Wrestler: Les Thornton
Real Name: Les Thornton
Hometown: Originally from United Kingdom
Retired in Calgary, Alberta
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Debut: 1971
Previous Gimmicks: Henri Pierlot (Europe)
Checkmate (masked)
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Notable Feuds:

  • WWF Junior Heavyweight title..
  • Southwest Championship Wrestling North American Heavyweight title (2)..
  • Southwest Championship Wrestling British Commonwealth Mid Heavyweight title..
  • MASW National Heavyweight title..
  • NWA Junior Heavyweight title (5)..
  • NWA (Florida) Junior Heavyweight title..
  • NWA Texas Tag Team titles (2)..
  • NWA Britsh Empire Commonwealth Heavyweight title..
  • NWA Americas Heavyweight title..
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles..
  • NWA Wildside Tag Team titles..

  • Les Thornton was known as a shooter and a hooker and a very tough and reliable in-ring worker..
  • Les Thornton worked as a preliminary guy for the WWF in the mid 1980s..