|Born||May 25, 1990|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Bo Dallas|
|Billed height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Billed weight||234 lb (106 kg)|
|Billed from||Brooksville, Florida|
|Trained by||Florida Championship Wrestling|
Taylor Michael Rotunda (born May 25, 1990) is an American professional wrestler. He currently wrestles for the WWE, where he competes under the ring name Bo Dallas.
Dallas has also competed for WWE's development territories Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) and NXT. During his time in FCW, Dallas was a three-time FCW Florida Heavyweight Champion and a two-time FCW Florida Tag Team Champion with his older brother Duke Rotundo/Husky Harris. While in NXT, Dallas was a one-time NXT Champion and holds the longest reign as NXT Champion, lasting 280 days.
Career[change | change source]
On May 23, 2014 episode of SmackDown, he re-debuted on the main roster and defeated Sin Cara.
In wrestling[change | change source]
- Finishing moves
- Belly-to-belly suplex – 2013; he used it as a signature move from 2014–present
- Bo-Dog (Springboard bulldog, with theatrics) – 2014–present
- Double underhook DDT – 2013–present
- Spear – 2012–2013
- Signature moves
- Inverted DDT
- Multiple running knee drops, with theatrics
- Multiple short-arm back elbows followed by a short-arm clothesline
- Running big boot to a bent over opponent
- Running crossbody
- Running forearm smash
- Entrance themes
- "Texas Special" by Thomas Blug & Mark Scholz (2012–February 2013)
- "Anything" by Jim Johnston (February 19, 2013–May 2014)
- "Shoot for the Stars" by CFO$ (April 2014–present)
- "The Inspirational"
Championships[change | change source]
- Florida Championship Wrestling
- FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship (3 times)
- FCW Florida Tag Team Championship (2 times) (with Duke Rotundo/Husky Harris)
- Pro Wrestling Illustrated
- He was ranked #79 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2013.
- WWE NXT
- NXT Championship (1 time)
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "SmackDown Results: Wyatt showed how pride came before the fall; Cena answered back with a creepy Attitude Adjustment - Bo Dallas debuted with a victory against Sin Cara". WWE. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "WWE: Shoot For the Stars (Bo Dallas) - Single". iTunes. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "Raw results: The Shield shatters and Wyatts rebound as Money in the Bank takes shape - Bo Dallas def. Kofi Kingston". WWE. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "FCW Florida Heavyweight Title history". Wrestling-Titles.com. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "FCW Florida Tag Team Title history". Wrestling-Titles.com. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2013". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved July 29, 2014.
- ↑ "NXT Championship - Bo Dallas (June 12, 2013 - February 27, 2014)". WWE. Archived from the original on November 7, 2014. Retrieved July 29, 2014.