Source: has posted an article stating that Kofi Kingston will be undergoing surgery this Thursday for an elbow injury. He will be out of action for 4-8 weeks.

The article blamed Ryback attacking Kingston at last night's SmackDown taping in Edmonton for "accelerating Kingston's already-existing elbow injury." However, Ryback's assault was actually done as a way to write Kingston off of television.

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