British legend Ricki Starr passes away, WWE statement

WWE issued the following statement yesterday about the passing of British wrestling legend Ricki Starr, who passed away recently at the age of 83:

WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of Ricki Starr, 83, a talented grappler most famous for his balletic moves in the ring and his nearly unbeaten streak in British wrestling promotions during the 1960s and 1970s.

Our deepest condolences go out to Starr’s family, friends and fans.