Professional wrestling legend Ric Flair underwent successful colon surgery but is still suffering from kidney failure.
According to Dave Meltzer of “The Wrestling Observer” Ric Flair is still in critical condition.
“Ric Flair remains in critical condition as of last word in a hospital in Atlanta.
Flair underwent colon surgery yesterday to remove a blockage that was the catalyst for a number of different health issues that followed including kidney failure. Those in WWE were made aware that Flair is on kidney dialysis as well. A key is being able to get the kidneys back functioning.
The surgery was considered a success, but as noted there are more issues involved.
On Tuesday, Flair’s daughter Ashley, also known as WWE star Charlotte Flair, sent out a message about her father on her Instagram page.
“Hi guys, On behalf of my family and I, we want to THANK everyone for the prayers, texts, calls and support. Our Dad is a FIGHTER and your continued thoughts and prayers MEAN THE WORLD to us. We will update everyone when we have more information.”