Update on Finn Balor’s Injury Status
As had been widely reported last week, Finn Balor was set to be evaluated over the weekend prior to the Royal Rumble event, which fuelled wide-spread speculation that Balor could possibly be entrant number 30 on the night.
In an update in regards to Balor’s injury status. Dave Meltzer reports that he was (obviously) not cleared and confirmed that Balor is still aiming to make a return in late February or early March. As of writing, Balor is still expected to appear at Wrestllemania in some sort of capacity, but his possible opponent remains unconfirmed.
Balor suffered a laundry list of injuries following a powerbomb into the barrier from Seth Rollins at Summerslam – a labrum tear, torn biceps, fractured glenoid neck socket, shoulder cartilage damage and a torn pec muscle
WWE Announce Brock Lesnar vs Kevin Owens
The WWE has recently confirmed that Kevin Owens will face off against Brock Lesnar for the first-time at the upcoming SmackDown Live Event in New York City from Madison Square Garden. Due to take place on March 13th, the full card can be seen below.
https://twitter.com/hashtag/sdlive?src=hash”>#sdlive house show at https://twitter.com/hashtag/wwemsg?src=hash”>#wwemsg 3/12 no Styles?!! But Owens vs Lesnar for the universal title ?? tamina is back as a face??? https://t.co/ioeEAyER09″>pic.twitter.com/ioeEAyER09
— Kim (@kimberlasskick) https://twitter.com/kimberlasskick/status/826882428912427008″>1 February 2017