8 time NWA Champion Harley Race has passed away

One of the toughest men in the wrestling business Harley Race has passed away. Race was battling with lung cancer. He was 76.

 

Race had a 31 year career in the industry winning championships all over the world.In 1983, Race was a trailblazer headlining the first Starrcade show in Greensboro, North Carolina, by dropping the NWA championship to Ric Flair in a bout that won Match of the Year honors from theObserver andPWI.

 

The wrestling world is sending its online condolences.

 
 
 
 
 
 

One of my favorite matches involving Race and Hulk Hogan when I was a kid.

 
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