WWE Great Balls of Fire 2017 resulted into a successful event show casing 5 Championships and some big clashes on the line. Since its announcement in July, there were lots of talks and fun going on the event name. However, the event was jam packed with massive audience and was a great show to watch.
The world was deliberately waiting for the big title match between Samoa Joe and Brock Lesnar as rivalry between both them was gaining huge attention. It all started when Samoa Joe became the number 1 contender for WWE Universal title after defeating Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, Seth Rollins and Finn Balor in a Fatal 5 Way match at Extreme Rules. His fearless attitude towards Lesnar and the desire to beat him was extremely unexpectable.
At the beginning of the match when Paul Hemin was introducing Lesnar, Samoa Joe hit him from behind even before the bell ranged and take him out of the ring. He then drop Lesnar on the announce table and Lesnar took forever to get out from the trauma of what happened and come back into the ring.
After that Joe dominated for some time and traps Lesnar into coquina clutch and turns his face purple. However Lesnar survives and sends Joe into suplex city. Then this process repeats again for few times until Lesnar hits F5 to Joe and won the title again.
The match was short but interesting at the same time. In total Joe trapped Lesnar 3 times into coquina clutch and Lesner German Suplex 6 times. It seemed that both the athletes has short of moves but maintained the suspense till the last moment of the match.
Next day after the Event-
Soon after the Great balls of fire on WWE RAW(10 July,2017), Kurt Angle came out to the Ring and called Brock Lesner to plan a title match again at Summer Slam. As they were discussing on it, Roman Reigns and Samoa Joe enter into the ring calming an opportunity for the title against Lesner. Then Kurt Angle fix a match between Joe & Reigns and the winner of this match will face Brock Lesner for the WWE Universal title at Summer Slam.