• Big E Broke His Neck On Tonight’s SmackDown (Video)
In a backstage interview on tonight’s SmackDown, Sheamus and Ridge Holland talked about destroying The New Day’s ATV last week.
Sheamus then introduced his new protégé – NXT wrestler Pete Dunne. Pete’s new name is Butch.
Sheamus & Ridge Holland then defeated The New Day with some help from Butch. Butch then attacked Kofi Kingston after the match.
During this tag team match, Big E landed on his head on the outside due to a Belly-To-Belly Overhead Suplex from Holland.
You can watch it below:
After the match, Big E was taken out on a stretcher.
Big E has now announced that he broke his neck. You can watch the video he posted on Twitter below:
— Ettore “Big E” Ewen (@WWEBigE) March 12, 2022
• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (March 11, 2004) – WWE SmackDown!
On this day in 2004, World Wrestling Entertainment aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE SmackDown!’.
It was pre-taped at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE WrestleMania XX’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. John Cena vs. Rhyno
2. Rey Mysterio, Funaki, Billy Kidman & Ultimo Dragon vs. Akio, Sakoda, Tajiri & Jamie Noble
3. Eddie Guerrero vs. Shelton Benjamin
4. The Big Show vs. John Walters & Arch Kincaid
5. Rikishi & Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Basham Brothers