Dolph Ziggler

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Dolph Ziggler

Ziggler on April 3, 2014
Ring name(s) Dolph Ziggler[1][2]
Nic Nemeth[3]
Nick Nemeth[3]
Nicky[3]
Billed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)[3][4][1]
Billed weight 213 lb (97 kg)[3][4][1]
Born July 27, 1980 (1980-07-27) (age 34)[3][4]
Cleveland, Ohio[3][4]
Resides Phoenix, Arizona
Billed from Hollywood, Florida[1]
Trained by Florida Championship Wrestling[3]
Ohio Valley Wrestling[3]
Steve Keirn[3]
Tom Prichard[3]
Lance Storm[5]
Debut November 2004[3]

Nicholas Theodore "Nick" Nemeth[3] (born July 27, 1980)[3][4] is an American professional wrestler. He is signed to the WWE where he performs under the ring name Dolph Ziggler and is currently in his second reign as the Intercontinental Champion.

Nemeth signed a contract with the WWE in 2004 and competed in their developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW). He debuted on the main roster in 2005 and played the role of Kerwin White's caddy. HE was sent back down to OVW and later called back up where he was a member of The Spirit Squad, performing under the ring name Nicky.

Ziggler is a two-time World Heavyweight Champion, one-time World Tag Team Champion with The Spirit Squad, two-time Intercontinental Champion, one-time United States Champion, Mr. Money in the Bank in 2012, and the 22nd Triple Crown Champion.

Championships[change | change source]

  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter
Most Improved(2011)[7]
Most Underrated(2011)[7]

Lucha de Apuesta record[change | change source]

Wager Winner Loser Location Date Notes
Money in the Bank contract Dolph Ziggler Chris Jericho Fresno, California 02012-08-20 August 20 2012 Jericho wagered his WWE contract in the match

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Dolph Ziggler". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/superstars/dolphziggler. Retrieved 2014-08-1827.
  2. Martin, Adam (2008-09-16). "Dark match from Raw in Memphis, identity of wrestler, The Condemned". WrestleView. http://www.wrestleview.com/news2008/1221546800.shtml. Retrieved 2008-09-16.
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 "Dolph Ziggler Profile". Online World Of Wrestling. http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/profiles/d/dolph-ziggler.html. Retrieved 2008-04-27.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 "Nick Nemeth". SLAM! Sports. 2006-12-19. http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/Bios/nemeth_nick.html. Retrieved 2006-12-19.
  5. "Q and A". Storm Wrestling. http://www.stormwrestling.com/041611.html. Retrieved 2014-08-18.
  6. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2013". The Internet Wrestling Database. http://www.profightdb.com/pwi-500/2013.html. Retrieved 2014-08-18.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Meltzer, Dave (January 30, 2012). "Jan 30 Wrestling Observer Newsletter: Gigantic year-end awards issue, best and worst in all categories plus UFC on FX 1, death of Savannah Jack, ratings, tons and tons of news". Wrestling Observer Newsletter (Campbell, CA). ISSN 10839593 .

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