WWE Hall of Famer Jerry Lawler tweeted the following this morning regarding the death of wrestling legend Ox Baker aged 80.
Just got the sad news that my friend and wrestling great, Ox Baker passed away a couple of hours ago. RIP OX pic.twitter.com/uRbe8R1rbI— Jerry Lawler (@JerryLawler) October 20, 2014
Baker was known for his famous catchphrase "I love to hurt people!" and feared for his "heart punch" finishing move which 8,000 men have fallen to including wrestling greats such as Fritz Von Erich, David Von Erich, Kerry Von Erich, Jimmy Snuka, Verne Gagne, Ernie Ladd, Harley Race.