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WWE Issues Statement On The Passing Of Ox Baker

ORIGINAL: WWE posted the following statement, regarding the passing of Ox Baker… WWE is saddened to learn that Ox Baker, a feared villain of the ring for more than three decades, passed away Monday morning at age 80. A 6-foot-5 behemoth from Waterloo, Iowa, Baker originally competed in WWWF in the late 1960s and became one of the most intimidating forces known inside the squared...
Via WZR Online
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE News: WWE Issues Statement On Ox Baker’s Death, Several Wrestling Personalities Pay Their Respects

We reported earlier this morning that wrestling legend Ox Baker passed away at the age of 80. WWE has issued a statement on their website to address the passing of Ox Baker: “WWE is saddened to learn that Ox Baker, a feared villain of the ring for more than three decades, passed away Monday morning at age 80. A 6-foot-5 behemoth from Waterloo, Iowa, Baker originally competed...
Via Wrestling News Depot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Issues Statement Regarding Ox Baker’s Passing

WWE issued the following statement on their website regarding the passing of wrestling legend, Ox Baker: “WWE is saddened to learn that Ox Baker, a feared villain of the ring for more than three decades, passed away Monday morning at age 80. A 6-foot-5 behemoth from Waterloo, Iowa, Baker originally competed in WWWF in the late 1960s and became one of the most intimidating forces...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WWE Reacts to Ox Baker's Passing

WWE issued the following statement on their website regarding the passing of wrestling legend, Ox Baker: "WWE is saddened to learn that Ox Baker, a feared villain of the ring for more than three decades, passed away Monday morning at age 80. A 6-foot-5 behemoth from Waterloo, Iowa, Baker originally competed in WWWF in the late 1960s and became one of the most intimidating forces...
Via Ring Side News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrestling Legend Ox Baker Passes Away at 80

Jerry “The King” Lawler noted this morning on Twitter that wrestling legend Ox Baker (Douglas A. Baker) has passed away. The news of his passing was later reported by TMZ. During his career, Baker captured numerous titles and was involved in notable feuds with the likes of Harley Race, Bruiser Brody and Big John Studd. Terry Funk once called Baker “the toughest man I ever shared...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wrestling Legend Ox Baker Passes Away

Jerry "The King" Lawler noted this morning on Twitter that wrestling legend Ox Baker (Douglas A. Baker) has passed away. The news of his passing was later reported by TMZ. During his career, Baker captured numerous titles and was involved in notable feuds with the likes of Harley Race, Bruiser Brody and Big John Studd. Terry Funk once called Baker "the toughest man...
Via Ring Side News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The big deal about Ric Flair: An open reply

hank you for your column on “What Is the Big Deal about Ric Flair Anywooo? There are a few things you left out in the education of understanding one of the greatest performers to ever walk into a squared circle.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Shawn Michaels talks career, DX, and dream opponents

Shawn Michaels is one of the greatest wrestlers of all-time so when he talks about his career and reflects back at a golden era for fans that watched him come up through the ranks.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Various News: Harley Race Undergoes Surgery, ‘#BossToss’, FIP

– The ongoing “#BossToss” campaign on Twitter has now “taken over” all of Dixie Carter’s social media accounts as they promote this Thursday’s “National Put Your Boss Through A Table Day.” – WWN announced that Evolve 32 and FIP’s Heatstroke 2014 events in Orlando, Florida have moved to a new building because of a scheduling issue. The events will now take place...
Via WZR Online
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WCW Nitro on WWE Network, Legend Has Surgery for Cyst

- We noted late last week that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race fell at home and was forced to miss the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Fanfest in Charlotte. Race was examined by a doctor and it’s been confirmed that his extreme pain was coming from a cyst on his spine being aggravated. Race underwent a three-hour surgery on Monday to remove the cyst. Fans can send their get well letters to...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WCW Nitro Airing on the WWE Network, WWE Hall of Famer Has Surgery for Cyst

- We noted late last week that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race fell at home and was forced to miss the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Fanfest in Charlotte. Race was examined by a doctor and it’s been confirmed that his extreme pain was coming from a cyst on his spine being aggravated. Race underwent a three-hour surgery on Monday to remove the cyst. Fans can send their get well letters to...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WCW Nitro Airing on the WWE Network, WWE Hall of Famer Has Surgery for Cyst

- We noted late last week that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race fell at home and was forced to miss the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Fanfest in Charlotte. Race was examined by a doctor and it’s been confirmed that his extreme pain was coming from a cyst on his spine being aggravated. Race underwent a three-hour surgery on Monday to remove the cyst. Fans can send their get well letters to...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WCW Nitro Airing on the WWE Network, WWE Hall of Famer Has Surgery for Cyst

- We noted late last week that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race fell at home and was forced to miss the Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Fanfest in Charlotte. Race was examined by a doctor and it's been confirmed that his extreme pain was coming from a cyst on his spine being aggravated. Race underwent a three-hour surgery on Monday to remove the cyst. Fans can send their get well letters...
Via Ring Side News
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Harley Race Injury & Surgery Update, EVOLVE 33 iPPV

Partial Source: Pwinsider – Last week it was reported that Harley Race suffered a fall in St. Louis, which caused him to miss the final Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfest. It was thought that Race had suffered a broken hip, but according to someone close to Race, it was discovered that the extreme pain was due to aggravating a cyst on his spine. Race had a three-hour surgery on Monday...
Via WZR Online
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Harley Race Suffers Injury – Details Inside

Source: Pwinsider.com Harley Race suffered a fall in St. Louis yesterday and will miss the final Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfest. Race slipped and fell on his left hip, but reportedly still tried to drive from St. Louis to Charlotte for his scheduled appearance at the convention. He made it about 35 miles, and had to turn back. Race will be getting examined later today, with the fear...
Via WZR Online
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Show Appears After NXT, Takeover 2 Tickets, Legend Injured, Natalya

- PWInsider reports that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race was injured in a fall on Thursday in St. Louis and will have to miss the final Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfest in Charlotte this weekend. Race slipped and fell on his hip but still tried to make the drive from St. Louis to Charlotte. The pain was too much and Race had to turn around after about 35 miles. There’s fear Race may...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Big Show Appears After NXT Tapings, News on Takeover 2 Tickets, WWE Legend Injured, Natalya

- PWInsider reports that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race was injured in a fall on Thursday in St. Louis and will have to miss the final Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfest in Charlotte this weekend. Race slipped and fell on his hip but still tried to make the drive from St. Louis to Charlotte. The pain was too much and Race had to turn around after about 35 miles. There’s fear Race may...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Dr. Tom Prichard At 2014 Harley Race Wrestling Camp & More

– Harley Race’s World League Wrestling sent out the following today… Dr. Tom Prichard to join 2014 Harley Race Wrestling Camp Notable Trainer of current professional wrestling superstars to attend popular wrestling camp Troy, MO, July 28, 2014: World League Wrestling is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Tom Prichard for the 2014 week-long Harley Race Wrestling Camp. Dates...
Via WZR Online
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

“Beautiful” Bobby Eaton Announced As Guest Trainer For 2014 Harley Race Wrestling Camp

This year marks the 15th year of the week-long annual Harley Race Wrestling Camp! With 2014 passing the half-way mark now, it is that time to start thinking about what’s the next step in your professional wrestling career. One of the best options to advance you and your career is in front of you and that is the week-long Harley Race Wrestling Camp. We have scheduled this camp...
Via Ring Side News
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Harley Race Speaks Out – Hulk Hogan As A Wrestler, More

Here are some highlights from an interview Harley Race recently did with In Your Head Wrestling Radio: What are your thoughts on Hulk Hogan as a wrestler?: “Well, no matter how you want to word it or how you want to say it, if you’re good enough to get to all the places that Hogan was at you’ve got to be way the hell above average…Hogan gets good and bad raps virtually on...
Via WZR Online
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WWE Network Adding New Features, Race Talks Hogan

From Update on WWE Network Adding New Features, Race Talks Hogan - WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race recently appeared on In Your Head Wrestling Radio and was asked his thoughts on Hulk Hogan as a wrestler. Race replied: “Well, no matter how you want to word it or how you want to say it, if you’re good enough to get to all the places that Hogan was at you’ve got to be way the hell...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on WWE Network Adding New Features, Harley Race Asked About Hogan as a Wrestler

- WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race recently appeared on In Your Head Wrestling Radio and was asked his thoughts on Hulk Hogan as a wrestler. Race replied: “Well, no matter how you want to word it or how you want to say it, if you’re good enough to get to all the places that Hogan was at you’ve got to be way the hell above average…Hogan gets good and bad raps virtually on a daily...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Various News: bWo & Harley Race Documentaries, Booker T/NEW

– There is some talk that Michael Elliot may be directing a documentary on the Blue World Order. The bWo, for those unfamiliar, was a parody group formed in ECW by Stevie Richards, Nova and the Blue Meanie and saw other members such as Taka Michinoku and Dick Togo (in bWo Japan), Chastity and Thomas “The Inchworm” Rodman. The group was revived briefly in WWE in 2005 at ECW...
Via WZR Online
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Cody Rhodes Is Picking Partners for Goldust, Simon Gotch News

- WWE NXT star Simon Gotch, who is in the new tag team with Aiden English, was named after Dean Simon (Dean Malenko) and either Frank or Karl Gotch. Gotch worked the indies as Ryan Drago for around 13 years. He was trained by WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race and signed by WWE back in the summer of 2013. - As seen on this week’s RAW and Main Event, Cody Rhodes is picking new partners...
Via Wrestle Scoop
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

New Video from JTG, WWE Duo Confirmed for NBC Upfronts, More

From New Video from JTG, WWE Duo Confirmed for NBC Upfronts, More - WWE Superstar JTG has a new article and video up on BodySpartan.com about boxing training for toned shoulders and defined arms. Below is a video: - In the video below, Bill Apter of 1wrestling.com talks with Leland Race, the son of WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race. Up until last year, Leland wrestled under the name...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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