WWE, GFW, NJPW, ROH Injury Report: Expected Returns, More

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RAW

Darren Young: Rehabbing elbow injury sustained January 16. Cleared for return.

Paige: Out since July due to neck injury and subsequent surgery. Expected return: Summer. 

Summer Rae: Out since mid-August with neck injury. Cleared for return.

Bayley: Shoulder injury on August 1. Severity unknown. Missing Summerslam.

Scott Dawson: Ruptured bicep early August, surgery performed. Expected return: December-January

SMACKDOWN

Kane: Out since December with various injuries. Cleared for return, but seeking political run.

Nikki Bella: Non-injury absence. Return unknown.

Primo Colon: Knee injury since June. Surgery required. Return unknown.

NXT: 

Shane Thorne: Sidelined with knee injury since January 6, underwent knee surgery. Expected return: September-November.

Tommaso Ciampa: Sprained ankle on May 18. Suffered ACL tear May 20. Expected return in early 2018.

Buddy Murphy: Ankle injury on July 20. Hasn't wrestled since.

Bronson Mathews: Out since 2016 with concussion-related issues. No timetable for a return.

GLOBAL FORCE WRESTLING:

Gail Kim: Sidelined with unknown injuries since October 8. Has resumed training.

Adam Thornstowe: Torn bicep in mid-April.  Expected return for late 2017

Andrew Everett: Torn meniscus. Return unknown.

Diamante: Elbow injury in April, Knee injury in July. Return unknown

James Storm: Concussion on July 2.

Matt Sydal: Dislocated shoulder, working through it.

ROH/NJPW

TK O'Ryan: Broke leg in March. Expected return: imminently. 

Katsuyori Shibata: Subdural hematoma. Returned to NJPW TV August 13, but in-ring return unlikely. 

Henare: Suffered Achilles injury February 21. Expected return: Fall

Lance Archer: Sidelined in February with herniated disk, surgery required. Return unknown

Tomoaki Honma: Cervical vertebrae injury in March. Moved to rehab hospital as of May 18. Return unlikely.

Takashi Iizuka- Fractured left ankle in late April. Fall or Winter return.

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