As famous earlier, Roman Reigns retained the WWE Common Championship in a Metal Cage match towards Kevin Owens on Friday Evening SmackDown.
The Owens-Reigns feud seems to be executed and now Reigns will transfer onto his subsequent opponent on the Royal Rumble pay-per-view on January 31.
Dave Meltzer famous within the Wrestling Observer Publication that Reigns vs. Daniel Bryan was earmarked for the Rumble pay-per-view. A few weeks in the past on Speaking Smack, Bryan type of hinted that Reigns could possibly be subsequent opponent after he moved on from Jey Uso.
Nevertheless, it was famous within the Observer that there is no such thing as a clear path proper now for the Rumble and issues might have modified a half dozen occasions by now.
One other match that was earmarked for the Rumble is Bobby Lashley defending the US Championship towards Matt Riddle. That match appears to be a lock to occur within the subsequent a number of weeks however once more, nothing is for certain proper with no clear path. It’s additionally price noting that there’s been extra of a push this yr to have some feuds finish on Uncooked and SmackDown so it’s attainable that one or each of the matches listed might occur on free/cable TV.