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WWE: Simon Dean working injured, Diva’s, James Gibson, Matt Striker

– It has been reported that Simon Dean will be working this Sunday’s No Mercy PPV with a broken hand. He arrived at Tuesday’s Smackdown taping with his hand in a cast and he said to others that he had broken it during a match on last week’s Velocity when he punched the mat while escaping a sunset flip attempt.

– WWE Diva Michelle McCool was hospitalised for over a week for what a source described as a bad reaction to medicine. Michelle has been working in the Deep South Wrestling developmental territory in Georgia. It was reported the other day that Stephanie McMahon is not keen on her Southern accent, and that management want her to tone down her accent before she is brought back up.

– They have already signed Krystal and Elizabeth from the Diva Search, but reports are that runner-up Leyla Milani has been called by WWE officials, and offered a job, it is unknown if she has accepted.

– Two WWE wrestlers are heading to developmental territory’s soon, James “Jamie Noble” Gibson is expected to report to Ohio Valley Wrestling this coming week to prepare for his return to the main WWE roster. Also Matt Striker has reported to Deep South Wrestling.