— At WrestleMania 35, AJ Styles beat Randy Orton who, for several weeks, has claimed to be the rightful standard-bearer of SmackDown LIVE as a 17-year WWE veteran. Unfortunately, “The Phenomenal One” sustained an injury during the match.
According to a report by PWInsider, Styles sustained an injury to his hip during the match. Styles is believed to have suffered the injury while hitting Orton with the Phenomenal Forearm outside of the ring.
Styles flew home to Georgia on Monday and was slated to be evaluated further on Tuesday. PWInsider has not confirmed the evaluation.
Due to the injury, Styles missed his scheduled appearance at WWE’s Wrestlemania Axxess event in Brooklyn, New York on Monday, Fans who purchased a ticket to meet Styles were told that he would not appear due to injury. They were offered a full refund and an autographed photo of Styles being mailed to them or the chance to instead meet new WWE Champion Kofi Kingston instead.
— After beating The Brooklyn Belles on SmackDown LIVE, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Billie Kay and Peyton Royce address Paige’s plan to bring an “an impressive tag team of her own” next week.
— Here are the top 10 moments from the post-WrestleMania 35 episode of Raw.