WWE fans were left stunned during a live event in Newcastle when Bobby Lashley crashed out of the ring after the top rope snapped.
The unbelievable incident took place during Thursday’s main event with British star Drew McIntyre taking on Lashley in a match that saw Sami Zayn interfering.
The All Mighty hoisted McIntyre over his shoulders but The Scottish Warrior managed to get out and push his opponent away.
The two heavyweights then hit the ropes and that is when the structure gave in with the American crashing and burning at ringside.
Zayn, the referee and what appeared to be a member of WWE‘s medical team attended to the four-time world champion while McIntyre watched in disbelief from the ring.
The incident is not believed to have been scripted and the fans in attendance seemed to understand that was a botch.
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Thankfully, the ex-WWE Champion appeared to be fine as he completed the match in a losing effort to the Scottish bruiser.
Lashley took to Twitter after the match and shared a clip of the incident with the following statement: “…And some of y’all think I’m not the toughest guy in @WWE.”
Thankfully WWE didn’t need the ring after the bell as that was the match that closed the show.
The non-televised house show kicked off with Shinsuke Nakamura defeating Sheamus.
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