On Thursday afternoon, WWE announced that NXT UK champion WALTER suffered an injury to his left hand and his match against Ilja Dragunov is being postponed.
— WWE (@WWE) July 15, 2021
According to Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com, WALTER’s injury is legitimate and not part of a storyline. WWE came up with the “backstage altercation” as a storyline reason to explain WALTER’s injury. At this time, it’s unknown how long WALTER will be out of action.