It’s official. Sting is set to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame’s class of 2016.
— WWE (@WWE) January 11, 2016
WWE confirmed the news via their website and Triple H commented on the induction.
“We are truly honored to have Sting take his rightful place in the WWE Hall of Fame,” said WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative, Paul Levesque. “His contributions to our industry are unprecedented, and we look forward to celebrating his incredible career with fans all over the world.”
It was also reported by PWInsider before WWE made the announcement that Sting is set to be the headliner for this year’s class.