Reigns and Ambrose subsequently quietly disbanded, with Reigns using new entrance music. On the June 16 episode of Raw, Reigns goaded Vickie Guerrero into adding him to the battle royal to qualify for a spot for the Money in the Bank ladder match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Money in the Bank; he won by eliminating Rusev. At Money in the Bank, Reigns failed to win the title. At Battleground,
Reigns took place in the fatal four-way match for the WWE World
Heavyweight Championship in which Cena won to retain the championship. The following night on Raw, Triple H had planned on announcing Randy Orton as the number one contender for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, but Reigns attacked Orton, causing Triple H to lose faith in him and replace him in the title match, beginning a feud between the two which culminated with Reigns defeating Orton at SummerSlam.