Brian Knobbs



Height: 6'1"

Weight: 295 lbs

Real Name: Brian Yandrisovitz

DOB: 5/06/1964

Hometown: Allentown, Pennsylvania (announced as Nastyville)

Other Names: The Terrorist(AWA), "Nasty Boy"(WCW)

Wrestler Since: 1985

Finishing Maneuver: Pitstop

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #213(2000), #190(1999), #151(1998), #151(1997), #114(1996), #96(1995), #66(1994), #70(1993), #67(1992), #166(1991)

Other Related Websites:
The Nasty Boys - Rollercoaster Bio
Brian Knobbs - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Brian Knobbs - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (28 - 30, 1 DDQ)
- AWA Brawl In St. Paul (December 25, '86) = Knobbs fell to Earthquake Ferris.
- AWA SuperClash II (May 2, '87) = The Terrorist & the Mercenary were beaten by Jimmy Snuka & Russ Francis.
- AWA Rage In A Cage II (April 16, '88) = Knobbs lost, via DQ, to Ricky Rice.
- NJPW Real World Tag League 1989 (November/December) = The Nasty Boys competed in the league, which was won by Stan Hansen & Genichiro Tenryu.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '89) = The Nasty Boys fell to Shunji Takano & the Great Kabuki.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XII (September 5, '90) = The Nasty Boys (Knobbs & Jerry Sags) beat Jackie Fulton & Terry Taylor.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '90 (October 27) = The Nasty Boys lost to the NWA US Tag Champs, the Steiner Brothers.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XIII (November 20, '90) = The Nasty Boys lost, via DQ, to the Youngbloods.
- WWF Royal Rumble '91 (January 19) = Knobbs competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Hulk Hogan.
- WWF Wrestlemania VII (March 24, '91) = The Nasty Boys won the WWF World Tag Titles from the Hart Foundation.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #29 (April 15, '91) = The Nasty Boys retained the WWF Tag Titles, beating the Bushwhackers.
- WWF At The Omni (May 3, '91) = The Nasty Boys lost, via Countout, to the Legion of Doom.
- WWF Summerslam '91 (August 26) = The Nasty Boys lost the WWF Tag Titles to the Legion of Doom.
- WWF at Royal Albert Hall (October 3, '91) = The Nasty Boys defeated the Rockers. Later on, Knobbs competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by the British Bulldog.
- WWF Survivor Series '91 (November 28) = The Nasty Boys & the Beverly Brothers fought in an "Elimination" Match against the Rockers & the Bushwhackers. The Nasty Boys & Blake Beverly 'survived'.
- WWF Wrestlemania VIII (April 5, '92) = The Nasty Boys, the Mountie, & the Repo Man fell to Jim Duggan, Sgt. Slaughter, Virgil, & the Big Boss Man.
- WWF Summerslam '92 (August 29) = In a dark match, the Nasty Boys & the Mountie were beaten by Jim Duggan & the Bushwhackers.
- WWF Survivor Series '92 (November 25) = The Nasty Boys & the Natural Disasters fought in a "Tag-Team Elimination" Match against Money Inc & the Beverly Brothers. The Nasty Boys were the 'survivors'.
- WWF Royal Rumble '93 (January 24) = Knobbs competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Yokozuna.
- WWF UK Rampage '93 (April 11) = Knobbs was pinned by Fatu.
- WCW At The Omni (August 15, '93) = Knobbs & Bobby Eaton defeated Keith & Kent Cole.
- WCW Fall Brawl '93 (September 19) = The Nasty Boys won the WCW World Tag Titles from Paul Roma & Arn Anderson.
- WCW At The Omni (October 3, '93) = The Nasty Boys stayed the WCW World Tag Champs, beating Marcus Bagwell & Too Cold Scorpio.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '93 (October 24) = The Nasty Boys won the WCW World Tag-Team Titles from Marcus Bagwell & Too Cold Scorpio.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXV (November 10, '93) = The Nasty Boys took down Davey Boy Smith & Sting.
- WCW BattleBowl '93 (November 20) = Knobbs & Johnny B. Badd beat Erik Watts & Paul Roma. Later on, Knobbs competed in the Battle Royal, which was won by Vader.
- WCW Starrcade '93 (December 27) = The Nasty Boys, as the WCW Tag Champs, lost, via DQ, to Road Warrior Hawk & Sting.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVI (January 27, '94) = The Nasty Boys fell to Cactus Jack & Maxx Payne.
- WCW SuperBrawl IV (February 20, '94) = The Nasty Boys, as the WCW Tag Champs, lost, via DQ, to Cactus Jack & Maxx Payne.
- WCW Spring Stampede '94 (April 17) = The Nasty Boys, as the WCW Tag-Team Champions, won a "Chicago Street Fight" Match over Cactus Jack & Maxx Payne.
- WCW Slamboree '94 (May 22) = The Nasty Boys lost the WCW Tag Titles to Cactus Jack & Kevin Sullivan in a "Broadstreet Bully" Match.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVII (June 23, '94) = The Nasty Boys lost to the WCW Tag Champions, Cactus Jack & Kevin Sullivan.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVIII (August 28, '94) = The Nasty Boys defeated Pretty Wonderful.
- WCW Fall Brawl '94 (September 18) = The Nasty Boys, Dusty & Dustin Rhodes won a "Wargames" Match over Terry Funk, Arn Anderson, Buckhouse Buck, & Robert Parker.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '94 (October 23) = The Nasty Boys took down Terry Funk & Bunkhouse Bunk.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXIX (November 16, '94) = The Nasty Boys fell to Harlem Heat.
- WCW Starrcade '94 (December 27) = The Nasty Boys won, via DQ, over Harlem Heat.
- WCW SuperBrawl V (February 19, '95) = The Nasty Boys lost, via DQ, to the WCW Tag Champs, Harlem Heat.
- WCW Slamboree '95 (May 21) = The Nasty Boys won the WCW World Tag Titles from Harlem Heat.
- WCW Great American Bash '95 (June 18) = The Nasty Boys defeated Bobby Eaton & Steven Regal.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '95 (July 16) = The Nasty Boys lost a "Triangle" Match to the WCW Tag Champs, Harlem Heat. Bobby Eaton & Steven Regal were the other participants.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXXI (August 4, '95) = In a dark match, the Nasty Boys defeated Los Especialistos.
- WCW Fall Brawl '95 (September 17) = In a dark match, the Nasty Boys were beaten by the American Males.
- WCW World War III '95 (November 26) = Knobbs competed in the "WWIII 3-Ring Battle Royal", which was won by Randy Savage.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXXII (January 24, '96) = The Nasty Boys fought to a Double Disqualification with The Public Enemy.
- WCW SuperBrawl VI (February 11, '96) = The Nasty Boys won a "Falls Count Anywhere" Match over The Public Enemy.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '96 (July 7) = The Nasty Boys won a "Double Dog Collar" Match over The Public Enemy.
- WCW Hogg Wild (August 10, '96) = In a dark match, the Nasty Boys defeated High Voltage.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXXIII (August 15, '96) = In a dark match, the Nasty Boys beat Mr. JL & Bobby Walker.
- WCW Fall Brawl '96 (September 15) = The Nasty Boys lost to the WCW Tag Champs, Harlem Heat.
- WCW World War III '96 (November 24) = The Nasty Boys lost a "Triangle" Match to the WCW Tag Champs, the Outsiders. The Faces of Fear were the other participants.
- WCW Fall Brawl '98 (September 12) = Knobbs & Hugh Morrus won a "No Disqualification" Match over Dean Malenko & Shane Douglas.
- WCW Slamboree '99 (May 9) = Knobbs lost a "Hardcore" Match to Bam Bam Bigelow.
- WCW Great American Bash '99 (June 13) = Knobbs lost a "Hardcore" Match to Hak.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '99 (July 11) = Knobbs competed in the "Junkyard Battle Royal", which was won by Fit Finlay.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '99 (October 24) = Knobbs & Hugh Morrus lost a "Triangle" Match to Harlem Heat, who won the WCW Tag Titles. Billy Kidman & Konnan were the other participants.
- WCW SuperBrawl X (February 20, '00) = Knobbs won the WCW Hardcore Title from Bam Bam Bigelow.
- WWC 29th Anniversary Show (September 14, '02) = The Nasty Boys stayed the XWF Tag-Team Champions, beating the Reggaetones.
- TNA Against All Odds '10 (February 14) = The Nasty Boys defeated Team 3-D.

Title Summary:
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Sags (9/12/87 - 9/19/87)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Sags (10/03/87 - 10/10/87)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Sags (1/05/89 - 1/26/89)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Sags (3/24/89 - 3/28/89)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jerry Sags (6/11/89 - 7/89)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Jerry Sags (8/22/89 - 10/17/89)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Jerry Sags (1/06/90 - 4/12/90)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Sags (3/24/91 - 8/26/91)
- WCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Sags (9/19/93 - 10/04/93)
- WCW World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Sags (10/24/93 - 5/22/94)
- WCW World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jerry Sags (5/21/95 - 6/24/95)
- WCW Hardcore Champion (1/11/00 - 2/07/00)
- WCW Hardcore Champion(2) (2/20/00 - 2/28/00)
- WCW Hardcore Champion(3) (3/19/00 - 4/16/00)
- XWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Sags (11/14/01 - 02)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 1 1st RU, 2 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1994 Tag-Team of the Year (Nasty Boys)
- 1994 Match of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Nasty Boys vs. Cactus Jack & Maxx Payne)
- 1995 Match of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Nasty Boys vs. Harlem Heat)
- 1995 Feud of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Nasty Boys vs. Harlem Heat)