Andrew Zarian of Mat Men Pro Wrestling Podcast sent out a tweet today confirming dates for the upcoming WWE Draft and the respective WWE King of the Ring and Queen of the Ring tournaments.
The tweet says:
Just want to finalize some dates for WWE events.
Oct 1 – Smackdown Draft
Oct 4 – Raw Draft
Oct 8 – Smackdown Season Priemere (KOTR & QOTR)
Zarian followed this up with:
KOTR and QOTR Kick off. The Finals takes place on Oct 21st in Saudi Arabia.
2021 would mark the inaugural year of Queen of the Ring. Baron Corbin is the most recent King of the Ring, winning in 2019.