Charlotte Flair says dad Ric Flair is "getting better"

Angelo Anderson
August 22, 2017

Flair's daughter, WWE superstar Charlotte, offered an encouraging update Sunday before WWE's "SummerSlam" pay-per-view event. There is still a long road to go and he's not out of the woods just yet but I want to again thank everyone for their support on behalf of myself and my family. The Nature Boy is a 16-time world champion and one of the most highly regarded wrestlers in sports entertainment history.

"I was ready to do a deal with WCW and he said, 'No, go to WWE cause Vince McMahon will know what to do with you'". WWE acknowledged the 68-year-old had undergone surgery, but was unable to comment on what exactly necessitated the hospital stay.

Social media posts from Ric Flair's daughter and his manager explain that the WWE Legend's health is improving after his hospitalization and surgery August 14. He was later taken to the hospital for tests, but his pains were not the result of a heart attack. From that moment on all seems like a nightmare.multiple organ problems. She also said reports he had colon surgery - which appear to have originated on social media from longtime wrestling announcer Gene Okerlund - were incorrect.

Meanwhile, his marketing manager and pal, Cameron "Cam" Fordham insists the sporting icon is a "fighter" and has come back from tricky situations in the past. Sixteen championship titles was not a walk in the park. "The man outlived a plane crash and being struck by lightning, he is a survivor".

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