The Universal Championship has gained a lot of flak, ever since Brock Lesnar held the title. The fans have started disliking a part time Champion. However, Braun Strowman is scheduled to face Lesnar in a one on one contest at the Royal Rumble PPV in 2019. There are many talented wrestlers in the WWE, who deserves to win the title and is likely to win anytime in 2019.
Here are four possible wrestlers, who have a high chance of winning the Universal Championship title in 2019 and create history in WWE.
4. Seth Rollins
2018 was certainly the year for Seth Rollins. He competed and won in some of the grueling matches ever in the WWE. Rollins, has an outstanding in-ring presence and held the Intercontinental title for most of 2018. He is a high flying superstar, who can do anything and everything inside the ring.
Rollins has been a former WWE Champion, but is yet to get his hands upon the Universal Champion. 2019 can very well be the year, he lay his hands upon the Universal title. He can convert an ordinary match into a dream match, and, WWE Universe would love to see Rollins as their Universal Champion. He has a high probability of winning the title next year.
3. Braun Strowman
Braun Strowman is another wrestler, who improved a lot in 2018. He won the Money in the Bank match, the RAW Tag Team Championship, and, the Greatest Royal Rumble match. Strowman has been eyeing the Universal Championship for a long time, but has not been able to grab it yet.
However, he is getting one more chance at Royal Rumble PPV against Brock Lesnar to win the title. Strowman is a fan favorite wrestlers, who has a high chance of winning the Universal Championship in 2019. If he wins, he can become the most destructive Champion ever in WWE.
2. Finn Balor
Finn Balor is the first ever Universal Champion in WWE, and, is often regarded as the most unlucky champion. He had to vacate the title in less than 24 hours, and, have never won a title since then in WWE. This has caused a huge disappointment among the WWE fans.
Since, the WWE management has decide to that they will make decisions based upon audience choices, it is highly likely that Balor deserves a shot at the title in 2019, and, win it after such a long time. Will that occur or not, is for us to find out.
1. John Cena
John Cena is a living legend who does not require any introduction. He has won 16 world Championships, and if he wins the Universal title, he can become the wrestler with the maximum number of world title reigns.
Cena still has a lot of potentials in him, to have one more run as a Champion in WWE. It is for the the creative team to book him accordingly. It will garner high viewership and increase the ratings. Hope, this happens in 2019.