October 7, 1984: Wahoo McDaniel defeated Manny Fernandez in the Finals of a United States Title Tournament.
October 20, 1984: Dusty Rhodes and Manny Fernandez defeated Ivan Koloff and Don Kernodle to win the NWA Tag Team titles.
November 22, 1984 – Starrcade: Manny Fernandez defeated Black Bart.
March 18, 1985: Ivan Koloff and Nikita Koloff defeated Dusty Rhodes and Manny Fernandez to win the NWA Tag Team titles.
July 6, 1985 – Great American Bash: Manny Fernandez and Sam Houston and Buzz Tyler beat Billy Graham and Barbarian and 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 and B Connection” (Boogie Woogie and Bull).
April 19, 1986 – Crockett Cup: Jimmy Valiant and Manny Fernandez defeated The Barbarian and Baron Von Raschke.
~~~SECOND ROUND CROCKETT CUP: Ivan and Nikita Koloff defeated Jimmy Valiant and 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 and Rick Rude defeated The RockNRoll Express to capture the NWA Tag Team titles.
February 15, 1987 – MoscaMania 2: Rick Rude and Manny Fernandez defeated Ricky Morton and Bob Armstrong in Hamilton, Ontario.
April 10, 1987 – NWA Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup: Manny Fernandez & Rick Rude defeat The Thunderfoots (Joel Deaton & Thunderfoot II) in the 2nd round.
April 11, 1987 – NWA Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup: Dusty Rhodes & Nikita Koloff defeated Manny Fernandez & Rick Rude in the quarter-finals.
May 9, 1987 – Eddie Graham Memorial (NWA Florida): Manny Fernandez & Rick Rude vs. The Road Warriors (Road Warrior Animal & Road Warrior Hawk) ended in a double disqualification to retain the NWA world tag titles.
May 1987: Manny Fernandez chose Ivan Koloff as his tag team partner after Rick Rude was ‘injured’ (left for WWF).
July 4, 1987 – NWA Great American Bash Tour: The Fabulous Freebirds (Buddy Roberts, Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy) defeated Ivan Koloff, Manny Fernandez & Paul Jones.
July 17, 1987 – NWA The Great American Tour: Manny Fernandez defeated Rocky King.
September 20, 1987 – MACW: Manny Fernandez defeated Kendall Windham.
September 27, 1987 – MACW: Jimmy Garvin defeated Manny Fernandez.
October 12, 1987 – NJPW: Tatsumi Fujinami defeated Manny Fernandez.
November 9, 1987 – CWA: Hector Guerrero and Manny Fernandez defeated Big Bubba and Bill Dundee.
January 4, 9, 1988 – CWA: Manny Fernandez defeated Billy Travis.
January 11, 1988 – CWA: Manny Fernandez defeated Todd Morton.
January 15, 1988 – CWA: Manny Fernandez defeated Ron Bruise.
January 25, 1988 – CWA: Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez defeated Jimmy Jack Funk & Teijo Khan.
February 1, 1988 – CWA: Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez defeated Jimmy Jack Funk & Teijo Khan in the 1st round. Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez defeated The Doctors Of Rock (Doctor Of Rock I & Doctor Of Rock II) in the 2nd round. Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez defeat Carl Fergie & Don Bass in the semi-finals. Gary Young & Max Pain defeated Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez to win the tournament and vacant tag titles.
February 3, 1988 – CWA: Jeff Jarrett & Manny Fernandez defeated Gary Young & Jimmy Jack Funk.
February 24, 1988 – CWA: Max Pain defeated Manny Fernandez.
February 29, 1988 – CWA: Ricky Morton defeated Manny Fernandez.
December 13, 1988 – AWA SuperClash III: Wahoo McDaniel defeated Manny Fernandez in an “Indian strap” match.
March 2, 1991 – TWA: Ivan Koloff defeated Manny Fernandez in a Russian Chain match.
May 28, 1993 – NOW: Ishinriki defeated Manny Fernandez.
July 1, 1993 – ICWA: Lord Of Discipline defeated Manny Fernandez.
July 8, 1993 – ICWA: Manny Fernandez defeated Black Panther.
July 22, 1993 – ICWA: Rick Thames defeated Manny Fernandez.
July 29, 1993 – ICWA: Manny Fernandez defeated Bill Payne.
August 25, 2001 – TCW: Manny Fernandez and Mike Graham defeated The New Heavenly Bodies (Casanova Chris and Vivacious Vito) by disqualification. The New Heavenly Bodies retains the tag titles.
November 6, 2002 – North American Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez defeats Shane Murdock.
December 5, 2002 – LWE: Mil Mascaras defeated Manny Fernandez.
March 1, 2003 – North American Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez defeated Derek Flair.
September 13, 2003 – RPW/AWS: Hardkore Inc. (Al Katrazz and Hardkore Kidd) & Manny Fernandez defeated Apollo Kahn, Babi Slymm and Kenny King.
September 26, 2003 – PWI: Joe Applebaumer and Manny Fernandez defeated Apollo Kahn and Jett Taylor.
September 27, 2003 – PWI: Joe Applebaumer and Manny Fernandez defeated Apollo Kahn and Tony Jones.
November 15, 2003 – PWI: Manny Fernandez defeated Lars Dauger.
January 2004: Manny Fernandez has just taken over as head wrestling coach at Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, CA.
November 5, 2004 – XCW: Manny Fernandez defeated Bubba Thug.
December 17, 2004 – XCW: Brett Barnes defeated Manny Fernandez to retain the TNT title.
January 21, 2005 – Xtreme Championship Wrestling: Manny Fernandez and Jack Drastic defeated G-Mini and Ricky Jackson.
February 19, 2005 – XCW: Manny Fernandez defeated Rudy Boy Gonzales by disqualification.
March 2005: Manny Fernandez announces that he has cancer and has refused chemotherapy.
March 18, 2005 – XCW: Jack Drastic and Manny Fernandez defeated Brett Barnes and Eddie Atlas by count-out. Barnes & Atlas retains the tag titles.
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 and Baby Bull defeated Porkchop Cash and 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 and Jack Drastic defeated Manny Fernandez and Eddie Atlas.
October 8, 2005 – IPWA: Jack Drastic and Spuds McKenzie defeated Mr. Wrestling III and Manny Fernandez.
December 2005: News broke that Manny Fernandez was battling kidney and liver cancer.
July 14, 2007 – TWE: Manny Fernandez defeated Virus.
September 1, 2007 – TWE: Manny Fernandez defeated Brett Thunder.
January 26, 2008 – UXW: Raymond Snow defeated Manny Fernandez.
January 27, 2008 – Georgia Wrestling Promotions: Ron Killings defeated Manny Fernandez in Woodstock, Georgia.
February 2, 2008 – ACW: Jason Jones defeated U.S. Champion Jack Spade by disqualification when Manny Fernandez attacked Jones.
~~~LATER THAT NIGHT: “Ragin’ Bull” Manny Fernandez defeated Jason Jones in a special challenge match.
November 8, 2008 – Ward Family Entertainments: “Ragin Bull” Manny Fernandez defeated Dylan Eaton.
March 14, 2009 – CAPW: Manny Fernandez defeated Chris Kole.
May 9, 2009 – LXW: Manny Fernandez defeated Michael Modest.
June 13, 2009 – LXW: Adam Thornstowe defeated Manny Fernandez.
February 25, 2011 – NWA The Anderson Brothers Classic 5: George South and Manny Fernandez defeated Deon Johnson and The Black Angel in the quarter-finals. George South and Manny Fernandez defeated George South Jr. and Louis Moore in the semi-finals. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express (Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson) defeated George South and Manny Fernandez to win the tournament.
November 25, 2012 – WrestleCade: Jimmy Valiant and Manny Fernandez defeated George South and The Masked Superstar.
December 8, 2012 – PWS: Kahagas vs. Manny Fernandez ended in a double disqualification.
February 23, 2013 – Steve Fry Fundraiser: Manny Fernandez defeated Tim Jackson.
November 30, 2013 – WrestleCade: The C&C Wrestle Factory (Caprice Coleman & Cedric Alexander) defeated The Head Bangers (Mosh & Thrasher) and The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express (Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson) and The Powers Of Pain (The Barbarian & The Warlord) and Demolition (Ax & Smash) and Buff Bagwell & Rick Steiner and George South & Manny Fernandez in a tag team gauntlet match.
May 13, 2017 – WOW: Manny Fernandez defeated Atticus Bolt.
August 12, 2017 – Excellence: Manny Fernandez defeated MC Hardbody.
August 19, 2017 – SCIW: Manny Fernandez defeated The New Raging Bull.
October 21, 2017 – BLP: Ethan Page defeated Manny Fernandez in the 1st round of the BLP title tournament.
February 11, 2018 – UXW: Manny Fernandez & Pablo Marquez defeated The Dead Presidents (Boog Washington & Lo Lincoln).
February 15, 2018 – IWA Mid-South: Michael Elgin defeated Manny Fernandez.
April 20, 2018 – IWA Mid-South: The Gym Nasty Boyz (Timmy Lou Retton & White Mike) defeated Raging And Rotten (JC Rotten & Manny Fernandez) in the 1st round of the Candido Cup.
February 23, 2019 – USA Pro: Manny Fernandez defeated Pablo Marquez in a bullrope match.
April 5, 2019 – BLP: Sadkampf (Dominic Garrini & Kevin Ku) defeated Manny Fernandez & Tank.
May 30, 2019 – IWA Mid-South: Kongo Kong defeated Manny Fernandez.
July 27, 1954
Originally from El Paso, Texas Currently in North Carolina
Height and Weight
5'10" 250 lbs
Manuel Fernandez, Taurus
Harley Race, Terry Funk, Dusty Rhodes, Paul Jones's Army, Jimmy Valiant, Baron Von Raschke, RockNRoll Express, Wahoo McDaniel