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The Russian Bear Passes Away

Courtesy of RingsideNews.com:  The 2013 Iron Mike Mazurki Award winner, the “Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff, has passed away at the age of 74 after his battle with liver cancer. Koloff was the man who famously ended the first championship reign of Bruno Sammartino. Most recently, Koloff was a regular at the Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfests in […]

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Ivan Koloff talks about losing his WWWF title, the original “screw job”, and more

“The Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff recently sat down on WGD Weekly with Steve and the Scum for a fantastic and revealing ninety plus minute interview. Koloff touched on all points of his great career with Steve and the Scum and the entire interview can be heard here:

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