The first match for Payback has been announced, and it will be a rematch for the United States Heavyweight Championship. John Cena and Rusev will be engaging in the final chapter of their feud, which was designed to make the latter look like a credible top level performer. Fittingly, it will be an I Quit match. Rumors are floating around that WWE will further the tension by having Lana be the one to wave the white flag for client.
April 27, 2015
In a Russian Chain match at Extreme Rules, John Cena managed to successfully retain his United States Heavyweight Championship by defeating Rusev. The match was not as brutal as usual, but that should have been expected because the demographic has changed tremendously over the years. WWE helped the Russian symphatizer gain some heel heat by having him send Lana to the back because the fans were cheering for her.
April 26, 2015
After making an appearance at Wrestlemania in the corner of Rusev as he dropped the United States Heavyweight Championship to John Cena, Lana returned to the film lot to finish off the Interrogation movie, which also stars WWE legend Edge. Filming has been completely wrapped up now, so the blonde beauty will be making her way back to television. Her first appearance will be on the next episode of Smackdown.
April 1, 2015
In the fifth match at Wrestlemania, John Cena successfully defeated Rusev and captured the United States Heavyweight Championship. He did so by shoving his opponent into Lana, who was knocked down from the apron. As Cena celebrated in the ring, the Russian sympathizer berated his blonde bombshell without showing any signs of concerns about her ankle injury before abandoning her at ringside. She was helped by the referee.
March 29, 2015
There are speculations going around that Lana might not be in attendance at Wrestlemania. She is currently working a television angle where Rusev is upset with her for caving in to John Cena and agreeing to a United States Heavyweight Championship match at Wrestlemania. In real life, the blonde beauty is actually taking some time off the road so that she can film a movie with Edge. She is expected back at the big pay per view.
March 17, 2015
On the latest episode of Smackdown, Lana did not appear by the side of Rusev, who is upset with his companion because she gave into the threat by John Cena and agreed to a United States Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania. She was also not with him at live events over the weekend. The belief is that the gorgeous Russian valet is going to be kept off of television until the big pay per view. She is currently filming a movie with Edge.
March 15, 2015
It looks like Lana will not be combing through the classifieds anytime soon. Her job security with WWE has shot up tremendously. Aside from being involved with Rusev, a performer who is headed towards the main event scene, she has now announced that she will be starring in an upcoming movie that is being produced by the company. The film is called Interrogation, and former world heavyweight champion Edge has a role as well.
March 3, 2015
In the sixth match at Fast Lane, Rusev was successfully able to defend the United States Heavyweight Championship against John Cena via submission. The champion delivered a low blow when the referee was distracted by Lana. That enabled him to get the big kick to Cena, who was essentially knocked out before being placed in the Accolade. Better than expected match, and the ending left room for a rematch at Wrestlemania.
February 22, 2015
For years now, a good amount of fans have been yearning for WWE to bring back the European title. Well, thanks to a social media post by Lana, those flames have been spread even further. She posted a photo of what looks to be a new version of the belt, complete with multiple flags and the new company logo. Many had been speculating that Rusev would be the one to convert the United States Heavyweight Championship into one that suits his character.
December 14, 2014