WWE Hall of Famer Bret ‘Hit Man’ Hart reveals update on cancer diagnosis

UPDATE: WWE Hall of Famer Bret "Hit Man" Hart revealed on his Instagram account that he is in good spirits following surgery to treat his recent prostate cancer diagnosis. The ring legend was surrounded by loved ones and looking ahead with positivity as he begins the recovery process 


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WWE Hall of Famer Bret “Hit Man” announced via Facebook Monday that he has received a diagnosis of prostate cancer.

“With hesitation and fear, I openly declare myself in my fight against prostate cancer,” Hart said on Facebook. “In the next few days, I will undergo surgery with the hope of defeating this nemesis once and for all.”

The announcement revealed few details about the diagnosis and Hart’s course of action. It does, however, offer Hart’s intention of becoming proof “that prostate cancer can be beaten.”



It is with great remorse that I feel compelled to speak truthfully to my friends, family and my millions of fans around...

Posted by Bret Hart on Monday, February 1, 2016


Hart, a five-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion, was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2006.

Many past and present Superstars and Divas sent messages of support on social media following Hart's announcement:



















































WWE extends its support to Bret and his family in his fight with prostate cancer.

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