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One day after being attacked by a fan in the same city, Randy Orton worked last night’s live event in South Africa and defeated Wade Barrett in a No DQ match. Security was said to be much more strict than the night before. Regarding Orton’s attacker, he appears in this video from You TV:
A WWE rep says Orton is considering pressing charges but no decision has been made yet.
F4Wonline.com reports that many people within WWE are very skeptical that the attack wasn’t pre-planned by WWE.
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A WWE fan has attacked two wrestlers in Cape Town, South Africa during the company’s tour of events there.
A fan jumped over the security railing and hit Randy Orton between the legs. The fan does not appear to get a good shot in and well lets be honest Orton would be stupid to not be wearing a cup.
After the attack Orton goes to approach the fan who is escorted away by security...
UPDATE x 8: WWE reached out to us and noted that the attack on Randy Orton was not a part of a storyline. They also sent along the following statement…
“On Tuesday night at a WWE live event, Randy Orton was attacked in the ring from behind by a South African fan, who is being held by authorities pending criminal charges. Thankfully, Randy is well enough to continue performing...
UPDATE x 4: WWE Superstar Big E Langston tweeted the following about a fan attacking Randy Orton in the ring at Tuesday night’s WWE Live Event from Cape Town South Africa:
“That’s not exactly what we mean by “intimate fan experience.” #WWECapeTown”
UPDATE x 3: As reported earlier here on the website, there was a scary moment at Tuesday’s WWE live event in Cape Town...
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- Regarding Randy Orton’s condition after being attacked yesterday on the South Africa Tour, a spokesperson for for WWE told PWInsider that Randy...
WWE reports that Tshepo Sekhabi, the man who attacked Randy Orton at Tuesday’s live event in Cape Town, South Africa, pleaded guilty in court yesterday.
Sekhabi was charged and ordered to either pay a 500 Rand fine, or spend 30 days in jail. Sekhabi acknowledged his wrongfulness, and was given a three-year suspended sentence. Sekhabi also is not allowed to attend any of the other...
As reported earlier, Randy Orton was attacked by a fan at today's WWE Live Event from Cape Town, South Africa. Embedded below is footage from the incident.
WWE's meet and greet with fans was cancelled, presumably as a result of the incident.
WWE issued a statement on the incident that took place during this week's tour in South Africa.
"Tonight Randy Orton was violently attacked from behind by a South African fan, who is currently being held in jail pending criminal charges. The extent of Orton's injuries are unknown at this time."
TMZ also picked up on the story, along with a video that confirms...
- The WWE fan who attacked Randy Orton in the ring at Tuesday night’s WWE Live Event from Cape Town, South Africa is 20-year-old pro wrestler Tshepo Sekhabi, known in the ring as “Jozi the Wrestling Machine.”In an interview with South African news website ENCA.com, Sekhabi claims he quit his job in order to attend the event. The attack was premeditated – and he ended up with...
Embedded in the videos below are several highlights from the August 2nd, 2013 episode of WWE SmackDown.
Kaitlyn vs. AJ Lee – WWE Divas Championship Match
Sin Cara vs. Big E. Langston
Cody Rhodes vs. Jack Swagger
CM Punk vs. Fandango
Damien Sandow attacks Cody Rhodes
Rob Van Dam vs. Randy Orton vs. Christian
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- Regarding Randy Orton’s condition after being attacked yesterday by a fan, a WWE spokesperson says Orton is well enough to wrestle at tonight’s...
WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross updated his Q&A section again this week at JRSBBQ.com. Here are a few questions answered today.
If the fan attacking Randy Orton at yesterday’s live event in South Africa was a work: “It was an overzealous fan who was sent to jail as best that I know.”
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Daniel Bryan: “Second best wrestler in the world.”
John Cena: “Company man.”
Brock Lesnar: “Challenging.”
Randy Orton: “Money in the bank.”
CM Punk: “I’d probably say a bunch of...
– Here is the updated WWE schedule…
August 2: Shanghai, China
August 2: Johannesburg, South Africa
August 3: Johannesburg, South Africa
– Here are tonight’s confirmed WWE SmackDown matches:
* Cody Rhodes vs. Jack Swagger
* Sin Cara vs. Big E. Langston
* CM Punk vs. Fandango
* Diva’s Title Match: AJ Lee vs. Kaitlyn
* RVD vs. Christian vs. Randy Orton