WWE Championship contender Baron Corbin received a one-week suspension Wednesday for attacking Sami Zayn on WWE Network’s Talking Smack, according to SmackDown Live Commissioner Shane McMahon’s announcement on Twitter.
McMahon issued the following statement concerning Corbin:
“It is never acceptable for an athlete in any sport to put their hands on an official, @WWE is no exception. @BaronCorbinWWE actions on #TalkingSmack were irresponsible and unprofessional. He has been fined and suspended for one week effectively immediately. #SDLive.”
Here are links to the tweets:
— Shane McMahon (@shanemcmahon) April 26, 2017