A knee to the face broke WWE wrester John Cena's nose on live TV in a match against Seth Rollins on Monday Night Raw, USA Today and other sources report.
Cena, 38, who also stars in the movie Trainwreck was bloody but not defeated following the brutal blow.
Video from the match shows Rollins, 29, clock Cena right in the nose.
Dripping in blood, the pressure was high for Cena, who had his United States Championship title on the line.
Cena, a 15-time WWE world champion, is likely to challenge Rollins for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at SummerSlam on Aug. 23.