August 17, 2010
the following on Twitter today: I think
liked me but wasn't crazy about my work. I'm fine with that.
My problem is that they kept on telling me 2 stay bc I was gonna be
used and then nothing. Also, I
asked everybody what was the problem
me and nobody would tell me 2 my face what the problem was.
Carlos Edwin Colón, Jr. (born on February
21 ,1979 ) is a Puerto Rican professional wrestler better known internationally by his ring name Carlito
While in his
native Puerto Rico he is known as both Carly and Carlito. Although currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment 's
(WWE) RAW brand , Colón occasionally still performs in the World Wrestling Council (WWC) where he is a former eleven-time
Universal Heavyweight Championship .
After having success in the World Wrestling
Council, Carlito signed a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2003. During his time in WWE as Carlito,
Colón has won the WWE United States Championship and the WWE Intercontinental Championship and has been part of the
RAW and SmackDown! brands. He is the only wrestler to win titles on two separate debuts in WWE, and the second Puerto Rican
to become WWE Intercontinental Champion.
Carlito Caribbean Cool
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
lb (100 kg )
February 21 ,1979 (age 28)
Santurce, San Juan, Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Carlos Colón, Sr. ,
Ohio Valley Wrestling
World Wrestling Council (1999-2003)
In 1999, Colón began competing in the World Wrestling Council in Puerto Rico as a
face under the name "Carly". During his time with WWC, Carly feuded with Ray Gonzalez (Ramón Gonzalez). The
two competed in several matches involving the WWC Universal Heavyweight Championship , with both of them defeating their adversary
in title bouts on separate occasions.
When Colón signed a developmental
contract with World Wrestling Entertainment, he was assigned a heel character in Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW). During this
period, Colón was also booked as a heel for WWC and was involved in an angle where he had conflicts with members of
This angle culminated in the company's anniversary event,
Anniversario 2004 , where Carly competed in a match against Eddie Colón.
Finishing and signature moves
Back Cracker /Back Stabber
(Double knee backbreaker )
Carribean Twist /The
Bad Apple (Outward rolling cutter )
(Overdrive ) Used until injury in 2004
Way / Cool DDT (Implant DDT )
Cool Shot (Lifting
Reverse STO )
Backflip over a standing opponent
from off the top rope, sometimes leading into the Back Cracker /Back Stabber
Lifting Reverse STO
Springboard corkscrew senton followed
by a springboard moonsault
Running knee lift to the side of the head followed by a
Springboard back elbow
Standing spinebuster - 2004
New York, NY
Kurt Angle & Carlito will be appearing in Times Square at 1626
Broadway (Between 49th and 50th) from 2-4 p.m.
Carlito Cabana: Carllito
interviews guest wrestlers on Monday Night RAW which always causes some disturbance in the ring.
His hair style has been compared to a Chia Pet
Tricked Big Show into eating a poison apple. Show was
rushed to the hospital to get his stomach pumped. Reason: Carlito was upset Show did not want to be his second banana.
Carlito back in the ring with a win he stole from HardCore Holly on Smackdown
Caribbean Cool is headed back to Puerto Rico on 3/26 to work the WWC show at the Juan Loubriel Stadium in Bayamon. He is also
scheduled to work the 3/27 show.
can be seen on SMACKDOWN events
He had a petition circulating to get Theodore Long fired...it failed...Linda
McMahon is keeping him at Smackdown as General Manager.
He is now giving Carlito odd jobs ...like shoveling snow
in the parking lots of events Carlito is still recovering from a broken shoulder and wears a sling so this is not easy. ...and
angers him even more!!
Height: 5 foot 10
Weight: 234 pounds
From: The Caribbean
Move: Modified Swinging Neckbreaker
United States Champion
Gimmick: spitting out
bits of apple at whats not Cool
A shoulder injury has sidelined him
from wrestling...but not appearing at events
Carlito's not nervous about anything, nor is he scared of anything.
Hair style: has been referred to as a brillo pad or a Chia Pet head
He is the son of Carlos Colon, one of Puerto Rico's most famous wrestlers.
Real Name: Carlos
Hometown: Puerto Rico
Other names: Carlos Colon Jr. (WWC) Carly Colon (WWC)
Started wrestling in: 1999