After Monday Night Raw went off the air, Braun Strowman worked a dark match against Dolph Ziggler, Sami Zayn and Roman Reigns. During the match, Luke Harper suffered some sort of knee injury. However, the bigger news was the fact that Strowman was punched in the face by a fan. Security were quick to jump in and remove the fan from the arena. WWE has had several issues over the past years with fans attacking wrestlers.
March 22, 2016
Some very sad news to report from Japan. Wrestling legend Hayabusa has been found dead. Early reports are saying that he passed away from a subarachnoid hemorrhage. The man known legally as Eiji Ezaki was just 47 years old. Ezaki had been bound to a wheelchair for more than a decade after suffering a horrific injury during a wrestling match. Some may remember Hayabusa from a series of matches that he did for ECW.
March 4, 2016
Some bad news for GFW. Their world heavyweight champion is now out of commission. Through social media, Brutus Magnus revealed that he tore his biceps and will be needing a couple of months of rehabilitation. The injury was suffered while he was doing a tour of Mexico for Konnan. Magnus did not give a timetable for his return but the belief is that Global Force Wrestling will need a new champion.
December 2, 2015
At a time when WWE needs as many top level stars around as possible, some bad news has been revealed about Randy Orton and his shoulder injury. Reports have surfaced that he could be out as long as six months after surgery. Orton could opt out of surgery, but that means that his shoulder has a higher chance of being dislocated every time he steps into the ring. Surgery enables him to return by Wrestlemania.
November 5, 2015
Some bad news for Seth Rollins. While working a live event in Dublin, the world heavyweight champion suffered an injury in the ring. It was later revealed to be a tweaked knee. Since a lot of fans in Europe have paid money to see the champion, the belief is that Rollins is going to simply tape it up and tough it out. WWE will more than likely change up the match to protect the injury.
November 4, 2015
Thanks to a couple of injuries and main roster promotions, the NXT roster took a bit of a hit this year. Some good news is on the way, however. Hideo Itami is set to make his return much sooner than expected. Initially, the star from Japan was supposed to sit out a shoulder injury until the early part of 2016. Now, he might be back as soon as the end of October. At the very least, he should be back before 2015 ends.
October 7, 2015
Some good news in regards to the injury that Sting suffered at Night of Champions during his WWE Heavyweight Championship match against Seth Rollins. While it still seems quite severe, reports have surfaced that his neck is definitely not broken. Some are still considered that it might be a spinal injury. Regardless, though, management is said to be hesitant about using him in the ring again.
September 23, 2015
Some really bad news for those of you that are hoping to see a Wyatt Family reunion this year. Any plans that have been discussed are now thrown out the window because Erick Rowan is now required to be out of action until at least the end of the year. He suffered a torn biceps injury during a live event earlier in the month.
June 26, 2015
Some bad news for the Wolves. Eddie Edwards suffered some sort of injury during the latest round of Impact Wrestling taping, and reports are surfacing that it is a broken foot, which would require him to take some time away from TNA to recover. The duo was set for a major push with management putting the tag team championship on them a couple of weeks ago after having two legendary teams put them over before then.
February 17, 2015
Some potentially bad news for NXT, as it appears as if Finn Balor might have suffered some sort of leg injury during a live event in Cocoa Beach over the weekend. It happened during a triple threat match that also featured Hideo Itami and Adrian Neville. Balor sold a hurricanrana from Neville, which is where the injury presumably happened. WWE has not commented on the situation, but there are those that believe that Balor might just be selling.
January 24, 2015