Found July 27, 2013 on
Ring Side News:
Big Show has been removed from WWE's current overseas tours due to concerns over his injury. As noted earlier this week, there's a plan in place for Show to team with Mark Henry against The Shield in a handicap match at SummerSlam. Show was supposed to return last week and set the angle up but didn't.
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Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
UPDATE: The reason The Big Show did not return on RAW this past Monday was that he was not medically cleared. This meant that the segment with Mark Henry and The Shield had to be rewritten. Instead of The Usos saving Henry, it was supposed to be Big Show.
WWE is planning for the two to face The Shield in a handicap match, likely at SummerSlam...
– The Big Show was reportedly taken off the scheduled lineups for the current WWE overseas tour due to concerns over his injury. The tentative plan is to have The Big Show team up with Mark Henry to face The Shield in a handicap match at the upcoming Summerslam PPV event.
– The following press release was issued today:
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Source: The Figure Four Weekly Newsletter
As previously reported, there was backstage heat on The Shield’s Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins. There was speculation that had to do with Seth Rollins not knowing how to shake hands with other talent properly, with one source believing the issues were specifically between Rollins and The Big Show.
Another source has stated that there was...