WWE fans were shocked to hear the shocking news. “Hacksaw”Jim Duggan has been diagnosed with prostate cancer this week. Duggan announced on social media that he had undergone emergency surgery last Wednesday and has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He will undergo surgery on Friday.
“Hi folks. You know, Debra and I, we always share the good times with you, but today we got to share some bad times,”Duggan spoke in the video. “I’ve been diagnosed as having prostate cancer and I will have my surgery tomorrow. It’s been going for several months, and Debra and me have been dealing with it and getting ready. The reality is now, and I’m heading down to Charleston tomorrow for my cancer surgery.
“So folks, I know you’ve been thinking and praying for me about it this last surgery. Please think of me this Friday as I go get my cancer surgery down in Charleston. Debra will keep everybody updated, but I want to take a break from social media. So thanks for all the thoughts and prayers, and we’ll see you down the road with the grace of God and the skill of the doctors. Love you.” Here’s a look at WWE fans paying tribute to Duggan.
One person wrote this Instagram post: “Jim, Stay strong. My wife and I will be praying for you. Debra, we’re not forgetting about you either. Stay strong for the both of you. Hoping for a speedy recovery, Tough Guy!”
Duggan’s Instagram account states: “Jim’s surgery went as planned. He is resting comfortably now. Thank you for your prayers, good vibes and well wishes. Please continue them as he continues to heal.”
Jim Duggan is having surgery tomorrow to remove prostate cancer.
— Dave Meltzer (@davemeltzerWON) October 28, 2021
One fan shared this Tweet: “The man looks the same as he did in my childhood, he drinks from the fountain of youth and he’s going to smash this surgery tomorrow. Cancer picked the wrong fight…”
Hacksaw Jim Duggan’s wife posted an update that his surgery for prostate cancer went well. All prayers for the WWE Hall of Famer and his speedy recovery. pic.twitter.com/c8ElqIeogo
— Doug Rush ™️ (@TheDougRush) October 29, 2021
Another user on Twitter wroteThis is: “Sad news, Hacksaw Jim Duggan just announced that he has prostate cancer. You can beat this, Jim. Kick Cancer’s ass again.”
Hacksaw Jim Duggan, who was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer, needs your positive thoughts, prayers, well wishes and good luck. He has beaten cancer before, and he will do it again
— Meng’s Mullet (@MengsMullet) October 28, 2021
One social media user statedThis is: “Please everyone say a prayer for hacksaw Jim duggan and his family for his prostate cancer will go away please hacksaw I’m ur biggest fan please feel better get well soon tough guy I will be praying for u hooooooooooo.”
New York Strong
Sending prayers and positive vibes “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan. Upstate New York is strong
— “Lebaneasy Rider”George Gatton (@GeorgeGattonISW). October 29, 2021
And this fan wroteThis is: “WWE Hall of Famer ‘Hacksaw’ Jim Duggan announced on his Instagram earlier today that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. He found out the news a few months ago and will be undergoing surgery to remove the cancer tomorrow. Sending my best wishes to Duggan and his family.”