In years passed, Sami Zayn not remaining in the Royal Rumble would have triggered WWE fans to short-circuit the match, booing whoever wound up winning. That was not the case this previous weekend, as practically nobody would mock a returningCody Rhodes Still, the previous Honorary Uce was the nostalgic favorite in the eyes of lots of– consisting of long time market experts like Dave Meltzer– to win the Royal Rumble and go on to centerpiece BattleMania 39. That raised one enormous concern, nevertheless. Could WWE and Triple H see Sami Zayn being the face of the business leading up to and following the most significant program of the year?

In the most current edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Meltzer blogged about how shocked some were internally about how hot The Bloodline angle ended up being. Despite how over the story was, it was kept in mind that the WON was “told that neither Vince McMahon nor Paul Levesque saw Zayn as a guy who could headline WrestleMania and that the scenario of Zayn challenging in Montreal and moving it to WrestleMania because he got hot, which WWE did previously for Kofi Kingston when he got hot and got the spot planned for Owens in 2019 was not going to happen.” Montreal is referencing the upcoming Elimination Chamber premium live occasion, where it’s thought Zayn will challenge Reigns for the Undisputed WWE Championship.

Sami Zayn Is Still A Bigger Star Than He Was Prior To The Bloodline Angle

Sami Zayn and Roman Reigns try to work through their differences on WWE's Raw is 30 show.

Triple H not seeing Sami Zayn as BattleMania centerpiece product does not imply that he does not have star power. Wrestlers who can be securely billed at the top of the Showcase of the Immortals take years to construct, with Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar being the most popular examples. WWE wasn’t even completely offered on the concept of Cody Rhodes centerpiece ‘Mania, which is why the business connected to both The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin about working the program. That’s not a knock on Rhodes or Zayn; it’s simply the truth of business.

There is no rejecting that Zayn remains in a far better area than he was a year earlier. In 2022, the 38-year-old was associated with a program with Johnny Knoxville and the Jackass team. Their match at BattleMania 38 was more amusing than it had any right to be, however it had to do with as wacky as WWE wants to get nowadays. Now he’s associated with the most popular story in expert fumbling and has actually been for months. While Zayn may not remain in Face Of The WWE area, 99 percent of wrestlers aren’t either.

Assuming Sami Zayn Vs Reigns decreases at the Elimination Chamber program, Sami will be on the getting end of among the most significant pops of the year when he makes his entryway. He’s not going to win that match, and he’s not going to centerpiece either night of BattleMania 39, however there’s no refuting the concept of Zayn being an authentic star for WWE As ‘Mania season involves April, he might quickly discover himself associated with any variety of fights for the United States orIntercontinental Championship Forming a tag group with Kevin Owens isn’t out of the concern either, as those 2 might wind up fumbling The Usos at BattleMania 39.

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter