Since unifying the Common and WWE Championships at WrestleMania 38 in April, Roman Reigns has defended his titles on solely two events – in opposition to Riddle on the 6/17 “WWE SmackDown” and Brock Lesnar finally Saturday’s SummerSlam.
As compared, Becky Lynch was a mannequin of consistency after she unified the SmackDown and Uncooked Ladies’s Titles at WrestleMania 35, wrestling on a weekly foundation at each televised and stay occasions. After dropping one of many titles to Charlotte Aptitude, Lynch continued to defend the Pink Model’s title for over a yr till she was compelled to relinquish it so she may go on maternity depart.
On Tuesday, the WWE on FOX Twitter account requested followers to match the 2 historic twin title reigns. In response, Lynch seemingly mocked Reigns for wrestling as a part-timer whereas holding the corporate’s two world championships.
The Tribal Chief has but to answer Lynch’s jab.
It ought to be famous that Reigns did defend his titles at several live events against Drew McIntyre again in April and Could, however he’s had solely two televised defenses so far. His subsequent protection will are available precisely a month in opposition to McIntyre on the Clash at the Castle premium live event in Cardiff, Wales. Based on oddsmakers, Reigns is favored to retain his titles and proceed his historic run.
Reigns’ restricted TV and premium stay occasion appearances in 2022 have left quite a lot of followers on social media annoyed. To make issues worse, Reigns is not advertised for October’s Extreme Rules, which implies the Undisputed Common Championship won’t be defended at that occasion in Philadelphia both. Except, in fact, McIntyre prevails at Conflict on the Citadel on September 3.
In the meantime, Becky Lynch is predicted to miss at least several months of in-ring motion after she suffered a separate shoulder in her match in opposition to Uncooked Ladies’s Champion Bianca Belair at SummerSlam. In a promo phase on “WWE Uncooked” this week, Lynch teased ditching her “Massive Time Becks” persona to convey again her “The Man” gimmick upon her return. She is predicted to feud with Bayley, IYO SKY and Dakota Kai when she returns, after the brand new ladies’s secure carried out a backstage assault on Lynch on Monday. As seen beneath, Bayley and Lynch exchanged some phrases on Twitter on Tuesday.
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