Found January 28, 2013 on WZR Online:
– WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Snuka recently underwent hernia surgery. Get well soon, Jimmy! – Ric Flair tweeted the following regarding his son Reid’s match for All Japan Pro Wrestling this past weekend: “So proud watching my son Reid wrestle in Japan.He proved in 1 night he will become a star in the pro wrestling industry” – WWE Superstars Brodus Clay, Cameron, Naomi and Ted DiBiase took part in an anti-bullying rally over the weekend in Phoenix, AZ. Some footage from the event is posted below:

Ric Flair didn't wrestle due to suspicion of a blood clot in his foot

Ric Flair was held out of a tag team match in Japan due to "suspicion of deep vein thrombosis of the left foot," according to the Pro Wrestling Torch. Deep vein thrombosis is the formation of a blood clot in a deep vein in the legs. The Torch reports that the Japanese wrestling promotion feared that "the blockage could have spread to his brain or heart if he competed...

Report: Ric Flair Suffered a Bad Blood Clot in Left Leg That Kept Him From Wrestling Appearance

Sources in Japan have confirmed that Ric Flair suffered a blood clot in his left leg over the weekend, preventing him from returning to the ring in a tag match. Flair was examined in the emergency room but doctors wanted to admit him into the hospital. Flair refused to check in and ended up appearing at the show at ringside, as we noted earlier. Flair is flying back to the US today...

More Dates for Lesnar, Kaitlyn at Arnold Expo, Tyson & Flair

- WWE Hall of Famers Mike Tyson and Ric Flair will be appearing at the Tristar Sports Memorabilia shop at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas this weekend. Flair appears on Thursday from 1-2pm, Friday from 1-2pm and Saturday from 2-3:30pm. Tyson appears Friday from 3-5pm and Saturday from 4-6pm. - WWE Divas Champion Kaitlyn announced on Twitter that she will be representing...

Ric Flair Returns To The United States After Health Scare

Ric Flair is now in California after returning from Japan over the weekend. He was in town for an All Japan Pro Wrestling show. He was originally scheduled to wrestle, but he wasn’t medically cleared after doctors found a blood clot in his leg during his pre-match physical. Flair was replaced by his son Reid (who was booked to wrestle earlier in the night) and watched the match...

Tensai on Wearing Lingerie, Flair Returns from Japan, Lesnar Shirt

- WWE has released a new “Fear The Fury” t-shirt for Brock Lesnar: - Tensai tweeted the following about having to wear lingerie on last night’s RAW from Las Vegas: “It’s entertainment folks. Love it or hate it you couldn’t look away. Btw, under wires suck!!” - Ric Flair is currently in California after flying back from Japan with a blood clot this weekend. Flair...

Flair Refuses Hospital Stay, Rumble Fan Fest Matches, Sunny

- WWE Hall of Famer Sunny was scheduled to host a Royal Rumble viewing party at Highland Park in New York City tonight. Obviously with her being in jail she won’t be able to make it. The promoters are looking for a suitable replacement. - Sources in Japan have confirmed that Ric Flair suffered a blood clot in his left leg over the weekend, preventing him from returning to the ring...

More on Ric Flair’s Health Issue, Photo of DX Reunion

- As noted earlier, Ric Flair missed his return match Saturday for All Japan Pro Wrestling. Flair announced before the show he couldn’t wrestle due to doctor’s orders. Flair apologized and revealed his son Reid would be teaming with The Great Muta instead. Flair was taken to the emergency room before the show due to a sudden health issue. Doctors him him there was no way he would...

SmackDown Social Media Score, Flair Misses Match, CM Punk Note

- Readers have noted that CM Punk is listed as the WWE Champion in advertisements for WWE events after this Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Don’t look too much into it, as advertisements for The Big Show as World Heavyweight Champion are still being aired.- Ric Flair did not return to the ring today for All Japan Pro Wrestling due to some sort of health issue. Flair was replaced...

CM Punk’s heel title reign was the best in WWE history

So, the Rock beat CM Punk for the WWE Heavyweight Title at the Royal Rumble. That was not unexpected. What was a surprise was that after 434 days as the title-holder, Punk has firmly established himself as the greatest heel world champion in the history of the WWE.

Internal Reaction to Chris Jericho’s Return, Tensai Comments on Kofi’s Rumble Spot, Jimmy Snuka

- Tensai tweeted the following about Kofi Kingston’s big spot in the 30-man Royal Rumble match: “Cool stuff done by @truekofi last night in the Rumble. Thank goodness my athleticism helped pull it off.” - WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Snuka just underwent surgery for a hernia. - There were some wrestlers complaining about Chris Jericho returning to WWE last night at the Royal Rumble...

Dolph Ziggler Talks About the Finale of WWE Download, Watching Ric Flair and More

- Dolph Ziggler spoke with Gizmodo while in Australia last week. Here are some highlights: Growing up watching Ric Flair: “At a very young age I got into Ric Flair, and that got me into thinking ‘this guy is the man’. Some people are happy with “Oh, I want to be a WWE Superstar, happy being the opening match, work here a couple of years.”. I wanted to be Ric Flair — the...
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