5 Pro Wrestlers Who Hated Their Ring Name



In the unique world of professional wrestling/sports entertainment, it is not uncommon for performers to dislike the characters that they are portraying on television.


For example, Bray Wyatt has mentioned in media interviews that he did not enjoy performing as Husky Harris in the early days of his WWE career, while Jon Moxley’s vision of the Dean Ambrose character was very different to how Vince McMahon wanted him to play the role.


Now, it is one thing for a wrestler to disagree with a storyline decision or occasionally have to participate in uncomfortable segments, but did you know that several performers have even had a strong dislike of their own in-ring names at various stages of their careers?


In this article, let’s count down five wrestlers who did not like their name and take a look at the reasons why.


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