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Wrestler threatens legal action against NHS after rupturing biceps

WRESTLER Ghent Wakefield is threatening to sue the NHS after claiming his dreams of a multi-million-dollar career in America have been left in tatters.

The 30-year-old ruptured both biceps in a bout four months after being offered a contract with the world-famous WWE.

Ghent claims staff at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire advised him to rest as his arms would heal naturally.

But months later Ghent was told by a private doctor that he should have had surgery within weeks.

Now Ghent fears the surgery delay will mean he will never fully regain the strength in his arms, ruling out a return to the ring.

Ghent, of Federation Road, Burslem, said: “I could not believe it when I was offered a contract with the WWE in America.

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(thanks to Mike Informer)

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4 Responses

  1. Hans says:

    I would have sought that second opinion much sooner

  2. Pieman says:

    And here, ladies and gentlemen is why a national health service doesn’t work very well. They’ll tell you anything to move you along.

  3. ItalianoFBI says:

    He lives not far from me then.

  4. theprincedann says:

    That hospital is literally a street away from me :) and tbh its a really good hospital.. I’ve been there for multiple reasons, and they’re always brilliant. This guy is blaming whoever he can for his shortcomings.

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