Pope D'Angelo Dinero



Height: 6'1"

Weight: 230 lbs

Real Name: Elijah Burke

DOB: 1978

Hometown: Jacksonville, Florida

Other Names: Elijah Burke(OWV/WWE), "The Black Pope", Pope D'Angelo Dinero(TNA)

Wrestler Since: 2003

Finishing Maneuver: D'Angelo Dinero Express (DDE), Elijah Experience, Coronation

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #56(2011), #36(2010), #99(2008), #87(2007), #161(2006), #109(2005)

Other Related Websites:
Elijah Burke - Cagematch Bio
D'Angelo Dinero - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Elijah Burke - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (20 - 31, 2 NCs)
- OVW Super Summer Sizzler Series (August 13, '04) = Elijah Burke competed in a Battle Royal, which was won by Mean Gene Mondo.
- OVW Fall Brawl '04 (September 4) = Burke defeated Carlos Colon.
- OVW Crusade Rumble (November 12, '04) = Burke beat Muhammad Hassan.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '05 (June 3) = Burke fought to a No-Contest with the OVW Heavyweight Champion, Brent Albright.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '05 (July 1) = Team OVW (Burke, Brent Albright, & Nick Dinsmore) defeated Team Bolin (Mike Mondo, Blaster Lashley, & Ken Doane).
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '05 (July 15) = Burke & Deuce Shade, with Tommy Dreamer as their cornerman, won a "Coward Waves The Flag" Match over Blaster Lashley & Mike Mondo (with Kenny Bolin as their cornerman).
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '05 (July 29) = Burke competed in a "Love Your Enemies Battle Royal", which was won by Seth Skyfire and Paul Birchall.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '05 (August 12) = Burke & Deuce Shade won a "Street Fight" Match over Mike Mondo & Da Beast.
- OVW Heavyweight Title Tournament (February/March '06) = Burke lost in the first round to the eventual winner, Brent Albright.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (June 16) = Burke fell to Aaron Stevens.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (June 30) = Burke, Kasey James, Cody Runnels, Shawn Spears, & Chet The Jet lost an "Elimination" Match to Vic Devine, the Miz, a third wrestler, & the Untouchables.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (July 28) = Burke fought to a No-Contest in a "Loser Leaves Town" Match with the Miz.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (July 29) = Burke won a "Three Falls Loser Leaves Town" Match over the Miz.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (August 11) = Burke competed in a Battle Royal, which was won by Jack Bull.
- ECW December To Dismember '06 (December 3) = Burke & Sylvester Terkay defeated the FBI (Tony Mamaluke & Little Guido).
- WWE Wrestlemania 23 (April 1, '07) = The New Breed (Burke, Marcus Cor Van, Matt Striker, & Kevin Thorn) fell to the ECW Originals (Tommy Dreamer, Rob Van Dam, Sabu, & the Sandman).
- WWE Judgment Day '07 (May 20) = Burke was beaten by CM Punk.
- WWE One Night Stand '07 (June 3) = The New Breed (Burke, Marcus Cor Von, & Matt Striker) lost a "Tables" Match to Tommy Dreamer, CM Punk, & the Sandman.
- WWE ECW World Heavyweight Title Tournament (June '07) = Burke fell to Chris Benoit. Johnny Nitro won the tournament.
- OVW Summer Sizzler Series '07 (July 13) = Burke & Cryme Tyme defeated Hammer, Ox, & Dr. Tomas.
- WWE Unforgiven '07 (September 16) = Burke lost to the ECW World Heavyweight Champion, CM Punk.
- WWE Royal Rumble '08 (January 27) = Burke competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by John Cena.
- WWE Wrestlemania 24 (March 30, '08) = In a dark match, Burke competed in an "ECW World Title #1 Contenders Battle Royal" Match, which was won by Kane.
- OVW Summer Sizzler Series '08 (May 30) = Burke defeated Chris Cage.
- IWC Accept No Limitations 5 (March 7, '09) = Burke won a "Super Indy 8 Tournament Qualifying" Match over Delirious.
- IWC Super Indy 8, Night One (May 15, '09) = Burke defeated Michael Facade in the opening round of the Super Indy 8 Tournament.
- IWC Super Indy 8, Night Two (May 16, '09) = Burke lost in the second round of the IWC Super Indy 8 Tournament to the eventual winner, Super Hentai.
- TNA Hard Justice '09 (August 16) = Pope D'Angelo Dinero competed in a "Steel Asylum" Match, which was won by Christopher Daniels.
- TNA No Surrender '09 (September 20) = Dinero won a "Falls Count Anywhere" Match over Suicide.
- TNA Turning Point '09 (November 15) = Dinero, Matt Morgan, & Hernandez fell to Rhino & Team 3-D.
- TNA Championship Series Tournament (November 17, '09) = Dinero lost in the first round to Kurt Angle. Bobby Lashley won the tournament.
- TNA Final Resolution '09 (December 20) = Dinero, Matt Morgan, Hernandez, & Suicide won an "Elimination" Match over Jesse Neal, Rhino, & Team 3-D.
- TNA Genesis '10 (January 17) = Dinero fell to Desmond Wolfe.
- TNA Eight Card Stud Tournament (January-February '10) = Dinero beat Orlando Jordan in the Qualifying Round in order to reach the next round at the PPV.
- TNA Against All Odds '10 (February 14) = Dinero defeated Desmond Wolfe, Matt Morgan, and Mr. Anderson to win the "Eight Card Stud" Tournament.
- TNA Lockdown '10 (April 19) = Dinero lost a "Steel Cage" Match to the TNA World Champion, AJ Styles.
- TNA Victory Road '10 (July 11) = Dinero was beaten by Kurt Angle.
- TNA No Surrender '10 (September 5) = Dinero fell to Mr. Anderson.
- TNA Bound For Glory '10 (October 10) = Dinero, Kevin Nash, & Sting won a "Handicap" Match over Jeff Jarrett & Samoa Joe.
- TNA Turning Point '10 (November 7) = Dinero lost a "Congregation Lumberjack" Match to Abyss.
- TNA Final Resolution '10 (December 5) = Dinero lost a "Casket" Match to Abyss.
- TNA Against All Odds 11 (February 13) = Dinero fell to Samoa Joe.
- TNA Lockdown 11 (April 17) = Dinero lost a "Steel Cage" Match to Samoa Joe.
- TNA Xplosion Championship Challenge Tournament 11 (May/August) = Dinero defeated Suicide, then lost to Alex Shelley. Magnus won the tournament.
- TNA Bound For Glory Series Tournament 11 (June/September) = Dinero competed in the league, which was won by Bobby Roode.
- TNA Hardcore Justice 11 (August 7) = Dinero won a "Bound For Glory Series" Match over Brother Devon.
- TNA No Surrender 11 (September 11) = Dinero & Brother Devon lost to the TNA World Tag-Team Champions, Mexican America (Anarquia & Hernandez).
- TNA Final Resolution 11 (December 11) = Dinero & Brother Devon lost to the TNA World Tag Champs, Matt Morgan & Crimson.
- TNA Genesis '12 (January 8, '12) = Dinero fell to Devon.
- TNA Hardcore Justice '12 (August 12) = Dinero lost a "Falls Count Anywhere" Match to Rob Van Dam. Mr. Anderson and Magnus were the other participants.

Title Summary:
- OVW Heavyweight Champion (12/08/2004 - 4/13/2005)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 2010 Most Improved Wrestler