Several wrestling personalities took to their Twitter to comment on the announcement of Jim Ross retiring from World Wrestling Entertainment. Here are a few of their tweets:
Triple H @TripleH
“Can’t thank you enough @JRsBBQ for all you’ve done for me personally and for @WWE … Enjoy your time, you’ve earned it!!! #thankyouJR”
The Iron Sheik @the_ironsheik
Jim Ross @JRsBBQ great announcer in the history. nobody better than him. i love him forever
Joey Styles @JoeyStyles
Thank you @JRsBBQ for being the measuring stick for Pro Wrestling announcers & teaching me how to be a @WWE sports entertainment storyteller
Scott Stanford @scottstanford1
I got to work with @JRsBBQ once! Wrestlemania 29 pre and post…now a collector’s item as it would be his last Wrestlemania! Good luck JR!
Tom Phillips @TomPhillipsWWE
First match I ever called was with @JRsBBQ at @WWENXT. Thank you so much for everything, JR! #ThankYouJR
Sean Waltman @TheRealXPac
@JRsBBQ You are & always will be the best. That’s coming from a boy who grew up on Gordon Solie. Thank You Jim.
This! RT @JustinRoberts The passion, knowledge & untouchable experience. Thank you @JRsBBQ for adding so much to SO many matches and stories
Thank you @JRsBBQ for your coaching at @WWENXT.