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The Rock Reacts To Popular UK Wrestler Passing Away At Age 36

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• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (June 22, 1998) – WCW MONDAY NITRO

On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.

It was broadcasted from the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Jacksonville, Florida and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Bash at the Beach 1998’ PPV.

The card can be found here:

– Disco Inferno vs. Len Denton

– Yuji Nagata vs. Tokyo Magnum

– Public Enemy vs. Sick Boy & Horace Boulder

– Bill Goldberg vs. Rick Fuller

– Alex Wright vs. Eddie Guerrero

– Konnan vs. Scotty Riggs

– Steve McMichael vs. Stevie Ray

– Bret Hart vs. Chris Benoit

– The Giant vs. Kevin Greene

• The Rock Reacts To Popular UK Wrestler Passing Away At Age 36

As we noted a few days back, Insane Championship Wrestling posted the following sad announcement on their Facebook page:

“We are heartbroken to learn of the tragic death of ICW World Heavyweight Champion, Adrian ‘Lionheart’ McCallum. Adrian was a mainstay of ICW and British professional wrestling. Most importantly, he was our friend. His passing leaves a huge hole in the lives of those who knew him. Please respect his family’s privacy at this time.”

Adrian was only 36 years old.

You can read his final tweet below:

It turns out that Lionheart was a big fan of The Rock and they even had an exchange on Twitter:

Below is what The Rock tweeted regarding this sad situation:

        
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