Injury Updates On Finn Balor And Kyle O’Reilly After NXT TakeOver 31
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Finn Balor and Kyle O’Reilly brought the fight to the Capitol Wrestling Center and it left one battered and one bloodied. On Sunday’s NXT TakeOver 31 post-show media call, Triple H addressed both men’s statuses, saying O’Reilly was being evaluated while the call was taking place, and Balor was being sent for x-rays on his jaw. He noted that “hopefully we’re in good shape” but the event didn’t have any other reportable injuries coming out of the event.
WWE.com has since posted the following, noting that O’Reilly suffered a number of broken teeth during the main event NXT Championship match.
The main event of NXT TakeOver 31 was a brutal, hard-hitting battle for the NXT Championship between Finn Bálor and Undisputed ERA’s Kyle O’Reilly. In the aftermath of the grueling main event, it has become evident that both Superstars are worse for wear.
O’Reilly has a number of broken teeth as a result of the fight with The Prince, WWE.com has learned. O’Reilly is also being evaluated for additional injuries.
WWE.com can also report that Bálor has been taken to a local medical facility for CAT scans to determine if he suffered potential facial fractures in his successful title defense.