We previously released a report stating that there were rumors that WWE Raw Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey would be part of Mortal Kombat’s 11th installment as the voice of Sonya Blade. The Mortal Kombat company has sent out invitations to tomorrow’s reveal presentation in Los Angeles.
Other wrestlers who received invitations to the event include WWE SmackDown Live Superstars Xavier Woods and Zelina Vega. All Elite Wrestling’s Executive Vice President, Cody Rhodes, has also been invited.
“The invitation I’ve been waiting to accept my whole life. Don’t worry, Earthrealm is safe with me ;) Can’t wait for Thursday! I’ll be there #MK11,” said Rousey via an Instagram last Tuesday afternoon.
We will have to wait and see on Thursday if Rousey will be confirmed as the voice of Sonya Blade, but at the very least, she will definitely be in attendance.
A few weeks ago, there was an email leak that detailed the rollout for Thursday’s event in Los Angeles, according to a report from The Nerd Mag with the original information about the leaked documents coming from Reddit user eon95. The internal emails of
As for Ronda’s WWE character on Raw, she recently had a tag team match with her Royal Rumble opponent Sasha Banks against Nia Jax and Tamina. The match concluded with Banks delivering her signature finisher, “The Bank Statement,” on Tamina. After the match is when the real fireworks started between Rousey and Banks.
Rousey claimed she can only prove herself as a champion by tapping Banks out at the Royal Rumble. Banks would take offense and state that Rousey is not the only Superstar that can tap people out.
We are just a week and a half away from the Royal Rumble, which will take place in Phoenix, Arizona at Chase Field on Jan. 27, 2019.