WWE issues statement in response to backlash against Jinder Mahal’s race-targeted comments in his Smackdown promo (w/Poll)

By Wade Keller, PWTorch editor

In story published by the New York Post, a WWE statement was included regarding some backlash against Jinder Mahal’s race-targeted mocking of his opponent at WWE Hell in a Cell next month, Shinsuke Nakamura.

“Just like many other TV shows or movies, WWE creates programming with fictional personalities that cover real-world issues and sensitive subjects,” the WWE said in a statement. “As a producer of such TV shows, WWE Corporate is committed to embracing and celebrating individuals from all backgrounds as demonstrated by the diversity of our employees, performers and fans worldwide.”

How do you feel about Jinder’s promo on Smackdown on Tuesday?

Read our detailed summary of what he said HERE in case you missed it. Or watch it on embed below poll…

Do you think Jinder Mahal’s race-targeted promo against Shinsuke Nakamura went too far?

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