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Bad News Barrett Biography

Stuart Alexander "Stu" Bennett is an English professional wrestler as well as a still bare-knuckle boxer. He is currently signed to WWE where he performs under the ring name Wade Barrett. Bennett decided to become a professional wrestler at the age of 21. He made his professional wrestling debut in June 2004, using the ring name "Stu Sanders". In June 2005 he beat Jeffin Beckwith for the Dropkixx IWC Heavyweight Championship. Bennett participated in a tryout with WWE in November 2006 after appearing as part of a security team on the November 13 episode of Raw. He 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, including SummerSlam, competing for the WWE Championship in three of those. He moved to SmackDown in January 2011 and formed a new stable known as The Corre, involving former Nexus members. He won his first singles championship, the WWE Intercontinental Championship, in March 2011 at the 2011 Elimination Chamber. Prior to being a pro-wrestler, he was a bare knuckle boxer, having competed in Liverpool and going on to fight in various locations throughout Europe.  

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WWE News: Wade Barrett criticizes WWE over King of the Ring win
WWE News: Wade Barrett criticizes WWE over King of the Ring win
Wade Barrett was not impressed by the way WWE handled King of the Ring in 2015.
WWE News: Wade Barrett critical of WWE for not turning him face for his "Bad News Barrett" gimmick
WWE News: Wade Barrett critical of WWE for not turning him face for his "Bad News Barrett" gimmick
The former WWE superstar weighs in on a missed opportunity
6 non-American wrestlers with the best mic skills
6 non-American wrestlers with the best mic skills
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WWE News: Cody Rhodes to guest star in Arrow
WWE News: Cody Rhodes to guest star in Arrow
Seems like that WWE release was a good thing after all
WWE News: "Wade Barrett" has been buried, says Stu Bennett
WWE News: "Wade Barrett" has been buried, says Stu Bennett
Former WWE Intercontinental Champion changes his Twitter handle
Top 5 Moments of Wade Barrett
Top 5 Moments of Wade Barrett
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Five instances when WWE missed to use Wade Barrett's potential
Five instances when WWE missed to use Wade Barrett's potential
The company went from investing in Barrett to disposing his potential.
WWE News: Barrett, Sandow among group released from company
WWE News: Barrett, Sandow among group released from company
Eight members of the WWE roster were released on Friday.
5 bookings for the Intercontinental Championship in 2016
5 bookings for the Intercontinental Championship in 2016
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WWE WrestleMania: The New Day vs The League of Nations
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WWE WrestleMania 32: Updated event card
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An updated event card for WrestleMania.
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Top Rope Report: Mass call-up from NXT is needed
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WWE's main roster needs an infusion of NXT talent that is beyond ready.
WWE Smackdown Results: 17 March, 2016
WWE Smackdown Results: 17 March, 2016
Results and analysis from the Smackdown show set to air March 17 on USA Network.
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