Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins is one of the big money matches WWE has put on over the past few years – but who has won the most matches out of the two former Shield members?
Ever since The Shield debuted in WWE in 2012, Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns have been two of the biggest stars in the company.
Along with Dean Ambrose, the duo became top stars almost instantly upon their WWE debut, attacking main event talent like John Cena and Ryback.
The trio won the championship in WWE, including Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns becoming WWE Tag Team Champions in their first year in the company.
They had some excellent matches teaming together, including their Battleground 2014 matches against Cody Rhodes and Goldust.
Seth Rollins eventually turned on Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose, and began a feud with the duo from 2015 onward. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns were scheduled to face off for the first time at Night of Champions 2015, but an injury to Reigns put the match on ice.
The pair first met in the ring at Wrestlemania 31 when Rollins cashed in his Money in the Bank contract to make the Brock Lesnar vs Roman Reigns match for the WWE Championship a triple threat, winning the title and getting a first victory over Roman Reigns.
Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns have wrestled 30 times during their WWE career, but how many times has Seth Rollins beaten Roman Reigns in WWE?
How many times has Seth Rollins beat Roman Reigns?
Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns faced each other 30 times in WWE in singles matches. Both wrestlers have pulled off victories over the other, although one wrestler has many more wins over the other.
Since their break up in 2014 when Rollins betrayed Reigns and Ambrose in the Shield, Roman Reigns vs Seth Rollins has taken place across WWE TV, Pay-Per-Views and in house shows.
The breakdown for the matches between the two are as follows;
- Roman Reigns has beaten Seth Rollins 19 times over their 30 matches
- Seth Rollins has beaten Roman Reigns 10 times (including a DQ victory at Royal Rumble 2022)
- Seth Rollins has never lost to Roman Reigns on Pay Per View
- Seth Rollins has beaten Roman Reigns for the World Championship twice (Wrestlemania 31, Money in the Bank 2016) while Reigns has never beaten Rollins for the Championship
- One of their matches ended in a count-out
- Seth Rollins is the only person to pin Roman Reigns cleanly more than once in WWE (Money in the Bank 2016, Raw in 2019)
Roman Reigns has held the WWE Universal Championship since 2019 and is the longest reigning champion in the titles history.
He is also the WWE Champion, having beaten Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania 38 to win the title and be the first man since Randy Orton in 2013 to hold two world championships concurrently.
While Roman Reigns is the double champion, Seth Rollins generally has his number on Pay Per View.
He has a winning record on pay-per-views in single matches and has beaten the Tribal Chief twice to become world champion. He even defeated Reigns in a title match at the 2022 Royal Rumble, although as it was by DQ the title did not change hands.
Seth Rollins vs Roman Reigns is rumoured to take place at Wrestlemania 39, with Rollins being one of the favourites to win the 2023 Royal Rumble.
However, other reports have concluded that Cody Rhodes will face Seth Rollins, while Reigns will defend his Universal Championship against The Rock.