Tony Schiavone

Career Highlights

  • Tony Schiavone worked for the NWA for a while, then had a brief stint in the WWF, before returning to Ted Turner’s WCW..
  • Tony Schiavone became known as the voice of World Championship Wrestling for most of the 90s until the death of WCW..
  • January 29, 2003 – TNA: Tony Schiavone made an unadvertised one-night return to professional wrestling, as a heel announcer..
  • Tony immediately started a feud with mainstay announcer Mike Tenay – Tony will serve as Sports Entertainment Xtreme announcer..
  • April 2003: Rumor has it, the WWE wanted to bring in Tony Schiavone to “replace” Jim Ross, but Kevin Dunn nixed that idea..
  • August 2004: Tony Schiavone is now hosting a Sports Radio show on 1240 AM The Ticket in Gainesville, GA from 9-11 a.m..
  • February 2007: Tony Schiavone is one of the commentators on the network that broadcasts the Georgia football games..
  • 2009: Tony Schiavone now does play by playr for the Gwinnett Braves, the AAA minor league team of the Atlanta Braves.