Earlier this week, it was revealed that AJ Styles had suffered some sort of injury. It was severe enough that ROH might need to scramble to find a new opponent for Jay Lethal at the Final Battle pay per view taking place in December. Reports have now surfaced that the injury suffered was the same one that sidelined him for a couple of weeks. Styles is once again having issues with his lower back.
November 30, 2015
A back injury forced AJ Styles to the sidelines for several weeks, but the former world heavyweight champion has decided that now is the time to return to the ring. Styles worked a match for New Japan this week. He is expected to head back to the United States soon to work a pay per view for ROH. Styles had previously been forced to miss a couple of television taping with the company.
November 7, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the back injury that AJ Styles is currently suffering from. Styles is deal with a sciatic nerve problem, a condition that is made worse by bumping in the ring during a wrestling match. Though he could risk doing more damage, Styles has insisted that he is going to continue his wrestling career. Styles is expected to work a big show for ROH soon.
October 29, 2015