After his hospitalization and surgery back in mid-August, WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair is set to begin physical therapy, according to a new announcement from WWE and a Facebook post from Flair's fiancee, Wendy Barlow.

Below is WWE's update along with a tweet from Flair's Twitter account that we posted earlier:

Ric Flair to begin physical therapy following health issues

Ric Flair is recovering and set to begin physical therapy following his Aug. 12 hospitalization and subsequent surgery, WWE.com has learned.

Flair's fiancée, Wendy Barlow, provided an update on her Facebook page regarding the two-time WWE Hall of Famer's condition.

"He is doing very well for man who has been through so much!" she wrote. "He will begin physical therapy shortly and will be stronger than ever and back out enjoying all the fans sooner than you would think."

An update from Flair's official Twitter account this morning was equally optimistic.


"Sometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been, to stand up taller than you ever were," the post reads. "Naitch WILL be back!"

Join WWE.com in wishing Flair a speedy and successful recovery.

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