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[Bam Bam Bigelow Gallery]
Wrestler: Bam Bam Bigelow
Real Name: Scott Charles Bigelow
Birthday: September 1, 1961
Hometown: Billed: Asbury Park, New Jersey
Retired: Pasco County, Florida
Marital Status: Married
Height & Weight: 6'3" - 325 lbs.
Trained by: Larry Sharpe
Debut: August 23, 1985
Previous Gimmicks: Crusher Yurkof
Bruce Bigelow
Beast From The East
Finishing Move: Headbutt from top rope
Greetings from Asbury Park
Favorite Moves::
Enziguri
Big Splash
Headbutt Splash
Catapult Splash
Powerbomb
Lariat

Favorite Moves::
Delayed Vertical Suplex
Press Slam
Double Underhook Backbreaker
Cobra Clutch Bulldog
Running Corner Charge
Running Somersault Senton
Notable Feuds:
Jerry Lawler
One Man Gang (WWF)
Adam Bomb (WWF)
"Sycho" Sid Vicious (WWF)
Rob Van Dam (ECW)
The Triple Threat (ECW)
The Wall (WCW)
Mike Awesome (WCW)
Notable Feuds:
Nikolai Volkoff
Tatanka (WWF)
Doink the Clown (WWF)
Lawrence Taylor (WWF)
Spike Dudley (ECW)
Bill Goldberg (WCW)
Kevin Nash (WCW)
Balls Mahoney (USA Pro)

  • Southern Heavyweight title: won a battle royal.
  • World Class Television title defeating Steve Simpson (Oct 20/86)
  • IWGP Tag Team title w/Vader defeating Hiroshi Hase & Keji Mutoh (Mar 1/92)
  • NEW/NWA Northeast title defeating Jim Niedhart in a Tournament (March 16, 1996)
  • USA Universal Superstars of American title def Typhoon (May 18, 1996)
  • WAR World 6-Man Tag Team titles w/Hiromichi Fuyuki & Youji Anjoh
  • ECW Heavyweight title defeating Shane Douglas (October 16, 1997)
  • ECW Television title defeating Taz
  • WCW World Tag Team Titles w/DDP defeating Raven & Saturn (May 31, 1999)
  • WCW Hardcore Title


  • Getting Into The Business
  • July 28, 1986: Scott Bigelow won a battle royal to capture the Southern Heavyweight title in Memphis..
  • Scott Bigelow began wrestling under the name "Crusher Yurkof" managed by "Pretty Boy" Larry Sharpe..
  • October 20, 1986: Crusher Yurkof defeated Steve Simpson for the World Class Television title in Ft. Worth..
  • December 31, 1989: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned Vladimir Berkovich in Moscow..
  • NJPW/WCW Starrcade 1991 - Tokyo Egg Dome: Big Van Vader & Bam Bam Bigelow beat Doom before more than 64,000 fans..
  • March 1, 1992: 20th Anniversary NJPW Show: Bigelow & Vader beat Hiroshi Hase & Keji Mutoh to capture the IWGP Tag Team title..

    World Wrestling Federation I
  • 1987: Bam Bam Bigelow made his debut in the World Wrestling Federation as a "free agent"..
  • ~~~This had all the heel managers trying to obtain Bam Bam as a client, but Sir Oliver Humperdink won out!
  • Survivor Series 1997: Bam Bam Bigelow was on Hulk Hogan's Team facing off with Andre The Giant's Team..
  • ~~~Bam Bam Bigelow was the last man eliminated by Andre the Giant, who ended up as the sole survivor..

    World Wrestling Federation II
  • Royal Rumble 1993: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated the Big Bossman..
  • Wrestlemania X: Bam Bam Bigelow & Luna Vachon beat Doink & Dink when Bigelow pinned Doink..
  • Summer 1994: Bam Bam Bigelow joined the Million Dollar Corporation..
  • Summerslam 1993: Irwin R. Shiester & Bam Bam Bigelow defeated the Headshrinkers..
  • Survivor Series 1994: Bam Bam, King Kong Bundy, Tatanka & Heavenly Bodies beat Lex Luger, Mabel, Adam Bomb & Smoking Gunns..
  • ~~~King Kong Bundy and Bam Bam Bigelow were the survivors of the match..
  • Wrestlemania XI: Bam Bam Bigelow lost to football great Lawrence Taylor in the main event..
  • May 14, 1995 - In Your House I: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Tatanka..
  • King of the Ring 1995: Diesel & Bam Bam Bigelow beat Tatanka & Sycho Sid..
  • In Your House II: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned Henry Godwinn..

    Extreme Championship Wrestling I
  • Ultimate Jeopardy 1996: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Terry "Bam Bam" Gordy..

    Independant Circuit and Japan
  • March 16, 1996: Bam Bam Bigelow defeating Jim Neidhart in a Tournament Final to win the N.E.W. Heavyweight Title..
  • May 18, 1996: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Typhoon for the vacant USA Universal Superstars of American title..
  • October 11, 1996: Hiromichi Fuyuki, Youji Anjoh, & Bigelow captured the WAR World 6-Man Tag Team titles..

    Extreme Championship Wrestling II
  • Heatwave 1997: Chris Candido & Bam Bam Bigelow beat Chris Chetti & Balls Mahoney..
  • Hardcore Heaven 1997: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned "Little" Spike Dudley..
  • October 16, 1997: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned Shane Douglas for the ECW title in Queens, New York.
  • Cyberslam 1998: Bam Bam Bigelow & Shane Douglas beat Rob Van Dam and Sabu..
  • Living Dangerously 1998: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Taz for the ECW Television title in Asbury Park..
  • April 30, 1998 - 9th Anniversary FMW Show: Bam Bam Bigelow beat Masato Tanaka in Yokohama, Japan..
  • Wrestlepalooza 1998: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned New Jack..

    World Championship Wrestling I
  • November 16, 1998 - Nitro: Bam Bam Bigelow arrived in WCW to do an angle with Goldberg..
  • Souled Out 1999: Bam Bam Bigelow pinned Wrath in Charleston, West Virginia..
  • Spring Stampede 1999: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Hak in a "hardcore match"..
  • Slamboree 1999: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Brian Knobbs in a "hardcore" match..
  • Bam Bam Bigelow formed a team with Diamond Dallas Page & Chris Kanyon known as The Triad..
  • May 31, 1999: Bam Bam Bigelow & Dallas Page defeated Raven & Perry Saturn for the WCW World Tag Team titles..
  • ~~~The Triad got permission to use any combination of the trio to defend the titles (like the old Freebirds angle)..
  • Bash at the Beach 1999: The Triad (Official Tag Champs) beat Perry Saturn & Chris Benoit..
  • April 12, 2000 - Thunder: Bam Bam Bigelow attacked his former partner Diamond Dallas Page..
  • Summer 2000: Bam Bam Bigelow heroicly rescued 2 children from a burning house sustaining burns over his body..
  • Mayhem 2000: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Sgt. A-Wall..

    Retirement and Indipendant Circuit
  • November 2002: Bam Bam may be retiring soon because of required back surgury..
  • November 22, 2002: Bam Bam Bigelow announces his retirement from pro wrestling at a USA Pro Wrestling show..
  • ~~~Bam Bam Bigelow later retracts his retirement postponing it for another year..
  • December 28, 2002 - 3PW: Abdullah the Butcher defeats Bam Bam Bigelow..
  • May 15, 2004--WWSA in Mt. Holly, NJ: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated The Sheik from Iraq..
  • July 2004: Bam Bam Bigelow announces his immediate retirement from the world of professional wrestling..
  • November 19, 2004--USA Pro Wrestling: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Johnny Candido..
  • Scott Bigelow moves to Lake Ariel, PA and opens up BAM BAM BIGELOW'S Hamburger Joint on route 590..
  • ~~~Their specialty is "the beast burger" which is about one or two pound hamburger on a huge bun..
  • October 2, 2005: Bam Bam Bigelow was in a motorcycle accident and was in the critical care unit at a hospital in Brooksville, Florida..
  • February 2006: Bam Bam Bigelow was seen on a Travel Channel TV commercial for Universal Studios in Orlando..
  • January 19, 2007: Scott "Bam Bam" Bigelow was found dead at his home in Hudson, Florida at the age of 45...


    Dave Meltzer wrote (on WrestlingObserver.com): I just wanted to mention a few words about Bam Bam Bigelow. Scott Bigelow was something of a phenomenon when he came into pro wrestling in 1986. He beat out Owen Hart for Rookie of the Year and from his first major program, in Memphis with Jerry Lawler, was a superstar. He had many ups and downs over the past 20 years. He did well in some places, and not so well in others. Some saw how he looked as a positive, and others didn't. He was one of those guys who fell out of organized sports young, because with his size and agility, he probably should have been a football star. One NFL coach who was a friend of mine was blown away seeing a guy of that size with that kind of lightness on his feet and couldn't understand how he didn't play college and pro ball. He was a very good high school wrestler, but never went any farther with it. He also had the drawbacks mentally that come with being a star from day one, and then going to WWF where some didn't respect that he had proven anything, but started out at the top there, often teaming with Hulk Hogan. Some tough veterans like Andre and Sika roughed him up on that first run. He became a bigger star in Japan, where he became the foreign monster with credibility, who could carry newcomers and get them over. It was a role he later played with Lawrence Taylor at Wrestlemania 11.