WWE give health updated after Triple H suffers cardiac arrest 1 month ago

WWE give health updated after Triple H suffers cardiac arrest

The Hall of Famer is recovering in hospital

WWE has confirmed that Paul 'Triple H' Levesque is in hospital after suffering a "cardiac event".

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In a statement released on their website, WWE gave few details on his health scare but said that Levesque underwent a "successful procedure" last week at Connecticut's Yale New Haven Hospital.

The "episode" was related to a genetic issue.

The company tweeted: "Paul Levesque, a.k.a. Triple H, underwent a successful procedure last week at Yale New Haven Hospital following a cardiac event. The episode was caused by a genetic heart issue and Paul is expected to make a full recovery."

When the news broke that one of wrestling's biggest names had fallen ill, fans were left shocked with many taking to social media to post messages of support.

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One read: "True GOAT. One of the best to ever lace a pair of boots. Glad to hear he's doing better. Onward and upward, King Of Kings!"

Another said: "That's scary news. I hope he's okay. I pray that he'll overcome this."

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Triple H is one of the most decorated and popular wrestlers of all time, spending the majority of his wrestling career with WWE before moving to an off-screen role. He is now one of their top officials.

During his career, he was a 14-time world champion, and also took the King of the Ring and Royal Rumble crowns, whilst enjoying legendary rivalries with the likes of The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels.

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