New Intercontinental Champion Crowned On Raw

Roman Reigns is your new Intercontinental champion.

He scored the championship just now on Raw, defeating the Miz in a back and forth main event. The finish had some interference, but as you'll see, Reigns managed to even the odds to win the match.

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Here's our Fightful recap of the final moments of the bout:

Miz gets back in the ring and Reigns drops him with a right, Reigns then propels a charging Miz into the turnbuckle. Miz quickly recovers and he drops Reigns with a knee lift to the midsection, Miz then attacks Reigns with the It Kicks. Reigns recovers and catches Miz with a Samoan drop for a near fall, Reigns sets up for the superman punch and Miz avoids it. Miz trips up Reigns and lands a kick to the head for a near fall, Miz gets angry and he stomps away on Reigns. Miz follows that up by nailing Reigns with a diving clothesline in the corner, Miz then leaps off the top rope and Reigns nails him with a superman punch for a near fall.

Reigns again sets up for the spear and The Bar make their way to the ring, Miz hits a distracted Reigns with a Skull Crushing Finale for a near fall. The Shield come out and brawl with The Bar, Reigns hits Miz with the spear for the three count.

After the show, Reigns talks about becoming a Grand Slam champion:

The Miz held the title for 169 days, winning it back on June 4 at Extreme Rules, defeating Dean Ambrose. Be sure to check our live results by clicking the link above, and also check out our post-Raw podcast here.

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