Former WWE wrestler and Hall of Famer Booker T. Huffman, Jr. says he is running for mayor of Houston in 2019.

The native Houstonian and six-time world champion tweeted the following statement Tuesday: “I am happy to report that after great deliberation and with the counsel of my family and friends, I have indeed decided to run for the office of Mayor in the 2019 race.”

Huffman had brought up the subject on his radio show and created headlines when he told listeners of his intentions. The Hall of Famer has a weekly radio show called Heated Conversations on Houston’s SportsRadio 610.