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Wrestlers react to the death of the 'Macho Man'


Randy "Macho Man" Savage, top, has challenger Hulk Hogan in a headlock during the main event for WrestleMania V in Atlantic City, N.J. (April 4, 1989) Photo Credit: AP

The world of Twitter is quickly reacting to the death of Randy "Macho Man" Savage. Here are what some wrestlers and divas are saying about the legendary career of the Macho Man. 

WWE: WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of one of the greatest Superstars of his time, Randy “Macho Man” Savage.

Hulk Hogan: He had so much life in his eyes & in his spirit, I just pray that he's happy and in a better place and we miss him. I'm completely devastated, after over 10 years of not talking with Randy, we've finally started to talk and communicate.

Shawn Michaels: We've lost one of the greats!! Our prayers go out to the family & friends of Randy Savage.

The Rock: RIP Randy "Macho Man" Savage - you were one of my childhood inspirations and heros. Strength, love and prayers to the Savage/Poffo family. Today Team Bring It will celebrate a life - we will kick ass and chase greatness #OOHHYEEEAAAHHH style!

Bret Hart: I have no words to say. This one hits me hard. We lost one of the best.

John Cena: CeNation. The untimely passing of randy savage is indeed tragic. All true fans of wrestling will mourn this loss. One of the all time greats

Mick Foley: I just heard the sad news about the Macho Man. Randy Savage was one of my favorites performers, and my heart goes out to his loved ones.

Jeff Jarrett: His madness. Randy is gone, but will never be forgotten. Thoughts and prayers are w the entire Poffo family.

Chris Jericho: Just heard of the passing of Randy Savage.A one of a kind great performer.RIP

Wade Barrett: Bow to the kingdom of the madness. RIP Macho Man, amazing performer.

Roddy Piper: Got up last night and Tweeted about a dream with Mr. Perfect and Kerry Von Erick. I know why now. Not the first time this has happened to me

Zack Ryder: RIP MACHO MAN. One of my favorites and one of the best of all time. DIG IT!

Trish Stratus: Rest in peace Randy-my first inspiration in the ring. My prayers & condolences to the Savage family

Paul Bearer: RIP - " MACHO MAN " RANDY SAVAGE. :-(

Stacey Keibler: Wow, so sad about Randy Savage. I’ll definitely put a few $$ on @MuchoMachoMan tomorrow in his honor when I am @PreaknessStakes. RIP Randy!

Taz: Very sad to hear of the passing of a GREAT legend. I only met Randy Savage a couple of times- i was a big fan of his work. RIP.

Tommy Dreamer: Randy Savage was the 1st person I saw piledrive someone thru a table. Thanks 4 all the memories. Hope u walk the aisle w/ Liz & Sherri again

Bill DeMott: When I got my start in WCW it was Randy that gave me the prayers and thoughts to the Poffo Family

Howard Finkel: I am profoundly saddened by the passing of one of the all-time greats, Macho Man Randy Savage. My condolences go out to the Poffo family.

William Regal: Just heard of the passing of Randy Savage.A one of a kind great performer.RIP.

Rob Van Dam: Rest in Peace Macho Man Randy Savage.


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