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Elijah Burke

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Elijah Burke

American professional wrestler, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the name of [GUI]The Pope[GUI] D'Angelo Dinero add

Category: Wrestling

Born in 1978.

Countries: United States (63%), (13%), United Kingdom (7%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Shelton Benjamin, Pope, Sylvester Terkay

Linked to: Syfy, Twitter

 

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Elijah Burke was born in 1978 add something


2004

There, he won the OVW Heavyweight Championship on December 8, 2004, by defeating Chad Toland add something


2005

Desmond Wolfe - On August 31, 2005, McGuinness competed in Ohio Valley Wrestling, WWE's developmental territory, on episode of its "OVW TV", losing to Elijah Burke

 

CM Punk - He made his debut on September 8, 2005, in a dark match, where he, Nigel McGuinness and Paul Burchill were defeated by Deuce Shade, Elijah Burke and Seth Skyfire


2006

Neil Bzibziak - On January 4, 2006, he and Skyfire teamed with Elijah Burke to defeat Paul Burchill and The Dicks in a 6-man tag team match

 

Mike Kruel - He won his first match in OVW on August 30, 2006 against Elijah Burke

 

Sylvester Terkay - On the November 7, 2006 edition of WWE's "ECW on Sci Fi", Terkay and his associate Elijah Burke debuted in ECW by doing a backstage promo

 

Tony Mamaluke - The Full Blooded Italians appeared on pay-per-view once again on December 3, 2006 at December to Dismember in a losing effort to Sylvester Terkay and Elijah Burke


2007

This challenge was to determine the number one contender to CM Punk's ECW Championship in order to compete for the title at No Mercy 2007 add something

 

Towards the end of 2007, Burke had a short feud with then-World Heavyweight Champion Batista after Batista claimed his upcoming match with Burke was the last thing on his mind, thus disrespecting him and leading to two singles matches against Batista with Burke on the losing end of both add something

 

Burke was a guest on Sci Fi Channel's "Ghost Hunters", on the October 31, 2007 Halloween live special episode add something

 

Shelly Martinez - On February 6, 2007, Ariel and Thorn joined Elijah Burke, Matt Striker, and Marcus Cor Von in forming the New Breed stable

 

Shelton Benjamin - On the November 20, 2007 airing of "ECW on Sci Fi", Elijah Burke introduced Benjamin as the newest ECW superstar


2008

Burke later resurfaced once again in 2008 with a new "Black Pope" gimmick defeating Stevie Richards, Kung Fu Naki and Jamie Noble in dark matches add something

 

Burke was taken off television for several months but he later reappeared by participating in the 2008 Royal Rumble, entering as the 28th entrant but was eliminated by Triple H after having Mick Foley pushed into him, after which both Foley and Burke were eliminated add something

 

On November 10, 2008, Burke was released from his WWE contract after being absent from television since May 2008 add something

 

On November 16, 2008, One Pro Wrestling based in England announced that Burke would be appearing on their "Friday the 13th" show in February 2009, but was canceled add something

 

James Maritato - In 2008, Nunzio returned on January 15, in a losing effort against Shelton Benjamin, and on his next appearance, on April 8, he lost to Elijah Burke


2009

In February 2009 he wrestled for Xtreme Valley Wrestling in a 6 man tag match add something

 

Burke appeared at the Blue Collar Wrestling Alliance show "Superslam 7" in Detroit , Michigan on April 12, 2009, winning in a singles match against local indy wrestler "The Reason" Black Velvet add something

 

Three days later, on November 15, 2009, Dixie Carter announced on her Twitter account that Burke had signed a new long term deal with the company add something

 

Armando Estrada - On January 3, 2009, Ali, wrestling under his Armando Alejandro Estrada ring name, teamed with Elijah Burke in a losing effort against Thunder and Lightning for the World Tag Team Championship at the World Wrestling Council's event Euphoria


2011

In May 2011 it was announced on his official website that Burke had graduated and received his degree with high honors in criminal justice add something


2012

On January 8, 2012, at Genesis, Terrence and Terrell turned on Dinero and helped their father defeat him in a singles match add something


2013

On January 8, 2013, Burke announced on Twitter that his TNA contract had expired on January 1, and he would not be re-signing with the company add something

 

On September 11, 2013, Burke returned to Ohio Valley Wrestling, where he defeated Flash Flanagan to win the OVW Television Championship add something

 

He lost the title to Siloh Jonze on October 5, 2013 add something

 

On October 9, 2013, Burke teamed with Eddie Diamond to defeat The Marauders , made a challenged to Jonze for a title rematch add something


2014

And his next Appearence came in A year later On 12 December, 2014 And defeated Jason Steel And On 1 January, 2015 He made his last appearence for the promotion and Defeated Chicano add something

 

And his next Appearance came in A year later On 12 December 2014 And defeated Jason Steel And On 1 January 2015 He made his last appearance for the promotion and Defeated Chicano add something


2015

His most recent appearance was on January 1, 2015, where he wrestled and defeated Chicano add something

 

Burke returned to TNA on the June 3, 2015 episode of "Impact Wrestling" alongside Josh Mathews on commentary add something

 

On September 16, 2015, Burke made his return under the ring name "'General Pope"' teaming with Private Anthony defeating Adam Revolver and Reverend Stuart Miles in a number one contenders match for a shot at the OVW Southern Tag Team Championships add something

 

On October 4, 2015, at Bound For Glory, Dinero entered in a twelve man Bound For Gold Gauntlet match which was won by Tyrus add something

 

On December 5, 2015, The Band Of Brotharz defeated The Van Zandt Family Circus to win the OVW Southern Tag Team Championships with this victory Burke became the 16th triple crown champion in OVW history add something


2017

On August 16, 2017, Dinero announced his departure from GFW. add something


2019

Although Burke hasn't been on WWE in over ten years, Burke is close friends with Xavier Woods and the rest of The New Day, and appeared on an episode of Woods' YouTube channel "UpUpDownDown" in January 2019 playing Madden 19 add something