A fan vote had determined that Samoa Joe would be Bayley’s tag partner for the Mixed Match Challenge.
However, Raw General Manager Kurt Angle took to Twitter to inform the WWE Universe that Joe had suffered an injury during last night’s RAW. Therefore, the runner-up Elias will team up with Bayley.
Here are Angle’s tweets on the matter:
And watch below to see Elias’ original attempt to persuade the fan vote in his favor:
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