After making his surprise return to Money in the Bank, John Cena left WWE Universe fans stunned, going to challenge none other than Friday Night Smackdown Universal Champion, Roman Reigns, the most dangerous heel of the moment.
throughout WWE, dismissive of danger as ever. If initially John Cena only challenged the Tribal Chief of Smackdown with gestures, in his first two in-ring promos, Cena then literally went to challenge for a match in Summerslam the absolute champion of the blue show, on two different occasions, which did not have gone under the radar for fans of the WWE Universe.
To leave everyone stunned, however, Finn Balor thought about it, who in turn challenged Reigns to a match against him, once the no of the wrestler of Samoan origins arrived at the challenge played by the mouth of John Cena.
In the first live event held by WWE after its return to the road, on the show held on the evening of July 24th, the McMahon company set up a six-man main event, with Roman Reigns and his cousins on one side, the Usos and on the other John Cena and the Mysterios.
In the very first live event not captured by the cameras after more than a year of cancellations due to Covid, WWE has thus brought back one of its most important characters, that John Cena who managed to go and snatch the victory for his team, making two Attitude Adjustments, one against the Universal champion and one against one of his cousins, eventually pinned for victory.
Although Reigns has not accepted the challenge for John Cena's Summerslam, it will now be necessary to see how the situation will evolve at Smackdown, given that we are not yet sure when Balor and Reigns will face each other, nor if this challenge will be valid for the title currently alongside.
of the Tribal Chief. However, the possibility remains high that in the end a Cena-Reigns will arrive the same for Summerslam, at least for the great impact that this dispute would have in terms of ticket sales and ppv from home.
WWE Money in the Bank results! John Cena CAME BACK?
Here's what happened in the WWE PPV Money in the Bank 2021 held on 18/7/2021 at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas.
After a year and a half, the crowd returns to the arenas thus closing the WWE Thunderdome parenthesis. Kickoff:
Tag Team Match for the SmackDown Tag Team Championships:
The Uso's (Jimmy & Jey Uso) beat Rey Mysterio & Dominik (Uso's new champions) Main Card:
Men's Money in the Bank Ladder Match:
Big E beats Ricochet, Kevin Owens, John Morrison, King Nakamura, Seth Rollins, Drew McIntyre and Matt Riddle (Big E is Mr Money in the Bank) Women's Money in the Bank Ladder Match:
beats Liv Morgan, Zelina Vega, Asuka, Alexa Bliss, Naomi, Natalya and Tamina (Nikki and Ms Money in the Bank) Women's Match for the Raw Women's Championship:
Charlotte Flair beats Rhea Ripley (Charlotte new champion) Tag Team Match for the Raw Tag Team Championships:
AJ Styles & Omos beat The Viking Raiders (Erik & Ivar) Single Match for the WWE Championship:
Bobby Lashley (w / MVP) defeats Kofi Kingston (Lashley remains champion) Single Match for the Universal Championship:
Roman Reigns beats Edge (Roman remains champion) At the end of the match Roman Reigns is about to speak but the theme of the 16 times world champion resounds: John Cena!
During the night, from the Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, WWE staged its first ppv of 2021, full of live audiences, with the first ppv appointment with an unrestricted audience of the last two years, which has kept the expectations of the fans high until the last second, not leaving the members of the WWE Universe absolutely unhappy or embittered after the event.
Among the many surprises dedicated to fans for the evening, which was already presumed to be a sensational evening for some time, also due to the company's return on the road, there were certainly the two victories of the respective Money in the Bank Ladder match, from part of Big E and Nikki ASH, who tore the two coveted briefcases from the ceiling of the arena, leaving both colleagues and fans astonished for much of the evening.
To leave the fans of the company satisfied, however, not only the matches valid for the suitcases have thought of it, but also the matches valid for the category titles, with some disputes that have also seen the reigning champion change, so as to add suspense, surprise and warmth to the event.
The Usos, who beat the competition of the Mysterio family, consisting of Rey and Dominik and Charlotte Flair, who instead snatched the title from the flanks of former NXT Rhea Ripley. The daughter of the Nature Boy has in fact tried in every way to return to win her much loved title, succeeding in the end thanks to her Figure 8, only after having impacted the enemy against the support stake of the ring and after hitting her more and more.
several times in the leg, weakening it until it gives way. The Mysterios, on the other hand, was not enough with the new entry complete with a mask to keep the titles firmly on their sides, with the WWE project linked to the Roman Reigns family, which continues despite yet another arrest in the private life of Jimmy Uso, who according to many insiders and fans it could have brought Jey's twin brother's career to a halt with WWE.
The two athletes of Samoan origins thus beat the father-son couple, in the kick-off of the evening, once again becoming Smackdown pair champions and thus joining Roman Reigns, with the trio that now holds three belts of the blue side of the company.