Rumors have been circulating regarding Randy Orton’s status for tonight’s WWE Backlash. Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer has confirmed that Orton is indeed out and will not be competing tonight against Bray Wyatt as originally planned.
While WWE has not yet acknowledged his status, or the details of the injury, it is believed there will be an angle that writes him off the show.
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