Spike Dudley

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Matthew "Matt" Hyson (born August 13, 1970 in Providence, Rhode Island) is a semi-retired American professional wrestler. He was best known for wrestling with Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) under the ring name, Spike Dudley. He also wrestled for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ring name, Brother Runt. He was known for being a member of the tag team, The Dudley Boyz.

Matt Hyson
Hyson stomping on Rodney Mack.
Born(1970-08-13)August 13, 1970
Providence, Rhode Island
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Brother Runt
Matt Hyson
Spike Dudley
Billed height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Billed weight150 lb (68 kg)
Billed from"Dudleyville"
New York City
Trained byRic Thompson
(APW Boot Camp)

Personal life


Before he started his professional wrestling career, he worked as a third grade teacher’s aide. He is married to his wife Vikki Hyson and they have a daughter named Meadow. He currently works as a financial planner.[1]



Hyson held many championships during his professional wrestling career:


  1. "Where Are They Now? Spike Dudley". WWE. Retrieved 2013-07-24.