Big Dog Roman Reigns won everybody’s heart along with the prestigious honour of ‘Best WWE Moment’ at 2019 ESPY Award night on Wednesday in Los Angeles. This happened when the 34-year-old experienced wrestler performed like a warrior in the last glitzy events of WWE after battling out with painful disease Leukaemia.
At the time of Universal Championship 2018, when each and every WWE fan was hoping for his vintage show, Roman Reigns was diagnosed with the terrible disease of Leukaemia. Though, he fought with his illness like a superhero and made a miraculous comeback in WrestleMania 35 where he clinched the match against Drew McIntyre and proved his dominance again in WWE universe. This commendable journey of ‘Big Dog’ Reigns made him the recipient of grand honour in WWE.
After receiving the grand honour from WWE, notalgic wrestler Roman Reigns said,”coming back meant more than just returning to the ring. It meant I was healthy enough to show my gratitude for those who sent their prayers, who continually thought about me, and that I was ready to raise awareness. Thank you for all those who voted, it is an honour”
Here’s see the nominees for 2019 ESPY Award in the category of ‘Best WWE Moment’
- Roman Reigns’ triumphant return after battling with leukaemia.
- Ronda Rousey winning her first Raw Women’s Title
- Becky Lynch winning the main event of WrestleMania 35
- Kofi Kingston winning the WWE Title for the first time in his career
In his last match against powerful rival Shane McMahon at Super Showdown event, Roman Reigns faced a shocking defeat as McMahon unleashed a Superman Punch on the wrestler to pin him down at the count of three. Now, Reigns is looking forward to return the favour back in Extreme Rules 2019.
Big Dog Roman Reigns will next be seen in the upcoming event of WWE, Extreme Rules 2019 which is scheduled to be played at Wells Fargo Center on July 15th. In that flagship event of WWE, courageous wrestler Reigns will team up with legendary superstar ‘The Undertaker’, in order to take on the strong team of Shane McMahon and Drew McIntyre in a ‘No Holds Barred’ tag team match.