Colonel DeBeers



Height: 6'4"

Weight: 270 lbs

Real Name: Edward Wiskoski

DOB: 1/10/1945

Hometown: St. Joseph, Missouri (Billed from South Africa)

Other Names: Ed Wiskoski(NWA), Dereck "The Mongoose" Draper(NWA Florida), Mega Maharishi Imed, The Polish Prince

Wrestler Since: 1972

Finishing Maneuver: Double Underhook Facebuster, Diving Headbutt

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #221(1994), #96(1993), #138(1992), #67(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Col DeBeers - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Col DeBeers - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (9 - 11)
- NWA Central States Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 3, '80) = Ed Wiskowski & the Avenger lost in the first round to Rock Hunter & the Assassin. Bruiser Brody & Ernie Ladd won the tournament.
- NWA Pacific Northwest Owen Promotions 60th Anniversary Show (May 21, '85) = Mega Maharishi beat Billy Two Eagles.
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Title Tournament (June 8, '85) = Mega Maharishi & Buddy Rose defeated Billy Two Eagles & Steve Simpson, then lost to Bobby Jaggers & Ricky Vaughn. Mike Miller & Karl Steiner won the tournament.
- Mid-South Coliseum (November 25, '85) = Mega Maharishi fell to Jerry Lawler.
- Mid-South Coliseum (December 9, '85) = Mega Maharishi won over Tojo Yamamoto.
- Mid-South Coliseum (December 16, '85) = Mega Maharishi took down Tracy Smothers.
- AWA/NWA Rage In A Cage (April 28, '86) = Col DeBeers defeated Davey Gee.
- AWA Battle By The Bay (June 28, '86) = In a dark match, Col DeBeers pinned Brad Rheingans.
- AWA Brawl In St. Paul (December 25, '86) = Col DeBeers lost, via Countout, to Jimmy Snuka.
- Mid-South Coliseum (September 19, '88) = Col DeBeers, Teijo Kahn, & Soldat Ustinov fell to Sgt Slaughter & the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- AWA SuperClash III (December 13, '88) = Col DeBeers lost a "Boot Camp" Match to Sgt Slaughter.
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Title Tournament (April 21, '89) = Col DeBeers & Nord the Barbarian took down Rex King & the Midnight Soldier and Karl Styles & the Grappler, then lost in the finals to Steve Doll & Scott Peterson.
- AWA War In The Windy City (June 23, '89) = In a dark match, Col DeBeers won a "Loser Gets Painted Yellow" Match over Derrick Dukes.
- AWA Team Challenge Series (October '89 / August '90) = DeBeers' Diamondcutters competed in the league, which was won by Larry's Legends.
- AWA SuperClash IV (April 8, '90) = Col DeBeers lost, via Countout, to Baron von Raschke.
- UWF Beach Brawl (June 9, '91) = Col DeBeers lost a "Strap" Match to Paul Orndorff.
- Wrestle Reunion (January 29, '05) = Col DeBeers, Bob Orton, & Buddy Rose were beaten by Roddy Piper, Jimmy Snuka, & Jimmy Valiant.

Title Summary:
- NWA Central States Heavyweight Champion (5/31/75 - 2/12/76)
- NWA Austra-Asian Tag-Team Champion w/ Larry O'Day (9/76 - 2/18/77)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Champion (11/12/77 - 5/13/78)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Buddy Rose (12/07/77 - 3/22/78)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Champion(2) (6/16/78 - 8/22/78)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Buddy Rose (9/09/78 - 11/21/78)
- NWA (San Francisco) World Tag-Team Champion w/ Buddy Rose (10/25/78 - 11/23/78)
- NWA (San Francisco) World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Buddy Rose (12/07/78 - 2/79)
- NWA (San Francisco) World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Roddy Piper (2/79 - 4/79)
- NWA (San Francisco) United States Heavyweight Champion (6/07/80 - 8/09/80)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Buddy Rose (80)
- NWA (Tri-State) United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Mike George (7/11/81 - 7/25/81)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion (7/16/82 - 7/25/82)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Kendo Nagasaki (4/13/85 - 5/11/85)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Television Champion (8/16/88 - 9/88)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Buddy Rose (1/28/89)
- NWA Pacific Northwest Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ John Rambo (3/21/92 - 4/04/92)
- CWUSA Television Champion (1/23/93 - 2/20/93)
- CWUSA Television Champion(2) (2/27/93 - 6/26/93)
- CWUSA Television Champion(3) (7/10/93 - 1/22/94)
- CWUSA Television Champion(4) (2/26/94 - 2/18/96)
- CWUSA Television Champion(5) (3/18/97 - 97)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1986 Most Hated Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up