Former WWE Tag Team Champion and the brother of Roman Reigns was announced dead earlier today. The Anoa’i family posted a lengthy message about the death of Rosey and thank all the fans who followed their demise family member.
The Anoa’i Clan
The Anoa’i family is regarded as one of the greatest clans who has produced numerous wrestlers in the history. The family has produced superstars such as The Wild Samoans, Yokuzuna, Rikishi, Roman Reigns and the biggest star of them All, The Rock. However, there are few members of the clan that haven’t lived up to their name but made some lasting impressions. Rousey is definitely one of them.
3 Minute Warning
For those who don’t remember Matt Anoa’i a.k.a Rosey, he was introduced to the WWE as a member of 3 Minute Warning with his cousin Eddie Fatu(Umaga). The 400 pounder was beautiful to watch as he was very graceful in the ring regardless of his weight. Rosey also showed that he is more than a wrestler as he entertained the fans with numerous characters given to him. His most iconic character might be his partnership with The Hurricane.
Superhero In Training
Rosey is The Hurricane’s apprentice who was working his way as a Superhero In Training. After two years of training, The Hurricane and Rosey captured the Tag Team Championship. However, their championship ran didn’t last long and so did Rosey. WWE management and Rosey reached an agreement and they parted ways last 2006. Rosey then went on to open up a restaurant called Boi BBQ which was featured in WWE’s website called “Where Are They Now”?
Congestive Heart Failure
Last 2014, Rosey was rushed to the hospital due to congestive heart issues. Rosey then took some time off and focused on his health. Unfortunately, his body wasn’t able to recuperate that fast which led to a congestive heart failure. There were numerous attempts from the media to get some word from Roman Reigns but as of this moment, the leader of the Roman Empire haven’t commented yet.