As noted, Mae Young Classic star Tegan Nox suffered a serious injury on Thursday night during one of her tournament matches, forcing the referee to stop the bout early.
WWE.com has officially confirmed that the 23-year-old star, formerly known as Nixon Newell, injured her left leg while performing a dive to the outside of the ring. She was taken to a nearby hospital to be evaluated, and we are currently waiting to hear back on her condition and the severity of her injuries.
Triple H Thanks MYC Staff
Triple H posted the following message via social media, commenting on a successful two day set of Mae Young Classic tapings at Full Sail University. Follow this link for complete taping results. As noted, a top star who was expected to be heavily featured in this year’s tournament suffered a serious injury during Thursday’s tapings.
The 2018 #WWEMYC showcased the triumph and heartbreak that makes our business so special. Incredible competition with phenomenal athletes over two historic nights. Thank you to the talent, @WWEPerformCtr coaches and @WWE staff for another @MaeYoungClassic. pic.twitter.com/bdxpyA0dWj
— Triple H (@TripleH) August 10, 2018