Edge and Seth Rollins set the tone for the third WWE Crown Jewel event with a ‘Hell In A Cell’ for the ages, ending their long running feud. (Pic: Getty)
WWE Crown Jewel 2021 went off with a bang.
A star studded card of WWE’s elite performers didn’t disappoint in the third instalment of the Saudi Arabia based pay per view event.
The evening began with Edge and Seth Rollins settling a long running feud in ‘Hell In A Cell’ and finished with Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns battling it out for the WWE Universal Title.
Bianca Belair, Becky Lynch and Sasha Banks put it all on the line for the SmackDown Women’s Title, Big E and Drew McIntyre took it to the extreme for the WWE Title in a nine fight card.
Here’s a look at the highlights from WWE Crown Jewel 2021, results and when the next PPV event will take place and where before the end of an action packed calendar for WWE fans.
WWE Crown Jewel 2021 highlights
Edge and Seth Rollins set the tone for the third WWE Crown Jewel event with a ‘Hell In A Cell’ for the ages, ending their long running feud.
The match lived up to their rivalry with plenty of near falls, with Edge finally taking the victory.
WWE superstar Edge recovered from a ladder fall through a table to wear Rollins down with a chain across the face, wrench beating and a big stomp for the win.
The high octane entertainment continued through the night and the Smackdown Women’s Title between champion Becky Lynch, Sasha Banks and Bianca Belair was another classic.
The triple match encounter had many bright sparks with Belair showing her immense strength, Banks’ skill and Lynch’s tactical workings fitting of a champion.
The match was decided by Lynch rolling Banks up and using the bottom rope for leverage to take the win and a successful title defence in a match which will live long in the memory.
The headline match between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns saw the defending champion retain the title in controversial fashion, with intervention from Paul Heyman.
Heyman threw the WWE Universal belt down the middle of the ring between Reigns and Lesnar, with the latter initially taking control before a double kick from The Usos.
A belt shot from Reigns followed before the champion reclaimed his belt.
WWE Crown Jewel 2021 results
- Hell In A Cell: Edge beat Seth Rollins (A+)
- WWE match: Mansoor pinned Mustafa Ali (B+)
- Raw Tag Team titles: RK-Bro (c) defeated AJ Styles and Omos (B+)
- Queen’s Crown final: Zelina Vega pinned Doudrop (B-)
- Falls Count Anywhere: Goldberg beat Bobby Lashley (B)
- King of the Ring final: Xavier Woods pinned Finn Balor (B+)
- WWE Championship title: Big E (c) defeated Drew McIntyre (A-)
- SmackDown Women’s title: Becky Lynch (c) beat Sasha Banks and Bianca Belair (A)
- WWE Universal Championship: Roman Reigns (c) pinned Brock Lesnar (A+)
Next WWE pay per view event
The next WWE pay per view event will take place on 21 November 2021.
The much anticipated WWE Survivor Series will be held in Brooklyn, New York, and will be the penultimate PPV event of the 2021 calendar.
The final PPV event, WWE TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs, will take place on 12 December 2021 in Chicago, Illinois and will be the last big night before Christmas.
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