Independent wrestling talent Anthony Gaines (real name Anthony Nicometi Jr.) has passed away at the age of 30, with the news shared by the Empire State Wrestling promotion, where Gaines was a regular.

Gaines made his debut in 2014 for the Upstate Pro Wrestling promotion and appeared for several other promotions including Empire State Wrestling, SMASH Wrestling, New South Pro Wrestling and more throughout his career.

On behalf of, we would like to extend our condolences to the family, friends and fans of Anthony Gaines.