Ricky Starks will be out for roughly three months because of a fractured neck.
The Team Taz member suffered the injury during the April 21 Dynamite while working with Hangman Page. A rough landing after Starks tried to land on his feet taking a German suplex was said to be the cause. At the time, he tried to downplay the issue...
Fightful does say it’s only a “slight fracture” that won’t require surgery.
The 31 year old is a former NWA Television champ. He’s yet to win a title in AEW, but he’s been featured prominently since signing with the company a year ago. And he clearly has influential supporters, both in his own company and a couple other locker room around the business:
Same— Bayley (@itsBayleyWWE) May 11, 2021
He’s the best. Count Danhausen in for a cool one hundred dollar Bill on this bet. pic.twitter.com/2Y70h6ARua— Danhausen (@DanhausenAD) May 11, 2021
Get well soon, Starkman. These three aren’t the only ones betting on you.