Rey Mysterio suffered a torn triceps at WWE Payback, dot com confirmed on Monday night.
Mysterio teamed with his son Dominik as they went over Seth Rollins and Murphy in a tag team match at the pay-per-view on Sunday night. He was scheduled to face Seth Rollins in a singles match on Raw but was replaced by Dominik due to the injury.
Below is WWE’s update in its entirety:
Rey Mysterio suffered a torn triceps during his match at WWE Payback Sunday night, WWE.com has learned.
Mysterio teamed up with his son, Dominik, to defeat Seth Rollins & Murphy at the live WWE Network special. He was originally scheduled to face Seth Rollins on Raw in a match where the winner would advance to a Triple Threat Match later in the night, which would determine WWE Champion Drew McIntyre’s opponent at WWE Clash of Champions. Dominik will replace his father in the bout.
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Mysterio recently re-signed with WWE and rejoined his son Dominik in the program with Seth Rollins after “losing his eye” at The Horror Show at Extreme Rules.
There is no word on how long Mysterio will be out but this is a serious injury that usually requires surgery and several months of rehabilitation.