Injury update on Kota Ibushi

Injury update on Kota Ibushi
Credit: NJPW

New Japan Pro Wrestling have posted an update regarding the injury that Kota Ibushi sustained during the finals of the G1 Climax tournament against Kazuchika Okada.

As Ibushi was unable to compete, Okada was crowned the winner of the tournament by stoppage.

here is the statement issued by NJPW along with an estimated recovery time.

On October 21’s G1 final, Kota Ibushi suffered an injury in the ring that led to the match being stopped. After treatment from ringside medical staff, he was taken for a thorough evaluation.

The evaluation revealed a right anterior dislocation of the shoulder, and joint lip damage. Recovery is expected to take two months.

Further updates will be provided as to Ibushi’s return when more information is available.

We here at Real Rasslin would like to wish Ibushi all the best for a speedy recovery.