Montel Vontavious Porter



Height: 6'3"

Weight: 250 lbs

Real Name: Unknown

DOB: 10/28/1970

Hometown: Liberty City, Florida

Other Names: Antonio Banks, MVP (WWE)

Wrestler Since: 2001

Finishing Maneuver: Playmaker, Ballin' Elbow, Malicious Intent

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #121(2011), #59(2010), #33(2009), #23(2008), #47(2007), #368(2006)

Other Related Websites:
MVP - WWE.com Bio
MVP - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Antonio Banks - Wikipedia Bio
Antonio Banks - Full Impact Pro (Alumni) Bio
Antonio Banks - Interview by Alan Wojcik

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (12 - 37)
- NWA-TNA PPV (Show #40, April 16, '03) = In a dark match, Antonio Banks fell to Erik Watts.
- RoH Do Or Die IV (February 19, '05) = Banks lost to the FIO Heavyweight Champion, Homicide.
- DSW Tag-Team Title Tournament (May '06) = Montel Vontavious Porter & Eric Perez lost in the first round to Lex Lovett & Gymini Jake. High Impact won the tournament.
- DSW Six Flags Park Slam (June 9, '06) = MVP defeated Ray Gordy.
- DSW Six Flags Park Slam (August 11, '06) = MVP lost to the DSW Heavyweight Champion, Ryan O'Reilly.
- DSW Six Flags Park Slam (September 9, '06) = MVP was beaten by Ric Flair.
- WWE No Mercy '06 (October 8) = MVP took down Marty Garner.
- WWE Survivor Series '06 (November 26) = MVP, the Big Show, Finlay, Test, & Umaga competed in an "Elimination" Match against John Cena, Kane, Bobby Lashley, Sabu, & Rob Van Dam. MVP was eliminated by Van Dam. Cena & Lashley 'survived'.
- WWE Armageddon '06 (December 17) = MVP lost an "Inferno" Match to Kane.
- WWE Royal Rumble '07 (January 28) = MVP competed in the Royal Rumble Match, which was won by the Undertaker.
- WWE No Way Out '07 (February 18) = MVP & M-N-M fell to Chris Benoit & the Hardy Boyz.
- WWE Wrestlemania 23 (April 1, '07) = MVP lost to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, Chris Benoit.
- WWE Backlash '07 (April 29) = MVP again lost to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champ, Chris Benoit.
- WWE Judgment Day '07 (May 20) = MVP won the WWE United States Heavyweight Title, winning a "Three Falls" Match over Chris Benoit.
- WWE Saturday Night's Main Event #34 (June 2, '07) = MVP & Edge fell to Chris Benoit & Batista.
- OVW Summer Sizzler Series '07 (June 15) = MVP pinned Chet The Jet.
- WWE Vengeance '07 (June 24) = MVP stayed the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, taking down Ric Flair.
- WWE Great American Bash '07 (July 22) = MVP kept the WWE United States Heavyweight Title, beating Matt Hardy.
- WWE Unforgiven '07 (September 16) = MVP & Matt Hardy retained the WWE Smackdown Tag-Team Titles, winning over Deuce & Domino.
- WWE No Mercy '07 (October 7) = MVP lost a "Pizza Eating" Contest to Matt Hardy.
- WWE Cyber Sunday '07 (October 28) = MVP, as the US Champ, lost, via Countout, to Kane.
- WWE Survivor Series '07 (November 18) = MVP, Finlay, Big Daddy V, Mr Kennedy, & Umaga lost a "Handicap Elimination" Match to Jeff Hardy, Rey Mysterio, Triple H, & Kane.
- WWE Armageddon '07 (December 16) = MVP, as the WWE United States Champion, lost, via Countout, to Rey Mysterio.
- WWE Royal Rumble '08 (January 27) = MVP was forced to submit to Ric Flair. Flair's career was on the line in the match.
- WWE No Way Out '08 (February 17) = MVP competed in the "Smackdown #1 Contenders Elimination Chamber" Match, which was won by the Undertaker. Batista, Big Daddy V, Finlay, and the Great Khali were the other participants.
- WWE Wrestlemania 24 (March 30, '08) = MVP competed in the "Money In The Bank Ladder" Match, which was won by CM Punk. Shelton Benjamin, Carlito, Chris Jericho, Mr. Kennedy, and John Morrison were the other participants.
- WWE King of the Ring '08 Tournament (April 21) = MVP lost in the first round to Chris Jericho. William Regal won the tournament.
- WWE Backlash '08 (April 27) = MVP lost the WWE United States Heavyweight Title to Matt Hardy.
- WWE Judgment Day '08 (May 18) = MVP was beaten by Jeff Hardy.
- WWE Night of Champions '08 (June 29) = In a dark match, MVP lost to Jeff Hardy.
- WWE Summerslam '08 (August 17) = MVP took down Jeff Hardy.
- WWE Unforgiven '08 (September 7) = MVP lost a "Scramble" Match to the WWE Champion, Triple H. Shelton Benjamin, Jeff Hardy, and The Brian Kendrick were the other participants.
- WWE Survivor Series '08 (November 23) = Team JBL (MVP, John Bradshaw Layfield, Kane, John Morrison, & the Miz) lost an "Elimination" Match to Team HBK (Shawn Michaels, Rey Mysterio, the Great Khali, & Cryme Tyme).
- WWE Royal Rumble '09 (January 25) = MVP competed in the "Royal Rumble" Match, which was won by Randy Orton.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXV (April 5, '09) = MVP competed in the "Money In The Bank Ladder" Match, which was won by CM Punk.
- WWE Extreme Rules '09 (June 7) = MVP lost a "Fatal Fourway" Match to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, Kofi Kingston. Matt Hardy and William Regal were the other participants.
- WWE Night of Champions '09 (July 26) = MVP lost a "Six Way" Match to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champ, Kofi Kingston. Carlito, Primo Colon, The Miz, and Jack Swagger were the other participants.
- WWE Summerslam '09 (August 23) = MVP defeated Jack Swagger.
- WWE Breaking Point '09 (September 13) = MVP & Mark Henry lost to the WWE Unified World Tag-Team Champions, Chris Jericho & The Big Show.
- WWE Survivor Series '09 (November 22) = MVP, Mark Henry, Kofi Kingston, Christian, & R-Truth won an "Elimination" Match over CM Punk, William Regal, & Legacy (Randy Orton, Ted DiBiase, & Cody Rhodes).
- WWE Royal Rumble '10 (January 31) = MVP lost to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, the Miz. Later on, MVP competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Edge.
- WWE Elimination Chamber '10 (February 21) = MVP lost again to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, The Miz.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXVI (March 28, '10) = MVP competed in the "Money In The Bank Ladder" Match, which was won by Jack Swagger.
- WWE Extreme Rules '10 (April 25) = MVP & Mark Henry competed in a "Tag-Team Gauntlet" Match, which was won by the Hart Dynasty. Show Miz and John Morrison & R-Truth were the other participants.
- WWE Over The Limit '10 (May 23) = MVP took down Chavo Guerrero.
- WWE Fatal Four Way '10 (June 20) = In a dark match, MVP was beaten by Zack Ryder.
- WWE Survivor Series '10 (November 21) = Team Mysterio (MVP, The Big Show, Kofi Kingston, Chris Masters, & Rey Mysterio) won an "Elimination" Match over Team Del Rio (Alberto Del Rio, Drew McIntyre, Tyler Reks, Cody Rhodes, & Jack Swagger).
- WWE King of the Ring '10 Tournament (November) = MVP lost in the first round to Drew McIntyre. Sheamus won the tournament.

Title Summary:
- FOW Tag-Team Champion w/ Punisher (8/31/2002 - 2003)
- WWE United States Heavyweight Champion (5/20/2007 - 4/27/2008)
- WWE Smackdown World Tag-Team Champion w/ Matt Hardy (8/28/2007 - 11/13/2007)
- WWE United States Heavyweight Champion(2) (3/17/2009 - 6/01/2009)
- NJPW IWGP Intercontinental Champion (5/15/2011 - 10/10/2011)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 1 3rd RU)
- 2007 Most Improved Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up
- 2011 Comeback of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up