WWE has revealed that the deliberate SummerSlam bout between Seth Rollins and Riddle will now happen at a later date.
WWE has confirmed that the scheduled SummerSlam match between Riddle and Seth “Freakin” Rollins has been delayed as a result of (kayfabe) damage Riddle sustained following the brutal beat down he took from Rollins on this Monday’s version of Uncooked.
In case you missed it, Rollins ambushed Riddle following the principle occasion of Uncooked, throughout which The Bloodline (Roman Reigns, Jimmy Uso & Jey Uso) defeated Riddle and The Avenue Income (Montez ford & Angelo Dawkins). After the bell, Rollins made his method down the ramp and exchanged a look along with his former SHIELD brother Roman Reigns, earlier than continuing to the ring the place he rubbed salt in Riddle’s wounds … and created a number of extra within the course of.
Information of each Riddle’s damage and the match postponement was first introduced on the newest episode of The Bump. In accordance with the announcement, Riddle sulfured a brachial plexus damage (also referred to as a stinger) and will probably be out of motion till he regains his energy.
Rollins took to social media to handle the delay shortly after the announcement was made.
“For anybody who bought a ticket to [SummerSlam] hoping to see me in motion, I apologize,” Rollins tweeted on July 27. “I did the whole lot I might over the past 6 months to earn my spot on this present, however some issues are out of my management. Thanks for all the time singing my music. They’ll hear ya sometime.”
The primary post-SummerSlam WWE premium stay occasion is Conflict At The Fortress, which takes place in Cardiff, Wales on September 3. In accordance with a current Fightful Choose report, WWE intends to maneuver Riddle/Rollins to that card.
SummerSlam 2022 goes down this Saturday (August 30) in Nashville, Tennessee.
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