Ryan McBride

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Ryan McBride
Ryan McBride.jpg
McBride in October 2010
Birth name Ryan Cluney
Born 1984 (age 31)
Pasadena, Maryland, United States[1]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Ryan McBride
Billed height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Billed weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Billed from Boston, Massachusetts
Debut March 2006[1]

Ryan Cluney (born 1984) is an American professional wrestler who has worked for such independent wrestling promotions as Combat Zone Wrestling and Maryland Championship Wrestling.[2][unreliable source?]


On December 13, 2008, at CZW Cage of Death X[3][4] Ryan McBride defeated Pinkie Sanchez, IWS regular Dan Paysan, Insanity Pro Wrestling's Carter Gray, and All-American Wrestling/IWA Mid-South Wrestling's Egotistico Fantastico in what may well have been the hottest match of the night to become the new CZW World Junior Heavyweight Championship. The finish saw Pinkie Sanchez and Ryan McBride fighting on the ladder - both went to grab the belt and fell down, but McBride was holding the belt when they hit the mat.[3][4][5][6]

On June 11, 2009, Ryan McBride won his first Shane Shamrock Memorial Cup defeating Kirby Mack, Qeenan Creed, Aden Chambers, Adam Carelle and Kenny Dykstra in a Six-man match in the finals.[7]

On December 8, 2009,[1] McBride lost a dark match to Jon Dahmer in a dark match at Cage of Death XI. At the next years Cage of Death, McBride was involved in a six-way scramble that included AKUMA Alex Colon, Drew Gulak, Johnathan Gresham, Ryan McBride, Ruckus and Rich Swann.[8] After years of inactive He signed a contract with WWE in October 2014 where he was sent to the WWE Performance Center.

In wrestling[edit]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

  • Eastern Wrestling Alliance
    • EWA Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Teddy Stigma (1)
    • Tag Team of the Year (2007) – with Teddy Stigma
    • Match of the Year (2007) with Teddy Stigma vs. The Varsity in a Ladder match
  • FirstState Championship Wrestling
    • 1CW First State Champion (1 time)
    • 1CW Unified Heavyweight Champion (1 time, Current)
  • Ground Breaking Wrestling
    • GBW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Teddy Stigma (1)


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