Who is Ric Flair’s fifth wife? Wendy Barlow’s battle with Covid was nightmare for WWE superstar

Ric Flair and Barlow, who also goes by the name of ‘Fifi’, got married on September 12, 2018, at a resort in Florida


                            Who is Ric Flair’s fifth wife? Wendy Barlow’s battle with Covid was nightmare for WWE superstar
Ric Flair with his fifth wife Wendy Barlow (Instagram, WWE)

Ric Flair is one of the most flamboyant WWE players the world has ever seen and even at the age of 72, the former wrestling champion never fails to amaze the audience with his antics. Continuing his ritual, Ric Flair again floored the audience when he made a surprise appearance at the mega clash of AAA Mega Championship at TripleMania XXIX.

The match between Kenny Omega and his newest challenger Andrade el Idolo was one of the biggest matches of the evening. While spectators were eagerly waiting for the showdown, the WWE champ Ric Flair showed up with Andrade sending the fans into a tizzy. The wrestling legend looked dapper in a formal blue suit as he walked down the ramp with Andrade. Speaking of Flair, apart from his professional wrestling career, he has also managed to stay in the headlines for his personal colourful life.
 
READ MORE
Former WWE star Ric Flair slept with 10,000 women and had five wives, will Dwayne Johnson pull it off in biopic?

'SummerSlam' 2021: Air time, match card, tickets and how to watch WWE event



 

Who is Ric Flair’s fifth wife?

Speaking of Ric Flair’s personal life, the legendary wrestling player has got lucky in love a couple of times. To be specific, Flair has walked down the aisle a total of five times. He first married Leslie Goodman in 1971 followed by Elizabeth Harrell in 1983. Following the two divorces, he later tied the knot with Tiffany VanDemark in 2006 and Jackie Beems in 2009. After splitting with his fourth wife in 2014, the cupid struck again as he got married for the fifth time in 2018 to Wendy Barlow.

Ric Flair and Barlow, who also goes by the name of ‘Fifi’, got married on September 12, 2018, at a resort in Florida. Speaking at the time, Flair told People magazine, “Dreams do come true. I married the love of my life yesterday.” In an earlier interview with the same publication, he had confessed that Barlow helped him change his habits and hard-living ways. Flair, who got infamous for sleeping with 10,000 women had then said, “I only love one now. I have never done anything since I met Wendy.” He also revealed that Barlow was at his side all the time when was rushed to the hospital in August 2017 and spent time in a medically induced coma after being told he was on the verge of congestive heart failure.
 



 



 

When Ric Flair’s wife battled Covid in 2020

Ric Flair’s fifth wife Wendy Barlow was also in the news when she got diagnosed with Covid-19 in July 2020. He had also denied that he tested positive for the same. In an interview with the New York Post, the WWE superstar said, “That is absolutely incorrect” adding “My wife does [have the virus]… we live in a 5,000 square foot home. I live in the basement. She lives upstairs on the third floor and she got sick.”

Giving an update on his wife’s health a week later, he stated, as reported by ComicBook, “She's doing great, much better. Not 100% but she's doing much better. It's been over three weeks now, it was a nightmare. All of a sudden, it just came on her, and of course, you backtrack and figure out where it came from.” He added, “She was real sick. I had to take her to the hospital twice for IV once and then just to make sure she was okay. You never know. They released her both times after keeping her for a couple of hours. You can't be careful enough."



 

If you have an entertainment scoop or a story for us, please reach out to us on (323) 421-7515