Konnan has had a career in professional wrestling that few can dream of. Not only is Konnan an
eminent booker, wrestler and wrestling manager, he’s also a rapper and hosts his own Podcast.
Pre pro-wrestling career
Konnan mixed with the wrong crowd when he was young and was stealing cars as a young man. At
the same time, Konnan had gotten into both boxing and weight lifting as well. An avid boxer, Konnan
almost qualified for the Olympics but had to give up those dreams because of an unfortunate
Legendary wrestling career/ WCW Run
Konnan’s wrestling career has spanned three decades and doesn’t seem to be slowing down.
Konnan is best known for his WCW run during the Monday Night Wars, when he was a part of the
nWo as well as later, The Filthy Animals. But most importantly, Konnan was responsible for bringing
stalwarts such as Rey Mysterio to the company, in the budding Cruiserweight Division.
During his time in WCW, he was the WCW Television Champion, US Champion as well as a 2-time
Tag Team Champion. As of writing this, Konnan had won 15 titles in 9 promotions.
Konnan was contacted by Pat Patterson to come to WWE and try out a character called Max Moon.
Shortly after, WWE began calling Konnan El Relampago. But Konnan had an enormous fanbase in
Mexico and heat with all the boys. As a result, his character was given to Paul Diamond finally.
As of right now, Konnan is the on-screen manager for LAX and in the writing team of Impact
Wrestling as well, a company with which he’s been associated for many years. Konnan is also part of
MLW as the manager for Pentagon and Fenix.