On the September 13th 2021 edition of WWE RAW, Bobby Lashley pinned Randy Orton to retain the WWE Title.
After the match, Lashley attacked Orton and Matt Riddle. Lashley put Orton through a table and then started limping.
Big E came down to the ring and cashed in his Money in the Bank contract. Big E ended up pinning Lashley to capture the title after Lashley briefly made a comeback with a spear. New Day came down to the ring and celebrated with Big E.
Big E had teased cashing in the briefcase throughout the show.