The WWE Universal Championship match between Brock Lesnar and Braun Strowman was positioned as the third match from the top of the card at Crown Jewel. Baron Corbin walked out to ringside before the match got started. Paul Heyman did his trademark introduction for Lesnar before the match got started. It’s clear that Lesnar is training hard for his UFC return because he looked very lean. Corbin nailed Strowman in the back of the head with the title just before the match got started.
The match got started and Lesnar immediately hit the F5 and went for the pin but Strowman kicked out. Lesnar hit a second F5 but Strowman kicked out again. Lesnar hit a third F5 and went for a pin but Strowman kicked out again.
Lesnar tossed Strowman out of the ring but Strowman was able to get back in the ring before the ref counted him out. Lesnar went for another F5 but Strowman slipped out and nailed Lesnar with a kick. Lesnar caught him again with an F5. Lesnar is the new champion.