Roman Reigns Receives Fine For Actions On RAW, Cedric Alexander On Cruiserweight Title Opportunity

Roman Reigns
Roman Reigns

– WWE.com reports that Roman Reigns has been fined $5,000 for shoving referee John Cone during his title defense against Samoa Joe on Raw last night. Reigns was disqualified as a result of the shove:

Roman Reigns receives $5,000 fine for shoving official on Raw

“Intercontinental Champion Roman Reigns has been fined $5,000 for shoving referee John Cone during his title defense against Samoa Joe on Raw last night, WWE.com can confirm.

“The incident occurred after Reigns backed Joe into the corner of the ring and continued to attack him past the official’s count. When Cone attempted to intercede, Reigns shoved him aside to continue his attack. The champion was subsequently disqualified, though he kept his title as a result of champion’s advantage.”

– On next Monday’s New Year’s edition of Monday Night RAW, WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore will defend his title against Cedric Alexander. Alexander Tweeted out the following regarding his Cruiserweight title shot: