Colt Cabana has taken to Twitter to share some pictures he found while travelling the late Jay Briscoe. The pair wrestled together numerous times all over the country and were stalwarts in Ring of Honor for many years, Colt Cabana works for AEW whilst Jay Briscoe was signed to ROH when the company was bought by Tony Khan in 2022.
Former ROH Champion Jay Briscoe passed away on January 17, 2023 due to a car accident. He crashed his car in the evening of the 17th and died at the scene, at the age of 38. His death was announced by AEW & ROH boss Tony Khan on Twitter and he received an outpouring of grief from all across the wrestling world.
Colt Cabana was hit hard by the death, having worked with Jay Briscoe for decades in Ring of Honor, including a match where the Briscoes (Jay and Mark) took on the Second City Saints (Colt Cabana and CM Punk) at Death Before Dishonor 2004.
Reminiscing about the times after Jay Briscoe’s death, Colt Cabana posted a photo of the two to Twitter. it showed Briscoe and Cabana pictures in front of a statue of a beaver as the pair held half of a sandwich each, pulling funny faces to the camera.
Cabana captioned the photo “This is why ya take those pics…”, indicating he was happy to have photos to bring back memories of his time wrestling with his late friend. He also posted a second photo of Jay making a funny face in a reply to this tweet.
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