Reigning ICW Champion & British Professional Wrestling Star Adrian “Lionheart” McCallum recently passed away at the age of 36. It has yet to be revealed what the cause of death was. At ICW’s Recent Fear & Loathing XI Event last December, McCallum won The ICW Title by defeating Jackie Polo. Aside from competing in ICW, McCallum has also wrestled for other wrestling promotions such as TNA & WWE at the time that they were in The U.K. McCallum has also competed for The ROH World Championship in 2008.
The following statement was issued by ICW on Twitter regarding the recent passing of British Wrestling Star Adrian “Lionheart” McCallum:
We are heartbroken to learn of the tragic death of ICW World Heavyweight Champion, Adrian ‘Lionheart’ McCallum. Adrian was a mainstay of ICW and British professional wrestling. Most importantly, he was our friend. His passing leaves a huge hole in the lives of those who knew him. pic.twitter.com/qmjnZTb5Lb
— ICW (@InsaneChampWres) June 19, 2019
This past Tuesday night, McCallum took to Twitter and posted his final tweet. McCallum wrote, “One day you will eat your last meal, You will smell your last flower, you will hug your friend for the last time. You might not know it’s the last time, that’s why you must do everything you love with passion” #Afterlife @rickygervais”
“One day you will eat your last meal,
You will smell your last flower, you will hug your friend for the last time. You might not know it’s the last time, that’s why you must do everything you love with passion” #Afterlife @rickygervais
— Lionheart (@LionheartUK) June 19, 2019
We here at The Wrestling Examiner send our condolences out to the friends and family of Adrian “Lionheart” McCallum.
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