The worst saved secret of the previous two months has been WWE’s need to e book Drew McIntyre in the primary occasion of the upcoming Conflict on the Citadel pay-per-view (PPV), scheduled for Sat., Sept. 3, 2022, at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. It lastly turned a actuality after they stopped beating across the bush and had him beat Sheamus in a Good Previous Long-established Donnybrook match on Friday Night time SmackDown this previous week.
The query then turned who he could be difficult for the WWE Common championship, and that was determined in the primary occasion of SummerSlam final evening in Nashville. Roman Reigns, like he all the time does lately, emerged victorious in his Final Man Standing match in opposition to Brock Lesnar.
Tractor be damned.
That units the stage for one more conflict between the 2 huge males, who’ve some historical past. The final singles encounter between the 2 was a throwdown at Survivor Sequence again in 2020 however additionally they went one-on-one at WrestleMania 35 in 2019.
Idea remains to be looming giant, although, contemplating his Cash within the Financial institution cash-in try failed so spectacularly at SummerSlam.
As of this writing, there are not any different matches set for the present right now.