Srinagar, 22 August: In a shocking move, WWE on Sunday got major short in its arm , a major box-office draw , Brock Lesnar made a shock return to WWE during Summerslam 2021 to the surprise of everyone.
Lesnar who has been away from professional Wrestling for long now, straight went to business, challenging Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship.
Lesnar walked out after the main event of the show and entered the WWE ring. Reigns decided against standing in the ring and walked out.
The former advocate and now advocate of Reigns Paul Heyman’s face told the complete story of shock as no one expected the former champion to return at the Biggest Party of the Summer.
It will be interesting to see which side Heyman will be on going ahead.
It was at the same event in 2018 that Reigns defeated Lesnar to win the Universal Championship. Both the superstars were on the Raw brand back then.
Lesnar last competed at Wrestlemania 36, which took place in April 2020. He lost the WWE Championship against Drew McIntyre on the second night on Wrestlemania 36. He went on a break after that and was reportedly in Canada. Lesnar lives in Canada but he is now back in the USA.
Lesnar is now confirmed to take on Reigns at the next pay-per-view event or at Crown Jewel, which takes place in UAE in October.
Meanwhile in the main event of SummerSlam, Reigns defeated Cena to retain his Universal Championship. The Head of the Table was on the cusp of losing his title on three occasions. But he kicked out of three AAs. The match ended when Reigns hit Cena with a spear before going for the pinfall.