WWE Champion Drew McIntyre will face Randy Orton in a Monday Evening RAW rematch of their conflict from November, WWE has confirmed.
The non-title match with see The Viper pitted in opposition to The Scottish Psychopath as soon as once more. However whereas these two could also be acquainted foes, neither man has been having fun with a relaxed night on Monday Evening RAW as of late.
Randy Orton remains to be knee-deep into his uncommon rivalry with Alexa Bliss – and her disturbing alter egos – whereas her associate in crime “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt is but to resurface in WWE. Orton set the previous WWE Common Champion ablaze after their Firefly Inferno Match finally yr’s TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs pay per view.
Whereas the reigning champion, McIntyre, will certainly nonetheless be reeling after being attacked by his former greatest buddy Sheamus final week on Monday Evening RAW. The Scot had been squaring as much as Royal Rumble winner Edge – who’s at the moment contemplating his choices for a world title match at WrestleMania – when he was assaulted by the Irishman.
Shortly after, McIntyre seemingly confirmed he can be providing Sheamus a shot at his WWE Championship. However it appears he should deal with Randy Orton this Monday first.
Drew McIntyre and Randy Orton have a historical past
Monday Evening RAW would be the subsequent chapter in what’s already a storied rivalry between McIntyre and Orton. The pair have confronted one another a number of occasions prior to now, together with Summerslam, Conflict of Champions and Hell in a Cell – the place Orton would lastly vanquish McIntyre to say the WWE title.
Nevertheless, it would not be lengthy earlier than McIntyre regained his prized championship, because the pair would face off once more on the November 16 version of Monday Evening Uncooked, with the title on the road.
The query is: Will their subsequent non-title battle be any totally different? Tell us within the feedback.
Revealed 08 Feb 2021, 00:36 IST