Randy Orton and Riddle Get a Phenomenal Win at WWE Crown Jewel 2021

Published 10/21/2021, 2:27 PM EDT


Tag teams are all about similar personalities, the same set of skill-sets, and move sets. However, none of these basic things are common between ‘The Viper’ Randy Orton and Matt Riddle, yet they are still the Raw tag team champions of the company. The team of Rk-Bro is set to face the team of AJ Styles on Omos at WWE Crown Jewel in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Randy Orton and Matt Riddle have been feuding with AJ Styles and Omos for a while now, and the tag champs are bound to put their WWE Raw Tag Team Championship on the line tonight on the PPV.

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Watch This Story: Memorable Moments In WWE Crown Jewel History

Matt Riddle knows how to make a grand entrance

The team of Rk-Bro has been entertaining ever since they won the tag team gold at the SummerSlam PPV. However, Matt Riddle takes the word “entertainment” to the next level.

While entering the WWE Crown Jewel, Matt Riddle took the liberty to jump on the back of one of the camels that were standing at the entrance. This surely did move the crowd and was one of the highlights of the night.

Randy Orton and Matt Riddle retains the championship

The team of AJ Styles and Omos looked hyped up to take revenge on the Orton and Riddle when Rk-Bro won the championship from them at the SummerSlam PPV earlier this year.

Riddle and Styles kicked off the match with quick back and forth on each other; however, things got interesting when Riddle tagged in Orton against the giant Omos.

And for the first time in a while, the Arabian crowd witnessed Orton a bit of helplessness when ‘The Viper’ was unable to move Omos. However, the colossal of a man out Orton down with a mere shoulder tackle.

But it was not long for Omos because eventually, Orton separated him and the giant wrestler with the help of an ‘eye rake’ which the referee couldn’t see.

And from that moment, the downfall of Style and Omos occurred. However, Riddle managed to stall and move Omos away from the action, and meanwhile, Orton and Styles were still in the ring.

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Styles attempted a phenomenal forearm on Orton; however, Orton delivered an RKO midway in the air and the WWE Universe just lost it.

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This win at WWE Crown Jewel PPV proves that the WWE creative team is still behind the team and believes that they have yet to achieve a few more things as tag team champions.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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