Adam Pearce will challenge Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship at the WWE Royal Rumble

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Common Champion Roman Reigns (with Essential Occasion Jey Uso and Paul Heyman) kicked off this week’s episode of WWE Friday Evening SmackDown.

Reigns took situation with Adam Pearce for not defending Kevin Owens from the beating he took final week. Reigns stated that now Owens can’t present for his household and the blame falls on Pearce. He additionally took situation with Pearce reserving a Gauntlet Match to find out Reigns’ challenger as a substitute of letting Reigns decide his personal opponent. Later within the present, Paul Heyman stated he was in a position to pull some strings to get Adam Pearce added to the Gauntlet Match. This was executed though Pearce objected to this concept.

The Gauntlet Match ended with Pearce vs. Shinsuke Nakamura however earlier than they may lock up, Nakamura was attacked by Reigns and Uso. One way or the other, this was allowed and tjem Pearce was knocked out with a kick to the face after which draped over Nakamura so it will likely be Pearce vs. Reigns on the Royal Rumble.

Gauntlet match outcomes:
1. Rey Mysterio defeated Sami Zayn with the 619 and splash off the highest
2. Shinsuke Nakakamure compelled Rey Mysterio to faucet to the armbar submission
three. Shinsuke Nakamura defeated King Corbin with the Kinshasa
four. Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Daniel Bryan with the Kinshasa
5. Adam Pearce pinned Shinsuke Nakamura, because of Roman Reigns and Jey Uso

Right here is the up to date card for the WWE Royal Rumble:

WWE Common Championship
Roman Reigns (Champion) vs. Adam Pearce

WWE Championship
Drew McIntyre (Champion) vs. Goldberg

Males’s Royal Rumble Match
Members introduced: Daniel Bryan, Bobby Lashley, AJ Kinds, Randy Orton

Girls’s Royal Rumble Match
Members introduced: Nia Jax, Charlotte Aptitude, Bianca Belair, Bayley

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