قالب وردپرس درنا توس
Home / Entertainment / WWE British legend Tommy Billington dies on his birthday after long struggle with ill health

WWE British legend Tommy Billington dies on his birthday after long struggle with ill health



WRESTLING legend Thomas Billington, known as "The Dynamite Kid", died on his 60th birthday.

The exact cause of death is unknown, but the icon born of Lancashire had fought for years a number of health problems.

   English wrestling legend Tommy Billington died at age 60

WWE.com

British wrestling legend Tommy Billington died at age 60
   Known as Dynamite Kid, he shot the celebrity beside the English bulldog Davey Boy Smith and their dog Matilda during the years & # 39; 80

WWE

Known as Dynamite Kid, he turned to celebrity alongside the English bulldog Davey Boy Smith and their dog Matilda in the years & # 39; 80

Twitter @DBSmithjr

New Japan superstar Pro Wrestling Will Ospreay paid tribute to this icon on Twitter this morning after learning of his death.

Along with a picture of Billington with great fanfare, he wrote: "I heard news that Tommy Billington also knows how Dynamite Kid has gone beyond.

" Thank you for all the work you have done for our country and inspiring so many wrestlers to seize the opportunity. RIP Dynamite Kid. "

And the son of his former tag mate, Davey Boy Smith Jr., confirmed the news, saying," I was really happy and happy to have seen Dynamite one last time in the UK last June.

   The British Bulldogs were WWE Tag Team champions over the years & # 39; 80
The British Bulldogs were WWE Tag Team champions over the years & # 39; 80

"Dynamite was definitely a source of Inspiration for myself and many others and has truly revolutionized professional wrestling as we do it today.

"He flew up, and gave him the maximum for every game."

The friend of Dynamite and retired wrestler Marty Jones then published: "It is with great sadness that I have to inform you of all the Dynamite Kid Tommy Billington on the occasion of his late birthday.

"A true British ambassador for the world fight." RIP "Kid". Condolences to Mark and his family. "

The British has turned to world celebrity in the 80s along with his cousin and the" British Bulldog "tag Davey Boy Smith.

 This morning the British wrestler Will Ospreay broke the sad news on Twitter

Twitter @WillOspreay

The British wrestler Will Ospreay broke the sad news on Twitter this morning

The duo he captured the tag of the WWE Tag Team – the team 's gold before taking separate paths in 1988.

The English Bulldogs were classified as the fifth best tag team ever since by Pro Wrestling Illustrated in 2003.


REIGN SUPREME WWE's star returns just two months after revealing that he was fighting leukemia


Dynamite Kid went on to work for Stampede Wrestling and in Japan until his last game on October 10, 1996 at a Michinoku Pro event titled These Days.

He competed in a six-man match dubbed "Legends of High-Flying" alongside Dos Caras and Kuniaki Kobayashi against The Great Sasuke, Mil Mascaras and Tiger Mask.

Known for his impressive physique, reports have seen the body of Dynamite degenerate to the point where it was "practically skin and bones", with the bottom of its usually tight-fitting pantyhose that looks very loose .

Dynamite still managed to hit a piledriver tombstone on Great Sasuke, bringing Dos Caras to bombard Sasuke for the pin to make sure he ended his career by winning fashion.

But suffered an attack on the airport the next day, the second after the origin

The dynamite lost the use of the left leg in 1997 and was forced to use a wheelchair .

   The British Bulldogs were one of the most popular teams in the world. planet

WWE

The British Bulldogs were one of the most popular teams on the planet

In addition to his paralysis, Billington also had a number of heart problems and WWE reported having had a stroke in 2013.

A video emerged in January 2017 from Billington in a nursing home trying to raise money to help with his medical care.

Harley Race of the WWE Hall of Famer, who invented the sub-headbutt that Dynamite has adopted, was previously registered to express his regret in creating the move.


LEGEND LEGEND Everything you need to know about Dynamite Kid


He believes it causes spinal problems and concussions and may have contributed to Dynamite

Billington divorced from his first wife Michelle Smadu (sister of Bret "Hitman "then wife of Hart, Julie) with whom he had two daughters, Browyne and Amaris, and a son, Marek, in 1991.
He moved back to England to live in Wigan after the end of the marriage and will go to get married with Dot Billington in 1997.

WRESTLEMANIA 35 – How can you be there?

ALL laughed for The Showcase Of The Immortals! [19659002] The annual event of WWE WrestleMania will take place next year, April 7th, from MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, but when can you get tickets for this?

And what is the best way to get from the UK?

Click here to find out everything you need to know so you can start planning your trip.


Source link