Cena injured on WWE European Tour according to WWE
website - 28th April 2013
Cena tweeted Sunday afternoon: "Finally home
from a great European tour. I'm banged up, but I'm
not going to miss Monday Night #Raw."
champion John Cena suffered an ankle injury on the
European Tour, according to WWE's website. WWE did
not reveal the severity of the claimed injury.
reported: "Cena sustained an injury during WWE's
European tour. The WWE Champion injured his right
Achilles tendon while battling Ryback."
framed the injury - whether legitimate or not - as
potentially affecting Cena's title defense against
Ryback at the Extreme Rules PPV in May.
sets up Cena to be a "vulnerable champion"
and the title to be in jeopardy at Extreme Rules,
creating doubts about the match outcome. This is especially
necessary because most people believe Cena will have
a long title reign and because Ryback has yet to win
a "big match" during his six-month run that
started in October.
Monday's Raw episode, Cena and Ryback are scheduled
to face The Shield in a handicap match on the first
show back from the European Tour. WWE did not address
Cena's status for that match.
- WWE Champion John Cena injured during WWE European
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