Saying goodbye. The wrestling world is a reasonably tight knit group and it hurts loads when the trade loses one among its personal. It may be made even more durable for some when it’s a wrestler that the followers have grown to respect through the years, which was the case with the most recent large title to go away. Now it’s time for some individuals to say their final goodbyes, which have are available in quick.

Mr. Great Paul Orndorff handed away on Monday on the age of 71. All through his profession, he wrestled nearly in all places, together with for the WWF, the place he headlined the primary WrestleMania. He additionally spent a substantial period of time within the NWA/WCW, that means that he had fairly the set of credentials on his resume. A number of wrestlers and corporations have despatched out their condolences and reminiscences of Orndorff.

AEW joins the wrestling world in mourning the passing of a real legend, “Mr. Great” Paul Orndorff. Our ideas are along with his household, his buddies and his followers. https://t.co/3GpYkRpWfS

We’re deeply saddened to study of the passing of professional wrestling legend “Mr. Great” Paul Orndorff. We provide our honest condolences to his family and friends.

Simply received slammed with the Paul Orndorff information,RIP my brother,love you and thanks for all the time making me battle for every part in our matches,heaven simply received much more Great,love U4LifeHH

PAUL ORNDORFF. MY BROTHER. YOU WERE THE TOUGHEST. WE TRAIN TOGETHER. WE RIDE TOGETHER. YOU WERE EXCELLENT BUBBA. I AM SO SAD I LOVE YOU FOREVER REST IN PEACE https://t.co/RXovORjxVp

So Sorry To Hear Of The Passing Of Paul Orndorff aka Mr. Great aka The Brandon Bull. Nice Man, Legit Robust! He Was One other Wonderful Athlete That I Had The Pleasure Of Wrestling An Hour For The NWA Championship On Many Events! Relaxation In Peace! 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 https://t.co/5dFDmqZh2N

Rattling. Orndorff. I went to a wcw home present on the uic pavilion as soon as. Perhaps 95ish. Him and Sherri have been the perfect on that present with working the gang. Assume I’ve his autograph on a patriot masks someplace. Relaxation in energy Mr. Great.

I’ve watched Paul Orndorff my total life
I’ve paid to see him wrestle so many occasions
By no means noticed him have a foul match ever
Really Great #piledriver https://t.co/7nNssgqkXe

Paul Orndorff was a real, man’s man. A stud.
Condolences to Paul’s household and buddies. 🙏🤠 https://t.co/e1wDZVGEcO

My coronary heart and my prayers exit to the household of my good friend and colleague, Mr. Great, Paul Orndorff. Nice wrestler and plenty of nice reminiscences.
Relaxation In Peace my good friend. https://t.co/wmmAxtNpA5

Paul Orndorff, one of many all-time greats, has handed away. RIP, Mr. Great.

A #WrestleMania major eventer, @WWE Corridor of Famer, and one of many trade’s finest unhealthy guys. Our ideas and sympathy are along with his household at this troublesome time. https://t.co/7UKP1s2yiI

Paul Orndorff was the primary wrestler I hated & feared as a toddler. I used to be on the Massive Occasion in Toronto. Modified my life. Years later the morning earlier than WrestleMania 21, I educated with him and Hulk. I used to be a bit child once more. One in every of my fondest reminiscences. Thanks for all of them Paul. https://t.co/h7crlyHme6

Man, I had so many matches and discovered a ton with #PaulOrndorff
Hate to see this, however know he is not in ache anymore. #RIPPaulOrndorff 💙🙏🏼

This one hurts loads. Take a look at a few of his most well-known moments:

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