Former WWE Raw Tag Team Champion Riddle suffered a bad injury tonight on WWE SmackDown. Tonight, RK Bro and The Uso’s put on one of the best tag team matches of the year. Both teams locked horns to unify the Tag Team Championships.
During the match, Riddle suffered a lower hip injury when he hit the turnbuckle. He was screaming in pain on multiple occasions during the match. After the match, he was put through announce table as Jey Uso delivered a huge splash from the top rope. Randy Orton was attacked by Roman Reigns and put into the guillotine. Currently, Riddle and Orton both are going through medical checkups and are being evaluated by WWE doctors.
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There is a possibility this could also be a kayfabe injury. However, Riddle screaming in pain during the match, and doctors attending to him may show it is a real injury. It has not yet been confirmed who will the Uso’s defend their Championships against next, however, we know who Roman Reigns could defend against in the coming months.
Next Three Opponents for WWE SmackDown Superstar Roman Reigns
The Undisputed Champion Roman Reigns hasn’t had any Championship defenses since his victory over Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 38. In the latest edition of Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Dave Meltzer revealed Roman Reigns is set for three title defenses in the upcoming months.
According to Meltzer, Reigns will defend the title against Matt Riddle on July 2nd at Money in the Bank, Randy Orton on July 30th at SummerSlam, and Drew McIntyre at the Clash at the Castle on September 3rd. However, these plans could change anytime.