Ric Flair’s Fiancee Says WWE Legend Has “Multiple Organ Problems”

By Staff  |  08/17/2017

Ric Flair

Following reports that he was hospitalized over the weekend, further details about Ric Flair's status has been revealed.

His fiancee Wendy Barlow released a statement on Wednesday (Aug. 16), revealing that the WWE legend is in critical condition with "multiple organ problems".

Flair is currently hospitalized at an Atlanta-area hospital and placed in a medical coma.

"Just want to give an update to my friends and family as I have been unable to talk on the phone without crying and just feel shocked over events," Barlow wrote in a Facebook post. "I took Ric to the hospital Friday night with severe abdominal pain. From that moment on it all seems like a nightmare ... multiple organ problems."

She went on reveal that Flair underwent surgery, but specifically denied rumors of that it was on his colon. "Not to go into too many details I want everyone to know he still needs prayers as he is still in critical condition," Barlow added. "And no he did not have colon surgery ... it was another surgery!"

Flair is 68 years old. He's a two-time WWE Hall of Famer, with a career that spans five decades.