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WWE Champion Drew McIntyre tests positive for COVID-19

McIntyre was set to defend his WWE Championship against Goldberg at the Royal Rumble.

WWE Champion Drew McIntyre has tested positive for COVID-19, the company announced today. As part of WWE’s COVID-19 safety protocols, McIntyre has been placed in quarantine.

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Drew was set to face off against Randy Orton on tonight’s edition of Monday Night Raw, and was challenged by Goldberg last week for a title match at Royal Rumble. He definitely won’t be on Raw tonight, but as the Royal Rumble event is just shy of three weeks away, it’s possible he is recovered and ready to go by then.

Check back here at AIPT for more information on the WWE Champion’s status as it becomes available.

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