Drew McIntyre has rung in his 36th birthday, and wishes from the fans have been pouring in continuously. The former WWE Champion, has been undoubtedly the biggest star to emerge from WWE’s Thunderdome Era.
Drew McIntyre’s dream run began at WWE Royal Rumble 2020, in which he emerged victorious. He capitalized on the win by defeating Brock Lesnar to become the new WWE Champion at Wrestlemania 36. This was McIntyre’s first WWE Championship win.
McIntyre lost the title once to Randy Orton, making him a 14-time WWE World Champion. But McIntyre was quick to win it back. Since then, he had the title on him throughout till Elimination Chamber, where The Miz successfully cashed in his Money in the Bank contract, with assistance from the current Champion Bobby Lashley.
Since then, McIntyre has been chasing the title, which currently sits around Bobby Lashley’s waist. Such dominant run for over an year, has ensured that McIntyre is one of the top guys on WWE currently. Birthday wishes in poured for McIntyre, who turned 36.
Drew McIntyre will be signing the WWE Championship match contract with Bobby Lashley
Drew McIntyre, after two unsuccessful attempts, is getting a third opportunity to recapture the WWE Championship. The current Champion, Bobby Lashley, has successfully defended the title against McIntyre at Wrestlemania 37 and at Wrestlemania Backlash.
On last week’s episode of WWE Raw, Drew McIntyre defeated Kofi Kingston to earn a shot at the WWE Championship. He will be facing Bobby Lashley at Hell in a Cell. The duo will be signing the contract for the match on the upcoming episode of WWE Raw.
So far, 3 matches have been announced for the upcoming PPV:
- Rhea Ripley vs. Charlotte Flair (Raw Women’s Championship)
- Bobby Lashley vs. Drew McIntyre (WWE Championship)
- Bianca Belair vs. Bayley (Smackdown Women’s Championship)
WWE Hell in a Cell airs live on June 20th, 2021.