On September 20, 15 new celebrities shall be battling out on the dancefloor with their skilled companions within the thirtieth season of “Dancing With the Stars,” hosted by Tyra Banks. One of those stars is not any stranger to battles as he is confronted off towards many opponents in his 15-year (and counting) WWE profession, however this one shall be very completely different.
“I’m studying the Paso Doble, Argentine Tango, Waltz, and FoxTrot are very completely different strikes than a Skull Crushing Finale or Figure Four Leg Lock,” Mike The Miz Mizanin wrote on Instagram. “Honored and excited to be aside of the Season 30 cast of @dancingabc now let’s get to work.”
The former actuality star, who acquired his leisure debut on MTV’s “The Real World: Back to New York” in 2001 and “The Challenge,” will possible do nicely on the dancing show on account of his athletic capabilities as a wrestler however not too lengthy earlier than he was cast on “Dancing With the Stars,” The Miz suffered a significant harm.
The Miz Injured His Knee But Never Specifically Disclosed What Ligaments He Injured
The Miz picked up a significant harm at WrestleMania Backlash in May 2021 and experiences after the occasion said that he’d torn his ACL, an harm which might sometimes sideline athletes for round 9 months. However, in June 2021, he instructed Sports Illustrated:
I like studying experiences about my harm. It’s superb. It’s all often improper. I used to be studying stuff about me like, ‘What? Where are they discovering this data?’ I hadn’t even launched something that I used to be even injured. As far as I’m involved, everybody retains asking me how I’m feeling, and I really feel like one million bucks—and I’m going to be on WWE TV each week like I at all times am.
While he confirmed that he did get injured, he did not present particular particulars however confirmed that he can be out for “a little bit of time” though he would proceed to look at occasions. “I’ve seen that I’ll be out 9 months. I do not plan on being out 9 months. I used to be on TV final Monday, and I’m going to be on TV each week.”
He continued, “I had a match, and did I get injured? Yes, the reply is sure, I did get injured. How lengthy will I be out? To be fully sincere, I do not even know that. I’m simply engaged on bodily remedy, getting every part again to 100% so I may give the viewers precisely what they need.”
He additionally posted on Instagram on May 30, “1 day till The Most Must See Superstar is again on @wwe#Raw….wait, what? Did I learn that appropriate? Thought that dude was injured and out for like 9 months? How’s he again already…. Did you overlook I’m The Miz?” It turned out that The Miz continued his WWE appearances however as a commentator in a swimsuit and sometimes showing in a wheelchair.
The Miz Attended Several WWE Events in a Wheelchair But Eventually Got Out of the Chair & Ran at an Event in August
For the subsequent few months, The Miz made his WWE appearances in a wheelchair the place he continued to get entangled with the wrestlers in numerous storylines. On July 12, he competed within the MLB All Star Celebrity Softball sport however he was seen carrying a brace on his injured knee. He wrote partially, “Knee brace [check], Couldn’t play SOFTBALL due to injured knee [check, check, check].”
After that look, he was again at WWE occasions in a wheelchair till early August. On August 11, he shared a clip of himself in an altercation earlier than getting out of the wheelchair and sprinting via the venue, indicating that he had recovered from the harm. Here is that clip:
The Miz returned to wrestling in mid-August, Post Wrestling reported, the place his partnership with John Morrison imploded and he ended up ambushing his former associate after his match. However, the 2 have not gotten the prospect to settle issues within the ring since quickly after this ambush, The Miz was introduced as a celeb on “Dancing With the Stars.”