bob Armstrong, and Adullah the Butcher. More names will be confirmed every week on WWE programming heading into WrestleMania.