Kevin Owens Pulled From MMC; Next Week's Matches & Updated Standings


-- As noted on last night's broadcast of the Mixed Match Challenge, WWE has pulled Kevin Owens out of the tournament where he was partnering with Natalya. No replacement was announced, but Owens is out for the rest of the competition and will be undergoing exploratory arthroscopic knee surgery soon and as such, is sidelined indefinitely. Natalya and her yet-to-be-named partner will be in action next week against Mickie James and Bobby Lashley and WWE also announced that The Miz and Asuka will be taking on Lana and Rusev in the ongoing round robin tournament.

-- For those interested, here are the current standings:

RAW Division
Braun Strowman & Ember Moon (2-0)
Bobby Lashley & Mickie James (1-0)
Finn Balor & Bayley (1-1)
Natalya & TBA (0-1)
Jinder Mahal & Alicia Fox (0-2)

Smackdown Division
AJ Styles & Charlotte Flair (2-0)
The Miz & Asuka (1-0)
Jimmy Uso & Naomi (1-1)
Rusev & Lana (0-1)
R-Truth & Carmella (0-2)