Additional Training(If Applicable)
Company's Worked For:
World Wide Wrestling Federation:
# 1980: Larry Zbyszko engaged in a brutal and bloody feud with his former mentor, Bruno Sammartino..
# August 9, 1980 - Showdown at Shae: Bruno Sammartino defeated Larry Zbyszko in a "Steel Cage" match.
National Wrestling Alliance:
# June 5, 1983: Larry Zbyszko defeated Mr. Wrestling II in a tournament final for the Georgia National Heavyweight title
# 1983: Larry Zbyszko paid "Killer" Tim Brooks $25,000 for the NWA National title..
American Wrestling Association:
# Sept 28, 1985-AWA SuperClash: Greg Gagne & Scott Hall & Curt Hennig beat Ray Stevens & Nick Bockwinkel & Larry Zbyszko..
# April 20, 1986 - AWA WrestleRock: Scott LeDoux defeated Larry Zbysko by Disqualification in a "boxing" match..
World Championship Wrestling:
# 1991: Larry Zbyszko teamed with Ric Flair, Sid Vicious & Barry Windham in War Games..
Retirement & NWA TNA:
# January 15, 2003 - NWA:TNA: Larry makes a surprise appearance and gives a long "tradition" speech..
# ~~~Larry has a pull-apart brawl with AJ Styles and this sets up a match next week..
# January 22, 2003 - NWA^TNA: A.J. Styles b Larry Zbyszko with both feet on the ropes..
# January 29, 2003 - NWA^TNA: Larry Zbyszko becomes AJ Styles' manager after AJ couldn't beat him twice in 10 minutes..
# January 31, 2002--World Wide Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko b Dean Jablonski & Rowdy Ron in a handicap match..
# August 6, 2003 - NWA^TNA: Kid Kash defeated Larry Zbyszko after interference by Abyss..
# April 25, 2004--Pittsburgh Pro Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko defeated Lord Zoltan in Zbyszko's hometown..
# June 23, 2004 - TNA PPV: Larry Zbyszko makes an appearance to support Ron Killings against World Champion Jeff Jarrett..
# June 25, 2004 - TNA Impact: Larry Zbyszko makes another appearance and gets a Guitar-shot from Jeff Jarrett!
# July 9, 2004 - TNA Impact: The Naturals vs Chris Daniels & Primetime ended in a 10-minute time limit draw (Non title match)..
# ~~~The "judge" for the match was Larry Zbyszko, who ruled that Chris Daniels & Elix Skipper won the match by decision!
# July 14, 2004 - NWA^TNA: Ron Killings' Team defeated Jeff Jarrett's Team in a "10-Man Tag Team Guitar on a Poll" match..
# ~~~Ron Killings' Team = Ron Killings & BG James & Konnan & Dusty Rhodes & Larry Zbyszko..
# ~~~Jeff Jarrett's Team = Jeff Jarrett & Ken Shamrock & Onyx & Chad Collyer & Hotstuff Hernandez..
# July 17, 2004--Iron Ring Wrestling: CC Ryder & Larry Zbyszko defeated Ricky Morton & Tim Horner..
# October 16, 2004--Southern Championship Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko defeated Jason Hexx..
# January 29, 2005 - WrestleReunion: "Outlaw" Ron Bass & Larry Zbyszko defeated Mike Rotundo & Barry Windham..
# February 26, 2005--ACPW: Larry Zbyszko defeated K.C. McKnight..
# June 25, 2005--NWA Spinebuster: Steve Corino defeated Larry Zbyszko to retain the AWA World Heavyweight title..
# July 16, 2005--Southern Championship Wrestling: Francine showed up and introduced Larry Zybzsko who came out and cut a promo..
# July 30, 2005--Retro Wrestling Alliance: Greg Valentine vs Larry Zbyszko ended in a draw
# August 27, 2005--WrestleReunion: Larry Zbyszko defeated Diamond Dallas Page to win five minutes with Bruno Sammartino!
# ~~~DDP actually used a diamond cutter on Zbyszko, then pulled him on top of him so Larry won the match..
# ~~~Bruno Sammartino attacked Larry Zbyszko and started choking him out until he was pulled off very quickly..
# September 17, 2005--Southern Championship Wrestling: Larry Zbyzsko defeated Ninja (Sherri Martel led 3 ninjas to attack Zbyszko)..
# October 28, 2005--SCW 7th Anniversary Show: Chasyn Rance defeated Larry Zbyszko..
NWA: Total Nonstop Action - Director of Authority:
# October 2005: Director of Authority Larry Zbyszko repeatedly ejected Raven from the building week after week..
# November 6, 2005--Iron Ring Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko vs Jimmy Golden ended in Double DQ..
# November 3, 2005 - TNA Impact: Larry Zbyszko kicked Raven out of the building so he wouldn't get involved in the main event..
# November 12, 2005 - TNA Impact: Raven confronted Larry Zbyszko about mistreating him, so Zbyszko gave him an release form..
# ~~~Zbyszko said he could sign it and leave TNA or stay and be put through hell in TNA week after week..
# November 13, 2005 - TNA Genesis: Raven defeated PJ Palaco (formerly known as Justin Credible) - match set up by Larry Zbyszko..
# November 26, 2005 - TNA Impact: Larry Zbyszko once again offered Raven the chance to sign a release form to get out of TNA..
# December 11, 2005 - TNA Turning Point: Raven defeated Larry Zbyszko's Choice (Chris K. aka Chris Kanyon)..
# January 14, 2006--Southern Championship Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko w/Missy Hyatt defeated Rip Malibu..
# January 15, 2006 - Final Resolution: Sean Waltman (hand picked opponent) defeated Raven forcing Raven to leave TNA "forever"..
# March 4, 2006--SCW: Jaison Moore defeating "Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko by Disqualification..
# March 25, 2006--ACPW: Buff Bagwell defeated "Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko....
# April 8, 2006 - TNA iMPACT: Larry Zbyszko was warned that TNA management was bringing in a "New Guy" soon...
# April 22, 2006--Southern Championship Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko held the 8th annual Spring Breakout Bikini Contest..
# April 23, 2006 - TNA Lockdown: Larry Zbyszko was put on probation (storyline) and Raven returned and attacked Zbyszko!
# April 27, 2006 - TNA iMPACT: Raven once again showed up to make Larry Zbyszko's life a living hell and chased him backstage..
# May 13, 2006--Powerhouse Wrestling: Larry Zbyzsko defeated Brick House Baker...
# May 14, 2006 - TNA Sacrifice: Raven defeated A-1 w/Larry Zbyszko..
# June 2006: Larry Zbyszko was repeatedly warned about a "New Public Face of TNA Management" who was coming in to TNA..
# June 3, 2006--NWA Wisconsin: Larry Zbyszko & Adrian Lynch defeated Matt Longtime & Kevin Krueger in a tag team match..
# June 10, 2006--Southern Championship Wrestling: Demolition Ax (Bill Eadie) defeated Larry Zbyszko...
# June 15, 2006 - TNA iMPACT: Larry Zbyszko opened a car door and saw who the New Face of TNA Management was!
# June 18, 2006 - TNA Slammiversary: Larry Zbyszko interfered in the King of the Mountain match and helped "screw" Christian Cage..
# June 24, 2006--Southern Championship Wrestling: A.J. Styles defeated Raven with Larry Zbyszko as the guest referee..
# July 16, 2006 - TNA Victory Road: Raven defeated Larry Zbyszko in a Hair vs Hair match with Marc "Slick" Johnson as referee..
# July 29, 2006--SCW: Drunk & Disorderly (formerly the New Heavenly Bodies) defeated Larry Zbyszko & Chasyn Rance..
# September 29, 2006--National Wrestling Superstars: Larry Zbyszko defeated Sal Sincere w/King Kaluha...
# September 30, 2006--National Wrestling Superstars: Larry Zbyszko defeated Ace Darling..
# October 14, 2006--SCW: Larry Zbyszko & Mister Sain Laurent won a 3-WAY to capture the SCW Tag Team titles..
# ~~~Larry Zbyszko & Mister Sain Laurent defeated Jason Hexx & Aaron Epic and Dagon Briggs & David Mercury..
# October 22, 2006 - TNA Bound For Glory: Eric Young defeated "The Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko in a "Loser Gets Fired!" match..
"The Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko:
# November 25, 2006--Packerland Pro Wrestling: Cobra beat Scott Steiner when heel referee Larry Zbyszko turned on Steiner!
# January 14, 2007--AWA World 1 South: Team Vision (Mister Saint Laurent & Larry Zbyszko) beat Ricky Silver & Allison Danger
# March 24, 2007--International Wrestling Cartel: The Legend Bruno Sammartino was given the key to the city of Franklin..
# ~~~Dominic Denucci w/Bruno Sammartino defeated Larry Zbyszko w/Lord Zoltan (Zoltan inadvertently hit Larry Zbyszko)..
# June 9, 2007--NWA Wisconsin: "The Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko defeated Derrick St. Holmes in DePere, Wisconsin..
# August 24, 2007--WWWA: Glen Osbourne defeated "Living Legend" Larry Zbyszko in Hazleton, Pennsylvania at St. Joseph's Gym..
# October 27, 2007--PWU: "New Batman" Johnny Kashmere hosted a Batcave segment with guests Larry Winters & Larry Zbyszko..
# ~~~~~Devon Moore defeated 2 Cold Scorpio to win the PWU Title with interference from special guest referee Larry Zbyszko..
# February 2, 2008--ACPW: Larry Zbyszko worked as the figurehead commissioner in Eustis, Florida.....
# February 5, 2008: The AWA World Heavyweight title was "returned" to Larry Zbyszko by AWA President Dale Gagne..
# May 10, 2008--I Believe in Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko & Chasyn Rance defeated the Vandalz in Orlando, Florida ..
# May 15, 2008--Georgia Pro Wrestling Association: Larry Zbyszko defeated Mike Pain to retain the AWA World Heavyweight Title..
# June 28, 2008--Boynton Championship Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko defeated Tommy Vandal to retain the AWA World title..
# August 9, 2008--I Believe in Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko w/Becky Bayless beat Tommy Vandal to retain the AWA World title..
# October 25, 2008--I Believe in Wrestling: Larry Zbyszko defeated Scott Davis to retain the AWA World Heavyweight title
Wrestling Debut: 1972
Title History: # PWI (Pro-Wrestling Illustrated) Rookie Of The Year Award (1974);
# WWWF Tag Team titles w/Tony Garea defeating Yukon Lumberjacks (November 21, 1978);
# PWI (Pro-Wrestling Illustrated) Most Hated Wrestler Of The Year Award (1980);
# NWA (Georgia) National Heavyweight title defeating Mr. Wrestling II by winning a Tournament (June 5, 1983);
# AWA Americas Heavyweight title Awarded (January ??, 1985);
# NWA Western States Heritage Heavyweight title defeating Barry Windham (January 24, 1988);
# AWA World Heavyweight title won a Battle Royal (Febuary 7, 1989);
# AWA World Heavyweight title defeating Mr. Saito (April 8, 1990);
# WCW World Tag Team titles w/Arn Anderson defeating Bill Kazmier & Rick Steiner in a Tournament (September 5, 1991);
# WCW World Television title defeating Steven Regal (May 2, 1994);
# (Nashville) USA Championship Wrestling North American Heavyweight title defeating Chris Harris (March 2, 2002);
# SCW (Florida) Tag Team titles w/Mister Sain Laurent by winning 3-WAY for vacant Tag Team titles (October 14, 2006);
# AWA World Heavyweight title [Re-Awarded] (February 5, 2008);
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Wrestler Name: "The Living Legend" Larry Zbysko
Height & Weight: 5'11" - 245 lbs.
Entrance Music: Needed
Finishing Move: Shoulder Breaker
Trade Mark Moves:
Heel or Face