TMZ has also reported on the backlash that WWE is getting for the Lana promo at last night’s Battleground pay-per-view. So far WWE has yet to comment.
Also, the New York post has picked it up with the headline “WWE crowd stunned by tasteless MH17 schtick.” You can read that article by clicking here.
UK sports columnist Simon Clark wrote on twitter, “Can’t believe WWE used Flight MH17 – ‘current events’ – as cheap heat in the Rusev v Swagger match. That’s not cool. #WWEBatleground.”