As seen below, the match ended in a No Contest after Rose used her finisher to drop Asuka on her head. One fan in attendance tweeted that "it looked terrible" and brutal. Another fan described it as a "real scary" looking spot. Officials and medics were brought out to check on Asuka, and she was alert as she walked off to the back while holding her neck and head.
Stay tuned for updates on Asuka's status.
You can see the fan tweets on the potential injury below:
It looked brutal. She is alert and they are all talking to her now.— Kim (@kimberlasskick) March 5, 2019
The match ends in a no contest. She isn't able to continue. ??????— Kim (@kimberlasskick) March 5, 2019
It was her finisher and she just slammed her down on her head. It looked terrible. At least she was alert and walked off. Hope she's ok ??— Kim (@kimberlasskick) March 5, 2019
People in attendance at tonight's SmackDown house show in New York are reporting that Asuka's match against Mandy Rose was called early after she took a nasty bump to the head/neck area pic.twitter.com/pSC3tsIHzZ— SI Wrestling (@SI_wrestling) March 5, 2019
Move was almost a reverse flapjack and Asuka tucked her head toward the end out of nowhere. Real scary. #WWEWhitePlains— ??? ????? (@DanHevia) March 5, 2019
Jason Comuzie contributed to this article.