As previously reported, Ric Flair was hospitalized for a heart-related issues. Flair’s rep Melinda Morris Zanoni said Flair is “dealing with some tough medical issues” and asked for people to send prayers.
Jimmy Van of Fightful.com reports that Ric Flair was in a medically induced coma as of this morning.
@FightfulOnline I'm told from sources close to the situation, as of this morning Ric Flair was in a medically induced coma.
— Jimmy Van (@jimmyvan74) August 14, 2017
Wrestling Observer’s Dave Meltzer also commented on the Flair situation on his message board:
“Charlotte was well aware of everything while in China, that much I know. She was one of the few.
Must have been a turn for the worst. I was pretty concerned when I heard nothing all day, was just too long since I heard from anyone.”
We will keep you updated if we hear anything new regarding his health situation.