Wrestling Wonders Pro 50 Part 2
Part 2 of the Wrestling Wonders Pro 50, counting down the 50 best in ring workers over the past calendar year from 1st January to 31st December 2012.
Text finalised on 2nd Jan 2013
2011 Placing - 37
2011 Placing - Unlisted
Jan 13th at RPW Rise event gave victory over PAC, The Canadian Destroyer and Matt Cross... Followed into tag action at PWG on 29th with Masato Yoshino and PAC against Steen, Akira Tozawa and Super Dragon... Mar 17th witnessed World's Finest for PWG gaining title shot in three way action against champion Kevin Steen and Eddie Edwards to a tantalising loss... CHIKARA's Green Ice event and It's How you play the game on the 24th and 25th saw submission loss to Tim Dinst and victory with six man tag action day later, respectively... Fought intense Last Man Standing match with champion Steen for ROH World Championship resulting in Generico's total knock out, thus remaining challenger on Mar 30th... Day later took on Jimmy Jacobs with a win on Day 2 of Showdown in the Sun... Defeated multiple opponents in outstanding six man match at Mercury Rising for Dragon Gate besting Chuck Taylor, Lince Dorado, Rich Swann, CIMA and Samuray Del Sol... Fought Low Ki at Evolve 11 on Apr 13th... On 21st for PWG in a two of three events win with Willie Mack in tags losing with BJ Whitmer at ROH Unity... CHIKARA's Hot off the Griddle battle with diva Sara Del Ray another losing gratification on Apr 28th... Drew with Kyle O'Reilly at Rising Above on 29th... May 11th Evolve event with loss to Ricochet delight... Bashed Sami Callihan on 12th... Returned to action with Ricochet in a grudge match victory at PWG... Jun 24th and 28th saw eight man tag and submission win for CHIKARA and EVOLVE... Lost to Tozawa at Dragon Gate's third anniversary celebration card... Sep 8th at CZW Down with the Sickness witnessed title shot available against Masada, though failed to snare the strap... Same evening went to EVOVLE to exact frustration on Samuray Del Sol with a win... Went to PWG once again on Oct 27th... At DG Uprising lost in another considerable two of three falls with Callihan... Took an undefeated streak of five adjoinings over Nov to Dec for DG, CHIKARA, PWG and EVOLVE... Took a Final Battle against Kevin Steen at ROH in a gripping Ladder war for Steen's championship, which Generico didn't leave with...Highly utilised talent for numerous promotions has a healthy booking repertoire, though for those watching may be bored of placement here there and everywhere... Needs some stability perhaps... Still commendable if dabbling around... Enthuses any audience in attendance, places fair, strong and level matches with great tenacity... Needs to find a niche in character if to be considered for heartier title opportunities...
2011 Placing - 14
Respected from previous year downpour launched technical and barbaric whizz into capable outlook for ROH... Heavyweight and mid level champ further elevated company fortunes in portrayal designating correct style and look of star as frontman... Needs solid matches, core structure in technical main stay with opponents to maintain company perceival...
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