Manny Fernandez



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 250 lbs

Real Name: Emmanuel Fernandez

DOB: 7/27/1954

Hometown: El Paso, Texas

Other Names: The Raging Bull

Wrestler Since: 1977

Finishing Maneuver: Flying Burrito/Bull Rush

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #377(1999), #372(1996), #329(1995), #190(1994), #293(1993), #91(1992), #87(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Manny Fernandez - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Manny Fernandez - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (9 - 13, 2 DDQs)
- Amarillo Western States Tag-Team Title Tournament (June 14, '79) = Manny Fernandez & Brute Bernard took down Rip Hawk & El Mongrol, then fell to the eventual winners, Kiyo Moto & Mr. Saito.
- CWA United States Tag-Team Title Tournament (July 4, '80) = Fernandez & Steve Keirn lost in the first round to Masa Saito & Dick Slater. Bugsy McGraw & Dusty Rhodes won the tournament.
- NWA Starrcade '84 (November 22) = Fernandez won the Mid-Atlantic Brass Knuckles Title, beating Black Bart.
- NWA Great American Bash '85 (July 6) = Fernandez, Sam Houston, & Buzz Tyler defeated Billy Graham, Konga the Barbarian, & Abdullah the Butcher.
- NWA Hawaii Polynesian Hot Summer Night (August 3, '85) = Fernandez won, via DQ, over the National Champion, Black Bart.
- NWA Starrcade '85 (November 28) = Fernandez won a "Mexican Death" Match over Abdullah the Butcher.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 5) = Fernandez won a "Bunkhouse" Match over Baron von Raschke.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 26) = Fernandez won a "Loaded Glove On A Pole" Match over Baron von Raschke.
- NWA Florida Eddie Graham Memorial Show (May 9, '87) = Fernandez & Rick Rude, as the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, fought to a Double Disqualification with the Road Warriors.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 4) = Fernandez, Paul Jones, & Ivan Koloff fell to the Fabulous Freebirds (Gordy, Hayes, & Roberts).
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 31) = Fernandez & the Barbarian defeated the Mulkeys.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (October 25, '87) = Fernandez & Konga the Barbarian were beaten by Kengo Kimura & Keiji Mutoh.
- CWA Heavyweight Title Tournament (December 7, '87) = Fernandez lost the International Heavyweight Title in the finals to Jerry Lawler, who unified the title with the Southern & Mid-America Titles to create the CWA World Title.
- NJPW Japan Cup Six-Man Elimination Tag-Team League '87 (November/December) = Fernandez, Kendo Nagasaki, & Buzz Sawyer competed in the league, which was won by Riki Choshu, Kantaro Hoshino, & Antonio Inoki.
- AWA SuperClash III (December 13, '88) = Fernandez lost an "Indian Strap" Match to Wahoo McDaniel.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (August 10, '89) = Fernandez & Buzz Sawyer fell to Kengo Kimura & Masa Saito.
- WWC 16th Anniversary Show (October 7, '89) = Fernandez took down Invader #3.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (December 7, '89) = Fernandez was pinned by Masa Chono.
- NJPW New Japan In USSR (December 31, '89) = Fernandez lost to Salman Hashimikov.
- Tri-State Wrestling Winter Challenge (January 27, '90) = Fernandez lost, via DQ, to Nikita Koloff.
- Tri-State Wrestling Summer Sizzler (June 9, '90) = Fernandez lost a "Russian Chain" Match to Nikita Koloff.
- Tri-State Wrestling Autumn Armageddon (September 15, '90) = Fernandez fought to a Double Disqualification with Abdullah the Butcher.
- Tri-State Wrestling Winter Challenge II (March 2, '91) = Fernandez lost a "Russian Chain" Match to Ivan Koloff.

Title Summary:
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (10/21/79 - 3/26/80)
- NWA Florida Television Champion (81 - 5/81)
- SCW Southwest Brass Knuckles Champion (81)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion (81 - 8/15/81)
- SCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Chavo Guerrero (81 or 82)
- NWA Central States Heavyweight Champion (9/16/82 - 2/10/83)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Al Perez (4/84 - 6/13/84)
- NWA (Mid-Atlantic) World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dusty Rhodes (10/20/84 - 3/18/85)
- NWA (Mid-Atlantic) Brass Knuckles Champion (11/28/84 - ??)
- NWA (Mid-Atlantic) World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Rick Rude (12/06/86 - 5/26/87)
- CWA International Heavyweight Champion (11/02/87 - 12/07/87)
- WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Champion (1/13/90 - 6/30/90)
- WWC North American Heavyweight Champion (9/91 - 91)
- APW Universal Heavyweight Champion (3/08/97 - ??)
- USAP New York State Champion (4/23/00 - ??)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
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