The second competitor entered into the 17th Annual ECWA Super 8 Tournament on April 13, 2013 in Newark, Delaware is current ROH star and a former WWE Tag Team Champion, MIKE MONDO!!!
Mondo, who spent time in OVW developmental, was a part of the Spirit Squad as Mikey in WWE. In the WWE, he (as Mikey) and Kenny (Ken Doane) as the Spirit Squad defeated Big Show and Kane for the WWE Tag Titles. He also main evented a WWE PPV with his Spirit Squad team mates against DX, Triple H and Shawn Michaels!
Most recently, Mondo has reinvented himself, moving away from the Spirit Squad persona, to the hard hitting, unrelenting “NO FEAR” Mike Mondo, where he recently had an excellent ROH TV Title Match against champion and former 2011 Super Finalist, Adam Cole. Mondo comes to the Super 8 looking to fulfill one of his career goals of winning the prestigious tournament and joining other greats such as Christopher Daniels, Aden Chambers, Petey Williams, Tommaso Ciampa, Papadon, Low Ki, Davey Richards and more!
Name: “No Fear” Mike Mondo
Height/Weight: 5″8 200 lbs
Hails From: Long Island NY
Years Pro: 11 years
Feuds: DX, Ric Flair/ Legends, Kane & Big Show, Mike Bennett w/ Maria Kanellis, TJ Perkins, Matt Taven, Cliff Compton.
Trained By: John Curse, John Mair, Rip Rogers, Lance Storm, Bill Demott, Tom Pritchard, Jim Cornette, Steve Keirn, Al Snow, Robert Gibson.
Finishers: Double Arm DDT
WWE World Tag Team Champion (Spirit Squad)
OVW Heavyweight Champion (2X)
OVW TV Champion
OVW Southern Tag Team Champion
NYWC Heavyweight Champion (2X)
NWA Tag Team Champion (Ken Doane)
Inspirations: Bret Hart, Chris Benoit, Dynamite Kid, Ric Flair, Shawn Michaels
- To continue to make a living in the one sport that consumes my life Professional Wrestling.
- To compete and win the most prestigious tournament in the US “The Super 8″.
- To continue to be a world traveler and compete against the best from all around the world.
-To be known as one of the best professional wrestlers in the world. To make my mark worldly known when it’s all said and done. Live life by this simple quote “There’s those that say they will, there’s those that say they do and those that will do WHATEVER it takes”.
Mike Mondo vs. JD Maverick
Mike Mondo vs. ROH TV Champion & 2011 ECWA Super 8 Semi-finalist Adam Cole (35:00 min mark)
Mike Mondo (Mikey) & Ken Doane (Kenny) as the Spirit Squad win the WWE Tag Titles from Big Show & Kane
Mike Mondo (Highlights)