Drew McIntyre has referred to as out Undisputed WWE Common Champion Roman Reigns for the upcoming Conflict at The Fort occasion.
Tonight’s Hell In a Cell go-home version of SmackDown on FOX opened up with McIntyre and The New Day bragging about final week’s win over The Brawling Brutes. Through the promo, McIntyre talked about how he plans to problem for, and win, the Undisputed WWE Common Title at Conflict at The Fort. He didn’t instantly identify Reigns.
McIntyre and The New Day went on till they have been interrupted by Sheamus, Butch and Ridge Holland, which led to a six-man rematch from final week. That match noticed The Brawling Brutes get the win.
We’ve famous how WWE has had three title defenses deliberate for Reigns this summer time – towards Riddle at Cash Within the Financial institution on Saturday, July 3 in Las Vegas, towards Randy Orton at SummerSlam on Saturday, July 31 in Nashville, and towards McIntyre at Conflict at The Fort on Saturday, September 3 in Cardiff.
There’s nonetheless no phrase on if the Riddle and Orton title defenses are deliberate, however tonight’s promo indicated that they’re transferring ahead with McIntyre vs. Reigns. The McIntyre vs. Reigns match has been rumored for some time now, lengthy earlier than the Riddle vs. Reigns and Orton vs. Reigns matches have been ever mentioned.
Reigns is presently working a brand new, lighter schedule, which has him lacking some TV tapings and non-televised exhibits. As of this writing, he’s marketed to be at subsequent Friday’s SmackDown from Elevating Cane’s River Middle in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
WWE Conflict at The Fort is scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, on Saturday, September 3 from Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. WWE has not confirmed any matches for the present, however we’ll hold you up to date as we get nearer to the occasion.
Keep tuned to WrestlingHeadlines.com for extra. Under is a WWE tweet on McIntyre calling his shot throughout SmackDown:
— WWE (@WWE) June 4, 2022