A match originally due to take place at SummerSlam has been postponed until further notice.
The originally advertised match would see Seth Rollins face Riddle in one on one competition. However, during the July 25th episode of WWE Raw, Rollins would deliver a vicious stomp onto Riddle onto the steel steps.
As first broken on the WWE show The Bump, Riddle picked up a stinger as a result of the attack. The Original Bro has not been cleared to compete, and will return when he is at full strength:
More details have been revealed regarding the decision made by WWE, courtesy of Fightful Select. The report states that the injury is storyline and not legitimate, and the decision was made to “creative adjustments.” The report also states that the match has been pencilled in to take place at the Clash at the Castle Premium Live Event.
At the time of writing, the plan for Rollins at SummerSlam are currently unknown.
The updated card for SummerSlam is as follows:
- Roman Reigns (c) vs. Brock Lesnar – Last Man Standing match for the Undisputed WWE Universal Championship.
- Pat McAfee vs. Happy Corbin.
- Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Theory – Singles match for the United States Championship.
- The Usos (c) vs. The Street Profits – Tag team match for the Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championships – Jeff Jarrett to be the special guest referee.
- Liv Morgan (c) vs. Ronda Rousey – Singles match for the SmackDown Women’s Championship.
- The Miz vs. Logan Paul.
- Bianca Belair (c) vs. Becky Lynch – Singles match for the Raw Women’s Championship
- Rey and Dominik Mysterio vs. Finn Balor and Damian Priest – No Disqualification match
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