Posted February 23, 2014 by Devon Watkis in Sports

Jake “The Snake” Roberts Having Surgery to Remove Cancerous Tumor. [Video]

WWE great Jake “The Snake” Roberts will have to undergo emergency surgery on a cancerous tumor found behind his knee.

According to multiple sources Roberts is scheduled to have the surgery on Tueasday.

When asked by TMZ about his situation he answered like he was shooting a promo for Wresltmania,

If the devil can’t defeat me, cancer doesn’t stand a chance in hell! Pray for sick children who face this horrible disease ’cause The Snake will be just fine.

Showing high spirits and courage is nothing new for Roberts and he is determined to beat this and get back to what he loves most, wrestling.

Roberts will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on April 5th, which he says he is determined not to miss.

Check out Roberts Hall of Fame induction video below.