Name: Dusty Rhodes
Date of birth: 12/10/1945
Height: 188 cm (6 feet, 2 inch)
Place of birth: Austin, Texas
Nick Name: Dusty Rhodes and The Midnight Rider
Trained by: Joe Blanchard
Debut: October 16, 1968
Dusty Rhodes is a very famous and professional male wrestler from USA and he was born on October 12, 1945 in Austin, Texas. Virgil Riley Runnels Jr. is his real birth name give by parents, but in the wrestling world people knows him from 'Dusty Rhodes' and other ring names. During his career in wrestling, he has several ring names for different events, promotoions and / or organization he has joined , and has used several ring names like Dusty Rhodes and The Midnight Rider in those organization and events. Dusty Rhodes was trained by Joe Blanchard. He started to appear in professional wrestling on October 16, 1968.
In fights, he has shown many great and stylish moves and has also applied reversals on many occasions that has made him victorious in several fights. Bionic Elbow are the most favorite moves of Dusty Rhodes and can be noticed during any of his fights. To finish the fight and express his win and to the opponent restless, Dusty Rhodes often applied some great finishing moves that are Figure-4 Leglock, once applied, most of the times the opponent lost.
During the great wrestling career Dusty Rhodes has recorded, fans and media has observed some controversial and serious feud with several wrestlers that includes , Dick The Bruiser (AWA), Pak Song (Florida), The Crusher (AWA), Billy Graham (WWWF), Terry Funk (Florida), Gene Anderson, Ole Anderson, Ivan Koloff, Tully Blanchard, Ric Flair, Dick Slater, Bunkhouse Buck, Arn Anderson, Honky Tonk Man, The Big Bossman, Randy Savage, Ted DiBiase, Steve Corino (ECW), Jeff Jarrett (WCW), Larry Zbyszko (WCW), Sonny Siaki (TCW), Sports Entertainment Extreme, Jeff Jarrett (TNA), Vince Russo (TNA) and Randy Orton (WWE).
Dusty Rhodes has won many titles in different organization and promotions, his titles includes Central States North American Tag Team titles team with Dick Murdoch, Texas American Tag Team titles team with Baron Von Raschke, Texas American Tag Team titles team with Dick Murdoch, Detroit World Tag Team titles team with Dick Murdoch, Australia World Tag Team titles team with Dick Murdoch, Tri State North American Heavyweight title, Hawaii North American Heavyweight title, Florida Southern Heavyweight title, Mid Atlantic World Tag Team titles team with Dick Slater, Tri State United States Tag Titles team with Andre the Giant, Florida United States Tag Team titles team with Bugsy McGraw, San Francisco United States Heavyweight title, Florida Global Tag Team titles team with Terry Allen, Florida Bahamas Heavyweight title, Florida United States Tag Team titles team with Blackjack Mulligan, Mid Atlantic World Tag Team titles team with Manny Fernandez, Georgia National Heavyweight title, Mid Atlantic World Six Man Tag Team titles team with Road Warriors, Mid Atlantic United States Heavyweight title and Florida Heavyweight title.
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