WWE: The Passing of a WWE Legend, Dusty Rhodes

We here at isportsweb are extremely sad to report that a legend and icon in every sense of the word, Dusty Rhodes has passed away at the age of 69 on Thursday 11, 2015. WWE.com has the following post on their website. “ WWE is deeply saddened that Virgil Runnels, aka “The American Dream”- WWE Hall of Famer, three-time NWA Champion and one of the most captivating and charismatic...
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June 14, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE’s “American Dream” passes away at 69

The great Dusty Rhodes, birth name Virgil Riley Runnels Jr, was pronounced dead earlier today, Thursday June the 11th, 2015. At this time the cause of death of the wrestling icon is unknown. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of “The American Dream.” Here is the full statement on the passing via the WWE one of the few men in this business that can and will never be...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Former professional wrestler Dusty Rhodes dead at 69

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) WWE says Virgil Runnels, a former professional wrestler known by his fans as Dusty Rhodes, has died. He was 69. The company says Runnels died Thursday, but a spokesman declined to say where or how he passed away, saying the family had not authorized the release of that information. Runnels, who also went by the nickname ''The American Dream,'' was a member of...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE News: ‘The American Dream’ Dusty Rhodes Passes Away At 69

We are saddened to report that WWE Hall of Famer Virgil Runnels, known to the wrestling world as “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes, has passed away today at the age of 69. WWE.com broke the news on Thursday afternoon and released the following statement: “WWE is deeply saddened that Virgil Runnels, aka “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes – WWE Hall of Famer, three-time...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Pro wrestling legend Dusty Rhodes dies at age 69

  Professional wrestling legend Dusty Rhodes died Thursday. He was 69.   Rhodes, whose real name was Virgil Runnels, was one of the most popular pro wrestlers in the 1970s and 80s. Rhodes spent most of his in-ring career in NWA where he was three-time world champion. Nicknamed “The American Dream,” also spent time in what’s now known as the WWE. He was inducted...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WWE announces Dusty Rhodes, 'The American' Dream' has died

Dusty Rhodes, one of professional wrestling's legendary characters, died on Thursday, it was announced by WWE. Rhodes, real name Virgil Runnels, was one of most entertaining performers in the game. He was 69. From WWE: WWE is deeply saddened that Virgil Runnels, aka "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes — WWE Hall of Famer, three-time NWA Champion and one of the most captivating...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss
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