WWE legend Hulk Hogan announced his engagement to his girlfriend Sky Daily after a little more than a year of dating during her best friend’s wedding last weekend.
For Hogan, 69, it will be his third time down the aisle, after his marriage for previous wife, Linda, from 1983 until 2009, and Jennifer McDaniel, from 2010 until 2021. The former WWE and WCW star has two children, Brooke, 35, and Nick, 32, from his first marriage….CONTINUE READING
Daily, 45, is also divorced and has three children of her own.
During his speech at the wedding of actor Corin Nemec and his wife Sabrina Nova on Sunday, the Hulkster revealed that he himself popped the question just three days earlier on Daily’s birthday.
‘She was crazy enough to say “Yes,” brother!’ Hogan told the crowd, referencing one of his most famous catchphrases from his wrestling days.
Hulk Hogan, 69, telling guests at his friend’s wedding that he’s planning to walk down the aisle for the third time with girlfriend, Sky Daily, 45
Daily signing signing the marriage license as a witness during their her friend Corin Nemec and Sabrina Nova’s nuptials on Sunday
Wedding bells: Hulk Hogan, 69, has announced his engagement to to yoga teacher Sky Daily, 45, after more than a year of dating
In his speech at his friend’s wedding, Hogan credited Nemec and Nova with bringing the pair together after they met at a party. The former six-time WWE champion said that Nova demanded that Hogan call Daily after they met.
Daily and Hogan struck up a conversation after the superstar bought a round of drinks for everyone at the party and she came over to say thank you.
Hogan earlier told TMZ that he was nervous before he proposed inside of a Tampa restaurant.
His split with Linda was marked by a nasty divorce process amid allegations of infidelity and financial disputes.
Hogan and Daily began dating in early 2022 after his parting with McDaniel had been finalized. The outlet noted that as part of his divorce settlement with McDaniel, he had to purchase her a new vehicle.
The two-time WWE Hall of Famer was spotted backstage with his new love Daily in February of 2022 at a Bret Michaels concert, according to The Sun.
Hogan would subsequently take to social media to clarify to his fanbase that his marriage to McDaniel was over as he embarked on the exciting new romance.
‘Yo Maniacs just for the record, the Facebook and Instagram posts are of me and my girlfriend Sky, I am officially divorced, sorry I thought everyone already knew, love my Maniacs4Life,’ he said in a February 28, 2022 tweet.
The pair have kept a relatively low profile amid their romance, with Hogan sparsely sharing pictures with Daily on social media, while her Instagram is set to private.
He shared a couples shot of them on the beach in June. He captioned the shot, ‘Beach day with my Sky Baby, it always seems just perfect, like she’s always been here, Sky Baby 4Life One Love HH.’
Hogan last month revealed that he had shed about 40 pounds while chatting with Men’s Health, saying that came in part due to quitting drinking.
The Florida native and Daily, 45, were pictured at a restaurant in Tampa, Florida in February to celebrate the birthday of fellow wrestling legend Ric Flair
Hogan took to social media in February 2022 to clarify to his fanbase that his marriage to McDaniel was over as he embarked on the exciting new romance
The pro wrestling icon was previously to Jennifer McDaniel from 2010 thru 2021; pictured in 2010 in LA
The nWo front man was married to Linda Hogan from 1983 through 2009. They were pictured in 2006 in NYC
Hogan is father to adult children Brooke, 35, and Nick, 32, with Linda. The family, pictured in 2006, appeared on the VH1 reality show Hogan Knows Best from 2005-2007
Hogan was seen flexing his arms during a WWE event in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 2018
The wrestler, who dominated the genre throughout the 1980s and 1990s, was pictured in the ring in Perth, Australia in November of 2009
The six-time WWE champion was pictured in October 2005 in NYC
‘I don’t drink alcohol at all,’ Hogan said. ‘It got to be a way to numb me a little bit, because I had a bunch of crazy business problems and personal stuff going on.
‘And I caught myself after I would train, getting too aggressive with alcohol. So I just had to stop it.’
Hogan said that he’s also focused on drinking lots of water and consuming organic foods as he prepares to turn 70 next month.
He opened up on the health woes he’s faced in recent years as result of his long career in the wrestling ring taking on larger-than-life foes such as Andre the Giant, Macho Man Randy Savage and Rowdy Roddy Piper.
‘About 15 years ago my body kinda shut down on me,’ he said. ‘I had several knee surgeries, and then after wrestling 40 years almost, my body shut down on me. I went in for one back surgery and it was turned into 10 back surgeries. Both knees needed to be replaced.
‘Both hips were replaced. A couple surgeries on my face from getting my orbital socket broken a couple times. And it ended up being 25 or 26 surgeries, or a couple more, over a 10- or 12-year period.’
He said that the series of surgeries ‘changed the game on’ him and ‘made everything different.’
He added, ‘I changed my whole lifestyle because at the time, being in so much pain and getting older and older I couldn’t carry that much weight.
‘When you are sedentary and not wrestling or moving every night, it’s easy to put weight on. So, I decided to drop weight and get down to about 265….CONTINUE READING