WWE Updates Braun Strowman’s Injury Status After Undergoing Surgery; How Long Is He Expected To Be Sidelined?

Bill Pritchard
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WWE.com posted the following after Braun Strowman (Adam Scherr) underwent elbow surgery; WWE is now saying Strowman is expected to miss six months. It was originally estimated that Strowman would miss 4-8 weeks, and may be ready to return for WWE Great Balls of Fire pay-per-view.

Braun Strowman underwent surgery following the attack by Roman Reigns last Monday on Raw, WWE.com can now confirm.

Immediately after the assault on Strowman’s injured shoulder and elbow by the former WWE Champion, The Monster Among Men left Raw in an ambulance and was able to get back to the United States for an evaluation this past Wednesday. Following the medical consultation, Strowman underwent surgery on Thursday in Birmingham, Ala. with Dr. Jeffrey Dugas. During the procedure, it was revealed, among his other injuries, that Strowman’s elbow had been shattered, and he is expected to miss up to six months of action as a result.

Check back with WWE.com and tune in to Raw tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network for more on this developing situation.

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