Daniel Cormier to be special guest referee for Rollins vs. Riddle at Extreme Rules

The UFC Hall of Famer’s involvement was revealed by Ariel Helwani on Saturday night.

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UFC Hall of Famer Daniel Cormier will serve as special guest referee for the Fight Pit Match between Seth Rollins and Matt Riddle at Extreme Rules.

The news was revealed in a tweet by Ariel Helwani on Saturday night:

WWE confirmed the announcement with its own post, stating that further details would be revealed on Monday’s edition of Raw.

Extreme Rules takes place on Saturday, October 8th, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.

Cormier, a former UFC Heavyweight, and Light Heavyweight Champion is a noted fan of professional wrestling. He currently serves as a color commentator for the UFC.

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Based in Northern Ireland, former newspaper journalist and copy editor Neal Flanagan is a lifelong pro wrestling fan, Trekkie, and somewhat of a self-confessed nerd.