At Tuesday night’s SmackDown television taping, Mr. Money in the Bank Randy Orton was injured during his match against World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio. According to WWE medical personnel, the nine-time World Champion suffered a cervical strain and cervical neuropraxia.
Check back with WWE.com for details as they become available.
Update: According to Randy himself, via his Twitter account earlier today, he stated that he was in fact fine and that it was just part of the job. Nonetheless, we’re happy to hear he’s doing well. You can see what he had to say below.
Hey, remember when I said don't listen to the net? I'm fine. Del Rio's kicks are hard as hell, and I caught one to the neck, part of the job
— Randy Orton (@RandyOrton) July 17, 2013