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Johnny Rocket
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Names JRock, Alex Ross, Johnny Rocket
Height 6'2
Weight 234
Born December 27, 1979
Birthplace Hollywood, Florida
Died
Resides Glendale, Arizona
Billed from Glendale, Arizona
Trained by Dory Funk Jr.
Debut 1996
Retired
Alex Christian Ross (Born December 27, 1979)  better known by his ring name Johnny Rocket, is an American Professional CAW who is signed to WNW (World Non-Stop Wrestling). He is a 1 time Eastercontinetal Champion and a 2 time WNW World Heavyweight Champion and a 4 time Tag Team Champion, 1 time WNW Television Champion, the WNW first Triple Crown Champion, and first and only WNW Grand Slam Champion.

Professional Wrestling Career

Early Career

Rocket's first venture into wrestling was a stint in a backyard wrestling federation called the Florida Hardcore Wrestling in the 1990s. He first started using his real name Alex Ross as his ring name. He would often take less pay saying he really did it for the fans that actually payed to see him wrestle. When the promotion started taking off, more and more local wrestlers started showing up and Rocket was introducted to Dory Funk Jr. He soon left the federation and enrolled as a student at the Funking Conservatory wrestling school. After his training in he joined multiple independent wrestling companies.

World Non-Stop Wrestling (1999-2001)

His home promotion for his early career was World Non-Stop Wrestling (WNW), droping the name Alex Ross and using a new name Johnny Rocket During Rocket's time in WNW, he had feuds with Jake Maverick and  Ryan Killer while also rising to the top of the roster winning the  WNW World Heavyweight Championship 2 times. Rocket's first World Title match was against Ryan Killer in a Falls Count Anywhere match with lasted over an hour and ended up in the parking lot. Rocket's matches with Maverick is what most people say got him signed by ROH.

In Wrestling

Finishers

  • Shooting Star Press
  • Destroyer

Signatures

  • 3 Kicks to the chest followed by a kick to the back of the head
  • Standing moonsault
  • Shooting Star Press
  • End of Days (Flip Bottom)

Entrance Themes

  • Killing In The Name Of- Rage Against The Machine (1999-2001)
  • Voice of The Voiceless- Rage Against The Machine (2001-2009)
  • Bullgod- Kid Rock (2009-2012)
  • I Stand Alone- Godsmack (2012-2013)
  • I Stand Alone (Instrumental) (2014-Present)

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