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WBTV ran a story on the Reid Flair police report Tuesday night but did not uncover anything we didn’t report. Their terminology was slightly different as they reported “drug activity in the hotel room” and that Reid was “incapacitated by drugs.” The cause of death hasn’t been announced and will be determined by the medical […]
Newsday obtained the police report in the death of Reid Flair (real name Richard Reid Fliehr). According to their report, the incident was from 1:30 AM on Friday, March 28, 2013 to 10:35 AM Friday morning. Reid was pronounced dead on the scene by a medic at 10:40 AM at the Marriott Residence Inn in […]
Wrestlemania 29 Social Media Ambassador Apparently “Fluffy Guy” Gabriel Iglesias will be the social media ambassador for Wrestlemania 29. You can check out the latest from him on Twitter @FluffyGuy. JR Reacts to the Death of Reid Flair Jim Ross has a great blog entry on his official website remembering Reid Flair. JR talks about […]
Big Time Wrestling will run their show Saturday night in Altoona, Pennsylvania and will “make arrangements” with fans who purchased autograph only passes as Ric Flair will not be there due to the death of his son Reid. The following is from BTW’s Facebook page: Big Time Wrestling is saddened by the unfortunate death of […]
Ric Flair was out in public for much of the day on Friday in Charlotte. According to local news reporter David Spunt, Flair was very visibly emotional but also very gracious. Spunt reported the following three quotes from The Nature Boy: “Today is a very tough day for me and my family” “I loved my […]
We’ve confirmed with The Maryland Theatre box office that Friday’s Big Time Wrestling Show in Hagerstown, Maryland will go on as scheduled, however, the Ric Flair autograph signing has been canceled. If you purchased a ticket for the autograph session, the box office is in the process of issuing refunds. Flair of course is dealing […]
– WCNC covered Ric Flair being pulled from this week’s WWE Raw due to a blood clot in his leg. Flair is resting comfortably at home. You can check out their coverage at this link. – WWE is actually hosting a casting call for their upcoming WWE Studios film “Christmas Bounty.” The following details are […]
The agency that represents Ric Flair, Legacy Talent and Entertainment, issued the following statement on his health: “Ric is doing well, he feels great, and is home. WWE’s medical staff performed a physical on Ric yesterday, like they do all of their athletes, and recommended that he have a doctor take a closer look at […]
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Ric Flair has a doctor’s appointment on Tuesday in his hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina to undergo more testing for the blood clot in his leg. Flair was originally scheduled to appear on this week’s episode of WWE Raw but went to the hospital in Philadelphia when WWE medical staff advised him he might have […]
As Brooks noted here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Ric Flair was backstage at WWE Raw in Philadelphia. He was bothered by an issue with a blood clot in his leg and was examined by WWE medical personnel. The decision was made by senior ringside physician Chris Amann to send Flair to the hospital for further evaluation. Flair was later released […]
Ric Flair is backstage at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, the site of tonight’s episode of WWE Raw. No word as to whether or not he will be used on the air. UPDATE: We are now receiving word that Flair has left the Wells Fargo Center as he was reportedly not feeling well. We […]
Two of Triple H’s closest friends, Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels, were in retirement matches at Wrestlemania and weighed in on Hunter’s possible retirement in a new piece on dot com. Below is an excerpt: Ric Flair: “[At WrestleMania XXIV], the cards were dealt,” Flair explained, thinking back on his own legacy as Triple H’s […]
– The new strategy of WWE Studios officially kicks off this weekend with the release of “Dead Man Down” starring Colin Farrell, Terrance Howard and Noomi Rapace. The film opens on Friday and features Wade Barrett in a small supporting role. – The Rock says he just wrapped The Hero in Panama. The show is […]