Scott Hall aka Razor Ramon passes away at 63; Triple H, Sean Waltman pay tribute to the WWE Hall of Famer
WWE wrestling legend Scott Hall passed away aged 63 on Monday. Tributes poured in Hall as fellow wrestlers mourned his tragic demise.
Scott Hall, a legend in the history of professional wrestling, passed away on Monday, according to WWE. The wrestling icon was aged 63. The two-time WWE Hall of Famer had broken his hip last month and was undergoing severe health complications. His friend and former tag-team partner Kevin Nash stated on Sunday that Hall was on life support.
Hall's life support was reportedly removed on Monday, following which tributes began to pour in for the late wrestler including from one his close friends, Sean Waltman who took to Twitter to confirm the tragic news of his demise as he wrote, "He's gone."
Scott Hall's WWE career had been nothing short of iconic. He was known as "The Bad Guy" and was a founding member of the group that was later known as the New World Order. In this history of pro wrestling, Hall was a part of the most memorable groups, the nWo alongside Kevin Nash and Hulk Hogan.
Here are the heartfelt tributes paid by Hall's fellow wrestlers:
Hogan mourned the loss of Hall as he delivered a speech at his Hogan’s Hangout bar in Tampa, Florida where he said, "A short while ago, a good friend of mine just passed away -- Scott Hall. He took care of me when I was down and out and when everyone thought Hulkamania was dead. Scott Hall resurrected me. He put me back on the map. ... I love him so much I can't even explain it to you", via ESPN.
Among other major names in the wrestling world, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Nikki and Brie Bella paid heartfelt tributes to Hall.