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WWE Postpone Tapings Due To Positive COVID-19 Test

WWE have postponed today’s TV tapings after a trainee tested positive for COVID-19.

All staff at the WWEPC will now be tested

WWE has confirmed that a developmental wrestler who was at the NXT tapings this past Tuesday (June 9) has tested positive for COVID-19.

WWE has canceled tomorrow’s scheduled Raw and Smackdown tapings due to this diagnosis, and will instead record this weeks NXT and next weeks Raw, SmackDown and 205 Live on Wednesday (June 17).

In a statement, WWE have said;

A developmental talent, who was last on site at WWE’s training facility on Tuesday, June 9, has tested positive for COVID-19. Since that time, no other individuals that attended the facility have reported symptoms. However, out of an abundance of caution and to ensure the health and safety of the company’s performers and staff, all talent, production crew and employees on site at the training and production facilities will be tested for COVID-19 immediately. Following the test results, WWE plans to proceed with its normal television production schedule.

The Wrestling Movement will bring you any updates when we get them.

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