Wrestler: Jody Arnold
Real Name: Witheld at request of wrestler
Hometown: Tempe, Arizona
Marital Status:
Height & Weight: 5'11" - 250 lbs
Trained by: Ray Gordon
Johnny Kostas
Debut: 1968 (Phoenix)
Previous Gimmicks:
Finishing Move: The Backbreaker
The Heart Punch
The Bearhug
Favorite Moves: Stomping Headlock
Flying Elbow Smash
Biting Opponent
Notable Feuds:
Billy Anderson
Tito Montez
Woody Farmer
Cowboy Bob Ellis
Cowboy Bob Yuma
Superstar Billy Graham
Johnny Kostas
The Lumberjacks
John Ringer
Kurt Von Steiger
Afa & Sika Anoai
Notable Feuds:
Ron Pritchard
Gordon Darnell
Nano Ortega
Eddie Sullivan
Rick Davidson
Steve Gator Wolf
Tony Hernandez
David Rose
Masked Frankenstein (L.A.)
Mr Murder
Phil Melby

  • Arizona Heavyweight title (multiple times);
  • (Independent Version) United States Heavyweight title (1978 to 1984);

  • Jody Arnold is the fictional "nephew" of legendary Arizona-based heel Don Arnold..
  • 1968: Jody Arnold debuted against Mike Gordon ending in a 20 minute draw in Phoenix, Arizona..
  • While there is no webpage for Jody Arnold, there is a photo gallery at http://www.angelfire.com/oh/nmpw
  • Several of Jody Arnold's sons were star amateur wrestlers and later high school wrestling coaches..