Bray Wyatt returned to WWE with a bang last year after Extreme Rules PLE. After an outstanding event, WWE made sure to end the show on grand terms by making ‘The Eater of the Worlds’ appear. However, apart from the return, there has been no significant moment for Wyatt, and now might lose his WrestleMania 39 spot as per the latest update.

The 35-year-old WWE superstar has had a handful of matches after his return. As per recent reports, he is not physically fit to compete and is sidelined for the same.


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The latest update on Bray Wyatt

A few hours ago Fightful Select shared a report mentioning why Wyatt is not seen on SmackDown for a while. They learned about the same after for former WWE champion’s absence from March 12th, from an MSG live event.

The report stated, “Bray Wyatt is currently sidelined with a “physical issue,” and they’re not sure on a return time as of now. There had been rumors that Wyatt had walked out due to creative issues, but thus far we haven’t gained any information that would confirm that, and haven’t been told that from anyone in the company thus far.”

WWE had plans for Wyatt for several upcoming SmackDown episodes and live events. However, they had to sideline the former two-time Universal Champion because of his physical issues.

Nevertheless, the buildup to the WrestleMania match between Bobby Lashley is still on track. Uncle Howdy appeared for the last time to confront The Almighty. Surprisingly, the WWE creatives haven’t planned a Wyatt appearance on the blue brand and on RAW for upcoming shows.

Fightful Select also shared an update on the same in their report. It revealed that the WWE creatives were told that The Eater of the Worlds was out because of illness. Wyatt’s last PLE appearance was at the Royal Rumble facing LA Knight in a Pitch Black Match. He won the match but failed to impress wrestling fans on his in-ring return.

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The wrestling world reacted to the news on social media and conveyed their well wishes to the injured star.

WWE fans react to Wyatt’s health update

The WWE universe wants to see Wyatt back in the ring dominating like he was before his departure. However, fans were sad as hasn’t had a high stakes match upon his return. However, this update has made them concerned and confused over his status for the grandest stage.

Fans are concerned about Wyatt’s fitness.

Fans want to know more about his status and hoped that the WWE star was doing well.

Some fans expressed their get well soon comments

One fan speculated that this wasn’t a new injury as he saw the 35-year-old WWE star wearing a knee brace.

The WWE universe recalls seeing an injured Bray Wyatt recently.

Is this because of Vince McMahon?

Fans were concerned about his WrestleMania status!

Some of the users share their views!


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What are your thoughts on the recent update? Do you think he will be fine before WrestleMania 39? Share your opinion below.

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Written by

Tushar Deogharkar


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Tushar Deogharkar is a WWE writer at EssentiallySports. Tushar has done his Master's in Tourism Management and is an ardent fan of pro wrestling. He follows WWE and AEW very closely and wants to learn how the promotions are run.
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Amal Joyce