The season premiere of Friday Night SmackDown saw Roman Reigns open the show with his special counsel Paul Heyman and celebrate his victory against the Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar at Crown Jewel 2021. But the Universal Champion also wanted to see if Lesnar could live up to his word.
After his loss at Crown Jewel 2021, after the show went off in air, Lesnar vowed to beat Roman Reigns senseless. This happened after the Beast pinned the champion for atleast 7 counts but the referee’s passing out turned the match around. The match ended after the Usos superkicked the challenger and the champion using his title to take Lesnar down.
Lesnar showed up on SmackDown this week and created an absolute carnage. The Beast took Reigns, the Usos, WWE referees, equipments, and the SmackDown roster down which led to Adam Pearce coming out and suspending the best indefinitely. This was followed by the former Universal Champion taking the official down with F-5s.
Real reason behind the suspension of Brock Lesnar revealed – Reports
Multiple previous reports have claimed that Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns will be having multiple matches and WWE has already teased so. But due to Lesnar’s suspension, the match between the two men will extend for a while. This has reportedly been done for Reigns to finish off with Survivor series and another challenge in Drew McIntyre which will also lead to him reigning as the champion for more than 500 days.
Lesnar has been featured in the poster of Royal Rumble 2022 which means that the Beast will be present at the event. This could be the time when Lesnar battles Reigns in a rematch it returns to set a showdown for WrestleMania 38. A battle between these two at WrestleMania 38 could give WWE an opportunity to take the Universal Championship off Reigns and give the WWE Universe since fresher feuds.