For the first time ever, seven WWE Superstars will compete inside the Elimination Chamber, with the winner going on to challenge Brock Lesnar for the Universal Championship at WrestleMania 34. However, this Monday night on Raw, those same Superstars will square off in a huge Gauntlet Match ahead of their match.
WWE announced Saturday that John Cena, Roman Reigns, Braun Strowman, Seth Rollins, Finn Balor, Elias, and Intercontinental Champion The Miz will face off in a Gauntlet Match on Monday Night Raw.
BREAKING NEWS: The seven Superstars who will compete in the Men’s #EliminationChamber Match will face off in a HUGE #GauntletMatch this Monday on #RAW! @WWERomanReigns @WWERollins @mikethemiz @JohnCena @IAmEliasWWE @BraunStrowman @FinnBalor https://t.co/rYZw2hyARv
— WWE (@WWE) February 17, 2018
On this past week’s Raw, Matt Hardy, Apollo Crews, Bray Wyatt, Rollins, and Balor faced off in a Second-Chance Fatal 5-Way Match to determine the final Elimination Chamber participant. However, after both Rollins and Balor pinned Wyatt at the same time, Raw General Manager Kurt Angle announced that both Superstars would be included the Elimination Chamber Match to turn it into a 7-Man Match.