Kevin Owens has been pulled from this weekend's SmackDown live events in Argentina and Chile. Owens competed in Buenos Aires last night, losing in a triple threat match with Baron Corbin and Tye Dillinger. WWE is citing "personal reasons" as to why Owens will miss the events.
In related news, AJ Styles missed last night’s event due to stomach flu.
Below is WWE's statement concerning Kevin Owens:
Kevin Owens not appearing at Argentina, Chile Live Events for personal reasons
Kevin Owens left Buenos Aires today and will not appear at the remaining Live Events in Argentina and Chile this weekend, WWE.com has learned.
Though Owens did perform at Luna Park for Thursday night’s Live Event in Buenos Aires, he has left before the remaining Live Event dates scheduled in Argentina for tonight, and at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, this Friday and Saturday, due to personal reasons.