“Potential Skin Cancer:” WWE Legend Sends a Worrying Message to Fans

Published 10/23/2021, 11:24 AM EDT


There is one voice in the pro wrestling business which stands synonymous with the word ‘wrestling’. WWE legend and wrestling veteran, Jim Ross, has done it all in the pro wrestling business. Starting his career in the 70s, Ross is still the voice of AEW where he calls out matches among his peers.

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However, it seems like mother nature has dealt a hand to Ross, which is unplayable for him. The wrestling legend recently took to Instagram and broke the sad news of him having a possible “skin cancer”. JR uploaded a pic of his leg on Instagram and provided an update in the captions.

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Jim Ross shares his pain with the world

In the post, JR wrote he has been dealing with this skin issue for over a year and now it seems pretty bad. He himself mentioned it might be potential skin cancer.

“Been dealing with this for over a year.
Potential skin cancer issue.
Cat Scan earlier today.
Hopeful for good results.
Staying positive.” Jim Ross wrote.

 

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The 69-year-old veteran must have been devastated and kept this skin problem to himself for over a year. However, with the respect JR has in this wrestling business, he knows that he is not alone.

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Multiple former WWE superstars have also commented on his Instagram post wishing him all the good health in the world and wishing that he will call the matches soon.

One fan wrote, “This must have been very uncomfortable and worrying as you’ve been dealing with it for the last year. All the love and positive thoughts to you today! You’ve got this.”

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We, along with millions of Jr’s fans, wish well for the wrestling veteran and hope that he gets well soon and graces the wrestling world with his voice.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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