WWE's Paige Pulled From Live Shows Following Injury

WWE star Paige has had to cancel a number of live events following a suspected shoulder injury.

The British wrestler was taken out by a kick to the back from Sasha Banks during a tag-team match on the WWE Holiday Tour.

According to fans who attended the event at Nassau Coliseum in Long Island, Paige wasn't facing Sasha and appeared to not realise that she was about to be kicked.

After the kick, Paige fell to the ground clutching her right arm and medics ran to her aid. The match was cancelled soon after.

A stretcher was brought to the side of the ring, with Paige needed help to get out the ring.

According to pwinsider.com, she has now been pulled from the remaining events due to take place this weekend.

The Mirror reports, that backstage people are saying Paige was hit with a 'stinger' - an injury to the neck or head which causes a stinging sensation.

It's not been a great year for Paige, who had only recently returned to the ring after undergoing surgery on her neck.

The star, originally from Norwich, is yet to comment on the injury, but did retweet a post from a friend which read: "Watching that video makes me cringe. So scary to see. I hope you all realize the risks wrestlers take to entertain you all. And that fight to try to keep going. That's passion."

Fans rushed to social media to express their concern and to wish the star a speedy recovery:

Other praised her for attempting to continue, even though she was clearly injured:

Let's hope she's feeling better and back in the ring as soon as.

Sources: pwinsider.com; Mirror

Featured Image Credit: WWE

Claire Reid

Claire Reid is a journalist at LADbible. Claire graduated from Liverpool John Moores University with a BA in journalism. She’s previously worked at Trinity Mirror. Since joining LADbible, Claire has worked on pieces for the UOKM8? mental health campaign, the Yemen crisis, life in the Calais Jungle as well as a profile of a man who is turning himself into a cyborg.

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