On WWE Day 1, Brock Lesnar won the WWE Championship for the first time since April 2020 by defeating Big E, Bobby Lashley, Seth Rollins and Kevin Owens. As a result of Reigns testing positive for COVID-19, the match between The Beast Incarnate and Roman Reigns had to be canceled. Before the event began, Lesnar was added to the WWE Championship match.
WWE Raw women’s championship: As the penultimate match of the event, Becky Lynch defeated Liv Morgan to retain her Raw Women’s Championship. The match ended via pinfall. Following are the complete results of WWE Day 1 – Wrestling Now.
Brock Lesnar vs Big E vs Bobby Lashley vs Seth Rollins vs Kevin Owens: In the main event of WWE Day 1, Brock Lesnar regained the WWE Championship. Right after Lesnar entered the ring, Seth Rolins and Kevin Owens attacked him. He then hit them with a suplex, becoming WWE Champion en route. When Lesnar was on his way out, Big E shot him out of the ring, but Bobby Lashley took him down.
In order to spear Lesnar through the barricade, Lashley would have to jump over the barricade. Owens made the first pinfall attempt but Big E kicked it out. Rollins and Owens continued to work together, but they were unable to send Lashley through the table. In addition, Rollins attempted to pin Lashley.
Soon after, Lesnar returned to the ring and delivered F5s to Rollins, Owens, and Big E. As Lashley hit him with a spear, Lesnar kicked out of the match. Lashley would then lock Lesnar in Hurt Lock. F5 then hit Big E, releasing Big E. To win back the title, Lesnar successfully pinned the champion. WWE Champion Lesnar can expect to face Ashley soon.
The Usos vs The New Day
A victory by The Usos over The New Day in the first match of the night retained the Smackdown Tag Team Championships. There were many false finishes during the course of the match and both teams had their chances. Eventually, Kofi Kingston was hit with a 3D before The Usos were able to pin him.
Becky Lynch vs Liv Morgan
In her second victory since her comeback, Becky Lynch continued her undefeated run as champion. The champion was on the verge of being dethroned by Morgan, but in the end, it was Becky who triumphed. Now that she has defeated Morgan again, Becky will likely move on to her next opponent.
The Street Profits vs RK-Bro
Despite losing to the team of Montez Ford and Angelo Dawkins, Randy Orton and Riddle retained the Raw Tam Team Championship. The match ended after Orton hit Ford with a stunning RKO. Orton converted Riddle’s RKO into an RKO after he tossed Ford in the air. The victor pinned Ford to secure the victory.
The Miz vs Edge
After both superstars told a fascinating story, Edge defeated The Miz. As Maryse aided The Miz, Beth Phoenix made her return towards the end of the match. Edge prepared a spear to hit The Miz with while he was giving his reaction to the former WWE Champion’s return. There will be a Wrestlemania match between the two, as their storyline is expected to continue.
Madcap Moss vs Drew McIntyre
One-on-one with Madcap Moss, Drew McIntyre claimed a convincing victory. After hitting his opponent with a Claymore Kick, McIntyre went for the pin. In the end, McIntyre proved the stronger player and won the match against Moss.