Roman is out for revenge at WWE Clash of Champions.
WWE announced that Roman Reigns will go one-on-one with Erick Rowan at Clash of Champions at Sept. 15. After weeks of speculation and finger-pointing, it was confirmed on the Aug. 27 episode of SmackDown that Rowan was the man behind the attacks on Reigns.
Roman Reigns will be out for payback at WWE Clash of Champions when he goes one-on-one with the monstrous Erick Rowan.
This bad blood goes back to what, at first, seemed like an accident, when what was declared a forklift driver error led to lighting equipment falling and nearly crushing The Big Dog as he walked backstage for an interview. Just days later, however, Reigns was nearly taken out when a car smashed into his own vehicle.
The Big Dog set out to find the perpetrator of these heinous attacks and seemingly found an answer when Buddy Murphy said that he saw Erick Rowan at the scene. Daniel Bryan and his massive intellectual peer denied any wrongdoing, even going so far as to produce a man who bore a striking resemblance to Erick Rowan and blaming him for the attacks. However, Reigns did not buy their story, and he uncovered video footage that showed Erick Rowan pushing over the equipment on Reigns.
Bryan continues to deny any involvement, even slapping Erick Rowan repeatedly and seemingly disowning his ally while demanding an apology from Reigns for the accusations (and a monstrous Spear that leveled The Planet’s Champion). The Big Dog, however, has retribution on his mind, which sets the stage for WWE Clash of Champions.
Will Roman Reigns get the payback he’s been looking for, or will Erick Rowan continue to inflict pain on The Big Dog? Find out at WWE Clash of Champions, streaming live on the award-winning WWE Network Sunday, Sept. 15, at 7 ET/4 PT!
Here's a look at the current card for Clash of Champions:
Kofi Kingston (c) vs. Randy Orton
King of the Ring Finals
TBA vs. TBA
Raw Tag Team Championships
Braun Strowman & Seth Rollins (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode
SmackDown Tag Team Championships
The New Day (Xavier Woods & Big E) (c) vs. The Revival (Scott Dawson & Dash Wilder)
Shinsuke Nakamura (c) vs. The Miz
WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Drew Gulak (c) vs. Humberto Carrillo
Roman Reigns vs. Erick Rowan