Matt Cappotelli, Former WWE Wrestler and ‘Tough Enough’ Winner, Dies at 38

Matt Cappotelli, the winner of WWE’s reality show “Tough Enough,” died Friday after fighting two battles with brain cancer, WDRB reports. He was 38.matt-cappotelli-5-things-to-know-about-the-e28098wwe-tough-enough_-winner-who-died-of-cancer-ftr Cappotelli was first diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2005, beating it two years later. However, in 2017, doctors diagnosed him with a Grade 4 glioblastoma tumor and were subsequently unable to fully remove it, deeming it terminal, according to the report. Cappotelli, who is survived by his wife, became a trainer at Ohio Valley Wrestling after his retirement.


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