WWE Corridor of Famer and former Uncooked normal supervisor Eric Bischoff is all for one more chapter of Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns.
Following a two and a half month hiatus, Lesnar returned on the finish of SmackDown final week to confront Reigns. Lesnar attacked the Undisputed WWE Common Champion and The Usos following Reigns’ profitable title protection over Riddle. WWE subsequently introduced that the 2 males will meet once more for the title at SummerSlam 2022 in a Final Man Standing match.
Many WWE followers have gotten bored of the Lesnar-Reigns rivalry. This can mark the third championship showdown between the 2 over the past eight months, in addition to their second SummerSlam matchup. However Bischoff is not in that group. Somewhat, he is up for one more one-on-one match between the 2 wrestling legends.
“I’m digging it,” Bischoff mentioned on a latest version of the Strictly Enterprise podcast (h/t WrestlingInc.com) “And sure, it’s the identical two people, however it’s not the identical two characters, and now with each titles at stake, and now that we haven’t seen all of it play it out on TV prematurely in a technique, form or kind, I’m truly extra enthusiastic about it than I’d’ve been in the event that they’ve truly been working an angle for the final three weeks. Both state of affairs is a Plan B, proper? Plan B isn’t nearly as good as Plan A, so both state of affairs is lower than what you need it to be.”
It was beforehand reported that WWE was planning a title showdown at SummerSlam between Reigns and Randy Orton. Nonetheless, Orton is at the moment sidelined with a again damage, and there is reportedly concern that he might not wrestle once more this yr.
Cody Rhodes appeared like a possible candidate to problem Reigns for the title within the not-so-distant future. Sadly, The American Nightmare might be out of motion for roughly 9 months after undergoing surgery on a torn pectoral.
SummerSlam 2022 will happen inside Nissan Stadium (house of the NFL’s Tennessee Titans) in Nashville, Tennessee on July 30. Reigns defeated Lesnar in the principle occasion of WrestleMania 38 (a “Winner Takes All” unified championship bout to grow to be the Undisputed WWE Common Champion.
Can Reigns Make It 4-2 vs. Lesnar?
Lesnar has dominated the vast majority of his WWE opponents, however Reigns holds a profitable report (3-2) towards the sports activities leisure icon. A victory at SummerSlam would transfer Reigns to 4-2 all-time towards Lesnar. The latter received the primary two singles showdowns (WrestleMania 34 and The Biggest Royal Rumble) however Reigns has responded with three consecutive victories.
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