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Roman Reigns has now been the WWE Universal champion for 1,000 straight days, and Triple H revealed a new title belt on Friday’s edition of SmackDown in honor of his nearly three-year run.
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Reigns defeated then-champion The Fiend and challenger Braun Strowman in a triple threat match at WWE Payback on Aug. 30, 2020 to become champion.
He added the WWE Championship on April 3, 2022 at WrestleMania 38 in a match against Brock Lesnar to become the Undisputed Universal title holder.
Reigns is a four-time WWE champion and a two-time Universal champion. He’s also held the Intercontinental, United States and Tag Team belts one time apiece.
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