When the company announced that John Cena would be forced to miss the upcoming tour of Australia due to a broken nose, they knew that they needed someone special to replace their biggest draw. Fortunately for WWE, Antonio Cesaro has been gaining momentum and popularity as of late. He has been announced as the replacement by Shawn Michaels, and he will be facing Kevin Owens.
August 1, 2015
In a sign that his broken nose injury might be a lot more serious than the internet wrestling community believes, John Cena has not only been pulled from live events and telvision, the United States Heavyweight Champion has also been removed from the upcoming tour of Australia. That is a pretty serious move because WWE knows that Cena is quite the draw in that country.
July 31, 2015
Fans attending WWE live events this upcoming weekend might be in for a bit of disappointment if they were looking forward to see John Cena and Randy Orton. The two of them have been pulled from the road. Management is going to try to supplement the show by having Seth Rollins defending the heavyweight championship against Roman Reigns on one tour. The other will be headlined by Rusev, Dean Ambrose and Ryback.
April 30, 2015
In yet another sign of how much of a company guy that he is, John Cena revealed that he has been working this past week with a fever. That has not prevented him from working matches for WWE and working out hard at the gym. The feeling is that he will not take time away from the road unless he is suffering from a major injury. Cena worked the tour of Europe despite receiving a pretty serious eye injury during a match with Cody Rhodes.
April 23, 2015
As a sign of how seriously concerned WWE is about the health of Daniel Bryan, the company has now confirmed that he was sent home early from the tour of Europe. He worked a tag team match with John Cena during the Smackdown taping. The front office then put him on a plane, so that he can go home and recover. Officials are saying that it is a precautionary move. No word yet on when Bryan will be heading back on the road to work.
April 15, 2015
Since the company has grown from a territory to being a global entity, it is natural to wonder what else is left for WWE to accomplish. The question was thrown at John Cena during a Wrestlemania promotional event this week. Ever the public relations expert, he stated that there is still room for a lot of improvement from the company. He stated that he would love for them to be able to tour India and China more frequently.
March 28, 2015