On the April 30th edition of WWE Smackdown, Roman Reigns defeated Daniel Bryan to retain the WWE Universal Title in a lengthy back and forth match. The match’s duration lasted for most of the show’s second hour. Reigns won when Bryan passed out after being put in the guillotine.
As a result of losing, Daniel Bryan will be “banished” from Smackdown.
After the match, Reigns tried to finish off Bryan with a con-chairto but Cesaro made the save. However, Jey Uso attacked Cesaro and Cesaro was tied up in the ropes as Reigns hit the con-chairto on Bryan.
Reigns debuted new entrance music prior to the match.