In a recent development, legendary AEW commentator and WWE Hall of Famer, Jim Ross, revealed that he has undergone a successful cancer surgery on his right hip. The news was met with relief and support from fans and colleagues alike, as Ross expressed his gratitude for the outpouring of love and encouragement.
Ross took to social media to share the positive outcome of his surgery, stating, "Had cancer surgery this morning on my right hip. All went well. Thanks for all your love & support! " His announcement came as a reassurance to many who have been following his health journey.
Over the past few years, Jim Ross has faced several health challenges. In 2021, he successfully battled skin cancer, demonstrating his resilience and determination to overcome adversity. Additionally, he endured a fall that left him with a black eye and encountered issues with blood sugar levels and a troublesome leg wound, particularly during his travels.
Despite these obstacles, Ross continued to remain committed to his craft. Although he temporarily stepped away from commentary duties last November, he made a memorable return when AEW visited Oklahoma. His comeback to the commentary booth on the December 20th edition of "Dynamite" during the main event match between Jon Moxley and Jay White was met with enthusiasm from wrestling fans worldwide.
Ross's Resilience and Contribution
In a recent episode of his podcast, Jim Ross reaffirmed his determination to persevere and overcome the health challenges that have come his way. Since joining AEW in 2019, Ross has been an integral part of both the "AEW Dynamite" commentary team and the "AEW Collision" broadcast team, earning the respect and admiration of fans for his decades of contributions to the wrestling industry.
Jim Ross's successful recovery from his right hip cancer surgery is a testament to his strength and the unwavering support of the wrestling community. As he continues to heal and regain his health, fans eagerly anticipate his return to the commentary booth, where his iconic voice and expertise have enriched the wrestling experience for generations.