Antonio Cesaro

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Antonio Cesaro

Antonio Cesaro

Original Name: Claudino Castagnoli

Born: December 27, 1980 (Lucerne, Switzerland)

Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)

Weight: 232 lb (105 kg)

Debut: December 24, 2000

Claudio Castagnoli (born December 27, 1980), better known by his ring name Cesaro (shortened from his previous ring name Antonio Cesaro, is a Swiss professional wrestler who is currently signed to WWE and performing on the Raw brand. He was previously known for his work in Ring of Honor (ROH), various independent promotions including Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG) and Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW), and the Japan-based Pro Wrestling Noah.

Championships and Accomplishments

Chikara

Chikara Campeonatos de Parejas (2 times) – with Chris Hero and Ares

Global Gauntlet (2008)

King of Trios (2010) – with Ares and Tursas

Tag World Grand Prix (2005) – with Arik Cannon

Tag World Grand Prix (2006) – with Chris Hero

Torneo Cibernético (2007)[6]

Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling

CAPW Unified Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

Combat Zone Wrestling

CZW World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Chris Hero

Last Team Standing (2006) – with Chris Hero

German Stampede Wrestling

GSW Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Ares

Juggalo Championship Wrestling

JCW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Chris Hero

International Pro Wrestling: United Kingdom

IPW: UK Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Ares

Independent Wrestling Association: Switzerland

IWA Switzerland World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

Pro Wrestling Guerrilla

PWG World Championship (1 time)

Pro Wrestling Illustrated

PWI ranked him 13 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2014

Revolution Pro Wrestling                                                                                                 

Undisputed British Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Ares

Ring of Honor

ROH World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Chris Hero

Race to the Top Tournament (2007)

Tag Wars Tournament (2010) – with Chris Hero

Rolling Stone

Most Painful Injury of the Year (2015)[346] Shared with Daniel Bryan and Seth Rollins

Most Puzzlingly Pushed-Then-Buried Performer (2014)

Swiss Wrestling Federation

SWF Powerhouse Championship (2 times)

SWF Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Ares

Westside Xtreme Wrestling

WXw World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

WXw World Tag Team Championship (3 times) – with Ares

Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Most Underrated (2013–2016)

Tag Team of the Year (2010) with Chris Hero

WWE

WWE United States Championship (1 time)

WWE (Raw) Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Tyson Kidd and Sheamus

André the Giant Memorial Trophy (2014)

Slammy Award (1 time)

Best John Cena U.S. Open Challenge (2015)

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  1. Yeah, we are all awaiting 2010 when we can throw the buggers out of Congress. I lost $50,000 in a town home I’m trying to se;32#8&l0lcan’t rent or sell, barely keeping my head above water. Thanks for writing, Ken!

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