Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Black Terminator

Alexa Bliss Update: Concussion Issues Considered “Worrisome”

12 posts in this topic

Quote

As noted, WWE has announced Nikki Cross as the replacement for Alexa Bliss in the Women’s Ladder Match at tonight’s WWE Money In The Bank 2019 pay-per-view.

Apparently Cross had been on standby per orders of WWE specifically in case something like this happened.

 

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter gave the latest update on Bliss’ status on Sunday morning’s episode of Wrestling Observer Radio.

According to Meltzer, this is already at least the second time this year that Bliss has been on the sidelines with what is being described as “worrisome” concussion-related issues.

“Alexa Bliss from what I understand, the actual medical condition that WWE has released internally is ‘undisclosed’ … and ‘undisclosed’ has become a euphemism for concussion,” Meltzer said on Sunday’s episode at F4WOnline.com. “That doesn’t mean for sure that it’s a concussion, although it’s been reported by several people that it’s a concussion and certainly that would be the one you’d expect. And she did throw up after taking a bad bump, and that often also means concussion.”

On Saturday, Alexa Bliss took to social media to address the concussion rumors and how her career could be in jeopardy as a result.

“My career is just fine,” wrote Bliss via her official Twitter page (@AlexaBliss_WWE). “Thank you for the concern though.”

WWE Money In The Bank 2019 goes down from the XL Center in Hartford, Connecticut tonight. The show will air live on pay-per-view, and will also stream live via the WWE Network. Join us here at SEScoops.com this evening for live play-by-play results coverage of the event.

Source:  https://www.sescoops.com/alexa-bliss-update-concussion-issues-considered-worrisome/

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't need to go through this roller coaster again. Pull through Queen! It was so refreshing seeing her back in the ring.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

How does she get all of these concussions when she doesn't even bump to begin with? :k2:

7 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

The last few months as a Bliss stan I swear.

DSX14FP.gif

2 people like this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
36 minutes ago, Twisted Bliss said:

The last few months as a Bliss stan I swear.

DSX14FP.gif

I know sis.....all we want is a face turn 

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 minutes ago, Majesty said:

I know sis.....all we want is a face turn 

Its never going to happen.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 5/19/2019 at 4:22 PM, blond. said:

How does she get all of these concussions when she doesn't even bump to begin with? :k2:

🙄 Bc you see all the dark matches/house show matches she does right? Which I’m sure is where this happened. Don’t find this stuff joke-worthy. 

I would say it’s pretty worrisome that a “bad bump” would make her puke... given how long/badly she was failing concussion tests after Rousey. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wwe just announced the June line up for the Tokyo shows on the 28th and 29th.

Becky Lynch vs. Alexa Bliss for the RAW Women's Championship

4CGeBbl.gif

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Twisted Bliss said:

Wwe just announced the June line up for the Tokyo shows on the 28th and 29th.

Becky Lynch vs. Alexa Bliss for the RAW Women's Championship

4CGeBbl.gif

Oh no.

I sure do hope sis is okay though.

4CGeBbl.gif

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
32 minutes ago, Kevin Thomas said:

Oh no.

I sure do hope sis is okay though.

4CGeBbl.gif

Its a good sign since they just announced the updated card.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, Twisted Bliss said:

Its a good sign since they just announced the updated card.

I've kind of been quietly rooting for her since the Royal Rumble return. It's always a great thing anytime someone is able to come back from being hurt, and I think Alexa has been shining so much with A Moment of Bliss. I just wasn't a fan of the original Becky/Alexa feud and hope that this card isn't a sign of things to come creatively, but as long as she's healthy that's all that matters in the long run!

1 person likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
31 minutes ago, Kevin Thomas said:

I've kind of been quietly rooting for her since the Royal Rumble return. It's always a great thing anytime someone is able to come back from being hurt, and I think Alexa has been shining so much with A Moment of Bliss. I just wasn't a fan of the original Becky/Alexa feud and hope that this card isn't a sign of things to come creatively, but as long as she's healthy that's all that matters in the long run!

If she’s healthy I honestly don’t care who she feuds with at this point. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Similar Content

    • Alexa Talks Nikki Cross, Return to Ring, and New 365 Special
      By Twisted Bliss
      After only being home for 24 hours in one month there are two things that keep in-demand WWE superstar Alexa Bliss going: concealer for dark circles and concealer to energize the body.
      The former multi-time women’s champion has been busy circling the globe and wouldn’t have it any other way. A recent travel itinerary took her and Natalya to Saudi Arabia, which recently hosted Super ShowDown. The 27-year-old spent time shopping, participating in a hospital visit and taking in the environment in Jeddah. She believes progress is being made when it comes to featuring women on the card of these big events.
      “I didn’t really know what to expect in Saudi Arabia,” Bliss said.
      “I knew it wasn’t going to be like Abu Dhabi. It’s very interesting to see how everything is over there. We had fun. When Nattie and I got to interact with kids in the hospital, they knew who we were. They know the product. The show itself was awesome. It was actually a really good experience.
      “...Every woman Natalya and I spoke to were super welcoming and asking us how we liked Jeddah. They said whatever they could do to make our stay better to let them know. Women there were just so excited to meet us. We had so many come up to us thanking us for coming and how they really hope to see a match. I think it’s definitely within reach. Everyone seems to be on board with us having match there.”
      Viewers have also been for the recent friendship blossoming between Bliss and emerging talent Nikki Cross. Knowing the feeling the fresh face on the main roster, "The Goddess" has taken a liking to the NXT call-up.
      WWE
      “I love working with characters who are new and haven’t been in the title picture,” Bliss said. “We are just having fun with it. That’s the best part of it. Everything we are doing, interacting, is just us. I think us having reads nice on camera with our natural chemistry.
      “We’ve been traveling together. It’s always fun when you get along with the person you work with. That can help. We haven’t seen her too much on WWE TV, so if this helps build her character while having fun at the same time, it’s a good situation to be in.”
      Heel or babyface, Bliss looks for enjoyment with every segment and seeing where a particular story can go. An element of her recent run that has developed a life of its own has been an infatuation with coffee. It has gotten to the point where fans can purchase “Twisted Bliss Coffee” t-shirts and mugs.
      “That was 100 percent organic. With ‘Moment of Bliss’ I’ve had coffee sitting on the table every week. So that was never a new thing. The coffee bits have been there,” Bliss explained.
      “I knew I was going to be ringside for a particular match and look disinterested, so I just brought my coffee with me. It became a thing after that because I just stood ringside drinking my coffee. Nobody really has stood ringside drinking coffee, so I thought when I go backstage Vince [McMahon] would either like it or fire me. They ended up liking it.”
      And for those wondering what Bliss’ go-to coffee order is, it depends on location. Domestically, it’s an almond milk latte with sugar-free mocha and two Splendas. The way to her heart internationally is the same drink, only with sugar-free vanilla and two sweeteners. Getting past the java talk, Bliss is glad to return regularly to the ring after being sidelined by concussions.
      “At first I was very nervous, coming back to the ring because I didn’t know exactly what was going on in my head,” she said. “I knew I had a concussion, but I didn’t really research concussions. Then I was sent to a concussion specialist in Pittsburgh who pretty much schooled me on pretty much everything on concussions.
      “It made me feel a lot better about the whole situation. It made me feel I was in charge of my injury. It made me feel like I understood it. I’m definitely not nervous at all being in the ring. I was at first, but now that I’m educated on the topic and know the steps to take to make sure it doesn’t happen again. With the brain exercises that I do and eye exercises, I feel like I’m more prepared than ever now.”
      Coming up at the Stomping Grounds pay-per-view, Bliss is gearing up to face Bayley for the SmackDown Live women’s championship. The challenger is admittedly surprised to be back in the title picture so soon, but is grateful for the opportunity.
      “I’m happy to see the different kind of Bayley,” Bliss said. “I feel like for a while we lost Bayley a little bit in the Boss ‘n’ Hug Connection just because Sasha’s personality is so big. I feel like sometimes you need to hear from Bayley a little bit more.
      “The fact that she is able to show this more aggressive side just helps the character so much more and the people as well. It’s just a lot of fun to be a character and see it change over time. The fact she is reinventing herself is awesome.”
      Those who can’t get enough of Bliss can stay on the WWE Network after Stomping Grounds as the popular superstar is the subject of the latest installment of WWE 365. The documentary chronicles her journey from one calendar year from one WrestleMania to another. Bliss remembers first being approached about the project and not thinking she was interesting enough.
      “It’s crazy to see,” she said. “It was crazy to see the roller coaster that it was. They literally have everything in there. Every concussion, every setback, every time I was told I wasn’t clear. Then working out at the Performance Center trying to get cleared. It just showed that whole process. I just saw a rough cut of it, and it was crazy to watch it back to see how much a person can go through in a year and not even realize it.
       
    • Alexa And Natalya Flying to Saudi Arabia
      By Twisted Bliss
      There's now heavy speculation on WWE doing a women's division match at WWE Super ShowDown in Saudi Arabia on Friday. This would be the first time female Superstars perform in the Kingdom, if it happens.
      We noted earlier, via PWInsider, that Natalya is making the trip to Saudi Arabia for Friday's big event in Jeddah. Fightful has since revealed that Alexa Bliss is also making the trip. There's no official word yet on why they are making the trip to the Kingdom, or if they will appear. Renee Young is also making the trip over, but she will likely be calling the show as she did at Crown Jewel last year.
      Furthermore, @Wrestlevotes reported today that WWE discussed doing a women's match at Super ShowDown several months ago. The idea then was to do Nia Jax vs. Natalya, but Jax is currently out of action with an injury. It looks like they might do Bliss vs. Natalya now, which would be huge for WWE due to local laws and customs that have prevented women from wrestling there.
    • Alexa Bliss Announced For Smackdown
      By Twisted Bliss
      WWE has announced that RAW Superstar Alexa Blisswill be on Tuesday's SmackDown to host "A Moment of Bliss" with SmackDown Women's Champion Bayley.
      As noted, WWE has also announced that SmackDown will feature the first-ever interview from Lars Sullivan, and an appearance by WWE Hall of Famer Bill Goldberg. Goldberg's WWE Super ShowDownopponent The Undertaker is being advertised locally, but not officially announced by WWE. Taker will be on Monday's RAW.
      Below is the announcement on Bayley and Bliss:
      A Moment of Bliss" with special guest SmackDown Women's Champion Bayley
      One week after Bayley's hard-fought victory over Lacey Evans led to post-match chaos between The Lady and an interfering Charlotte Flair, the SmackDown Women's Champion is scheduled to be Alexa Bliss' special guest on "A Moment of Bliss." How will The Goddess of WWE stir the pot in an already highly volatile Women's division?