UPDATED: A new report has details on Cody Rhodes’ injury status following his dinged shoulder on last night’s AEW Dynamite. As noted, Rhodes was confirmed by AEW as having a minor rotator cuff tear following his tag team match alongside Lee Johnson against Peter Avalon and Cesar Bononi on last night’s show.
On today’s Wrestling Observer Live, it was was noted that Rhodes is not expected to miss any ring time due to the injury. The show also stated that Cody apparently suffered the injury when taking a suplex from Bononi.
ORIGINAL: During the latest edition of ‘Coach’s Corner’, Arn Anderson broke down Lee Johnson’s win on AEW Dynamite. During the video, he also revealed that Cody Rhodes was hurt during the tag match, which saw Rhodes and Johnson against Peter Avalon and Cesar Bonini.
At the end of the video, AEW confirmed the injury, noting that it was a minor tear of his rotator cuff.
The statement reads: “Following the recording of Coach’s Corner, it was confirmed by the AEW medical team that Cody Rhodes suffered a slight tear of his left rotator cuff during his tag team match on Dynamite. His current status is TBD.”
As of now, Cody is booked to team with Red Velvet against Shaquille O’Neal and Jade Cargill on the March 3rd episode of Dynamite.
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