On the latest episode of WWE SmackDown, LA Knight made sure to send a message to every singles champion in the company, including none other than “The Head of the Table” Roman Reigns.
During the show, The Megastar clashed with The Miz in a rematch from Payback, securing a victory via pinfall after delivering his signature move, the BFT. Following his impressive win, LA Knight stepped into the ring for a fiery promo where he had a few choice words for his fellow superstars.
LA Knight left no room for ambiguity, expressing his unwavering desire for championship gold. He made it crystal clear that he’s gunning for titles, be it the United States, Intercontinental, World Heavyweight, or the coveted WWE Universal Title, and he issued a warning to all those currently holding these prestigious belts.
LA Knight fired a warning to all top champions on the WWE roster
In his impassioned speech, LA Knight declared,
“I told everybody, I said I am coming for gold. So I look at the top of this mountain here in the WWE and I can see all the different options. It doesn’t matter if it’s Rey Mysterio, it doesn’t matter if it’s Gunther, it doesn’t make a difference if it’s Seth Rollins. It damn sure doesn’t matter if it’s Roman Reigns.”
— WWE (@WWE) September 16, 2023
The confident proclamation by LA Knight certainly raises questions about which title he’ll set his sights on first. With his bold challenge to champions like Roman Reigns, the WWE landscape is undoubtedly heating up.
Which WWE championship would you like to see the LA Knight pursue and potentially claim? Rumors have been rife about a potential feud between Roman Reigns and Knight for the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship. It will be interesting to see what happens next in the main event scene on Friday night SmackDown.