Seth “Freakin” Rollins continues to reign in WWE after defeating Shinsuke Nakamura in the Payback Star match, where the Japanese fighter revealed he’s still the “King of Rude Style” for sharing the same Heavy World Champion in brought difficulties; However, his attempts were not enough to become the new monarch.
Rollins knew he would have to resort to mental games to progress in this fight, combined with all his experience on the floor where he usually dominates his rivals, but he didn’t count on Nakamura also knowing how to progress in this fight could ground, because in Japan fighters learn all kinds of fighting.
Despite the fact that the former Intercontinental Champion put up a lot of resistance, he was unable to defeat Rollins, who claimed the victory and thereby continued to dominate the RAW brand, holders of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
Finn Bálor, Grand Slam Champion
One of the great moments of the night was the fight for the Undisputed Tag Team Championship, as Finn Bálor and Damian Priest faced off against Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn in a match where everything was valid that included trash cans, chairs, kendo sticks and looking for tables gave victory; However, the ex-monarchs didn’t expect fellow Judgment Day members Rhea Ripley and Dominik Mysterio to jump into the fray to help their companions win.
This made “The Demon King” WWE Grand Slam Champion for winning the titles as a pair, but he had already won the Intercontinental Championship and the United States Championship and was the company’s first Universal Champion.
Rey Mysterio retained the US Championship
Another starting defense that existed was that of the US Championship because Austin Theory upheld his rematch clause against Rey Mysterio, who used all his experience in the ring to advance in the fight, despite the fact that his rival resisted due to his youth , but couldn’t keep up with the masked man’s dogfight. At the end of the fight, all members of the LWO went out to celebrate with their leader.