Wrestling Revealed

Roddy Piper

Hart on Piper

A post on Instagram where Bret Hart writes a very long and heartfelt message about his relationship over the years with Roddy Piper, who passed away from a heart attack on Friday. The two of them were extremely close to one another, almost like family.
August 1, 2015
Roddy Piper

Rousey honors Piper

As some of you may already know, Ronda Rousey has a huge UFC fight tonight against Bethe Correia. After finding out about his death on Friday, Rousey has decided to dedicate the fight to Roddy Piper, the man who bestowed his nickname to her. Rousey is a well known fan of professional wrestling, and she has gotten to meet some of her childhood favorites through the years.
August 1, 2015
Roddy Piper

Bret Hart on Roddy Piper

The relationship between Bret Hart and Roddy Piper might be a bit closer than what a lot of fans realize. Hart stated that Piper was his closest friend in the business, and he owes a lot of the success of his career to him. Hart also noted that Piper was the only wrestler that went to visit him when he suffered a stroke back in 2002. Piper died from a heart attack on Friday.
August 1, 2015
Roddy Piper

Roddy Piper cause of death

Initially, when word spread that Roddy Piper had died, the mainstream media stated that it was due to natural causes. Those reports have now been updated. The former United States Heavyweight Champion actually passed away in his sleep because of a heart attack. His family members reiterated that the legendary performer was free of cancer at the time of his death.
July 31, 2015
Abyss

Abyss on Piper

A post on Twitter where Abyss talks about the death of Roddy Piper. He stated that the legendary performer was the reason why he wanted to become a professional wrestler in the first place.
July 31, 2015
Roddy Piper

Beefcake on Piper

A post on Twitter where Brutus Beefcake addresses the death of Roddy Piper earlier today. The two of them were close enough for the former Intercontinental Champion to view him as a brother.
July 31, 2015
Frankie Kazarian

Frankie Kazarian on Roddy Piper

A post on Twitter where Frankie Kazarian shares his feelings on Roddy Piper, who died earlier today. He mentioned the role that Piper played in his childhood. Kazarian also talked about how awesome it was when he got the opportunity to share the ring with his hero.
July 31, 2015
Roddy Piper

Roddy Piper is dead

The world of professional wrestling has taken another blow, as reports have surfaced that Roddy Piper is dead. TMZ reports that he died of natural causes at his home in Hollywood. The legendary performer had a bout with cancer over the last couple of years, but he stated that he finally was able to beat the disease. The former Intercontinental Champion was 61 years old.
July 31, 2015
Steve Austin

Roddy Piper apologizes

It appears that the war between Roddy Piper and Steve Austin has come to an end. Austin squashed it first by stating that he is too old for unnecessary drama. Now, Piper has responded by offering up an apology, even though he still claims to not understand why Austin would be offended by what he did.
July 13, 2015
Steve Austin

WWE drops Roddy Piper

Reports have surfaced that Roddy Piper has been dropped from his legends contract with WWE, and the speculation going around is that it has something to do with his war of words with Steve Austin. Piper had accused Austin of going to executives of Podcast One and having his show removed from the rotation, which Austin strongly denied.
July 8, 2015