Legendary Wrestler Ric Flair Reportedly in ICU
Legendary wrestler Ric Flair in ICU.
Legendary wrestler Ric Flair was admitted to the hospital over the weekend. Several reports cited that Mr. Flair is battling serious medical issues. TMZ stated that he has been put in a medically induced coma to undergo surgery.
Born on February 25th, 1949, Ric Flair, born Fred Phillips, is a 16-time world champion and member of the WWE Hall of Fame. Debuting as a wrestler in 1972, Mr. Flair retired in 2012 as one of the most prolific and recognizable names wrestling has ever produced.
Superstar wrestlers from the past and present wished for a speedy recovery. Kurt Angle tweeted: “U have been my inspiration. U taught me so much, especially how to “give” to the biz, and not “take” from it. Praying 4 U!” While John Cena wrote: “Just hearing all this news about @RicFlairNatrBoy sending every ounce energy to #TheMan and asking that all of you do the same #NeverGiveUp.”