Zema Ion Surgery Update, TNA Wrestling Issues Jackie Fargo Statement
– Zema Ion is schedule to undergo surgery next month to remove a tumor from his colon. The former X-Division champion revealed on Twitter that six weeks of recovery will be needed, then he should be “good to go.”
– TNA Wrestling published a statement on the passing of Jackie Fargo:
On June 24, 2013, the wrestling industry lost a pioneer. We are thankful for the legacy that Jackie Fargo leaves behind and saddened by his passing.
So saddened by the passing of Jackie Fargo.Loved having him on our first PPV 11 yrs ago to launch TNA. A true legend pic.twitter.com/IjSIEVC3JK
— Dixie Carter (@TNADixie) June 24, 2013
RIP Jackie Fargo… Huge influence on my career… Often imitated, but never duplicated…
— Jeff Jarrett (@JeffJarrettTNA) June 24, 2013