European Star Franz Van Buyten Passes Away at 81

On Tuesday, NXT General Manager William Regal shared the news that a former mentor and European grappler, Franz Van Buyten, has passed away. The...
All Japan Women's Pro Wrestling

Kenji Matsunaga, Co-Founder of All Japan Women’s Wrestling, Passes at 84

It was announced last week that Kenji Matsunaga, one of the Matsunaga brothers who founded the heavily influential All Japan Women's Pro Wrestling (AJW),...

Carlos Rocha, “The Portuguese Champion”, Passes Away at 93

A veteran of the NWA territories, especially in Canada, Portuguese wrestler Carlos Rocha, who worked from the 1940s through the 1970s, passed away on...

Puerto Rican Legend Hercules Ayala Passes Away at 69

An early star in the Puerto Rican wrestling scene who gained national attention wrestling in various National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) territories, from his native...

American Hardcore Legend Justice Pain Passes Away at 41

The world of hardcore and deathmatches got some bad news on Friday night, as it was announced that one of the pioneers of American...

Canadian Wrestler “Dr.Hannibal” Steve Gillespie Passes Away at 56

Some sad news out of Canada, as former Canadian indie wrestler "Dr. Hannibal" Steve Gillespie has passed away at the age of 56. Steve...

WWE Hall of Famer Rocky Johnson Passes Away at 75

It's been a rough start to the New Year for wrestling legends, as legends and veterans are starting to pass on to the great...

Japanese Legend Kazuo Sakurada Passes Away at Age 71

A 30-year veteran of the ring as a performer and trainer, Japan's Kazuo Sakurada, best known as either Mr. Sakurada or the Japanese version...
La Parka

La Parka Passes Away at Age 54

La Parka, a veteran of AAA, has passed away from complications stemming from his bad fall this past October. He passed away on Saturday...

NWA “Wild Man” Pampero Firpo Passes Away at 90

Pampero Firpo, one of the toughest most feared wrestlers for three decades from the 1950s to 1980s, has passed away at the age of...