Professional Wrestling Sheet has realized a number of folks in WWE who’ve been on the Efficiency Heart examined optimistic for COVID-19 this week, together with in-ring expertise.
Whereas it’s unclear once they had been examined precisely, or what number of of them had been for wrestlers, sources inform us no less than three individuals who had been on the WWE Efficiency Heart in Orlando obtained optimistic take a look at outcomes this week.
Our sources say extra testing will now be carried out by WWE’s medical staff earlier than this week’s TV manufacturing to verify the virus has not unfold amongst expertise/behind the scenes employees.
As we beforehand reported, a developmental expertise examined optimistic for COVID-19 inflicting manufacturing to close down for a day final week. Everybody who had been within the constructing was then examined and every one that obtained a adverse take a look at was in a position to resume filming content material on the Efficiency Heart. It’s unclear if these outcomes are associated to that spherical of testing or if further testing was carried out.
In keeping with the Related Press, the only day rely of latest confirmed coronavirus circumstances in Florida went as much as 5,500 folks on Wednesday. That is triple the extent from two weeks in the past.
PWInsider, Fightful and different publications report there’ll not be “family and friends” within the crowd throughout the subsequent tapings beginning on Friday.
WWE launched a press release on Wednesday saying, “WWE will proceed COVID-19 testing of its expertise, manufacturing crew and workers prematurely of TV productions for the foreseeable future.”
Previous to final week, the corporate had been doing temperature checks and different measures to verify folks getting into the Efficiency Heart had been in good well being.