Ric Flair remains in a "critical condition" after undergoing surgery on Monday

Ric Flair remains in a

The wrestling world received a huge scare this past weekend as the legendary Ric Flair ended up in the hospital unexpectedly, and there is still a lot of concern over the well-being of the "Nature Boy".

In tweets and on Facebook, Melinda Morris Zanoni, CEO of Legacy Talent and Entertainment, said the 68-year-old has had "complications so [he] needs to rest for the first time in 40 years".

Prior to that, Melinda asked for prayers from his fans as she admitted the star is "dealing with tough medical issues". "Don't believe everything you read".

After a week in hospital, Flair is now communicating and making progress and in true "limousine riding, jet flying, kiss-stealing, wheelin' n' dealin' son of a gun"-style, Flair, cut a promo on one of the nurses at the hospital".

Pilot, passenger killed as small plane crashes near OR airport
At 1:54 p.m., the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office was notified by dispatchers of the plane crash. Visitors who were golfing nearby saw the plane take sharp turn before it crashed into the canyon.

She continued: "On behalf of Ric thank you for the outpouring of prayers and well-wishes (although the offers for a kidney seemed a little excessive). Beyond grateful for all the love and respect sent Ric's way".

However, Zanoni did say the surgery wasn't heart-related, which was another widely reported cause for the hospital stay.

She went on reveal that Flair underwent surgery, but specifically denied rumors of that it was on his colon.

The closest thing to the truth at this time is that he had an intestinal blockage which required part of his bowel to be removed. One moment Flair was Stylin' and Profilin and the next he was in ICU. "Those guys went down their way and I've gone down my road". I didn't have any pain issues, addiction problems, marijuana, cocaine, nothing like that.

Related News:

  • Valverde urges Barca to look forward after recent troubles

    Valverde urges Barca to look forward after recent troubles

    BARCELONA and Real Betis paid tribute to the victims of this week's horrific terror attack on the Spanish city on Sunday evening. Pochettino said: "I would like to send my solidarity and my support for the victims of the tragic event in Barcelona , my city".
    Military options on North Korea

    Military options on North Korea "horrible" but necessary: US JCS chief

    Chinese fishermen pay for the fuel of North Korean fishing boats and buy their catches on the high seas for dollars. He thinks the grip has been slowly tightening on North Korea in recent years but not because of sanctions per se.
    Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

    Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of Kaepernick

    Themes that do appeal to the museum, however, include hip-hop, the Black Panthers, Black Lives Matter, and now, Colin Kaepernick. Now, the officers from NYPD are rallying in his support. "Well, I'm law enforcement, and he didn't disrespect me".
  • No War This Week... with North Korea

    It has an estimated range in excess of 10,000 km, making it capable of reaching most of the continental United States. One of the posters shows a barrage of missiles fired from launchers toward a map of the United States in flames.
    London flats probe: Sharif family may not appear before NAB

    London flats probe: Sharif family may not appear before NAB

    The NAB said it will issue the second summons to the Sharifs if they do not join the investigation after the first summons. Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is set to leave for London on August 24 for medical check up, local media reported.
    Le'Veon Bell Turning down Steelers' Massive Offer Makes No Sense

    Le'Veon Bell Turning down Steelers' Massive Offer Makes No Sense

    He may become a free agent after the upcoming season unless the Steelers decide to slap the franchise tag on him once again. The Post-Gazette had earlier tweeted, "Exclusive: The Steelers and Le'Veon Bell's agent had agreed on a five-year deal".
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic to sign new Manchester United contract

    Sources told ESPN FC that the Swedish striker is expected to sign his new deal with the English squad "as early as this week". Manchester United will sign a player in late August after all, but the Red Devils are very much familiar with this one. .

    Korea's Kim to blink first

    For its part, North Korea has said it will hold off on launching missiles toward Guam to see what the United States does next. State media reported that leader Kim Jong Un was watching USA moves before deciding to order the test.
    Epic Looking Star Wars: Battlefront II Space Battles Teaser Trailer Leaked

    Epic Looking Star Wars: Battlefront II Space Battles Teaser Trailer Leaked

    Resurgent Star Destroyer: The first Battlefront had a ham-handed way of featuring Star Destroyers in space battles. As a massive Star Wars fan - so much so I even defend the Prequels - I'm all kinds of pumped for Battlefront 2.
  • Duke University takes down statue of Lee

    Duke University takes down statue of Lee

    There are now 109 schools named for Robert E Lee, including 27 where black students outnumber their white classmates. We honor people like Thomas Jefferson because of the great things they did and the obstacles they fought against.
    Family Member Charged With Killing 3 Girls Under The Age Of 10

    Family Member Charged With Killing 3 Girls Under The Age Of 10

    Anthony Schartner during a press conference Saturday, noting officials are only hours into their investigation. State's Attorney Angela Alsobrooks, said: 'We are absolutely heartbroken and we are so absolutely devastated'.
    The procrastinator's guide to viewing the solar eclipse

    The procrastinator's guide to viewing the solar eclipse

    But total solar eclipses aren't just rare to specific locations on Earth; they're also pretty rare in the universe in general. If you're lucky enough to be in the totality band you can actually see the moon's shadow migrating across the landscape.


Most liked

Tom Savage solidifies starting job, leads Houston Texans over New England Patriots
Gronkowski played in 15 of the first 17 Patriots offensive snaps before watching the rest of the game from the sidelines. If they double someone, everyone else is singled across the board, so you've just got to be careful who you double.

Father jumps auto over open drawbridge in terrifying stunt to save family
While Naphys is proud of his white-knuckle heroics, he says he's officially retired from jumping the Middle Thorofare Bridge. Authorities say the incident is under investigation. "My wife said, 'I think the bridge is opening, '" said Terrence Naphys.

Manchester United Thrash Swansea City 4-0 in Premier League
Following the game we'll bring you the usual match reactions, report, player ratings and analysis. Everything was very calm and under control. "We want to carry on on this road".

Jay-Z pays tribute to Chester Bennington during V Festival headline set
After the corwd erupted in a sing-along to the song's chorus, he then began to segue the song into one of his own, "Encore". Jay-Z and Linkin Park will, of course, be forever intertwined due to their collaborative 2004 Collision Course mash-up EP.

Pacers file tampering charges on Lakers regarding Paul George rumors
The NBA usually does not investigate tampering until a team files a formal complaint. George was later traded to Oklahoma City for Victor Oladipo and Domantas Sabonis .

5 big takeaways from the Cardinals' loss to the Bears
With only seconds to go before halftime, the Cardinals attempted a 63-yard field goal, which Dawson didn't have enough leg for. He finished 6-of-8 passing for 60 yards, a TD pass - his second of the preseason - and a QB rating of 135.4.

Arsenal eye out of favour Real Madrid star
Zidane, however, expects Bale to stay and play a key role for the champions. "He's fine. The Majorcan ran the show against Barca and looks an able understudy for Ronaldo.

Legendary entertainer Jerry Lewis dies
The duo hosted "The Martin and Lewis Show" for four years, and appeared in more than a dozen films together. Lewis then had a successful solo career, starring in films such as The Nutty Professor and The Bellboy .

Marist Poll: Three Key States 'Embarrassed,' Turn on Trump
Only 41 percent of Wisconsin voters indicated that the US economy has strengthened by Trump's decision as president. On the flip side, 25 percent of Pennsylvania and Wisconsin voters said they were proud of Trump's behavior.

A Screenwriter Dropped Hints About One of the 'Game of Thrones' Spinoffs
Unfortunately for them, this is enough time for tech enthusiasts to rip and break down the episode and leak it online. The hackers have also threatened to reveal the passwords for a number of HBO social media accounts .

GST: last date for filing is now August 25
Jammu and Kashmir has also requested for extension in GST Return deadline because of late passing of their GST Ordinance. The GST Implementation Committee has extended the last date for payment of the GST for another five days.

In early morning tweets, Trump attacks Lindsay Graham and the "fake news"
Mr Trump has said he would "love" to go home to Trump Tower more often but it is "very disruptive to do". White House officials said they wanted President Trump to meet with Bro.

Dolphins sign former Bengals LB Rey Maualuga
Considering that is how Miami was expected to use its linebackers heading into training camp, the signing seems like a solid fit. The move will count just $615,000 against the Dolphins salary cap due to them invoking the minimum salary benefit.

Blac Chyna sparks dating talk after being spotted with U.S. rapper
Chyna and her team of 5 lawyers, including Lisa Bloom , showed up at the Century City law offices of Laura Wasser , who reps Rob. Things clearly didn't go as planned however, as the day ended with Chyna trying to jack Rob's Range Rover on her way out.

Trump ends advisory councils after CEO exodus
Tuesday's Trump event was supposed to be about plans for improving our infrastructure, about building America back up. During this period, several corporate bosses resigned from Trump's American Manufacturing Council.