Aries reportedly suffered a large orbital fracture from the kick and is now set to undergo surgery this week in Birmingham, Alabama, according to PWInsider. He's set to be out of action until at least early 2017.
For those who missed it, Aries tweeted this photo after the injury:
A smile and a wink for y'all. pic.twitter.com/RBCdTqJARt— Austin Healy Aries (@AustinAries) October 27, 2016
Here is video of the kick:
Shinsuke's super kick possibly breaking the jaw of Austin Aries. Ref threw up the X and the match has stopped. #NXTFRESNO @WRESTLEZONEcom pic.twitter.com/Z1stVnLFG4— X (@Clypse12) October 27, 2016