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Wrestling Legend Hacksaw Jim Duggan has announced his cancer is back

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

Wrestling legend Hacksaw Jim Duggan has announced that his cancer is back. He announced in a video called ‘Bad News’ on Facebook.

In the clip, he said that his cancer treatments were not over. He will begin treatment on Monday.

Hacksaw Jim Duggan
Hacksaw Jim Duggan (Photo by the WWE)

Duggan said that he had to go through hormone shots and radiation for the next eight weeks. He said that he will be going through it five days a week.

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He will be able to make some appearances. But he said that some appearances will have to be moved or canceled altogether.

Despite the bad news, he believes that he can beat it after doctors advised him that they are optimistic that they found it in its early stages.

In October 2021, he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. When he announced via Instagram, it was discovered that he had been living with it for several months before revealing the news.

Days before the announcement, Duggan was in the hospital for emergency surgery. It was not known what kind of operation he had.

However, his wife posted a social media message.

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“Back where we don’t want to be,” she said. “Please pray for Jim and his doctors as he has emergency surgery this morning. Thank you, Debra.”

According to, prostate cancer is the second-most common cancer among men. It is behind skin cancer. It can be treated successfully if caught early.

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Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report. He has been in the Journalism field since August 2002. Since that time, Mr. Caruso has covered many marquee events. This includes 13 Heisman Trophy ceremonies, 2 Little World Series events, and one Army-Navy College Football game.
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