2-time RAW Tag Team Champion and 2-time SmackDown Tag Team Champion, comprising one-third of The New Day, Xavier Woods accidentally bit his tongue during his match against Cesaro on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live. Woods, who lost the match to Cesaro, was left with blood dripping from his mouth after he was caught mid-air by an European Uppercut from the Swiss Cyborg during the closing moments of the bout.
Woods tweeted the following after his match and also revealed the cause and condition of his tongue injury in an Instagram post.
Losing sucks. There is now a hole in my tongue. Goodnight.
— Austin Creed (@XavierWoodsPhD) May 9, 2018
The New Day is scheduled for a match against The Bar next week on SmackDown Live with a member of the winning team earning an opportunity to enter the Men’s Money In The Bank Ladder Match on June 17, 2018 at the Money In The Bank Pay-Per-View.