WWE Royal Rumble kicked-off with WWE Champion Drew McIntyre defending his title in opposition to WWE Corridor of Famer Goldberg. In what was a hard-hitting, typical Goldberg-style match, it nearly appeared as if the Corridor of Famer will stroll out as the brand new WWE Champion. Nevertheless, Drew McIntyre held his nerves and pinned Goldberg after hitting the Claymore to retain his title.
Drew McIntyre vs. Goldberg at WWE Royal Rumble 2021
Even earlier than the bell rang, Drew McIntyre carried out a spear on Goldberg and the motion went exterior the ring the place Goldberg put McIntyre via a barricade. The match lastly began with McIntyre again within the ring who hit Goldberg with the Claymore just for him to kick-out, a lot to the shock of the WWE Champion.
Recovering from that, Goldberg went on to ship a number of spears and hit Drew McIntyre with the Jackhammer, the finisher with which he put down ‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt final yr. Drew McIntyre kicked-out of the Jackhammer and delivered a Claymore kick to Goldberg to lastly pin him and retain his title after a hard-hitting fast match.
After the match, Goldberg got here as much as Drew McIntyre and the 2 had an enormous second of respect. The Corridor of Famer hugged the WWE Champion and raised his palms earlier than leaving the ring.
The lads’s Royal Rumble match is ready to major occasion the pay-per-view and the opponent for Drew McIntyre at WrestleMania 37 could possibly be revealed tonight.
Printed 01 Feb 2021, 06:19 IST