Ivan Koloff has cancer of the liver. The sad news about the WWE legend surfaced this week. Details are still sparse at this point in time. Those that know him are saying that he is in for the fight of his life. World Wrestling Entertainent has yet to induct Koloff into their version of the hall of fame. However, the Wrestling Observer honored him back in 2015. The Canadian born wrestling made history by ending the seven year title reign of Bruno Sammartino. His flying knee drop and pin silenced the audience at Madison Square Garden. Koloff also portrayed the uncle of Nikita Koloff in the NWA.

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