WWE Announces Injury to NXT Superstar Elias Samson

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WWE NXT Superstar Elias Samson did suffer a fractured left ankle in the main event of the NXT live event in Nashville this weekend. WWE announced the following today:

Elias Samson injured during NXT Live Event

NXT Superstar Elias Samson suffered a fractured left ankle while competing at an NXT Live Event in Nashville this past weekend, WWE.com has learned.

“The match had to be stopped due to the injury and Elias was helped to the back, unable to bear weight on the ankle,” WWE ringside physician Dr. Chris Amann told WWE.com. “Elias will be put in a cast and crutches, but is expected to make a full recovery.”

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