-

Santino Marella undergoes neck surgery

Former WWE Intercontinental champion Santino Marella wrote on his Twitter that he underwent neck surgery yesterday and it was a success.

“Not only did they perform a double fusion, they also removed a piece of broken bone,” he wrote, adding that the road to recovery starts immediately.

He noted that with this new titanium plate inserted in his neck, he will be better than ever and if he’s ever medically cleared to return to the ring next year, he knows where he will be training!

Marella owns a wrestling and mixed martial arts gym in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, called Battle Arts Academy.

A few months ago Marella announced he was retiring from the ring due to his neck injuries during a non-televised live event in Toronto.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

LATEST NEWS

Humberto Carrillo injured during match on Raw

The match between Sheamus and Humberto Carrillo was aborted last night on Raw after Carrillo suffered an injury.The ending...

Lumberjack match added to Backlash 2021

A lumberjack match was added to the WrestleMania Backlash pay-per-view card last night on Raw and will feature Damien...

WrestleMania rematch headlines Monday Night Raw tonight

A WrestleMania rematch will headline tonight's Monday Night Raw live from the ThunderDome as Bobby Lashley takes on Drew...
spot_img