Sin Cara’s Return, What Happened After SmackDown Tapings, Del Rio Note
– Sin Cara tweeted the following message on Sunday regarding the status of his knee and his upcoming return to the ring:
Back in Mexico from my knee medical checkup, everything is good, soon I’ll be back in the ring.
— Sin Cara WWEOfficial (@TheSinCaraWWE) December 30, 2012
As previously reported, Sin Cara will be teaming with Randy Orton against Epico and Primo at this weekend’s Live Events tour of Puerto Rico. Orton is filling in for Rey Mysterio, who is currently out of action dealing with personal issues.
– The dark match main event after Sunday night’s WWE SmackDown tapings from Richmond, VA saw Sheamus and Big Show wrestle to a no contest.
– It was announced at Saturday night’s WWE RAW tapings (for the show airing tonight) that World Heavyweight champion Big Show would wrestle Alberto Del Rio on this Friday’s SmackDown. The match never took place at Sunday night’s SmackDown tapings and Del Rio did not appear on the show.