Bayley Suffers Injury During WWE Live Event Match in Salisbury, Maryland

In a twist of fate, wrestling star Bayley sustains injury.

by Noman Rasool
Bayley Suffers Injury During WWE Live Event Match in Salisbury, Maryland

On Sunday night, WWE superstar Bayley reportedly sustained a knee injury during a non-televised live event in Salisbury, Maryland. This information comes from a report from the prominent wrestling news site, PWInsider. The event unfolded as a contest involving Bayley, Charlotte Flair, and the reigning WWE Women's Champion, Asuka.

As Bayley executed a clothesline move, her knee, unfortunately, buckled under her, leading to an abrupt halt in the match.

"Bayley's Match Halted Due to Injury"

Following the unexpected incident, the match was promptly put on hold.

Bayley was escorted to the backstage area under the supervision of WWE officials, giving weight to the severity of the situation. Information from WWE sources cited by PWInsider indicates this was not a scripted event but an unfortunate real-time injury.

This incident has raised concerns amongst fans, as Bayley has had a previous run-in with knee issues. In July 2021, the former SmackDown Women's Champion suffered a torn ACL, sidelining her from action until her grand return at SummerSlam on July 30, 2022.

After the incident, Bayley took to Twitter to update her followers about her condition. The SmackDown star posted a picture of her bandaged knee, reassuring fans with the caption, "I'll be alright, thanks, everyone." This incident further depletes Bayley's stable, Damage CTRL, already operating one member short.

Fellow teammate Dakota Kai suffered a torn ACL during a SmackDown event on May 12. This injury occurred during a match where Liv Morgan and Raquel Rodriguez defended the WWE Women's Tag Team Titles against Kai and Bayley. Shortly after the incident, Kai had to undergo surgery.

This match was also the unfortunate event that led to Morgan's shoulder injury, prompting the team to give up their titles. However, Morgan and Rodriguez have recaptured the WWE Women's Tag Team Championships in a remarkable turnaround.

They clinched the titles after defeating Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler on July 1 at the Money in the Bank event. As things stand, they are currently the WWE Women's Tag Team Titles holders.