Rhino



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 250 lbs

Real Name: Terry Gearin

DOB: 10/07/1975

Hometown: Detroit, Michigan

Other Names: Terry Richards, Rhino Richards, Rhyno(WWE), "The Man-Beast"(ECW/WWE/TNA), "The War Machine"(TNA)

Wrestler Since: 1994

Finishing Maneuver: The Gore

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #160(2011), #139(2010), #68(2009), #61(2008), #39(2007), #42(2006), #157(2005), #57(2004), #10(2001), #19(2000), #241(1999), #398(1997)

Other Related Websites:
The Front Line - Rollercoaster Bio
Rhino - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Rhino - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (49 - 55, 1 DDQ)
- ECW Hostile City Showdown '99 (June 26) = Rhino beat Christopher Daniels. Rhino was later pinned by Spike Dudley.
- ECW Arena (August 28, '99) = Rhino & Jack Victory lost to the ECW Tag-Team Champs, Raven & Tommy Dreamer.
- ECW November to Remember '99 (November 7) = Rhino, Justin Credible & Lance Storm won over Raven, Tommy Dreamer & the Sandman.
- ECW Arena (November 27, '99) = Rhino & Chris Candido defeated Danny Doring & the Amish Roadkill.
- ECW Arena (March 4, '00) = Rhino pinned Spike Dudley to move on in the ECW TV Title Tournament.
- ECW Living Dangerously '00 (March 12) = Rhino won, via forfeit, over the Sandman in the Semi-Finals of the ECW TV Title Tournament. Later that night, Rhino was beaten by Super Crazy, who won the vacant TV Title.
- ECW Cyberslam '00 (April 22) = Rhino defeated Yoshihiro Tajiri to earn the ECW World Television Title.
- ECW Hardcore Heaven '00 (May 14) = Rhino retained the Television Title, winning over the Sandman.
- ECW Arena (July 8, '00) = Rhino & Steve Corino fell to Jerry Lynn & the Sandman.
- ECW Heat Wave '00 (July 16) = Rhino stayed the TV Champ, taking down the Sandman.
- ECW Arena (August 20, '00) = Rhino & Justin Credible were beaten by Kid Kash & Rob Van Dam.
- ECW Tag-Team Title Tournament (August 25, '00) = Rhino & Justin Credible defeated Chilly Willy & the Sandman, then fell to Jerry Lynn & Tommy Dreamer. Yoshihiro Tajiri & Mikey Whipwreck won the tournament.
- ECW November to Remember '00 (November 5) = Rhino won over New Jack to retain the Television Championship.
- ECW Anarchy Rulz '00 (October 1) = Rhino kept the TV Title, pinning Rob Van Dam.
- ECW Massacre on 34th Street (December 3, '00) = Rhino retained the TV Title, beating Spike Dudley.
- ECW Guilty As Charged '01 (January 7) = Rhino defeated the Sandman to win the ECW World Title.
- WWF Backlash '01 = Rhyno retained the WWF Hardcore Title, taking down Raven.
- WWF Judgment Day '01 = Rhyno kept the Hardcore Title, winning over Test and the Big Show.
- WWF King of the Ring '01 = Rhyno was pinned by Edge in the semi-finals of the KOTR tournament.
- WWF Invasion (July '01) = Rhyno, Booker T, Diamond Dallas Page, Buh Buh Ray & D'Von Dudley won over the WWF Team, Steve Austin, Kurt Angle, Chris Jericho, Kane & the Undertaker.
- WWF Summerslam '01 = Rhyno was forced to submit to Chris Jericho.
- HWA Covington Show (August 30, '01) = Rhyno won a non-title match over the HWA Heavyweight Champ, Race Steele.
- WWF Unforgiven '01 = Rhyno defeated Tajiri to win the WCW United States Heavyweight Championship.
- WWE Wrestlemania X-9 (March 30, '03) = Rhyno & Chris Benoit lost a "Triple Threat" Match to the WWE Smackdown Tag Champs, Team Angle. Los Guerreros were the other participants.
- WWE Judgment Day '03 = Rhyno, Chris Benoit & Brian Kendrick fell to John Cena & the F.B.I. (Palumbo & Stamboli).
- WWE United States Heavyweight Title Tournament (June/July '03) = Rhyno lost in the first round to Chris Benoit. Eddie Guerrero won the tournament.
- WWE Summerslam '03 = Rhyno lost a "Fatal Fourway" Match to the US Champ, Eddie Guerrero. Chris Benoit and Tajiri were the other participants.
- WWE Royal Rumble '04 (January 25) = Rhyno competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Chris Benoit.
- WWE No Way Out '04 (February 15) = Rhyno fell to Hardcore Holly.
- WWE Vengeance '04 (July 11) = Rhyno & Tajiri defeated Garrison Cade & Jonathan Coachman.
- WWE Unforgiven '04 (September 12) = Rhyno & Tajiri lost to the WWE Raw Tag Champs, La Resistance.
- WWE Royal Rumble '05 (January 30) = In a dark match, Rhyno fell to Maven.
- WWE Wrestlemania 21 (April 3, '05) = In a dark match, Rhyno competed in a "Smackdown vs. Raw Battle Royal", which was won by Booker T.
- ECW One Night Stand (June 12, '05) = Rhyno was beaten by Sabu.
- TNA Sacrifice (August 14, '05) = Rhino & Jeff Jarrett defeated Raven & Sabu. Due to getting the pin, Rhino was awarded the #1 Contendership to Raven's NWA World Title.
- Wrestle Reunion #2 (August 27, '05) = Rhino & Matt Hardy fell to Team 3-D.
- TNA Unbreakable (September 11, '05) = Rhino lost a "Raven's Rules" Match to the NWA World Champion, Raven.
- Hardcore Homecoming II (September 16, '05) = Rhino fell to Raven.
- TNA Bound For Glory (October 23, '05) = Rhino won the "Monster's Ball II" Match over Jeff Hardy, Sabu, & Abyss. Later on, Rhino won the "#1 Contender's Gauntlet" Match, then defeated Jeff Jarrett to win the NWA World Heavyweight Title.
- TNA Genesis (November 13, '05) = Rhino & Team 3-D beat Jeff Jarrett & America's Most Wanted.
- TNA Turning Point '05 (December 11) = Rhino lost to the NWA World Heavyweight Champion, Jeff Jarrett.
- TNA Final Resolution '06 (January 15) = Rhino fell to Abyss.
- TNA Against All Odds '06 (February 12) = Rhino won a "Falls Count Anywhere" Match over Abyss.
- TNA Destination X '06 (March 12) = Rhino, Ron Killings, & Team 3-D were beaten by Jeff Jarrett, America's Most Wanted, & Abyss.
- TNA Lockdown '06 (April 23) = Team Sting (Rhino, Ron Killings, AJ Styles, & Sting) won a "Lethal Lockdown" Match over Team Jarrett (Jeff Jarrett, Scott Steiner, & America's Most Wanted).
- TNA Sacrifice '06 (May 14) = Rhino fell to Bobby Roode.
- TNA Slammiversary '06 (June 18) = Rhino won a "Handicap" Match over Scott D'Amore & Bobby Roode.
- TNA Victory Road '06 (July 16) = Rhino fought to a Double Disqualification with Monty Brown.
- TNA Hard Justice '06 (August 13) = Rhino lost a "Falls Count Anywhere Triple Threat" Match to Samoa Joe. Monty Brown was the other participant.
- TNA No Surrender '06 (September 24) = Rhino fell to Christian Cage.
- TNA Bound For Glory '06 (October 22) = Rhino lost an "Eight Mile Street Fight" Match to Christian Cage.
- TNA Turning Point '06 (December 10) = Rhino was beaten by AJ Styles.
- TNA Final Resolution '07 (January 14) = Rhino won a "Last Man Standing" Match over AJ Styles.
- TNA Against All Odds '07 (February 11) = Rhino lost a "Motor City Chain" Match to AJ Styles.
- TNA Destination X '07 (March 11) = Rhino won an "Elevation X" Match over AJ Styles.
- AAA Rey de Reyes '07 (March 18) = Rhino competed in the "Rey de Reyes Elimination" Match, which was won by La Parka II.
- TNA Lockdown '07 (April 15) = Team Angle (Rhino, Kurt Angle, Jeff Jarrett, Samoa Joe, & Sting) won a "Lethal Lockdown" Match over Team Cage (Christian Cage, Scott Steiner, AJ Styles, Tyson Tomko, & Abyss). Since Sting got the pinfall, he became #1 Contender to Cage's NWA World Title.
- King of Europe Tournament '07 (April) = Rhino lost in the first round to the eventual winner, Nigel McGuinness.
- TNA Sacrifice '07 (May 13) = Rhino was pinned by Christopher Daniels.
- TNA Slammiversary '07 (June 17) = Rhino & Senshi defeated LAX.
- TNA Victory Road '07 (July 15) = Rhino fell to James Storm.
- TNA Hard Justice '07 (August 12) = Rhino lost a "Bar Room Brawl" Match to James Storm.
- TNA No Surrender '07 (September 9) = Rhino won a "Hardcore" Match over James Storm.
- TNA Bound For Glory '07 (October 14) = Rhino lost a "Monster's Ball" Match to Abyss. Black Reign and Raven were the other participants.
- NJPW Destruction '07 (November 11) = Rhino pinned Toru Yano.
- TNA Destination X '08 (March 9) = Rhino won an "Elevated X" Match over James Storm.
- NJPW New Japan Cup '08 (March) = Rhino beat Manabu Nakanishi, then fell to Toru Yano. Hiroshi Tanahashi won the tournament.
- TNA Lockdown '08 (April 13) = Team Cage (Rhino, Christian Cage, Matt Morgan, Kevin Nash, & Sting) won a "Lethal Lockdown" Match over Team Tomko (Tomko, James Storm, AJ Styles, & Team 3-D).
- TNA Sacrifice '08 (May 11) = Rhino & Christian Cage beat Booker T & Robert Roode, then fell to Team 3-D in the Deuces Wild Tag-Team Titles Tournament. The Latin American Xchange won the tournament.
- TNA Slammiversary '08 (June 8) = Rhino lost a "King of the Mountain" Match to the TNA World Champion, Samoa Joe. Booker T, Christian Cage, and Robert Roode were the other participants.
- TNA Victory Road '08 (July 13) = Rhino, Christian Cage, & AJ Styles lost a "Full Metal Mayhem" Match to Kurt Angle & Team 3-D.
- WWC 35th Anniversary Show (July 19, '08) = Rhino was pinned by Bobby Lashley.
- TNA Hard Justice '08 (August 10) = Rhino & Christian Cage won a "New Jersey Street Fight" Match over Team 3-D.
- TNA Bound For Glory '08 (October 12) = Rhino, Rhaka Khan, & ODB won a "Bimbo Brawl" Match over Kip James, Angelina Love, & Velvet Sky.
- TNA Turning Point '08 (November 9) = Rhino won a "Non-Title" Match over the TNA X Division Champion, Sheik Abdul Bashir.
- TNA Turkey Bowl Tournament '08 (November 24) = Rhino won a "Three-Way Qualifying" Match over Sonjay Dutt and Hernandez, then won the "Three-Way Finals" Match over Sheik Abdul Bashir and Alex Shelley to win the tournament.
- TNA Final Resolution '08 (#2) (December 7, '08) = Rhino fell to Kurt Angle. Mick Foley was the special enforcer. Due to the win, Angle won a rematch against Jeff Jarrett. Angle's TNA career was also on the line.
- TNA Genesis '09 (January 11) = Rhino lost to the TNA World Heavyweight Champion, Sting.
- TNA Slammiversary '09 (June 21) = In a dark match, Rhino & Jesse Neal fell to the British Invasion. Rhino's original partner had been Young, but Young walked out on him mid-match.
- TNA No Surrender '09 (September 20) = Rhino fell to Bobby Lashley.
- TNA Turning Point '09 (November 15) = Rhino & Team 3-D defeated Pope D'Angelo Dinero, Matt Morgan, & Hernandez.
- TNA Final Resolution '09 (December 20) = Rhino, Jesse Neal, & Team 3-D lost an "Elimination" Match to Pope D'Angelo Dinero, Matt Morgan, Hernandez, & Suicide.
- TNA Hardcore Justice (August 8, '10) = Rhino won a "Three Way Dance" over Al Snow and Brother Runt.
- TNA No Surrender '10 (September 5) = Rhino lost a "Falls Count Anywhere" Match to Abyss.
- TNA Turning Point '10 (November 7) = EV2.0 (Rhino, Brian Kendrick, Raven, Stevie Richards, & Sabu) fell to Fourtune (Kazarian, AJ Styles, Doug Williams, & Beer Money).
- TNA Final Resolution '10 (December 5) = Rhino lost a "First Blood" Match to Rob Van Dam.
- RoH Best In The World '11 (June 26) = Rhino fell to Homicide.
- RoH Death Before Dishonor IX (September 17, '11) = Rhino & Tommaso Ciampa defeated Jay Lethal & Homicide.
- RoH Border Wars (May 12, '12) = Rhino was beaten by Eddie Edwards.
- RoH Live Strong (June 30, '12) = Rhino & Michael Elgin defeated The Briscoes.
- RoH Brew City Beatdown (July 14, '12) = Rhino took down Eddie Edwards.
- RoH Death Before Dishonor X (September 15, '12) = Rhino lost an "Anything Goes" Match to the RoH World Heavyweight Champion, Kevin Steen.
- RoH Glory By Honor XI (October 13, '12) = Rhino fell to Tadarius Thomas.
- RoH Final Battle '12 (December 16) = Rhino was beaten by Jay Lethal.
- RoH The Hunt For Gold (January 17, '13) = Rhino lost to Michael Elgin.
- RoH Defy or Deny II (January 18, '13) = S.C.U.M. (Rhino, Steve Corino, & Jimmy JacobS) defeated Jay Lethal & The Briscoes.
- RoH Supercard of Honor VII (April 5, '13) = S.C.U.M. (Rhino, Cliff Compton, Jimmy Jacobs, Jimmy rave, & Rhett Titus) won a "Ten-Man War" Match over Team RoH (Cedric Alexander, Mark Briscoe, Caprice Coleman, Mike Mondo, & BJ Whitmer).

Title Summary:
- CWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ J.P. Lafitte (10/11/1997 - 11/22/1997)
- CWA World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Joe Legend (10/10/1998 - 11/27/1998)
- ECW World Television Champion (4/22/2000 - 8/26/2000)
- ECW World Television Champion(2) (9/09/2000 - 4/2001)
- ECW World Heavyweight Champion (1/17/2001 - 4/2001)
- BCW Unified Television Champion (2001)
- WWF Hardcore Champion (4/17/2001 - 5/21/2001)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(2) (5/28/2001 - 6/12/2001)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(3) (6/25/2001)
- WCW United States Heavyweight Champion (9/23/2001 - 10/22/2001)
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion (10/23/2005 - 10/25/2005)
- UXW Heavyweight Champion (11/26/2005 - 3/25/2006)
- JAPW Heavyweight Champion (1/07/2006 - 10/28/2006)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 0 3rd RUs)
- 2009 Feud of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (The Front Line vs. The Main Event Mafia)