Wrestler Spotlight: The Young Bucks

Welcome to the Wrestler Spotlight. Today, we’re taking a look at quite possibly the most popular tag team in the world The Young Bucks, who make their Discovery Wrestling return tomorrow night.

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Alias – Matt Jackson, Max, Max Buck, Fluffy the Dog, Gallinero II, Mr Instant Replay, WP3
Nicknames – “Mr Instant Replay”, “Corporate Kane”, “The Straw That Stirs the Drink”
Companies Wrestled For  – Revolution Pro Wrestling (Los Angeles version), High Risk Wrestling, Full Contact Wrestling LA, EPIC Pro Wrestling WAR, Impact Zone Wrestling, National Wrestling Alliance Pro Wrestling, Alternative Wrestling Show, Battleground Pro Wrestling, Rising Phoenix Wrestling, All Pro Wrestling, Empire Wrestling Federation, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, International Championship Wrestling, SoCal Pro Wrestling, Insane Wrestling League, Pro Wrestling LIVE, Dragon Gate, World Wrestling Entertainment, North American Wrestling, National Wrestling Alliance Midwest, Championship Wrestling From Hollywood, Dynamo Pro Wrestling, Ring of Honor, CHIKARA, Dragon Gate USA, westside Xtreme Wrestling, Impact Wrestling, AAW: Professional Wrestling Redefined, Big Time Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Syndicate, Jersey All Pro Wrestling, Stampede Wrestling, International Pro Wrestling: United Kingdom, House of Glory, Pro Wrestling Superstars, House of Hardcore, Family Wrestling Entertainment, New Japan Pro Wrestling, EVOLVE Wrestling, Allied Independent Wrestling Federations, Alpha Omega Wrestling, Next Generation Wrestling, Preston City Wrestling, Quintessential Pro Wrestling, Juggalo Championship Wrestling, Squared Circle Wrestling (New York version), Impact Championship Wrestling, North Shore Pro Wrestling, Real Warrior Entertainment, Beyond Wrestling, DREAMWAVE Wrestling, Five Borough Wrestling, Squared Circle Wrestling (Toronto version), Pro Wrestling Destination, Revolution Pro Wrestling (England version), Pure Wrestling Association, Northeast Wrestling, SMASH Wrestling, International Wrestling Federation, Saint Louis Anarchy, Union Independent Pro Wrestling, Combat Zone Wrestling, Finest City Wrestling, Absolute Intense Wrestling, Premiere Wrestling Xperience, Discovery Wrestling, Remix Pro Wrestling, VIP Wrestling, Xtreme Wrestling Alliance, Southside Wrestling Entertainment, Defiant Wrestling, The Crash, Over the Top Wrestling, International Wrestling Syndicate, Fight Club: PRO, World Series Wrestling, Costa Rica Wrestling Embassy, All Elite Wrestling and Asistencia Asesoria y Administracion
Titles & Accomplishments – 
1x AWS Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x EWF Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
4x PWG World Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
3x IWL Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x FSW Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x CHIKARA Campeonatos de Parejas w/Nick Jackson
1x DGUSA Open the United Gate Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x and first ever HOG Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
3x ROH World Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x and first ever AOW Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x PWD Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
7x IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x DDT Pro Ironman Heavymetalweight Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x and last 2CW Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x and last FWE Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
3x NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson & Kenny Omega (2 times) and w/Nick Jackson & Marty Scurll (1 time)
2x ROH World Six Man Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson, Hangman Page, Marty Scurll, Kenny Omega & Cody (defended under Bullet Club Rules) and w/Nick Jackson & Cody
1x SCW Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x and first ever WSW Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
1x AAA World Tag Team Champion w/Nick Jackson
2007, 2008, 2009, 2014 and 2015 SoCal Uncensored Southern California Tag Team of the Year w/Nick Jackson
2009, 2011 and 2013 PWG DDT4 Winner w/Nick Jackson
2009 and 2014 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Best Wrestling Maneuver w/Nick Jackson (More Bang for Your Buck in 2009 and Meltzer Driver in 2014)
2011, 2012, 2013 and 2016 SoCal Uncensored Southern California Match of the Year w/Nick Jackson (vs Kevin Steen & Super Dragon in 2011, vs Future Shock (Adam Cole & Kyle O’Reilly) vs The Super Smash Bros (Player Uno & Stupefied) in 2012, vs The DojoBros (Eddie Edwards & Roderick Strong) vs The Inner City Machine Guns (Ricochet & Rich Swann) in 2013 and w/The Superkliq (Nick Jackson & Adam Cole) vs Will Ospreay, Matt Sydal & Ricochet in 2016)
2013 NJPW Super Junior Tag League Winner w/Nick Jackson
2014, 2015 and 2016 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Tag Team of the Year w/Nick Jackson
Signature Moves – Worst Case Scenario (Forward Flip Wheelbarrow Facebuster), Corkscrew Diamond Dust, Sharpshooter, More Bang for Your Buck (Rolling Fireman’s Carry Slam followed by a 450 Splash followed by a Diving Moonsault w/Nick Jackson), Indytaker (Spike Tombstone Piledriver w/Nick Jackson), Meltzer Driver (Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver w/Nick Jackson), Herbert Meltzer Driver (Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver to the outside w/Nick Jackson), Superkick Party (Stereo or Double Superkick w/Nick Jackson), Cease and Desist (Crossface/Sharpshooter Combo w/Nick Jackson), Double Hanging DDT w/Nick Jackson, Tiger Hattori Special (Rolling Fireman’s Carry Slam followed by a Springboard Moonsault followed by a Swanton Bomb followed by a 450 Splash w/Nick Jackson & Kenny Omega), One Winged Meltzer Driver (Aided Electric Chair Driver w/Nick Jackson & Kenny Omega), Superkick Party (Double Superkick)/Styles Clash (Belly to Back Inverted Mat Slam) Combo w/Nick Jackson & AJ Styles, Rite of Passage (Kneeling Belly to Back Piledriver)/Aided Indytaker (Aided Spike Tombstone Piledriver)/Aided Meltzer Driver (Aided Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver) Combo w/Nick Jackson & Hangman Page
Alliances – The Young Bucks w/Nick Jackson, Generation Me w/Jeremy Buck, The Jackson Brothers w/Nick Jackson, Los Gallineros w/Gallinero I, One Big Happy Family w/Sonny Samson, The Jackson 3 w/Nick Jackson & Malachi Jackson, The Elite w/Nick Jackson & Kenny Omega, The Superkliq w/Nick Jackson & Adam Cole, The Hung Bucks w/Nick Jackson & Hangman Page, The Super Villains w/Nick Jackson & Marty Scurll, Team All In w/Nick Jackson & Cody, Alpha Club w/Nick Jackson & Chris Jericho, The Golden Elite w/Nick Jackson & The Golden Lovers (Kenny Omega & Kota Ibushi), Mount Rushmore w/Nick Jackson, Adam Cole & Kevin Steen, Mount Rushmore 2.0 w/Nick Jackson, Roderick Strong, Super Dragon & Adam Cole, Bullet Club Elite w/Nick Jackson, Hangman Page, Chase Owens, Marty Scurll, Kenny Omega, Yujiro Takahashi & Cody, Bullet Club w/Cody, HIKULEO, Gedo, Jado, HIKULEO, Nick Jackson, Prince Devitt, Bad Luck Fale, Karl Anderson, Doc Gallows, Amber Gallows, AJ Styles, Yujiro Takahashi, Kenny Omega, Chase Owens, Cody Hall, Adam Cole, Hangman Page, Jay White, Robbie Eagles, Bone Solider, Brandi Rhodes, Taiji Ishimori, Frankie Kazarian, Marty Scurll, Gino Gambino, Stephen Amell & The Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa), w/Maria Kanellis, w/Marty Jannetty
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Alias – Nick Jackson, Jeremy, Jeremy Buck, El Gallinero, Gallinero I, Slick Nick
Nicknames – “Slick Nick”, “The Indytaker”, “The Straw That Stirs the Drink”
Companies Wrestled For  – Revolution Pro Wrestling (Los Angeles version), High Risk Wrestling, Full Contact Wrestling LA, EPIC Pro Wrestling WAR, Impact Zone Wrestling, National Wrestling Alliance Pro Wrestling, Alternative Wrestling Show, Battleground Pro Wrestling, Rising Phoenix Wrestling, All Pro Wrestling, Empire Wrestling Federation, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, International Championship Wrestling, SoCal Pro Wrestling, Insane Wrestling League, Pro Wrestling LIVE, Dragon Gate, World Wrestling Entertainment, North American Wrestling, National Wrestling Alliance Midwest, Championship Wrestling From Hollywood, Dynamo Pro Wrestling, Ring of Honor, CHIKARA, Dragon Gate USA, westside Xtreme Wrestling, Impact Wrestling, AAW: Professional Wrestling Redefined, Big Time Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Syndicate, Jersey All Pro Wrestling, Stampede Wrestling, International Pro Wrestling: United Kingdom, House of Glory, Pro Wrestling Superstars, House of Hardcore, Family Wrestling Entertainment, New Japan Pro Wrestling, EVOLVE Wrestling, Allied Independent Wrestling Federations, Mach One Pro Wrestling, Alpha Omega Wrestling, Next Generation Wrestling, Preston City Wrestling, Quintessential Pro Wrestling, Juggalo Championship Wrestling, Squared Circle Wrestling (New York version), Impact Championship Wrestling, North Shore Pro Wrestling, Real Warrior Entertainment, Beyond Wrestling, DREAMWAVE Wrestling, Five Borough Wrestling, Squared Circle Wrestling (Toronto version), Pro Wrestling Destination, Revolution Pro Wrestling (England version), Pure Wrestling Association, Northeast Wrestling, SMASH Wrestling, International Wrestling Federation, Saint Louis Anarchy, Union Independent Pro Wrestling, Combat Zone Wrestling, Finest City Wrestling, Absolute Intense Wrestling, Premiere Wrestling Xperience, Discovery Wrestling, Remix Pro Wrestling, VIP Wrestling, Xtreme Wrestling Alliance, Southside Wrestling Entertainment, Defiant Wrestling, The Crash, Over the Top Wrestling, International Wrestling Syndicate, Fight Club: PRO, World Series Wrestling, Costa Rica Wrestling Embassy, All Elite Wrestling and Asistencia Asesoria y Administracion
Titles & Accomplishments – 
1x AWS Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x EWF Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
4x PWG World Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
3x IWL Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x FSW Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x CHIKARA Campeonatos de Parejas w/Matt Jackson
1x DGUSA Open the United Gate Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x and first ever HOG Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
3x ROH World Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x and first ever AOW Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x PWD Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
7x IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x DDT Pro Ironman Heavymetalweight Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x and last 2CW Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x and last FWE Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
3x NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson & Kenny Omega (2 times) and w/Matt Jackson & Marty Scurll (1 time)
2x ROH World Six Man Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson, Hangman Page, Marty Scurll, Kenny Omega & Cody (defended under Bullet Club Rules) and w/Matt Jackson & Cody
1x SCW Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x and first ever WSW Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
1x AAA World Tag Team Champion w/Matt Jackson
2007, 2008, 2009, 2014 and 2015 SoCal Uncensored Southern California Tag Team of the Year w/Matt Jackson
2009, 2011 and 2013 PWG DDT4 Winner w/Matt Jackson
2009 and 2014 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Best Wrestling Maneuver w/Matt Jackson (More Bang for Your Buck in 2009 and Meltzer Driver in 2014)
2011, 2012, 2013 and 2016 SoCal Uncensored Southern California Match of the Year w/Matt Jackson (vs Kevin Steen & Super Dragon in 2011, vs Future Shock (Adam Cole & Kyle O’Reilly) vs The Super Smash Bros (Player Uno & Stupefied) in 2012, vs The DojoBros (Eddie Edwards & Roderick Strong) vs The Inner City Machine Guns (Ricochet & Rich Swann) in 2013 and w/The Superkliq (Matt Jackson & Adam Cole) vs Will Ospreay, Matt Sydal & Ricochet in 2016)
2013 NJPW Super Junior Tag League Winner w/Matt Jackson
2014, 2015 and 2016 Wrestling Observer Newsletter Tag Team of the Year w/Matt Jackson
Signature Moves – 450 Splash, Sharpshooter, More Bang for Your Buck (Rolling Fireman’s Carry Slam followed by a 450 Splash followed by a Diving Moonsault w/Matt Jackson), Indytaker (Spike Tombstone Piledriver w/Matt Jackson), Meltzer Driver (Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver w/Matt Jackson), Herbert Meltzer Driver (Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver to the outside w/Matt Jackson), Superkick Party (Stereo or Double Superkick w/Matt Jackson), Cease and Desist (Crossface/Sharpshooter Combo w/Matt Jackson), Double Hanging DDT w/Matt Jackson, Tiger Hattori Special (Rolling Fireman’s Carry Slam followed by a Springboard Moonsault followed by a Swanton Bomb followed by a 450 Splash w/Matt Jackson & Kenny Omega), One Winged Meltzer Driver (Aided Electric Chair Driver w/Matt Jackson & Kenny Omega), Superkick Party (Double Superkick)/Styles Clash (Belly to Back Inverted Mat Slam) Combo w/Matt Jackson & AJ Styles, Rite of Passage (Kneeling Belly to Back Piledriver)/Aided Indytaker (Aided Spike Tombstone Piledriver)/Aided Meltzer Driver (Aided Somersault Spike Tombstone Piledriver) Combo w/Matt Jackson & Hangman Page
Alliances – The Young Bucks w/Matt Jackson, Generation Me w/Max Buck, The Jackson Brothers w/Matt Jackson, Los Gallineros w/Gallinero I, Arrogant and Cocky w/Shawn Bateman, The Jackson 3 w/Matt Jackson & Malachi Jackson, The Elite w/Matt Jackson & Kenny Omega, The Superkliq w/Matt Jackson & Adam Cole, The Hung Bucks w/Matt Jackson & Hangman Page, Team All In w/Matt Jackson & Cody, Alpha Club w/Matt Jackson & Chris Jericho, The Golden Elite w/Matt Jackson & The Golden Lovers (Kenny Omega & Kota Ibushi), Mount Rushmore w/Matt Jackson, Adam Cole & Kevin Steen, Mount Rushmore 2.0 w/Matt Jackson, Roderick Strong, Super Dragon & Adam Cole, Bullet Club Elite w/Hangman Page, Chase Owens, Marty Scurll, Kenny Omega, Matt Jackson, Yujiro Takahashi & Cody, Bullet Club w/Cody, HIKULEO, Gedo, Jado, Matt Jackson, Prince Devitt, Bad Luck Fale, Karl Anderson, Doc Gallows, Amber Gallows, AJ Styles, Yujiro Takahashi, Kenny Omega, Chase Owens, Cody Hall, Adam Cole, Hangman Page, Bone Solider, Jay White, Robbie Eagles, Brandi Rhodes, Taiji Ishimori, Frankie Kazarian, Marty Scurll, Gino Gambino, Stephen Amell & The Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa), w/Maria Kanellis, w/Marty Jannetty
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