WWE has announced Elias has been pulled from tonight’s King of the Ring semi-finals match on SmackDown Live against Chad Gable.
BREAKING: Due to an injury, @IAmEliasWWE will not compete in his scheduled #KingOfTheRing semifinal match against @WWEGable.
Stay with WWE Digital for further updates as the situation develops. #SDLivehttps://t.co/04mQBO1vnm
— WWE (@WWE) September 10, 2019
PWInsider reports Elias is dealing with a legitimate ankle injury.
WWE will announce later what their plans are for Gable in the tournament.