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Roman Reigns appears on ESPN’s SportsCenter WWE segment

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The new WWE World Heavyweight champion Roman Reigns appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter last night with Jonathan Coachman, as ESPN resumed its WWE segment after a two week hiatus. Reigns said that he had a crazy year that started at the Royal Rumble in Philly where things didn’t go according to plan but had to deal with the fans’ reaction. He...

Reigns thanks Philly crowd after Raw goes off the air

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After Monday Night Raw went off the air, the new champion continued celebrating along with his cousins The Usos and one of his best friends, Dean Ambrose, and then addressed the usually unforgiving Philly crowd. “It wasn’t that long ago, at Royal Rumble, we all know what happened, it was rough,” Reigns told the crowd, reminding them about...

Roman Reigns wins WWE World Heavyweight title on Raw

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After several close calls, Roman Reigns is finally the WWE World Heavyweight champion, a title he won last night on Monday Night Raw after defeating Sheamus and even dropping Vince McMahon with the Superman punch. The 30 year old won the Royal Rumble earlier this year and went on to main event WrestleMania 31, a match which he was expected to win...

Roman Reigns teases appearance by The Rock at SummerSlam

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In an interview with FoxSports.com, Roman Reigns hinted that we might see a surprise appearance from his cousin, The Rock, at SummerSlam. Asked whether we’ll see The Rock at the pay-per-view in 10 days time, the former Shield member answered, “I wanna tell you, but I don’t want to give anything away.” The Rock was last seen on...

Roman Reigns comments on briefcase incident

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Roman Reigns commented about the incident from over the weekend where a fan threw a Money In The Bank replica briefcase and hit him in the head during the non-televised in Victoria, BC. “I was confused at first. I thought Bray hit me in the head with the kendo stick. So immediately I was like, ‘Aww man. You’re about to get it, brother,’”...

WWE bans fan who threw MITB briefcase from future shows

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WWE has banned the fan that threw the Money In The Bank briefcase at Roman Reigns during Saturday’s live event in Victoria. The Canadian Press reported that Reigns and WWE did not press charges after the fan apologized for his actions however WWE has banned the 31 year old from any future WWE shows. Sgt. Bryan Edwards, spokesman for the Victoria...

Roman Reigns attacked by fan at Victoria non-televised live event

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WWE Superstar Roman Reigns was struck in the head with a Money In The Bank replica briefcase which a fan threw from ringside during yesterday’s live event in Victoria, British Columbia. Reigns was hit hard and then moved to the corner of the ring where he laid down for a few minutes as security rushed to grab the person involved in throwing the...

Roman Reigns on Tough Enough tonight

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Roman Reigns will be making a special appearance on tonight’s Tough Enough as the competition enters its second week with 12 hopefuls remaining. The first episode of the season did little to show viewers what it takes to be a wrestler with the second show hopefully tackling some in-ring training. Several WWE Superstars and Divas will appear...

Roman Reigns subject of the WWE 24 series tonight

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The WWE 24 series returns tonight with its third episode on the WWE Network titled Roman Reigns: Never Alone. Tonight’s Reigns episode will feature a look at the former Shield member as he prepares to main event WrestleMania 31 against Brock Lesnar, a main event he was tipped to win until plans changed and Seth Rollins cashed in his Money in the...

Paul Heyman interrupts Roman Reigns on ESPN’s SportsCenter

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Continuing their angle away from WWE television, Paul Heyman interrupted Roman Reigns during his appearance on ESPN’s SportsNation. Reigns was being interviewed by Michelle Beadle and just before Reigns was going to show how hard he can punch on a boxing machine, Brock Lesnar’s theme kicked in and out came the advocate for the WWE World...

Roman Reigns gets married in the Bahamas

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WWE Superstar Roman Reigns, whose real name is Joe Anoa’i, got married over the weekend to his finance Galina Becker. The wedding took plate at Castaway Cay, a Disney private island in the Bahamas which serves as an exclusive port for the Dinsey Cruise Line ships. Reigns posted several photos of the wedding on his Instagram account @romancreigns...

Roman Reigns on Raw tomorrow

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Roman Reigns is expected to be on Raw tomorrow night to give his first interview on television since he had to undergo emergency hernia surgery last month. It is still not clear if Reigns will be there live or having a taped interview and shown as “live via satellite” but if he is there live there will be zero physical activity for Reigns. The...

Roman Reigns thanks fans for their support

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WWE Superstar Roman Reigns thanked his fans for their support after undergoing emergency surgery yesterday to treat his hernia. “Thank you everyone for your kind words, support and prayers!! I’m hurting right now but it’s great to know good people have my back,” Reigns wrote on his Twitter. In a short video interview on the WWE...

Roman Reigns out for up to three months following surgery

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An hour and a half after WWE was supposed to go live with an update on Roman Reigns on the WWE Network, cutting into the CM Punk documentary, the update finally happened with the scheduled WWE Slam City being interrupted. Scott Stanford ran the update from the WWE Headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut, and was joined via telephone by WWE physician...

WWE pulls plug on live update of Reigns on WWE Network

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WWE was supposed to give an update on Reigns’ injury at 1PM on the WWE Network but pulled a bait and switch, with 1PM coming by and nothing happened. The original announcement said that they will be cutting into the live WWE Network feed – which was airing CM Punk’s documentary – at 1PM for an exclusive update but as time went on...

Roman Reigns undergoes emergency surgery in Nashville

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WWE.COM broke the news today that Roman Reigns has undergone emergency surgery today in Nashville, Tennessee, just 24 hours before the Night of Champions pay-per-view. Reigns went under the knife due to an incarcerated hernia and will now be evaluated by the local surgeon and WWE physician Dr. Chris Amann to determine recovery time. He will...

Roman Reigns wants Ronda Rousey to join The Shield

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Today, UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey, replied to a message that Roman Reigns sent on Twitter a few days ago which got the champ all excited! Reigns was answering a question on Twitter when he said that The Shield needs a new member, possibly a female. “THE female,” Reigns wrote, adding that would be Ronda Rousey and she...