Earlier today it was revealed that Tommaso Ciampa had been injured and would require neck surgery. The NXT Champion is currently involved in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic and had reformed DIY prior to the news.
Sadly, whatever match we were going to get at the upcoming NXT TakeOver event seems to have been put on the shelf. The WWE finally confirmed the news today, stating that the Psycho Killer will undergo anterior cervical fusion tomorrow. Below is the company’s official statement.
NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa to undergo neck surgery
NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa will undergo neck surgery tomorrow, WWE.com has confirmed.
Following a medical evaluation today, Ciampa has been scheduled for an anterior cervical fusion.
Stick with WWE.com for more details as they become available.