Junior dos Santos Calls Out Roman Reigns for Belittling CM Punk and AEW

Published 10/17/2021, 8:30 AM EDT


Junior dos Santos recently made his professional wrestling debut at the most recent episode of AEW Rampage. He was involved in a six-man tag team match where he even got slammed through a table by Jake Hager. Now the former UFC champion has recently called out Roman Reigns in his tweet.

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The veteran MMA star took a dig at Roman Reigns following Roman Reigns’ comments on CM Punk and the AEW stars.

Junior dos Santos recently posted a tweet asking Roman Reigns about the address of the club where he will throw him and his little brothers out of AEW.

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Talking to COMPLEX earlier, Roman Reigns claimed he will throw CM Punk and the rest of the roster out of AEW. He also said that they are just like little brothers. Reigns is now set to defend his title at WWE Crown Jewel 2021 against Brock Lesnar.


Well, things are now really getting heated between the WWE and AEW superstars. And we might just see Reigns giving another reply to Junior dos Santos if Reigns goes through the tweet.

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AEW went head-to-head with one of WWE’s main shows for the first time this week

The recent episode of WWE SmackDown was a super-sized edition of the show, which went on for an extra 30 minutes. This meant that wrestling fans had to pick sides as the most recent episode of WWE SmackDown clashed with AEW Rampage.

This looked like a declaration of war from WWE. But Tony Khan was not about to back out of the challenge. He quickly took to Twitter to give a reply to this change made by WWE. Tony Khan claimed he was waiting for this opportunity for a long time and can’t wait to beat one of WWE’s main shows.

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AEW has proved to be a hurdle in WWE’s path recently. However, Vince McMahon has tried his best to cope up with this challenge from AEW. Vince even produced some splendid matches in the WWE recently which involved big names like Roman Reigns and Big E.

However, even AEW beat WWE’s ratings previously in the 18-49 demo, but WWE came back strong again next week by getting the better of AEW. This competition between WWE and AEW is what the fans wanted for ages, as they will get to witness some great wrestling matches in the future.

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Shouvik Nath

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Shouvik Nath is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation from St.Xavier’s College, Shouvik wished to follow his passion for pro wrestling.

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