Big E and Kofi Kingston had been each unlikely heroes who lastly achieved their goals of hoisting the WWE Championship. Sadly, the 2 had been additionally overwhelmed for the title by Brock Lesnar beneath lower than excellent circumstances.
Kofi was downed by The Beast Incarnate in simply eight seconds, ending “KofiMania” on an episode of SmackDown. In the meantime, E dropped the belt to Lesnar in a Deadly 5-way match on WWE Day 1.
The New Day members had been then quietly returned to the tag staff picture, with neither receiving a one-on-one rematch in opposition to Brock.
Nonetheless, each remained constructive. In a latest interview with Z100’s Josh Martinez, Big E praised his accomplice New Day for his professionalism. The Powerhouse of Positivity revealed that regardless of the abrupt finish to his reign, Kofi by no means complained:
“I think the thing with Kofi [Kingston] He’s not a guy who’s going to pull you aside and lecture you, but he’s someone who leads by action,” E stated. “That’s what I like, you know , I just got to see the way he was handling things with his title chase and the way things ended. It’s kind of – it’s interesting, I’ll say, how our races weren’t too drastically different, you know?” (H/T POST Battle)
You possibly can take a look at Big E’s interview under:
Big E lately reunited with Kofi Kingston on WWE SmackDown
Shortly after dropping the WWE Championship, E was returned to Monday Night time RAW’s SmackDown and reunited with Kofi Kingston. They presently compete as a staff on the blue model.
The New Day is without doubt one of the most enduring and profitable tag groups in WWE historical past. The staff of Kofi, E and Xavier Woods mixed have received tag staff gold 11 instances along with Big E and Kofi successful the WWE Championship as soon as every.
King Xavier Woods is presently out of motion on account of damage. When he returns, The New Day can be entire once more. It is going to be attention-grabbing to see what they do subsequent.