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Top the best wrestling tournaments in the world (Part 2)

Wrestling is an interesting game for someone loving violence or adventure. Although someone claims that the result of per wrestling match has been set up before, it still causes excitement and expectation for spectators, by some special ways.

In this article, we will continue introducing some wrestling tournaments highly appreciated in the world.

3, Battle Of Los Angeles

This has been began since 2005 in Los Angeles, then it becomes an annual wrestling tournament for any fan and any wrestler from around the world. It is highly appreciated to bring the best matches as your dream about greatness in wrestling.

It is an independent competition which all wrestlers are allowed to register and express their talent.

During history of the Battle of Los Angeles, you can see some famous winners like Ricochet, Adam Cole, Daniel Bryan, Kenny Omega or Shingo Takagi.

4, Mae Young Classic

This tournament has become an outstanding highlight in the recent time that the women can join any sport like the men.

Mae Young Classic has been just organized about some iterations at Full Sail University, then showed on the WWE network for any spectator all over the world. However, revenue as well reputation from this event are big. Many pro wrestlers have just come from this event like Shayna Baszler, Dakota Kai, Mia Yim, Xia Brookside or Io Shirai.

Even some famous stars also join this tournament as one great experience and improvement their skills, like Kairi Sane and Toni Storms. Through this event, their careers have been developed successfully.

5, G1 Climax

G1 Climax is the most expected wrestling tournament in Japan. It is held annually with registering of many wrestlers around 20 of top companies in this nation.

Anyone wins the game finally receiving the title for IWGP heavyweight award.

We can list some famous names from G1 Climax like: Shinsuke Nakamura, Kazuchika Okada, Hiroshi Tanahashi…

8 WWE wrestlers that died unexpectedly in the history (Part 1)

WWE wrestling is known as an extremely violent entertainment sport, even though the battles on the arena are arranged to win and lose before and carefully trained, this is actually a sport which you can bet on. However, the number of wrestlers who die young on or off the field for a variety of reasons is also numerous.

Here are 5 WWE Wrestlers who die unexpectedly at the peak of their careers.

Eddie Guerrero (Age 38)

Eddie Guerrero was found dead at his hotel room in 2005 in Minneapolis. According to his wife, Guerrero did not feel well during the week, after which his death was revealed to be due to heart disease, which shocked many in the wrestling world. 

Eduardo Gory “Eddie” Guerrero Llanes (born October 9, 1967 – died November 13, 2005) is a Mexican-American professional wrestler. He used to wrestle and was famous at WWE. He has won many world championships.

Umaga (Age 36) 

Umaga had heart disease but died from brain death, Umaga slept while watching TV and a few hours later his wife found out that he had stopped breathing and had a nosebleed. The doctor breathed an oxygen bottle to endure his life but later learned that he could no longer hope, so he took the oxygen cylinder and Umaga died. Umaga died at 6 o’clock on December 4, 2009.

Chris Benoit (Age 40)

In June 2007, the Benoit family of Benoit and his wife and children went missing for days. The police eventually discovered their body in their own home.

The authorities believed that Benoit had strangled Nancy (Benoit’s wife) and Daniel (Benoit’s son), over the next 3 days, he decided to hang himself at his home. Benoit had been diagnosed with a mental illness, but no one realized the disease was so serious.

The Ultimate Warrior (Age 54)

The Ultimate Warrior was a wrestler legend of WWE, but he passed away at the age of 54 on April 8, 2014, only three days after he was nominated for WWE’s hall of fame. According to reports, he held his chest and collapsed right next to his wife, just outside a hotel. An ambulance was immediately brought to the hospital, but the doctors could not help it.

Revealed that he died of a heart attack, many of his friends witnessed and told him he was sweating and panting all day before his death. His death was the latest tragedy for WWE.