Following the termination of his contract, Hogan was also removed from the WWE Hall of Fame but he was officially reinstated in the summer and was invited backstage to the "Extreme Rules" pay-per-view in July where he offered an apology to the locker room for his words. He was removed from the WWE Hall of Fame and had not made any appearances with the company over a span of almost three years.
Are you excited to see Hulk Hogan being more involved with WWE? It began with Hogan's likeness surfacing on the superstars page for the Crown Jewel event on the company's website, leading speculation of his involvement with Crown Jewel.
Other matches on the card include Brock Lesnar vs Braun Strowman for the vacant Universal Title, AJ Styles vs. Samoa Joe for the WWE Championship and The New Day vs The Bar for the SmackDown Live Tag Team Championship.
Turkish officials concluded that Saudi Arabian agents awaited Khashoggi and killed him inside the consulate, removing his head and fingers in the process.
At one point it looked as though the first-ever WWE World Cup tournament in Riyadh was in jeopardy following Khashoggi's killing in a Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October.
WWE addressed the backlash during its third-quarter earnings report last week.
WWE has operated in the Middle East for almost 20 years and has developed a sizeable and dedicated fan base. Considering the heinous crime committed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, the Company faced a very hard decision as it relates to its event scheduled for November 2 in Riyadh. "We're moving forward at a rapid pace", Hogan told them.