In truly devastating news, it has come to surface that Harley Race has passed away at the age of 76.
Race had been battling a number of health issues and was hospitalized in July.
He was an eight-time NWA World Champion, a WWE Hall of Famer, and will always be regarded as one of the greatest of all time.
Today the world lost one of the toughest men ever to walk God's green earth.
RIP Harley Race!
8X NWA Worlds Heavyweight Champion.
The entire sport of professional wrestling and the National Wrestling Alliance sends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Harley. pic.twitter.com/rEiHknbYn1
— NWA (@nwa) August 1, 2019
We would like to extend our condolences to the Race family and anyone affected by this tragic news.
Today the wrestling world lost a legend in every sense of the word.
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