Former WWE Intercontinental Champion Has Been On Life Support Since Saturday After suffering serious complications from hip replacement surgery, each PWTorch.
Longtime friend and former teammate Kevin Nash paid tribute to Hall on Monday, announcing his family’s intention to remove him from life support.
“Once his family arrives, they will stop supporting life. I will lose the only person on this planet that I have spent my life with more than anyone else,” Nash said. Written. “My heart is broken and I am so sad. I love Scott with all my heart but now I have to prepare my life without him now.”
“I am so lucky to have a friend who makes me worthy and me, him,” he continued. “When we switched to WCW, we didn’t care who liked or hated us. We had each other, and with the smooth Barry Bloom, we changed wrestling both in terms of content and form of pay… We were ‘Outsiders’ but we had each other. Scott has always felt unworthy of the afterlife. God, give my brother some gilded toothpicks, please. My life has been enriched with his life. He’s not perfect but as he always says, ‘The last perfect man walks on the planet they nailed to the cross.’ As we prepare for life without him, just remember that there is such a great guy that you won’t see another like him again. See you on the road, Scott. I can’t love a human more than me. “
Best known for being a third of the largely revolutionary New World Order alongside Nash and Hulk Hogan, Hall began with the National Wrestling Alliance in 1984 with a feud with Dusty Rhodes.
He wrestled in WWE from 1992-1996 as Razor Ramon, aka “The Bad Guy,” a gentle Cuban-American bully from Miami who – always looked at with a toothpick in his mouth – took. inspiration from Scar faceby Tony Montana and Manny Ribera. After a memorable feud with Shawn Michaels in 1993, he defeated the Heartbreak Kid at WrestleMania X to become the undisputed Intercontinental Champion.
He wrestled in WCW from 1996-2000 under his own name, forming the Outsiders with Nash, and then the NWO with Hogan and Nash.
Hall is also a member of The Kliq, a group of friends behind the scenes that includes Nash, Triple H, Shawn Michaels, and Sean Waltman (The 1-2-3 Kid/X-Pac). In his last WWE match before jumping ship to WCW, called “Curtain Call,” he and Nash hugged real-life friends Triple H and Shawn Michaels in front of a crowd at Madison Square Garden – an inevitable since their characters are said to have a feud.
Hall was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame twice: in 2014 as Razor Ramon and in 2020 as a member of the NWO.
His wrestling tournaments include the WWE Intercontinental Championship (4x), WCW World Television Championship, WCW United States Heavyweight Championship (2x) and WCW World Tag Team Championship (7x).
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