WWE Royal Rumble Results
January 29, 2022
Report by Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com
Universal Championship Match: Roman Reigns (c) vs. Seth Freaking Rollins
As Reigns waits for Rollins, The Sheild’s music hits. Rollins is in full Sheild gear and enters through the crowd. Reigns is visibly upset. After the bell rings Rollins quickly escapes a waist lock from Reigns. Reigns lands a few strikes. Rollins fires back and sends Reigns over the top with a clothesline. Rollins tries a springboard but Reigns blasts him with an uppercut as he sails through the air. Drive-by by Reigns.
Reigns leaps of the steps for a Superman Punch but Rollins counters with a powerbomb through the announce desk. Rollins sends Reigns back into the ring and hits a frog splash. Reigns kicks out. Rollins tries a phoenix splash but Reigns moves out of the way. Buckle Bomb by Rollins. Rollins hits the Stomp! Reigns kicks out at 2.9. Rollins runs right into a clothesline. Reigns grounds and pounds Rollins. Powerbomb by Reigns. Rollins kicks out. Rollins traps Reigns in a triangle. Reigns counters with a powerbomb. Reigns drives Rollins into the post. Rollins falls out of the ring.
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Reigns tosses Rollins into the ring steps before sending him back into the ring. Superman Punch by Reigns. Rollins kicks out. Rollins rolls out of the ring. Reigns Spears Rollins out on the floor. Reigns tries another but Rollins reverses it into a Pedigree. Somehow, Reigns manages to kick out. Reigns avoids the Stomp and sets up a Rock Bottom. Rollins fights out of that. Spear by Reigns.
Rollins is laughing as he is rolling around in pain on the mat. Reigns paces around the ring. Rollins tries to fist bump Reigns. Reigns locks Rollins in the Guillotine. Rollins manages to get his hand on the bottom rope. Reigns refuses to let the hold go. the referee admonishes Reigns. Reigns says Rollins made him do this. The referee disqualifies Reigns.
Winne- Seth Rollins
After the match, Reigns grabs a chair. As Rollins is standing near the rope, Reigns blasts him with the chair. Reigns grabs another chair and works Rollins over with it.
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