The entire professional wrestling world was stunned this past Tuesday to learn the news that the Ultimate Warrior had passed away, three days after being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame finally and just one day after he appeared on RAW to address the fans for what would end up being the final time.
Now, with his unfortunate passing, this Monday’s RAW will be dedicated to the memory of one of the legends that helped turn the company into the monopoly it is today, the Ultimate Warrior, Wrestling Rumors is reporting via F4WOnline.
According to F4WOnline.com, the upcoming episode of “Monday Night Raw” will be an Ultimate Warrior tribute show. The episode will be on tape-delay in the United States, as it will be broadcast from Birmingham, U.K. While it is unknown in what capacity WWE will pay tribute to him, it is expected to be more than the usual inscription prior to a broadcast as seen in the past.
This is traditionally the way that the company helps cope with the loss of some of the most respected names in the business as they have dedicated episodes of RAW to honor the memories of such fallen stars as Owen Hart and Eddie Guerrero.