Report: WWE Holds Backstage Meeting About Coronavirus

The Coronavirus is causing mayhem all over the wrestling world.

According to PWInsider, WWE held a meeting backstage Monday ahead of WWE Raw in order to go over the latest information on the Coronavirus outbreak. WWE officials provided the roster with updated info on how they can protect themselves while traveling on the road and being exposed to possibly thousands of risks in the form of fans.

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Fightful was told that the meeting was pretty run of the mill, but that WWE wanted to take the step and precaution in order to inform their roster to prevent some worst case scenarios. 

The Coronavirus has spread to America, even hitting Tampa Bay, which will be the site of next month's WrestleMania event. There are dozens of other wrestling shows running throughout that week as well.

New Japan Pro Wrestling was forced to cancel several upcoming events due to the virus, including their entire New Japan Cup tournament. Travel to Japan has also been restricted by some airlines.

To get updated, accurate information about the Coronavirus and how you can protect yourself, check out the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's official website. 

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