||Manny "Ragin' Bull" Fernandez
||July 27, 1954
||Originally from El Paso, Texas
Currently in North Carolina
|Height & Weight:
||5'10" - 250 lbs
|| 1977 (Florida)
||The Raging Bull
Paul Jones's Army
Baron Von Raschke
NWA (JCP) World Tag Team title w/Dusty Rhodes defeating Ivan Koloff & Don Kernodle (October 20, 1984);
NWA (JCP) World Tag Team title w/Rick Rude defeating The RockNRoll Express (December 6, 1986);
NWA World 6-Man Tag Team titles w/Buzz Tyler & Sam Houston defeating The Russians (July 1985);
In The Beginning:
Not to be confused with the National Football League Miami Dolphins' player (1968-73) of the same name.
Manny Fernandez served in the United States Navy as a member of the Navy SEALs before attending West Texas State University..
Manny Fernandez had a vicious and bloody match with Invader 3, as "payback" for what Invader 1 did to Bruiser Brody..
~~~The match, which appears on a tape entitled "Wrestling's Worst Injuries" ended with Invader 3 coughing up blood..
National Wrestling Alliance:
Manny Fernandez formed a tag team with Thunderbolt Patterson..
October 7, 1984: Wahoo McDaniel defeated Manny Fernandez in the Finals of a United States Title Tournament..
October 20, 1984: Dusty Rhodes & Manny Fernandez defeated Ivan Koloff & Don Kernodle to win the NWA Tag Team titles..
November 22, 1984 - Starrcade: Manny Fernandez defeated Black Bart..
March 18, 1985: Ivan Koloff & Nikita Koloff defeated Dusty Rhodes & Manny Fernandez to win the NWA Tag Team titles..
July 6, 1985 - Great American Bash: Manny Fernandez & Sam Houston & Buzz Tyler beat Billy Graham & Barbarian & Abdullah..
November 28, 1985 - Starrcade: Manny Fernandez defeated Abdullah the Butcher in a "Poll" match..
February 2, 1986--MoscaMania: Sgt Slaughter defeated Manny Fernandez in Hamilton, Ontario..
1986: Manny Fernandez formed a tag team with Jimmy Valiant called the "B & B Connection" (Boogie Woogie & Bull).
April 19, 1986 - Crockett Cup: Jimmy Valiant & Manny Fernandez defeated The Barbarian & Baron Von Raschke..
~~~SECOND ROUND CROCKETT CUP: Ivan & Nikita Koloff defeated Jimmy Valiant & Manny Fernandez..
July 5, 1986 - Great American Bash: Manny Fernandez defeated Baron von Raschke in a Bunkhouse match..
July 26, 1986 - Great American Bash: Manny Fernandez defeated Baron von Raschke in a Loaded Glove on a Pole match..
Summer 1986: Manny Fernandez formed a tag team with Hector Guerrero known as the "Latin Connection"..
Late 1986: Manny Fernandez accepted Paul Jones' money and promptly joined the heel Paul Jones' Army...
December 6, 1986: Manny Fernandez & Rick Rude defeated The RockNRoll Express to capture the NWA Tag Team titles..
February 15, 1987--MoscaMania 2: Rick Rude & Manny Fernandez defeated Ricky Morton & Bob Armstrong in Hamilton, Ontario..
April 11, 1987 - Crockett Cup: Rick Rude & Manny Fernandez defeated The Thunderfoots..
~~~SECOND ROUND CROCKETT CUP: Dusty Rhodes & Nikita Koloff defeated Rick Rude & Manny Fernandez..
May 9, 1987--Eddie Graham Memorial (NWA Florida): Rick Rude & Manny Fernandez vs The Road Warriors (Double DQ)..
May 1987: Manny Fernandez chose Ivan Koloff as his tag team partner after Rick Rude was 'injured' (left for WWF)..
July 4, 1987 - Great American Bash: The Fabulous Freebirds beat Ivan Koloff & Manny Fernandez & Paul Jones..
December 13, 1988 - AWA SuperClash III: Wahoo McDaniel defeated Manny Fernandez in an "Indian strap" match..
November 6, 2002 - North American Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez defeats Shane Murdock..
December 5, 2002--Legacy Wrestling Enterprisees: Mil Mascaras b Manny Fernandez..
March 1, 2003--North American Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez b Derek Flair..
January 2004: Manny Fernandez has just taken over as head wrestling coach at Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, CA..
January 21, 2005--Xtreme Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez & Jack Drastic defeated G-Mini & Ricky Jackson..
March 2005: Manny Fernandez announces that he has cancer and has refused chemotherapy..
March 26, 2005--Southwest Premier Wrestling: Gemini vs Manny Fernandez ended in a Double Count Out..
April 29, 2005--XCW (Texas): Action Jackson beat Manny Fernandez and Gemini and Ricky Johnson in a 4-WAY Tables match..
May 6, 2005--Xtreme Championship Wrestling: Jack Drastic defeated Manny Fernandez by Disqualification..
June 11, 2005--IPWA: Manny Fernandez & Baby Bull defeated Porkchop Cash & Bobby Lambert..
July 8, 2005--Xtreme Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez vs Spudz McKenzie ended in a NO CONTEST..
September 9, 2005--Xtreme Championship Wrestling: Action Jackson & Jack Drastic defeated Manny Fernandez & Eddie Atlas..
October 8, 2005--IPWA: Jack Drastic & Spuds McKenzie defeated Mr. Wrestling III & Manny Fernandez..
December 2005: News broke that Manny Fernandez was battling kidney and liver cancer..