. Despite the scary situation, he had nothing but good things to say about his opponent afterward. Sting was a legend in the ring.He is known for his time spent as the public face of two major pro wrestling companies: the now-defunct World Championship Wrestling (WCW), which displaced the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) as the leading pro wrestling organization in the United States from 1995–1998 and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). Sting has held 25 total championships throughout his career, including 21 between WCW and TNA. He can step away from wrestling knowing that he’s experienced essentially everything it has to offer.