WWE’s charismatic Kofi Kingston has been sidelined since a botched dive spot with Drew McIntyre on SmackDown in March.
The incident resulted in an ankle injury that required Kingston to undergo surgery. Now, the wrestling star has given his fans an update on his recovery’‹.
The Incident and Aftermath
During an intense match, Kingston attempted a high-risk manoeuvre that didn’t go as planned. “The massive, Scottish behemoth of a man, Drew McIntyre, landed on my leg and my body went east and my leg went west,” Kingston recalled.
The result was a completely sprained ankle and a bone chip that necessitated surgical intervention. This was Kingston’s second surgery on the same ankle; he had a similar procedure about six years ago to remove bone chips’‹.
On the Road to Recovery
Despite the setback, Kingston’s recovery is progressing well. “I’m actually in Orlando right now doing some rehab on my ankle,” Kingston revealed.
He is on schedule with his rehabilitation, and has been able to do “normal people things and live normal life.” Now, he is focusing on returning to the ring and doing “WWE superstar things” again.
Kofi Kingston: From In-Ring to Hosting
While he’s unable to compete in the ring, Kingston has found other ways to stay involved. He will join his New Day brothers Big E and Xavier Woods to host the USFL’s Michigan Panthers game this weekend. This
will mark Michigan’s final home game, where fans will get a taste of the energy and camaraderie that defines the 12-time Tag Team champions’‹.
Anticipating Kofi Kingston Making a Comeback
Kingston’s absence from the ring has allowed Xavier Woods to showcase his talent as a singles competitor. “I don’t think a lot of people realize how talented he is and he’s just out there proving it every single week,” said Kingston.
Despite Woods’ success, fans eagerly await Kingston’s return, and the star himself assures that his comeback is imminent. “It’s coming, it’s coming. It’s just a matter of time,” he promised’‹1’‹.
Kofi Kingston’s positive outlook and determination are a testament to his character. As he continues his recovery journey, fans can look forward to his return to the ring, where he will once again electrify audiences with his high-flying manoeuvres and infectious energy.
His journey serves as a reminder of the resilience of WWE superstars and their commitment to their craft and fans.