Update – Harley Race’s Lung Cancer is Not Terminal


UPDATE: According to Dave Marquez of Championship Wrestling From Hollywood, Harley Race has been diagnosed with lung cancer but it is not terminal as WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair said on Friday night. Marquez sent the following statement to Pwinsider.com:

“I’ve just spoken to Harley Race’s family and it’s true, he has been diagnosed with Lung Cancer, but it’s not terminal. He’s being treated and supervised by his doctors. He is still very active in the Harley Race Wrestling Academy and his promotion World League Wrestling. Also, next weekend’s NWA Worlds Championship match at WLW’s “Night of Champions” is still on and previously I’ve already made plans to attend. Harley and his family appreciates everyone’s concern and asks that the public to allow him his space to rest.”

ORIGINAL: WWE Hall of Famers Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan reunited on stage on Friday at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, NJ for a “Legends of the Ring” event where they took part in a special discussion and Q&A that was moderated by WWE Hall of Famer Jimmy Hart.

During this event, Flair revealed to fans in attendance that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. You can see some highlights from the event thanks to Jay Alletto:

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