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Sting Announced as First Inductee for WWE Hall of Fame 2016

The WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2016 has its first inductee!

Sting, the legendary multi-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion who was at the top of the company during the Monday Night War, was announced as the first inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2016!

“We are truly honored to have Sting take his rightful place in the WWE Hall of Fame,” said WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative, Paul Levesque. “His contributions to our industry are unprecedented, and we look forward to celebrating his incredible career with fans all over the world.”

Sting Announced as First Inductee for WWE Hall of Fame 2016

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The 2016 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony takes place on Saturday, April 2, the night before WrestleMania 32, at the American Airlines Center in Dallas at 6:30 p.m. local time. Tickets go on sale this Friday, Jan. 15, at 10 a.m. ET/9 a.m. CT.

For more on Sting, read up on the possible end of his in-ring career due to the injury he sustained at Night of Champions 2015.

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