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WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler appeared to suffer a medical issue during Monday’s Raw. He was on commentary during a tag team match when he could be seen wincing in pain. Michael Cole stopped calling the match and checked on Lawler briefly. The fans at ringside could be seen watching Lawler more than the match.
A Newark man died after a tussle with a former high school wrestler he tried to rob early Saturday, NBC New York has learned.
Law-enforcement sources told NBC New York that 30-year-old Gian Davis approached two men near Bloomfield Avenue at about 1:15 a.m. and asked for change.
Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson, who was inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame in June for his serious exploits inside the ring, will be inducted into another hall of fame for his participation in the lighter side of fighting.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — A former WWE wrestler was arrested Tuesday in connection with a strong-arm robbery.
St. Johns County deputies said Travis Tomko threatened a pharmacist at a CVS store in St. Augustine and left with three bottles of prescription painkillers.
Legendary wrestler “Macho Man” Randy Savage died on Friday in a car accident in Tampa, Fla., TMZ reports.
THONOTOSASSA, Fla. — A former professional wrestler is being held in jail on drug and burglary charges.
A Hillsborough County Sheriff’s arrest report says 55-year-old Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart was arrested Sunday for possession and trafficking in a controlled substance and burglary. Jail records show no bond had been set by Monday. It was not immediately known if he has an attorney.