WWE Legend and AEW Star Chris Jericho has paid tribute to Jay Briscoe following his tragic death.
Jay reportedly died tragically after a car accident. ROH owner Tony Khan took to Twitter to confirm the unfortunate news.
Taking to Twitter, Jericho asked fans to pray for Jay’s family and honored the late ROH legend.
“Please pray for @jaybriscoe84’s family. Trust me this is worse than you think,” Chris Jericho wrote.
Check out Chris Jericho’s tweet below:
Prior to signing with AEW, Jericho had never competed under the Ring of Honor banner. Courtesy of Tony Khan, who bought the promotion, Jericho eventually made his debut in the popular promotion by winning the ROH World Championship.
He successfully defended the title against numerous former Ring of Honor champions. The ROH World Championship has previously been held by top names including Jay Briscoe.
AEW star Kenny Omega’s tribute to Jay Briscoe
AEW star Kenny Omega paid tribute to Jay Briscoe following his tragic death. Omega has previously shared the ring with The Briscoe Brothers and has also teamed up with them.
Taking to Instagram, the former AEW World Champion offered his condolences to Jay’s family and asked fans to send them positivity. He wrote:
“Absolutely tragic. Tell the people you care about that you love them. Heartfelt condolences to Jay’s family, please send them positivity,” Omega wrote.
Omega is another popular character who has competed under ROH and has even represented Bullet Club as ROH Six-Man Tag Team Champions despite never officially winning the title.
The Briscoe Brothers also hosted the ROH Six-Man Tag Team Championship alongside WWE Legend Bully Ray. Jay and Mark were the current ROH World Tag Team Champions after beating FTR for the belts.
Here at Sportskeeda we extend our condolences to Jay’s family, friends and everyone affected by his passing.
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