AEW has announced that Fenix has been removed from the Ladder Match Casino on Saturday's Double or Nothing pay-per-view. He will be replaced by Joey Janela.
Fenix was injured on AEW Dynamite when he made a great dive on the top rope. The competitors were unable to catch him and he landed hard on the ground on his back and hip. Fenix had hoped to work on the show, but the decision was made not to fight. AEW noted that the injury was not too serious and is expected to return to the ring soon.
As noted above, Dr. Britt Baker, D.M.D. He was also removed from the program after suffering a knee injury at Dynamite. There are no updates on the nature of his injury, but it is believed to be serious and that he could be out of action for several months.
.@ReyFenixMx it is outside of #CasinoLadderMatch Due to injury. Fenix is not expected to waste significant time. @JANELABABY Now you enter the Ladder Match Casino. 1 mysterious fighter is still TBA. DOUBLE or NOTHING is available from all major providers @brlive @FiteTV morning 8 / 7c pic.twitter.com/0RKeirEhtU
– All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) May 23, 2020