Kyle O’Reilly issues statement on fan concern

Kyle O’Reilly not solely had followers apprehensive, but in addition these in WWE NXT following the stretcher angle after Wednesday’s NXT episode.

Whereas working the primary occasion, Adam Cole kicked him within the head then hit a brainbuster onto the metal steps. Medics had been checking on him because the present got here to a detailed. A fan in attendance of the present received individuals actually involved as that they had claimed O’Reilly suffered a seizure and was taken out of the constructing on a stretcher.

Whereas WWE did have him stretched from ringside to the again, he didn’t actually endure a seizure. It was merely an angle and O’Reilly is okay.

Fightful Choose experiences that on account of O’Reilly’s historical past with diabetes, the angle “brought about loads of concern amongst even the NXT roster, who weren’t certain if the scenario was actual or not.”

It was identified how WWE not telling many of the roster about artistic together with damage angles isn’t out of the peculiar. Additionally, an individual within the firm said this was not a “seizure storyline” as WWE by no means made a point out about it when the thought for the angle was pitched or executed.

When WWE realized how the angle had gotten so out of hand because of the fan falsely said O’Reilly had a seizure, “they despatched phrase that it was only a storyline, and Kyle O’Reilly tweeted about it Thursday.”

Clearly, WWE is constructing to a match between O’Reilly and Cole. Nonetheless, there’s been no phrase but on when that match will happen.