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WWE's Chelsea Green undergoing surgery for broken wrist


Chelsea Green is undergoing surgery for the injury she suffered during her SmackDown debut.

Green debuted on SmackDown last night but suffered a broken left wrist while facing Liv Morgan, Tamina, and Natalya in a fatal four-way Survivor Series qualifying match. Morgan pinned Tamina to get the win after Green was injured early on and plans for the match had to be adjusted.

In a tweet posted this morning, Green announced that she was heading into surgery: "Just like the rest of my career, I couldn’t have an easy debut! LOL, that just wouldn’t be fit for my wild journey. I’m headed into surgery now. I am beyond devastated but so excited to be a part of @WWE team SmackDown, when I get back!"

Green's fiance Matt Cardona (formerly known as Zack Ryder in WWE) posted on Instagram last night: "Welp...tonight was bittersweet. I’ve seen her get told no by getting doing nothing in finally get a NXT match but breaking her wrist during getting surgery, rehabbing, coming back and still doing getting 'called up' going back to getting 'called up' debuting on Raw but it was a taped episode and segment was doing finally debuting on SmackDown tonight...but breaking her wrist and needing surgery again! JESUS! But @chelseaagreen is a fighter and she will come back again and be the STAR that she is destined to be. I love you."

Last night was Green's first match since the May 27 episode of NXT. She had been set to be called up for months prior to debuting last night.