However, just as quickly as the success came, it was pulled from underneath him, when he obtained a shoulder injury during the match that would keep him out for what is estimated to be six months. Nevertheless, there is always light at the end of the tunnel, and this tunnel seems to be coming to an end sooner than anticipated.
Finn Balor has been open about the fact that his rehabilitation was progressing rapidly. There have also been multiple reports that he was progressing far sooner than expected. It looks like all that is turning out to be true, because Balor was recently in France to do some 2K17 promotion work, and he was not wearing a sling the entire time!
Balor even mildly bragged about it too!
In the past month, there was speculation regarding when Balor will return. All indications seemed to be leading to the fact that he will be back on the road to Wrestlemania. There were also rumours that he may return by Royal Rumble.
Now, it looks possible that The Demon King may be back this coming Rumble at the Alamodome. What better way to close out a historical Rumble, than with a returning Balor winning it?
Here is Balor’s epic entrance in 2K17:
Here is when The Demon King had to abdicate his throne, at least temporarily:
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