Even though WrestleMania 40 is still months away, there are plenty of major rumors circulating around the WWE. Fans are pleased because it appears that a significant match starring Roman Reigns is already planned for the occasion. At WrestleMania 39, Rhodes and Reigns competed for the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship in a much-publicized contest.
Many fans believed that Rhodes had what it took to end Reigns’ record-breaking reign as Universal Champion and WWE Champion, but it wasn’t meant to be. Despite Rhodes’ gallant efforts, Reigns somehow emerged victorious thanks in part to the much-needed interference of Solo Sikoa.
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After the match, Rhodes demanded a rematch, but Reigns refused. Now, however, it seems that WWE officials are considering a rematch between the two for WrestleMania 40 in Philadelphia.
Of course, anything can happen in the WWE, and injuries or hot new stars could derail this potential rematch. As for tonight’s WWE Draft, both Reigns and Rhodes are expected to be drafted in part one of the events.
Solo Sikoa will join Reigns, and The Usos, another member of The Bloodline, will be selected individually on Raw. There aren’t many things more thrilling in the world of combat sports and WWE than a potential rematch between two furious rivals.
And if the rumors are accurate, Roman Reigns vs. Cody Rhodes might be one of the greatest rematches in WWE history at WrestleMania 40.
The original match at WrestleMania 39 was a nail-biter, with both Reigns and Rhodes pulling out all the stops to claim the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship. Despite the interference of Solo Sikoa, Reigns emerged victorious, leaving Rhodes hungry for a rematch.
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Now, according to insider reports from Wrestle Votes via GiveMeSport, that rematch could be in the works for WrestleMania 40 in Philadelphia. The overall possibility has fans buzzing with excitement and speculation.
So what would a rematch between Reigns and Rhodes mean for the WWE Universe? For one thing, it would be a huge chance for Rhodes to redeem himself after his heartwrenching loss at WrestleMania 39.
Rematching Reigns and Rhodes would provide WWE the ability to continue the fantastic storylines and character growth that have made Reigns and Rhodes two of the WWE’s most adored characters to date. Even though anything is possible in the WWE, if Roman and Cody rematch at WrestleMania 40, it will probably be an all-time classic.