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Subject: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/26/04 at 5:09 pm

Who is this


Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/26/04 at 5:10 pm

ok so that was dumb I put his name on the attachment
Seemed like fun though.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/26/04 at 5:12 pm

Ok try this one, no name attached this time

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 06/26/04 at 7:22 pm

Ooh a wrestler picture puzzle quiz - cool, Harmonica.

The first pic is The Ugandan Giant called Kamala (of course, stated under the first pic  ;D) and the second is my favourite wrestler of all time , Giant Gonzalas who made his awful debut at the WWF Royal Rumble in 1993.

The connection between the two? Giant Gonzalas was Harvey Wippleman's way of seeking revenge when Undertaker put Kamala (the man in the first pic) in a coffin at Survivor Series 1992.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/27/04 at 9:04 am

Very Good Bobby, and speaking of favorites.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 06/27/04 at 9:15 am


Very Good Bobby, and speaking of favorites.


That appears to be The Patriot, Harmonica. I think he appeared, most famously in WWF against Bret 'The Hitman' Hart around 1997.

I reckon he was the influence behind the Mr America thing with Hulk Hogan. Considering Hogan is the master of everything Marvel comics, he might as well have called himself 'Captain America'.  :D

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/27/04 at 12:30 pm

I loved the patriot, and he was my all time favorite pro wrestler. I still dream of the day when he comes back and beats the hell out of Kurt Angle.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/29/04 at 8:42 am

Here's another of my favorites

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 06/29/04 at 1:41 pm

Marty Giannetti (or Giannelli) (You gave away the first name. ;))

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/30/04 at 10:33 am

Close enough IndyGent it's Marty Jannetty.

Here's a new one

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 06/30/04 at 3:26 pm


Close enough IndyGent it's Marty Jannetty.

Here's a new one


I think that is 'Gentleman' Chris Adams. Adams was a main player in USWA (feuding with Steve Austin would you believe) but became a mid-card jobber when he went to WCW.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 06/30/04 at 8:47 pm

Good job Bobby, who is this?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/01/04 at 8:44 am

no one know who that is?  It's Arn Anderson! 

Here's a new one ( it may be hard to guess because that picture is of a 17 year old who only weighed 165-170 pounds at the time. He was told he was too small to be a pro wrestler. Not only did he get bigger, and get build as one of the strongest wrestlers nation-wide but he also became a great success in the WWE and WCW)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/01/04 at 5:30 pm


Good job Bobby, who is this?


Yep! I would have definitely said Arn Anderson (I haven't looked down here for a while, Harmonica). The 'AA' on his trunks would have definitely reinforced the idea.  :)

I haven't a clue about the next picture, Harmonica - any clues?  :D

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/01/04 at 6:12 pm

He's from your home land Bobby. I'm sure Matilda or Winston could tell you who he is.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/02/04 at 10:36 am

Here's a picture of him, a few years later. Now you know who he is? He's the Guy on the right.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/02/04 at 6:11 pm

Of course, 'The British Bulldog' Davy 'Boy' Smith. He had bulked up a lot! In his day, he was, pound for pound, one of the best wrestlers in the business. His Summerslam 1992 match against Bret Hart was such a sleeper Intercontinental title match. A match of that quality should have occurred for the WWF title!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/05/04 at 2:28 pm

I figured you'd get it after a while Bobby.

now who do we have here?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/05/04 at 5:22 pm

That, my friend, is an excellent, talented and ruthless person that paired with 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper at Wrestlemania 1 to face Hulk Hogan and Mr T. Of course, it is 'Mr Wonderful' Paul Orndorff.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: scoobydude on 07/05/04 at 7:49 pm

And that's Sir Oliver Humperdink between Mr. Wonderful's legs.  ;D

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/05/04 at 8:30 pm


And that's Sir Oliver Humperdink between Mr. Wonderful's legs.  ;D


Gosh! I think that's well observed Scoobydude.  :)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Juanita on 07/06/04 at 11:58 pm

Okay, now time for a challenge...

1. Name the "Woman" in this picture...

http://img26.photobucket.com/albums/v79/shaniapic/ShaniaPic2/benoit43.jpg




2. http://img26.photobucket.com/albums/v79/shaniapic/ShaniaPic2/shango_papa.jpg




3. Another pic of Gonzales...

http://img26.photobucket.com/albums/v79/shaniapic/Giant_Gonazales.jpg



4. Who are these two?

http://img26.photobucket.com/albums/v79/shaniapic/ShaniaPic2/dropkick.jpg


**Bonus** Name TWO pay-per-views these wrestlers fought on.

***Double Bonus*** Who won?


C'mon...this is easy!  >:(

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/07/04 at 2:26 pm

1. Nancy Sullivan Beniot aka Woman
2. Papa Shango
4. Sting and the Giant ( Starcade Sting Won)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/07/04 at 5:15 pm

I knew two of those and would have guessed the first pic.

You jump the gun, Harmonica. I don't get a chance to look at a thread straight away.  :)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/10/04 at 6:46 pm

I love pro wrestling, I ought to.

Who is this ?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: scoobydude on 07/10/04 at 8:37 pm

In all honesty, I'll have to say I don't know who that is, so I'll take three guesses:

1) Sting

2) The Crow

3) Somebody with "Witch Doctor" in his name

I stopped following pro-wrestling a long, long time ago... step to the mid-to-late-80's and I might be able to cough something up.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: resinchaser on 07/10/04 at 8:47 pm

He's Vampiro. I know this because he wrestled with The Misfits ;) And I think he's canadian :-\\

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/11/04 at 11:24 am

Vampiro it is!

WHo is this?


Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: scoobydude on 07/11/04 at 12:52 pm

I don't know who that is either, so I'll take three guesses:

1) The Warlord

2) The Missing Link

3) Road Warrior Wolf

oh, why not one more...

4) The Phantom of the Ring

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: resinchaser on 07/11/04 at 4:35 pm


I don't know who that is either, so I'll take three guesses:

1) The Warlord

2) The Missing Link

3) Road Warrior Wolf

oh, why not one more...

4) The Phantom of the Ring


I believe you're right. I think that is the Warlord from the Powers Of Pain. Man! I don't follow wrestling nowadays, but some of these pictures are bringing me back to when I was a kid! :)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/11/04 at 5:30 pm


He's Vampiro. I know this because he wrestled with The Misfits ;) And I think he's canadian :-\\


Not a bad wrestler really - a bit formulaic though (despite the face paint). He wrestled in Mexico (CMLL I think) before he hit his big break with WCW. Still wrestles on the independent scene now (I think he wrestles on MLW or Pro Pain Wrestling).

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: resinchaser on 07/11/04 at 6:46 pm




Not a bad wrestler really - a bit formulaic though (despite the face paint). He wrestled in Mexico (CMLL I think) before he hit his big break with WCW. Still wrestles on the independent scene now (I think he wrestles on MLW or Pro Pain Wrestling).


But he is canadian right? :D I don't know much about current wrestling but some of my friends are. And if there's one thing about us canadians is we always stand by our own. ;)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/12/04 at 12:36 am

Great board!  I'm a longtime wrestling fan and I just saw this post and thought I would give you one to chew on a bit!  Guess who this guy is.  I'll give you a hint:  This picture is from 1981.


Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/12/04 at 5:30 am


But he is canadian right? :D I don't know much about current wrestling but some of my friends are. And if there's one thing about us canadians is we always stand by our own. ;)


He was billed as 'El Vampiro Canadienese' which means Canadian Vampire.

http://slam.canoe.ca/SlamWrestlingBios/hodgkison.html

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/12/04 at 3:43 pm

It looks kinda like Oregon's native boy Billy Jack Haynes. I'll wait for a few more guesses before I post another picture.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/12/04 at 11:34 pm


It looks kinda like Oregon's native boy Billy Jack Haynes. I'll wait for a few more guesses before I post another picture.


Same era - wrong guy.

Hint # 2:  He was 1/2 of the Georgia tag team champions with partner Terry Gordy

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/15/04 at 2:56 pm

Boy I don't know, and I don't think anyone else does either. Who is it?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/15/04 at 4:47 pm

It's none other than Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka.  Prior to his first WWF stint, he wore boots (not barefoot) and always had that leather hat with sunglasses on while not wrestling.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/15/04 at 6:48 pm

We'll I'll be, I can see it in his face now. He looks so young.

Who do we have here?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/15/04 at 7:14 pm

Greg "The Hammer" Valentine - one of the best heels ever!  8)

Here's one for you...

Who is this young up and comer?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/15/04 at 7:17 pm


Greg "The Hammer" Valentine - one of the best heels ever!  8)

Here's one for you...

Who is this young up and comer?


Greg was one of my favourite heels. Very tough guy.

The pic looks like a young Jeff Jarrett (it looks like it was even before his 'Simply Irrestible' days in USWA).

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/15/04 at 10:29 pm

I liked Greg a lot too, good or bad guy. He made a better bad guy though.



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 07/16/04 at 6:41 pm

Yokozuna, I believe was his name.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/17/04 at 10:13 am

Yes the mighty Yokozuna who was portrayed as a Japanese star but was actually a Somoan. Sadly the superstar died a few years back of a heart attack, Rodney Anoai was his real name.




Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/17/04 at 7:24 pm

Jerry 'The King' Lawler - The current announcer on WWE Raw and legend of the ring.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/17/04 at 10:37 pm

Yes Jerry The King Lawler is the correct answer.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/24/04 at 12:01 am

I'll guess Harvey Whippleman?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/24/04 at 11:56 am

harvey Whippleman it is!



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/25/04 at 6:36 am


harvey Whippleman it is!


Is it 'Mr USA' Tony Atlas?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/25/04 at 11:00 am

Tony Atlas is it!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/25/04 at 4:25 pm

I will say Tom Zenk aka "The Z Man"!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/25/04 at 4:28 pm

Here's one...

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/25/04 at 5:30 pm

The man who claims 'to rule the world', Sid Vicious (WCW) and Sid Justice/Psycho Sid (WWF/E). When I was young, I used to love Sid's squash matches in WCW. They were very brutal.

Poor sod injured himself trying to complete a top-rope move the promoters forced him into. Why Sid Why?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/25/04 at 11:30 pm

Speaking of Sid here is one of his old Tag Team partners

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/27/04 at 7:32 pm

Wow, it's a pretty small picture.  When I tried to blow it up, it was too grainy to identify.  I would guess Dan Spivey, but it doesn't look too much like him...  ???

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/27/04 at 9:56 pm

Dan Spivey it is!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 07/27/04 at 10:08 pm

I was just trying to think of some of Sid's old partners and I thought the picture looked more like Dangerous Dan than anyone else! 

I will say Bob Backlund is the next picture?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/29/04 at 2:49 pm

Bobby Backlund it is, also a great amateur in college National Champion for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits!

Who is this (He  was a jobber his biggest WWE win came at the hands of Skip(ChrisCandido) )



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/30/04 at 7:09 pm


Bobby Backlund it is, also a great amateur in college National Champion for the South Dakota State Jackrabbits!

Who is this (He  was a jobber his biggest WWE win came at the hands of Skip(ChrisCandido) )




You know, I'm stumped here Harmonica. It certainly looks like Barry Horrowitz.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/30/04 at 7:14 pm

Yes Barry it is!

Another Barry and a Bill



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 07/31/04 at 11:55 am


Yes Barry it is!

Another Barry and a Bill


A very clever link there, Harmonica.

It's Ax (Bill Eadie) and Smash (Barry Darsow) of Demolition. Perhaps one of the best (if not the best) tag teams in the WWF/E.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 07/31/04 at 6:42 pm

My favorite Tag Team of all time, Bobby

Here is one of the many underrated and unused WWE superstars to walk the ring.  IC material but never held a belt.



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/01/04 at 5:14 am


My favorite Tag Team of all time, Bobby

Here is one of the many underrated and unused WWE superstars to walk the ring.  IC material but never held a belt.


I can certainly understand your point, Harmonica. It's Savio Vega (he used to wear a mask and call himself Kwang at the start of 1994). He was badly used (though he managed to get a short feud with Steve Austin). It went downhill for him when he became The Rock's henchman in The Nation of Domination.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/01/04 at 10:51 am

Yeah I saw Vega pin Austin Twice and beat him in a Carribean Strap Match.



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 08/01/04 at 3:02 pm

That is Big Boss Man.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/01/04 at 6:40 pm

Yes it is

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/02/04 at 8:05 am

The picture would be Mr. Fuji...



It's Ax (Bill Eadie) and Smash (Barry Darsow) of Demolition. Perhaps one of the best (if not the best) tag teams in the WWF/E.


I must disagree!   :)  Demolition were weak.  The only reason they existed was because Vince couldn't sign the Road Warriors (L.O.D.) away from the NWA.  All of the best athletes in wrestling were in the NWA at that time (with the exception of Randy Savage, Bret Hart, and Shawn Michaels). 
While the WWF were producing children's cartoons and lunchboxes (and nobody ever bled), the NWA was having scaffold matches, cage matches, Texas Death matches, and guys were getting busted open every night! 

Once the L.O.D. finally came to the WWF, they clearly outclassed Demolition and Vince handed Hawk and Animal the belts almost immediately.  In the matches they had together, the Road Warriors carried them.  Bill Eadie (Masked Superstar - see picture below) was past his prime (and he was awesome in the 70s/early 80s) and Barry Darsow was only pushed because of his size.  One of the many reasons I watched more NWA!   ;)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/02/04 at 11:20 pm

Stingr22 - While I'll agree with you on the Road Warriors being great, I'll have to disagree with your statements of Barry Darsow and Demolition.  Darsow wasn't the greatest in the ring but he was a character wrestler and he did a great job at that.  Diss Demolition all you want they were my favorite Tag Team and I am not alone, they are a lot of peoples favorite tag team.

Ok now more guessing games

Speaking of Tag Teams here's a tag team that I really liked and thought would go places but ended up lasting a very short while and never went anywhere.



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/02/04 at 11:39 pm


Diss Demolition all you want they were my favorite Tag Team and I am not alone, they are a lot of peoples favorite tag team.



We all have our own opinions, but all of my friends that were wrestling fans made fun of Demolition from day one.  They were always viewed as "Road Warrior rip-offs."  Even PWi and the other fan mags said the same.  But, I'm not here to argue, that's just what I think!  8)

The picture would be Tekno Team 2000 (Erik Watts and Chad Fortune).

Now, who is this young up and comer?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/03/04 at 11:13 am

I won't hog the spotlight but it's a future Hollywood Blonde...and by the looks of it...an at the time a Dangerous Alliance member.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 08/03/04 at 6:57 pm

Is it Hulk Hogan? :-\\

I won't hog the spotlight but it's a future Hollywood Blonde...and by the looks of it...an at the time a Dangerous Alliance member.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/03/04 at 9:37 pm

It's not Hogan.  It is a one-time Hollywood Blonde.  I don't remember him being in the Dangerous Alliance.  I could be wrong though... 

One hint for the rest of you:  His hair style has changed drastically!  ;) 

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/06/04 at 5:18 pm

It is 'Stunning' Steve Austin (when he had hair).

Demolition were ridiculed for being a 'Road Warrior' type package and they weren't scientific wrestlers either (which I thought added to the image not detracted from it) but their presence in the ring and the reactions they got from the crowd were triple what any 'La Resistance' or even 'Dudley Boyz' could muster without breaking a sweat.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/06/04 at 9:48 pm

Who is this fat weirdo!



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/07/04 at 3:04 pm


Who is this fat weirdo!


It's Percy Pringle . . . No it's William Moody . . . Course not, it's Paul Bearer.  :D

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/08/04 at 8:31 pm

oh YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS


WHo is this? Another misused talent.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/09/04 at 11:11 pm

That would be Steve Keirn (aka Skinner).  He was a lot better than he got credit for.  If he would have been pushed differently, he could have been pretty big in the WWF, instead of just another cartoon character.

As part of the Fabulous Ones, he and Stan Lane were one of the best tag teams of the 80s.  Keirn was a much better wrestler than he will be remembered!


Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/10/04 at 10:58 am

People always want to talk about bad gimmicks....before he bought Del Wilkes Patriot rights....he was stuck as this!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 08/11/04 at 3:28 pm

My guess is Billy Gunn of the Smoking Gunns

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/11/04 at 4:28 pm


That would be Steve Keirn (aka Skinner).  He was a lot better than he got credit for.  If he would have been pushed differently, he could have been pretty big in the WWF, instead of just another cartoon character.

As part of the Fabulous Ones, he and Stan Lane were one of the best tag teams of the 80s.  Keirn was a much better wrestler than he will be remembered!


Too true, stingr22. I remember his Wrestlemania 8 effort against young upstart Owen Hart (just after The New Foundation disolved) and it was awful (I think the match lasted about two minutes). I've seen Steve Keirn wrestle beyond the WWF and I just think it's a shame.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/11/04 at 4:30 pm


People always want to talk about bad gimmicks....before he bought Del Wilkes Patriot rights....he was stuck as this!


Harmonica, I haven't got a clue. I'm guessing Salvatore Sincere.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/11/04 at 5:50 pm

What a "Sincere" effort...your right Bobby


Who is this combination of an Older Wrestler with an Younger wrestler Tag Team. The lady in the middle is worth more points.





Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/11/04 at 5:59 pm


What a "Sincere" effort...your right Bobby


Who is this combination of an Older Wrestler with an Younger wrestler Tag Team. The lady in the middle is worth more points.


Wow! Quite a guess there, Harmonica. I don't think he lasted long with the WWF if I remember correctly (a couple months in 1996 to 1997?). He was better off as The Patriot.

I think the tag team is Doom (Ron 'Farooq' Simmons and Butch Reed (often referred to as 'Hacksaw' Butch Reed by Jim Ross in WCW for some odd reason). I am not going to guess who their manager is.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/11/04 at 11:20 pm

Bobby to set the record straight - He wasn't the WWE's Patriot....not my favorite Wrestler of all time the  Patriot, that was Del Wilkes.....Tom Brandi aka Salvatore Sincere bought the rights to the Patriot Gimmick after Del Wilkes decided to retire from Professional wrestling after 10 years in the ring. 


Your right on the Tag Team and the manager is "Woman" Nancy Sullivan



Who is this Adorable wrestler who died at way to early of age?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/11/04 at 11:29 pm

That would be "Adorable" Adrian Adonis.  He was Jesse "The Body" Ventura's tag team partner when the team was known as the "East West Connection."

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/11/04 at 11:48 pm

You are correct Stingr!


Another unused Talent in the WWE should of held a belt but they never did.  They were big guys and man could they move well.


Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/13/04 at 4:20 pm


Bobby to set the record straight - He wasn't the WWE's Patriot....not my favorite Wrestler of all time the  Patriot, that was Del Wilkes.....Tom Brandi aka Salvatore Sincere bought the rights to the Patriot Gimmick after Del Wilkes decided to retire from Professional wrestling after 10 years in the ring. 


Oh right. My apologies.  :)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/13/04 at 4:22 pm


That would be "Adorable" Adrian Adonis.  He was Jesse "The Body" Ventura's tag team partner when the team was known as the "East West Connection."


'Adorable' Adrian Adonis was an incredible wrestler (only seen his Wrestlemania 2 and 3 appearances and, boy, could that man bump (for such a big man). His Wrestlemania 3 appearance with Roddy Piper was one of the most entertaining matches I have seen). Such a sad loss to the wrestling world.  :\'(

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/13/04 at 4:32 pm


You are correct Stingr!


Another unused Talent in the WWE should of held a belt but they never did.  They were big guys and man could they move well.



They are (Big Van) Vader and Bam Bam Bigelow. They started off big but lost their edge when the WWE started to experiment with their characters. They also started to tag with the most unlikeliest characters (Bam Bam tagged with Diesel at one point and Vader with Mankind - which made no sense at all!)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/14/04 at 10:16 am

Here's a guy that's probably been in more tag Teams than any other person

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/15/04 at 11:42 am

That would be Marcus Alexander "Buff" Bagwell.  He could still be a major player if he would get his ego in check!

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/16/04 at 3:28 pm

Correct - Here's a wrestler that had potential, hell he even won the WWE IC belt,  but when he jumped ship to WCW his career went downhill in a hurry.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 08/16/04 at 7:55 pm

Is that Bad News Brown?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/16/04 at 8:06 pm


Correct - Here's a wrestler that had potential, hell he even won the WWE IC belt,  but when he jumped ship to WCW his career went downhill in a hurry.


I can see why you said, Bad news Brown, Indy. Though Brown didn't smile that much in the WWF. It's Ahmed Johnson. He fought the Nation of Domination and then all of a sudden decided to join them  ??.  As mentioned by Harmonica, he didn't last long after that (end of 1997, early 1998?). I think he was the first (if not the only wrestler) dumb enough to wear ear-rings while wrestling in the ring.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Indy Gent on 08/16/04 at 8:22 pm

Thanks Bobby. ;)


I can see why you said, Bad news Brown, Indy. Though Brown didn't smile that much in the WWF. It's Ahmed Johnson. He fought the Nation of Domination and then all of a sudden decided to join them  ??.  As mentioned by Harmonica, he didn't last long after that (end of 1997, early 1998?). I think he was the first (if not the only wrestler) dumb enough to wear ear-rings while wrestling in the ring.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/16/04 at 11:46 pm

Just for fun indy Gent - who is this?

For the record he was also an Olympian maybe even medaled in some type of fighting not judo but something of the sort.



Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/18/04 at 8:33 am


Thanks Bobby. ;)



That's cool, Indy.  :)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/23/04 at 9:55 pm

Since that picture has been sitting for the last few days, I will give the "no-brainer" answer.  That would be Bad News Brown. 

Now, who is this former Varsity Club member?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/24/04 at 4:04 am


Since that picture has been sitting for the last few days, I will give the "no-brainer" answer.  That would be Bad News Brown. 

Now, who is this former Varsity Club member?


Yep! That is Mike Rotundo otherwise known as Michael Wallstreet (WCW) and I.R.S (Irwin R Scyster)

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/24/04 at 1:27 pm

Steve Austin and Brian Pillman in their younger days were known as?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/24/04 at 9:36 pm

The Hollywood Blonds - perhaps one of the greatest short term tag teams in history!

Now, who is this "Russian" superstar?

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Harmonica on 08/25/04 at 2:24 pm

Nikita Koloff......never understood how he went from a hated heel to a good guy so fast..so fast...same thing with Sgt Slaughter.

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: Bobby on 08/25/04 at 6:14 pm


Nikita Koloff......never understood how he went from a hated heel to a good guy so fast..so fast...same thing with Sgt Slaughter.


Along with another Russian - Nikolai Volkoff. I never understood it either.  :-\\

Subject: Re: Guess The pro Wrestler

Written By: stingr22 on 08/25/04 at 9:47 pm

That's classic wrestling formula.  Two heels (Uncle Ivan and Crusher Kruschev) turn on another (Nikita) and then soon after, the hated heels double team a fan favorite (Dusty Rhodes).  Nikita goes in to get his revenge and ends up face to face in the ring with the ultimate babyface.  The heel and the face become tag team partners out of a mutual hatred and a new babyface is born.  I just loved that stuff!  8) 

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