It has been almost two months since Roman Reigns final defended his championship in a televised match, and it is probably going to be some time till we see it once more.
As beforehand noted, Reigns is working much less WWE exhibits (together with pay-per-views) beneath his new contract. As a substitute of defending his title at WrestleMania Backlash, Reigns and The Usos teamed up in a profitable effort in opposition to Drew McIntyre and RK-Bro. Apparently, The Tribal Chief isn’t scheduled to wrestle on the upcoming HIAC pay-per-view that may run on June 5 at Allstate Area in Rosemont, Illinois.
Within the newest version of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter (subscription required), Dave Meltzer reported the present “discuss is” that Reigns will face Riddle on the Cash within the Financial institution 2022 pay-per-view, Randy Orton at SummerSlam 2022 and Drew McIntyre at Conflict on the Fortress.
Meltzer did be aware that “none of that is near etched in stone”, so plans may all the time change. He additionally reported that McIntyre may find yourself difficult Tyson Fury at Conflict on the Fortress if the latter is a part of the present.
Cash within the Financial institution will probably be held on July 2 at Allegiant Stadium (house of the NFL’s Las Vegas Raiders) in Paradise, Nevada. SummerSlam will happen on July 30 at Nissan Stadium (house of the NFL’s Tennesee Titans) in Nashville, Tennessee. Conflict on the Fortress will happen on Sept. 3 at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.
RK-Bro (Uncooked Tag Workforce Champions) will face The Usos (SmackDown Tag Workforce Champions) on tonight’s episode of WWE Smackdown to find out who will grow to be the unified tag group champions.
McIntyre vs. Reigns Is Lengthy Overdue
Numerous WWE followers have wished a rematch ever since Reigns and McIntyre placed on a match of the yr candidate at Survivor Collection 2020. McIntyre flourished as a essential occasion babyface all through 2020 and within the early months of 2021. Lastly, it seems as if he’ll get the chance to dethrone Reigns because the champion in a televised match.
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