Rey Mysterio suffered an injury at WWE Payback and will be out of action for awhile. WWE confirmed on Monday night that Mysterio suffered a torn triceps during his tag-team match with Dominik against Seth Rollins and Buddy Murphy.
Rollins vs. Mysterio had been heavily hyped all week long but they were forced to change that after the injury.
You can check out the official WWE.com announcement below:
Rey Mysterio suffered a torn triceps during his match at WWE Payback Sunday night, WWE.com has learned.
Mysterio teamed up with his son, Dominik, to defeat Seth Rollins & Murphy at the live WWE Network special. He was originally scheduled to face Seth Rollins on Raw in a match where the winner would advance to a Triple Threat Match later in the night, which would determine WWE Champion Drew McIntyre’s opponent at WWE Clash of Champions. Dominik will replace his father in the bout.
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