Leati Joseph “Joe” Anoa’i is a Samoan-American expert grappler, entertainer, and previous expert field football player. He is presently endorsed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Roman Reigns, and is the current WWE Universal Champion in his subsequent rule. A Triple Threat match between Reigns, Strowman and Lesnar for the Universal Championship was booked for the Crown Jewel occasion, notwithstanding, on October 22, Reigns surrendered the title and reported his rest on Raw, uncovering that his Leukemia had returned following 11 years of secretly doing combating it and being abating. Following this declaration, Reigns would go on an endless break to get treatment. Reigns was first analyzed in May 2007 when he was endorsed to the Minnesota Vikings, and went into reduction around two years after the underlying determination.
On February 25, 2019, Reigns made his re-visitation of Raw, uncovering that his Leukemia was indeed abating to a tremendous applause from the group. Later in the evening, Reigns and Rollins would seem to help Ambrose from an assault by Drew McIntyre, Bobby Lashley, Elias, and Baron Corbin. The next week on Raw, Ambrose helped Reigns and Rollins from another assault by the four, preceding the threesome played out their unique posture, authoritatively rejoining the gathering for the third time. The Shield crushed the group of McIntyre, Lashley, and Corbin at Fastlane. On the March 25 scene of Raw, Reigns acknowledged a demand from McIntyre for a match at WrestleMania 35. At the occasion, Reigns was effective in overcoming McIntyre.
Rules’ next challenger for the title was Cesaro, whom Reigns crushed at WrestleMania Backlash on May 16. Subsequently, Reigns started a competition with Rey Mysterio, after Reigns mistreated Mysterio’s child Dominik Mysterio. The two-timing off for the title in a Hell in a Cell match on the June 18 scene of SmackDown, with Reigns arising as the victor. On the June 25 scene of SmackDown, while tending to his triumph over Mysterio, Reigns was assaulted by the returning Edge, prompting a championship between the two at Money in the Bank, where Reigns held with the help of Seth Rollins. After the match, Reigns was faced by a returning John Cena. Throughout the next weeks, Cena tested Reigns for a championship at SummerSlam, and after at first dismissing Cena’s test, a match was made authority for the two at the occasion.