Christian York ready to become the new UCW Heavyweight Champion?

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Christian York is the latest rising superstar to enter the UCW ring with the goal of claiming the UCW Heavyweight Championship. Height: 5'11" Weight: 220 pounds Hometown: Fairfax, Virginia

A longtime veteran of the sport, he spent many years working his way up the ladder - eventually getting his chance to wrestle at a professional level for such companies as NWA, TNA, WCW and now proudly UCW.

The former NWA World Tag Team Champion brings a high level of charisma and raw talent to the UCW that we are sure the fans will admire and become longtime fans of Christian York.

Bio:

Christian York trained under Cueball Carmichael and Jimmy Cicero in the IPWA Training School and had his in ring debut at the age of 19 on December 7, 1996 in Middleport, Ohio in a 30-minute Hardcore Ironman match against Joey Matthews. York wrestled for the Organization of Modern Extreme Grappling Arts (OMEGA),[2] Southern Championship Wrestling, Steel City Wrestling, and numerous other independent promotions across the country.

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Championships and Accomplishments:

  • American Pro Wrestling Alliance

  • APWA World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Bobby Shields, Chase Stevens, Jock Samson and The Stro[a][25]

  • Atlantic Terror Championship Wrestling

  • ATCW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews

  • Dynamite Championship Wrestling

  • DCW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews[26]

  • East Coast Wrestling Association

  • ECWA Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Mark Schrader

  • Far North Wrestling

  • FNW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

  • FirstState Championship Wrestling

  • 1CW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

  • Independent Professional Wrestling Alliance

  • IPWA Light Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

  • KYDA Pro Wrestling

  • KYDA Pro Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

  • Maryland Championship Wrestling

  • MCW Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

  • MCW Cruiserweight Championship (2 times)

  • MCW Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Joey Matthews

  • Shane Shamrock Memorial Cup (1999, 2003, 2010)

  • Mid-Eastern Wrestling Federation

  • MEWF Cruiserweight Championship (1 time)

  • MEWF Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews

  • National Wrestling Alliance

  • NWA World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews

  • Organization of Modern Extreme Grappling Arts

  • OMEGA Light Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated

  • PWI ranked him # 128 of the Top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2001.

  • Real Championship Wrestling

  • RCW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

  • Southern Championship Wrestling

  • SCW Junior Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

  • Squared Circle Wrestling Alliance

  • SCWA Mindshock Television Championship (1 time, current)

  • Steel City Wrestling

  • SCW Light Heavyweight Championship (1 time)[27]

  • SCW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews[27]

  • Total Nonstop Action Wrestling

  • TNA Gut Check winner[28]

  • TNA X Division Championship #1 Contender Tournament (2013)[29]

  • Universal Wrestling Council

  • UWC Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

  • Vanguard Championship Wrestling

  • VCW Tag Team Championship (2 time) – with Joey Matthews (1) and John Kermon (1)[30]

  • Virginia Championship Wrestling

  • VCW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Joey Matthews

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