Ariel Helwani was on SmackDown this week, in the home of Elimination Chamber, Montreal. He was excited for tomorrow night’s big event, but Tony Khan was not as enthused.

Click here for our complete coverage of WWE SmackDown this week

After Ariel Helwani appeared on SmackDown, Tony Khan jumped on Twitter, and he launched into a little attack. He called the famous MMA journalist “a fraud” and then grouped him in the same category as Tony Schiavone as a legitimate reporter.

You’re a fraud @arielhelwani. You’re as legitimate of a reporter as @tonyschiavone24.


We’re not sure what caused this little outburst, but we’ve seen worse from Tony Khan in the past. Only time will tell if he ever explains his rationale behind this post, because we’re all ears.

Ariel Helwani interviewed Tony Khan a few months back. During that interview, the topic of him working with WWE was addressed, so it’s not anything new. Tony Khan was still obviously very upset about seeing Ariel Helwani on SmackDown.

Tags: Tony Khan
Felix Upton

Felix Upton is a seasoned writer with over 30 years of experience. He began his career writing advertisements for local newspapers in New York before transitioning to publishing news for Ringside News. His expertise includes writing, editing, research, photo editing, and video editing. In his free time, he enjoys bungee jumping and learning extinct languages.

Disqus Comments Loading...