Universal Championship Match: Sami Zayn vs Roman Reigns Before the match, Sami picks up the microphone saying that he didn't want to challenge the champion in Texas because he hates this state, but that he will blow everyone away by winning the title.
Then Brock Lesnar comes out and Zayn tries to work it out to get him to help him win because on Day 1 he might have an easier opponent, even throwing a little bit on the fact that The Beast didn't have much success with the Tribal Chief, but Lesnar breaks down the boxes and takes him on a trip to ...
SUPLEX CITY, before giving him an F5, no kidding, two.
Sami Zayn came out for the main event
Sami Zayn came out for the main event of WWE SmackDown. He spoke about the biggest match of his career and said he never wanted it to take place in Texas.
Brock Lesnar came out to watch the match up close. Zayn asked The Beast Incarnate to help him win the Universal Championship. The Great Liberator said that Lesnar hadn’t had much success against Reigns and ticked him off.
Then he lifts him up, puts him on his feet in the corner and leaves the ring. Reigns enters, gives him a Spear, locks him in his Guillotine and goodbye to Sami, who gives in immediately. Roman Reigns wins by keeping the title.
So on Day 1, it's official: Roman Reigns vs Brock Lesnar. Twitter is trending with Brock and Sami Zayn’s promo with Brock getting funny to get his job done. WWE fans loved the promo between Lesnar and Zayn. Additionally, Lesnar motivated Sami Zayn for his title match.
Tonight, the ‘Tribal Chief’ Roman Reigns will defend his Universal Title against Sami Zayn. However, Zayn will be accompanied by Lesnar on the sideline. The Universal Title is on the line against Sami Zayn. However, the Universal Champion was not happy with the events leading up to his title match.
Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns share a long history together in WWE. Both men fought earlier for the title in ruthless battles. The rivalry between Reigns and Lesnar is very intense. Both have smashed each other and have taken the other to their absolute limits.
Fans are excited to watch both men go head to head once again. Toni Storm got back at SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair with a plate of pie. The Queen had humiliated her potential challenger last week, and Storm sought an opportunity to make things even.