WWE Champion Great E became on the losing crash of a Champion vs. Champion match with Universal Champion Roman Reigns in potentially the predominant occasion of Survivor Sequence on Sunday evening. Though he managed to endure Reigns’ offensive flurry — which included a Rock Bottom — Reigns at last took him down by escaping a Great Ending attempt, kicking E’s injured knee and nailing him with his 2d Spear of the match for the pin. Though the 2 were positioned as bitter opponents on TV, E had nothing but sure things to claim about Reigns in a post-match interview with Sports Illustrated.
“This became my first singles main occasion on a pay-per-investigate cross-check, and to prevent it with Roman intention even extra,” E talked about. “Our paths were diversified, but after the match, we reflected on spending our days, circa 2010, collectively in that FCW warehouse. We weren’t making powerful money but we were very hungry.”
“His energy and athleticism are staunch,” he persevered. “He even obtained me up in that powerbomb. I idea he became going to bail on it, but he had that 2d surge to earn me up. Till you is probably going to be within the ring with him, other folks criminal put no longer completely realize how correct he’s. He’s a supreme making an attempt performer on a supreme making an attempt bustle, and which you’ll perchance no longer engage away the leisure from him.”
Whereas reflecting on his catch profession, E indispensable, “I can not screech that I’m a man that’s repeatedly fought from beneath —I debuted as Dolph Ziggler’s bodyguard and I dropped John Cena, so I can not faux that I became never given the leisure. Nonetheless I’m a man that is barely 5′ 11″; I didn’t catch all these accolades coming into the swap, and even even when I’m no longer the Roman form, it’s all about that battle for me. My life has been crammed with discovering out learn the technique to earn up after getting knocked down.”
Every the Raw and SmackDown rosters will likely be at tonight’s episode of Raw within the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The easiest match that has been confirmed to this level is Rey & Dominik Mysterio vs. Bobby Lashley, while the perspective of Vince McMahon’s stolen golden egg would possibly perchance per chance also be adopted up on.