WWE Issues Statement On Tensai’s Racial Remark, Final WWE Smackdown Rating

– WWE issued the following statement in regards to the controversial Tout video that was posted earlier today by Tensai.

“While in character, Lord Tensai (Matt Bloom) clearly took his storyline too far and he will be reprimanded for his inappropriate comments.”

Here is the video which was removed from Tout:

– Friday’s episode of Smackdown scored a 1.92 rating. The show reached 2.834 million viewers, according to TV By The Numbers. The show was down from the previous Friday’s episode, which garnered a 2.04 rating with 2.964 million viewers.