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Samoa Joe Injured
One of Raw’s premier talents finds himself back on the shelf. According to ProWrestlingSheet, Samoa Joe suffered an injury during a commercial shoot last week. Joe reportedly injured his head during the shoot. He has had some bad injury luck as of late, suffering both a concussion and a broken thumb in the past year. Here’s hoping Joe makes a speedy recovery.
NXT UK Results
The NXT UK brand spent this week’s episode setting up two different title matches for the next two weeks. Next week Kay Lee Ray faces Toni Storm in an I Quit match for the NXT UK Women’s Championship. The show also set up WALTER versus Dave Mastiff in two weeks for the NXT UK Championship. They also had some quality British grappling on the show as always. Full results are below:
- Tyler Bate def. Joseph Connors
- Noam Dar def. Josh Morrell
- Ilja Dragunov def. Joe Coffey
In related NXT UK news, Tyler Bate has been pulled from an upcoming OTT show due to injury. Hopefully Bate will not be out for long.
— OTT WRESTLING (@OTT_wrestling) February 20, 2020
Weekly AEW-NXT Ratings
As usual, everyone wants to know who wins the Wednesday night ratings war. A solid showing for both shows this week, but AEW takes the crown for a stellar show.
— Bryan Alvarez (@bryanalvarez) February 20, 2020
One for the Road:
EC3, Braun Strowman and Drake Maverick are the action hero trio we need.
If this picture gets 4234 rts we will literally partner with “professional” film makers, create an insanely over the top “action” movie trailer write script, crowd-fund it based on overwhelming positive feedback, cast Reginald Vel Johnson, film it, release it, & change the world pic.twitter.com/L82zlmISmM
— I|I essential character I|I (@therealec3) February 20, 2020