News Desk,7 April (Sky News Bureau)
India’s WWE superstar The Great Khali has been inducted in the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2021. On Wednesday, the official Twitter handle of WWE took to the micro blogging site to announce the news.
The #WWEHOF just got a whole lot BIGGER with its newest inductee, #TheGreatKhali! it tweeted. The Great Khali made his presence felt in the WWE universe in 2006. And since his debut, he has gained enormous popularity in India and around the world. The 7-foot-1 wrestler, who weighs 347 pounds, has competed against WWE legends such as The Undertaker, John Cena, Kane, and Batista, among others.
He defeated wrestler Kane, who was also inducted into the Hall of Fame, in a Wrestle Mania match. The Great Khali became a national hero in India and also a star of the silver screen. Khali has appeared in films like “MacGruber,” “Get Smart,” and “The Longest Yard.” He has opened up a wrestling school in India, helping to get the next generation of Indian Superstar hopefuls ready for the ring. The WWE Hall of Fame is a hall of fame that honours professional wrestlers and professional wrestling personalities maintained by WWE.