New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced that Clark Connors has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be missing his scheduled appearance at this weekend’s LA Comic Con. The company has announced that Gabriel Kidd will be taking Connor’s place at the convention.
You can check out the official announcement below:
Clark Connors Contracts COVID-19, to Miss ComicCon Appearance
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Clark Connors has contracted COVID-19 and, as a result, will not be able to make his scheduled appearance at LA Comic Con this weekend.
Clark is experiencing mild symptoms, and has not had close contact with other wrestlers. We apologise to fans who were looking forward to Clark’s appearance, and appreciate your understanding.
Gabriel Kidd will be attending the event in Clark’s place, with the schedule as follows:
Friday December 3 6PM-8PM Gabriel Kidd meet and greet
Saturday December 4 10:30am NJPW panel with Gabriel Kidd, Jay White and Fred Rosser
Saturday December 4 1PM-3PM Jay White meet and greet
Sunday December 5 1PM-3PM Fred Rosser meet and greet
Clark’s condition is being monitored, and his attendance at Nemesis on December 9 at Vermont Hollywood will be subject to a negative test. Further updates will be provided.
Clark Connors has contracted COVID-19.
He is experiencing mild symptoms and has had no close contact with other wrestlers. However, he is unable to make a scheduled Comic Con appearance this weekend.
— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) December 3, 2021