From out of nowhere, Jey Uso has earned himself a Universal Championship match against his cousin Roman Reigns at the next PPV event.
A Fatal Four Way match sceduled to take place on SmackDown between Big E, Sheamus, Matt Riddle and King Corbin to decide the number one contender for the newly crowned champion, Roman Reigns.
However, following an attack by Sheamus which including hitting White Noise on a car windscreen, Big E had to be taken to a local medical facility and could no longer compete. Jey Uso (with a little help from Reigns) was put into the match in place of Big E.
Towards the end of the match Sheamus hit Corbin with a Brogue Kick, followed by Riddle knocking down Sheamus with his Bro 2 Sleep finisher. Riddle followed this by hitting the Floating Bro on Corbin for the pin but Uso finished the match by hitting a solo Uso Splash on Riddle for the pin and win.
Clash of Champions takes place on Sunday, September 27th. So far the only confirmed matches are:
WWE Championship: Drew McIntyre vs. Roman Reigns
WWE Universal Championship: Roman Reigns vs. Jey Uso
We’ll of course keep you updated as more matches are announced!