The Tribal Chief Roman Reigns set to defend his Universal Championship against The Beast Brock Lesnar at Day 1 pay-per-view on Saturday. It seems that Roman Reigns is likely to retain his title at the event according to the new reports.
WrestlingNews.co reported that WWE is scheduled Roman Reigns vs. Drew McIntyre for Universal Title for the several house shows in January. So, this indicates that Roman Reigns will retain his title against Brock Lesnar at Day 1 pay-per-view, and likey to defend against McIntyre at Royal Rumble 2022.
”McIntyre vs. the Universal Champion is scheduled for several shows in January and while the card can always change, this would indicate that the plan is for Roman Reigns to retain the title this Saturday at Day 1 and defend it against McIntyre at the Royal Rumble PPV.”
Drew McIntyre faced Roman Reigns in 6-man tag team matches recently during live events. It indicates that WWE was planning a feud between the two men in the coming time. It’s also noted that Brock Lesnar doesn’t compete at house shows, it also indicates that McIntyre is set to have a program with Roman Reigns following Day 1.