Nov 14, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: Mark Jindrak
Weight: 253 lbs.
Date of birth: June 26, 1977
Hometown: Auburn, NY
Pro debut: 1998
Trained at: WCW Power Plant
Finishing move: Crucifix Neckbreaker
- Jindrak debuted on WCW television in June 2000, forming a tag team with Sean O’Haire. The duo upset Rey Mysterio Jr. and Juventud Guerrera in their television debuts.
- In August 2000, Jindrak and O’Haire joined, Shawn Stasiak, Chuck Palumbo, Mike Sanders, Reno and Johnny the Bull in the formation of the natural born thrillers.
- On the September 25, 2000 edition of “Nitro,” Jindrak and O’Haire captured the vacant WCW World Tag Team title by winning a battle royal in Uniondale, NY.
- On October 9, 2000, Jindrak and O’Haire regained the WCW World Tag Team titles by defeating Cpl. Cajun and Lt. Loco in Sydney, Australia.
- At Halloween Havoc ’00, Jindrak and O’Haire successfully defended the WCW World Tag Team titles in a three way match over the Boogie Knights (Disco Inferno and Alex Wright) and Mysterio Jr. and Billy Kidman.
- In 2001, Jindrak found a new tag team partner in the form of Stasiak.
- As part of the WWF’s acquisition of WCW, Jindrak’s contract was picked up by the Federation. On July 9, 2001, Jindrak made his WWF television debut.
- A short time later, Jindrak was assigned to Les Thatcher’s Heartland Wrestling Assocation, and later to Ohio Valley Wrestling.
- On February 15, 2002, Jindrak and O’Haire reunited on a USAW show, and defeated the Lords of the Ring.
- On September 4, 2002, Jindrak defeated his former partner O’Haire in a singles match at OVW’s Fall Brawl.
- On the “Raw” roster, Jindrak was teamed with a new partner, Garrison Cade.
- Jindrak was “drafted” by Paul Heyman to join the “Smackdown” roster on the March 22, 2004 edition of “Raw.”
- Jindrak was traded back to the “Raw” roster on June 30, 2005.
- On July 5, 2005, Jindrak was released by WWE.
- During the winter of 2006, Jindrak resurfaced in the Deep South promotion.
- Marco Corleone (Jindrak), Johnny Stamboli, Ultimo Dragon, and The Great Muta defeated Brazo de Plata, Lizmark, Universo 2000, and Black Warrior on May 14, 2006 in Mexico City, Mexico.
- On March 30, 2007, Corleone defeated Universo 2000 in a “hair vs. hair” match at Arena Mexico.