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“He Loves Doing…”: Hulk Hogan’s Ex-Wife Jennifer McDaniel Once Let Out the Reason She Decided to Marry the WWE Legend

Published 01/21/2023, 3:00 PM EST

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Hulk Hogan left a mark on people’s life during his prime years as pro wrestling’s poster boy. His impact, even years later, is such that his fans keep a tab on his personal life and are eager for any new information they can find on their beloved childhood wrestling hero. So fans of The Hulkster will be keen to know why Hogan’s second wife, Jennifer McDaniel, chose him as a life partner.

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Hulkamania was on every purist’s lips back in the 80s. It’s nearly impossible to match the intensity and aura that the legend brought in his appearances. Maintaining a fan circle of all age groups is not an easy feat to achieve. Hogan was especially popular with younger audiences. The 12-time world champion decided to engage and later married for the second time to Jennifer McDaniel. She once detailed why she had decided to get engaged with the wrestler.

What did Hulk Hogan’s second wife have to say about him?


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Jennifer McDaniel opened up on his marriage with Hogan in the 2010 documentary ‘Finding Hulk Hogan’. The couple stayed in wedlock for a period of 11 years before filing for divorce in 2021.

McDaniel said, “We hit off instantly it was like we already knew each other even though there is an age difference Terry {Hulk Hogan} is really vivacious he’s very youthful. He loves doing all the same things I love to do, he’s just a lot of fun to be around and he’s very interesting. That’s what I love about him.”


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While Hogan fans would be quite aware of his on-screen persona, not many would know what he’s like in reality.

The Hulkster’s first marriage with Linda ended in 2007. He had to devise a strategy to tackle his kids who worried about him during his wrestling days. Meanwhile, recently, Hogan announced his engagement to his girlfriend after over a year of dating.

The Hulkster announces engagement to yoga instructor girlfriend

Hulk Hogan recently announced his engagement to his girlfriend Sky Daily, 45, after dating her for little more than a year. Hogan made the announcement during Daily’s best friend’s wedding last weekend. Daily, who has three children of her own, is an accountant and a yoga instructor.


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As Hogan made the announcement, he told the guests at the wedding that he plans on walking down the aisle for the third time.

During his speech at the wedding of actor Corin Nemec and his wife Sabrina Nova on Sunday, the WWE legend said that he himself popped the question just three days earlier on Daily’s birthday.


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‘She was crazy enough to say “Yes,” brother!’ Hogan told the crowd. Hogan also credited Nemec and Nova for setting them up after they met at a party in 2022. This marks another joyous occasion for the legendary pro wrestler as he embarks on another exciting chapter in his life.

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Ritvic Pratap Singh


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Ritvic Pratap Singh is a Wrestling writer at EssentiallySports who brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to his work. With a deep understanding of the sport, Ritvic is dedicated to covering both WWE and AEW with equal enthusiasm. His understanding of pro wrestling can be seen in the attention to detail present in his articles.
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