WWE, AEW, Impact, NJPW, ROH Injury Report List: Expected Returns, Inactive | Fightful Wrestler Injury List

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Samoe Joe: Suffered a broken thumb. Expected back in December.

EC3: Out of action since September 2019

Recent News: Drew McIntyre returned.


Jinder Mahal: Ruptured Patella Tendon on June 15. Underwent surgery on June 28. Expected back early November per WWE internal list.

Elias: Pulled from King of the Ring due to undisclosed injury, reappeared on TV. Set for November evaluation

Xavier Woods: Achilles injury, didn't wrestle WWE Australia dates. Had successful surgery. Out until Summer 2020

Alexa Bliss: Missing since early October due to a shoulder injury. Set for November evaluation.

Updates: Sasha Banks returned

WWE Unassigned:

Paige: Underwent neck surgery on Aug. 14. Says she's ready to return. Working on WWE Backstage.

Ember Moon: Out with an Achilles or ankle injury. Left out of WWE draft pool.

Big Show: Hip surgery in December 2018. Working on film and TV projects.

Sheamus: Reportedly suffered a concussion on Apr. 9. Left out of WWE draft pool.

Naomi: Out of action since July Left out of WWE draft pool. Advertised for live events

Jeff Hardy: Vacated Smackdown Tag Team Championships on 4/30 after tearing PCL four years ago. Expected back early November per WWE internal list. Left out of WWE draft pool. Court date in mid-November.

Ronda Rousey: Broken hand at WrestleMania 35. Underwent surgery the week after WrestleMania. Almost severed her finger in August.

Jason Jordan: Recovering from neck surgery, out since January 2018. Working as a producer.

Nia Jax: Tore both ACLs. Typical return time 8-14 months. Left out of WWE draft pool.

Ruby Riott: Right shoulder surgery on 5/22 for bilateral injury. Left shoulder to get surgery soon. Expected return: Royal Rumble 2020 per WWE internal list. Left out of WWE draft pool.

Mickie James: Underwent surgery for torn ACL on July 16th, 2019. Estimated return time, April 2020 per WWE internal list. Left out of WWE draft pool. Doing announcing work.

The Usos: Out of action since July. Left out of WWE draft pool.

Lars Sullivan: Knee injury will force him to miss 6-9 months. Internal WWE injury report lists him as out until late June 2020. Left out of WWE draft pool.

The Ascension: Out of action since April 2019


Tino Sabbatelli: Torn pectoral muscle in late April 2018. Requires surgery.

Eddie Dennis: Torn left pectoral. Hopeful return for fall 2019.

Karen Q: Suffered broken leg on 7/27.

Rachael Ellering: Torn ACL on 7/27. Will undergo surgery. Appeared on Watch Along.

Kavita Devi: Torn ACL. Surgery on 8/15

Velveteen Dream: Suffered lumbar injury on Sept. 18. Not cleared.

Joaquin Wilde: Cleared in early November after eye surgery.

Kushida: "Day-to day" on NXT's kayfabe injury report with wrist injury.

Johnny Gargano: "Not medically cleared" on NXT's kayfabe injury report.


Luchasaurus: Hamstring injury that kept him out of 10/16 match. Hopes to be back in 2020.

Recent News: Kip Sabian cleared




Katsuyori Shibata: Subdural hematoma that sidelined him for years. Got physical in August 2019 angle.

TK O'Ryan: Dealing with multiple concussions

Kelly Klein: Dealing with a concussion.

Recent News: David Finlay returns


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Vanessa Kraven: Broken leg in late October, required surgery. Has done meet and greets.

El Cuervo- Hospitalized in November with blood clot after being hit with cinder block. Was given "one year recovery period" after being discharged.

Anthony Stone: Broken collarbone, two collapsed lungs, four broken ribs on 1/27

Chris Sabin: Suffered knee injury on January 12. Believed to have torn ACL. Had successful surgery. Guest coached at WWE PC.

La Parka: Diagnosed with a neck & cervical fracture after 10/20 fall. Taken out of intensive care.

Recent News: Mance Warner returned

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