WWE News- WWE Draft, King of the Ring & Queen of the Ring Tournaments: This WWE news piece is regarding the upcoming WWE Draft, King of the Ring, and Queen of the Ring tournaments. The 2021 WWE Draft will be a two-night event, and it is reportedly set to take place on October 1 on Friday Night Smackdown and will wrap up on October 4 on Monday Night Raw.
The October 4 edition of Friday Night Smackdown was supposed to take place at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, but as per the latest reports, the event has now been moved to the Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore thanks to Hurricane Ida.
WWE News: Check out the latest updates on WWE Draft, King of the Ring & Queen of the Ring Tournaments
Talking about Monday Night Raw on October 4, it will be the 30th Season premiere of Raw and is scheduled to take place at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The show will feature both the Draft and season premiere content together.
WWE News: Latest update on King of the Ring and Queen of the Ring tournament
As reported earlier, WWE is heading into a new direction of conducting the fires-ever Queen of the Ring tournament. The tournament will run alongside the King of the Ring tournament, and both tournaments will kick off on the season premiere of Smackdown. It will continue on Raw and Smackdown until the finals, scheduled to take place at WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia on October 21.
The season premiere of Raw on October 4 may not feature any of the King or Queen of the Ring tournament matches, but the first Red brand matches may get underway from October 11 live from the Chase Center in San Francisco.
The official announcement for the WWE Draft, King of the Ring & Queen of the Ring tournament, is yet to be made, but the announcement is almost certain by the last week of September.