Elias has been pulled from tonight’s SmackDown Live following a reported injury.
According to PWInsider, Elias has an ankle injury preventing him from competing in the King Of The Ring tournament tonight at SmackDown Live. The decision was made today not to let him perform, and details regarding the severity of the issue yet to be known.
Elias was scheduled to face Chad Gable in the King Of The Ring semi-finals tonight. We will update this page once a replacement is known.
WWE issued the following
Injury forces Elias to withdraw from King of the Ring tournament
Due to an injury, Elias will not compete in his scheduled King of the Ring semifinal match against Chad Gable.
Stay with WWE Digital platforms and watch SmackDown LIVE tonight on USA Network at 8/7 c for further updates as the situation develops.