What caused Bret Hart stroke?
The retired pro wrestler reportedly hit a pothole while cycling, flipped over the handlebars, then landed on the back on his head. Medical tests allegedly revealed a stroke on the right side of Hart’s brain. “He did have an accident while riding his bike and he’s in the hospital,” confirmed his father, Stu Hart.
What happened to Hitman Hart?
Hart would later be diagnosed with post-concussion syndrome, and he had to relinquish his title on January 16, 2000. Later that year, Hart retired from professional wrestling altogether. Despite Goldberg’s blunder causing a life-changing injury, Bret Hart has forgiven him, and the two get along just fine to this day.
What year did Bret Hart have his stroke?
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Are Roddy Piper and Bret Hart related?
In his autobiography, wrestler Roddy Piper states that he is a cousin of the Hart family. Bret Hart has also stated that Piper was the only wrestler to visit him in the hospital after his stroke and that they were as close as brothers.
Why did Vince McMahon screw Bret Hart over?
The drama unfolded backstage because Bret Hart had creative control of his character and he refused to lose the title in Canada. This prompted Vince McMahon to screw Bret Hart in the middle of the ring by declaring Shawn Michaels the victor even though Bret never tapped out.
What did Vince McMahon do to Bret?
Vince McMahon confronted Bret Hart in the locker room and Bret punched him, as soon as he got out of the shower. Bret Hart was having a documentary called ‘Wrestling with Shadows’ made on him. While the actual punch was never recorded, the camera’s caught the aftermath.
Four of the Hart brothers (Bret, Owen, Keith, and Bruce) formed a team at Survivor Series 1993. Bret and Owen reconciled, and they were joined by Neidhart, Smith, and Brian Pillman (Pillman was not related, but had trained with the Hart family and was a friend of the family).