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AEW's Kris Statlander undergoes knee surgery

Statlander suffered a torn ACL and lateral meniscus last month.
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Kris Statlander has undergone surgery for the knee injury that's expected to keep her out of action into next year.

On her social media accounts on Wednesday, Statlander shared a photo of her in a hospital bed after undergoing surgery. She captioned it with "I must’ve been thinking of you when I got injured, because you make my knees weak. Xoxo"

Statlander revealed last month that she had suffered a "completely torn ACL and lateral meniscus." Statlander said she expected to be out of action for 6-8 months due to the injury.

"Welp. One knee fixed, one to go," Statlander tweeted on August 11. "After the first knee injury I came back stronger and better than ever so it’s all over for you all when I come back from this one. I’m sorry to let you all [down] once again. I’ll be back bigger, more powerful, and more than a woman."

Statlander was previously out of action from June 2020 to April 2021 due to a torn ACL.

Statlander injured her knee last month during a match against Sierra that was taped for AEW Dark on August 5.