Many followers have been stunned to see Roman Reigns retain the Undisputed WWE Common Championship over Drew McIntyre in the principle occasion of the Conflict on the Fortress occasion, the primary main PPV occasion within the UK since 1992.
The present has been extensively praised nevertheless it did finish on a considerably bitter word as a result of McIntyre didn’t get his massive second of changing into the champion. The present had been constructing to this anticipated second.
Within the newest version of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Dave Meltzer reported that WWE stayed with its long-term plan with Reigns as a high man and champion as an alternative of going for the large pop that McIntyre would’ve obtained from the followers in attendance.
Meltzer wrote, “They wish to make him the legend for this technology and ending the deliberate lengthy reign for a significant pop right here was a call they determined towards.”
Reigns has been on the high of WWE since he returned in the summertime of 2020 when beating Bray Wyatt for the Common Title. In early November, Reigns will make his subsequent championship protection on the upcoming Saudi Arabia present.