Rick Boogs was previously known as Eric Bugenhagen in WWE’s NXT brand. However, he was then called up to the main roster as he made his debut on Friday Night Smackdown back in May last year. He immediately started being paired with Shinsuke Nakamura as Rick Boogs. Now he’s on he shelf, but there is good news that his surgery was a success.

Rick Boogs reportedly injured his patellar tendon during his WrestleMania 38 match, which shocked fans. It was said that due to his injury, Boogs needed surgery to recover fully.

According to PW Insider, Rick Boogs underwent successful surgery to repair his quad tear earlier this week in Birmingham, Alabama. It was said that Boogs will be leaving Birmingham this weekend to return home and start rehabbing.

WWE star Rick Boogs underwent successful surgery to repair his quad tear earlier this week in Birmingham, Alabama, PWInsider.com has confirmed.

We are told Boogs is slated to leave Birmingham this weekend to return home and begin the process of healing and rehabbing the injury.

Rick Boogs is also expected to miss a couple of months of in-ring time due to his injury. We will have to wait and see what the company will have planned for Boogs once he returns.

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Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet has been a massive fan of professional wrestling for over 22 years, since the early days of the Monday Night Wars. Aside from wrestling, he also is into TV shows, movies, Anime, novels and a lot of music.

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