Wade Barrett
King Barrett
Billing information
Ring name(s) Bad News Barrett
Wade Barrett
Stu Sanders
Nickname "Bad News Barrett"
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 246 lbs
Born 10 August 1980
Hometown Preston, England
Theme music Rebel Son by CFO$ and Jim Johnston
Affiliation(s) Heel wrestlers
Federation(s) WWE
Brand(s) Raw
Previous federations OVW
Wrestling information
Role Supporting antagonist
Gimmick Englishman (2010-2012)
Bare Knuckle Boxer (2012-2013)
Bearer of Bad News (2013-present)
Alignment Heel
Wrestling style Technical
Finisher(s) Bull Hammer
Accomplishments 3x WWE Intercontinental Championship

Stuart Alexander "Stu" Bennett (born 10 August 1980) is an English professional wrestler, and former bare-knuckle boxer better known by his former ring name, Wade Barrett. He is currently signed to WWE where he performs under the ring name Bad News Barrett

Barrett won the first season of NXT in 2010 and made his Raw debut in June of that year, rising to prominence as the leader of the Nexus, a villainous stable composed of the NXT contestants. Barrett headlined five WWE pay-per-view events during the remainder of the year, challenging for the WWE Championship in three of them. He later formed the Corre with former Nexus members, and won his first WWE Intercontinental Championship in March 2011 as a member of the Corre. Barrett had two additional reigns as Intercontinental Champion.


WWE Developmental Territories and NXT (2006-2010)Edit

The Nexus and The Corre (2010-2011)Edit

The Barrett Barrage (2011-2013)Edit

Bad News Barrett (2013-Present)Edit

Wrestling DetailsEdit

  • Finishers
    • ​Bull Hammer (High impact elbow smash w/theatrics)
    • Wasteland (Fireman's carry front slam)
  • Signatures
    • Diving Elbow Drop
    • Winds of Change (Spinning side slam)
    • Pumphandle Drop
    • Big Boot
    • Backbreaker
    • Back Kick
    • Mutiple Knee Lifts to A trapped Opponent in ropes Followed By a Big Boot
    • Powerbomb
    • Surfboard to an Opponent trapped in the ropes
    • Bow and Arrow around Ring Post
    • Butterfly Suplex
    • Tilt-a-whirl Backbreaker
    • Swinging Neckbreaker
    • Release Flapjack
    • DDT
    • Punch Combination
    • Short arm Clothesline

Championships and AccomplishmentsEdit

External LinksEdit

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