WWE star said to have been “extremely sick” prior to competing at the 2022 Crown Jewel PLE

As seen during the 2022 WWE Crown Jewel PLE, Drew McIntyre defeated Karrion Kross in a steel cage match. Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com noted the following regarding McIntyre’s health leading up to the match…

“The word at tonight’s Crown Jewel PPV is that Drew McIntyre had been extremely sick with the flu over the last several days but gutted through his steel cage match with Karrion Kross despite it. McIntyre was said to be adamant that no matter what, he would make it to the ring and work and was able to do that today.”

Back in September, it was reported that McIntyre was pulled from a WWE live event due to being “very ill with bad food poisoning.”