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Kurt used to boast about winning the medal "with a broken freaking neck", and this is actually true. He defeated Iran’s Abbas Jadidi via judge’s decision after an 8 minute draw with 2 factured cervical vertebrae, 2 herniated discs and 4 pulled muscles.
Footage of Angle’s victory can be found here: https://youtu.be/5mPsnYN88Ek
Kurt would go on to win several championships in professional wrestling, including being only the 5th Grand Slam winner, winning the WWE World, WWE Tag Team, Intercontinental, and European Championships. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2017, as well as the National Amateur Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2001.
almost as iconic as the time he drenched the ECW/WCW alliance with milk 👌
One of the GOATS
“You know, there are certain things in life that makes sense. Why the grass is green, why the sky is blue, and why the Houston Oilers would wanna get the heck outta this town and never come back! It’s true, it’s true!” (March 27, 2000)