Welcome to the WWE Live News Blog for today, December 8, 2016. All the WWE news & Professional Wrestling stories of the day will be reported in this live blog, so keep checking it throughout the day for the latest news from the world of WWE & Professional Wrestling.
1. AJ Styles Pulled From This Weekend’s SmackDown Live Events, Funny Photo of James Ellsworth
WWE World Champion AJ Styles suffered a minor ankle injury during his TLC match at TLC 2016. Due to this injury, he didn’t compete in his scheduled WWE World Title match against James Ellsworth on SmackDown Live and has been pulled from this weekend’s SmackDown Live Events as well.
Styles didn’t work this Monday’s WWE Live Event in Tyler, Texas either. Below are the results from that show:
– Apollo Crews, Jack Swagger & Hype Bros def. The Ascension & The Vaudevillians
– Baron Corbin def. Kalisto
– Kalisto def. Curt Hawkins
– Nikki Bella def. Carmella & Natalya
– Kane & American Alpha def. SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Wyatt Family (Bray Wyatt, Randy Orton & Luke Harper)
– Rhyno & Heath Slater def. Breezango
– SmackDown Women’s Championship Match: Alexa Bliss (c) def. Becky Lynch to retain the Title.
– Intercontinental Championship Match: The Miz (c) def. Dean Ambrose and Dolph Ziggler to retain the Title.
In the main event of the show, James Ellsworth came out to distract Ambrose & Ziggler.
Below is a photo of Ellsworth hiding (for a run-in) tweeted by a fan in attendance:
— Polaroid Black (@thetexasboy91) December 6, 2016
It should be noted that this show had an indy show like set up:
— Randell watson (@randellw02) December 6, 2016
2. WWE 205 Live Results From Last Night
Below are the results from this week’s episode of WWE 205 Live:
– Noam Dar def. Cedric Alexander
– Ariya Daivari def. Jack Gallagher
– Cruiserweight Championship Match: Rich Swann (c) def. The Brain Kendrick to retain the Title.
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