WWE issued the following statement to ESPN concerning the viral infection impacting the Raw rooster and its Tables, Ladders and Chairs 2017 (TLC 2017) PPV this Sunday.
“We have confirmed that three of our performers have been diagnosed with a viral infection. As a precautionary measure, we are ensuring in-ring performers and staff are tested and immunized in accordance with recommended medical guidelines.”
The above concerns Roman Reigns falling and ill be being replaced by Kurt Angle in his headlining TLC 2017 PPV match.
The WWE superstars infected the earliest were Bray Wyatt and his real-life brother Bo Dallas.
That meant Bray Wyatt’s match at TLC 2017 as Sister Abigail went from this…
…to this now involving AJ Styles from the Smackdown Live brand.
JoJo has also been off TV and it seems that is a precaution as she is Bray Wyatt’s girlfriend.
Despite earlier reports, JoJo’s mom indicated she was not ill on social media.
So far, 4 WWE superstars impacted by this viral strain of meningitis. More superstars are being tested fro communicable diseases so its possible that more superstars will be impacted either coming down with the strain or being pulled off TV or PPV for precautionary reasons.
Monday’s post TLC 2017 PPV edition is being rewritten in light if Roman Reigns situation.
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