Happy New Year! WWE held the 1st edition of Day 1 PPV at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, in whose Main Event, Brock Lesnar won the WWE Championship for the sixth time in his career after beating Big E by pinfall with a F5 in a Fatal 5-Way Match. Seth Rollins, Kevin Owens and Bobby Lashley participated in the Title Match.
Hours before the event began, it was reported that Roman Reigns would not be part of the event after testing positive for COVID-19, for which Brock Lesnar was added to the Title Match for the WWE Championship.
BREAKING: @BrockLesnar to challenge for WWE Championship tonight in Fatal 5-Way Match at #WWEDay1 following @WWERomanReigns testing positive for COVID-19. https://t.co/wXmr4kzcz5 pic.twitter.com/WrRFmDSRjR
— WWE (@WWE) January 1, 2022
Becky Lynch retained the WWE RAW Women’s Championship after beating Liv Morgan by pinfall with the Manhandle Slam in a Title Match. Big Time Beck got a controversial victory after helping herself with the ropes.
Edge defeated The Miz by pinfall with the Spear in a Single Match.
RKBro defeated The Street Profits by pinfall with a pop-up assisted RKO on Montez Ford to retain the WWE RAW Tag Team Championship in a Title Match.
Drew McIntyre defeated Madcap Moss by pinfall with the Claymore in a Single Match.
The Usos defeated The New Day by pinfall with a 3D on Kofi Kingston in a Title Match for the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship.
In the Pre-Show, Sheamus & Ridge Holland defeated Cesaro & Ricochet by pinfall with the Brogue Kick from Sheamus on Cesaro in a Tag Team Match.
– Main Event Match: Brock Lesnar defeated Big E (C), Seth Rollins, Kevin Owens and Bobby Lashley (Fatal 5-Way Match for the WWE Championship)
– Fifth Match: Becky Lynch (C) defeated Liv Morgan (WWE RAW Women’s Championship Match)
– Fourth Match: Edge defeated The Miz with Maryse (Single Match)
– Third Match: RKBro (Randy Orton & Riddle) (C) defeated The Street Profits (Angelo Dawkins & Montez Ford) (WWE RAW Tag Team Championship Match)
– Second Match: Drew McIntyre defeated Madcap Moss with Happy Corbin (Single Match)
– First Match: The Usos (Jey Uso & Jimmy Uso) (C) defeated The New Day (King Woods & Kofi Kingston) (WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match)
– Pre-Show Match: Sheamus & Ridge Holland defeated Cesaro & Ricochet (Tag Team Match)
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