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Tony Condello


"Torpedo" TONY CONDELLO
(1960-2004)
AKA: Tony Savoldi (AWA)
HEIGHT: 5'6"
WEIGHT: 200 .lbs
BORN: August 8, 1942 - Calabria, Italy
TRAINED BY: Alf Wurr
TITLES HELD:
Madison middleweight tag team 1962-65 (2x)
Madison Junior tag team 1967
WFWA tag team 1983-84
No Holds Barred K-5 title 2000-01


* * *
164 documented matches as of August 11, 2007

1960
Winnipeg Independents:
09/26 Winnipeg, MB beat John Searcy by DQ
10/04 Winnipeg, MB lost to Andy Galipeau
10/25 Winnipeg, MB lost to Andy Galipeau by DQ
11/15 Winnipeg, MB drew Orest Antonation
12/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Orest Antonation & Lorne Corlett

1961
02/07 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Orest Antonation & Lorne Corlett
03/07 Winnipeg, MB w/. Joe Fiorino, lost to Ralph McClure & Andy Galipeau
05/08 Winnipeg, MB vs. John Searcy
10/03 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Orest Antonation & Arturo Bordega
10/31 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Lorne Corlett & Arturo Bordega
11/28 Winnipeg, MB w/. Al Torres, beat Orest Antonation & Arturo Bordega

1962
01/16 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Andy Galipeau & Arturo Bordega
02/27 Winnipeg, MB w/. Al Torres, lost to Orest Antonation & Arturo Bordega
03/20 Winnipeg, MB lost to Arturo Bordega
04/24 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci vs. Arturo Bordega & Orest Antonation
05/29 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Andy Galipeau & Orest Antonation
07/10 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Ralph McClure & Arturo Bordega by DQ
07/24 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Al Torres & Curly Gagnon by DQ
08/07 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Al Torres & Curly Gagnon
*Won the Madison Club middleweight tag team titles
08/14 Winnipeg, MB vs. Arturo Bordega
08/28 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Al Torres & Arturo Bordega
09/18 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Ralph McClure & Orest Antonation
10/09 Winnipeg, MB vs. Arturo Bordega
10/16 Winnipeg, MB beat Orest Antonation
10/30 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Al Torres & Arturo Bordega
*Lost the Madison Club middleweight tag team titles
11/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Andy Galipeau & Orest Antonation
12/05 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Al Torres & Arturo Bordega by DQ

1963
01/08 Winnipeg, MB lost to Al Torres
01/29 Winnipeg, MB w/. George Eakin, lost to Bob Brown & Al Torres
02/05 Winnipeg, MB beat Orest Antonation by DQ
03/12 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Al Torres & Arturo Bordega
*Won the Madison Club middleweight tag team titles (2)
04/02 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Andy Galipeau & Arturo Bordega
04/23 Winnipeg, MB drew Guy Vinci
04/30 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Arturo Bordega & Orest Antonation by DQ
05/14 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci & Joe Fiorino, no contest vs. Orest Antonation, Arturo Bordega, & Carlos Ambrosi
07/02 Winnipeg, MB drew Andy Galipeau
07/30 Winnipeg, MB w/. Frenchy Champagne, lost to Bob Brown & Arturo Bordega
08/06 Winnipeg, MB w/. Joe Fiorino, no contest vs. Arturo Bordega & Orest Antonation
08/13 Winnipeg, MB beat Orest Antonation by DQ
08/27 Winnipeg, MB w/. Joe Fiorino, lost to Arturo Bordega & Orest Antonation (count out)
09/03 Winnipeg, MB drew Arturo Bordega
10/01 Winnipeg, MB beat Orest Antonation
10/29 Winnipeg, MB w/. Joe Fiorino, beat Orest Antonation & Andy Galipeau by DQ
12/26 Winnipeg, MB w/. Wayne Harvey, lost to Orest Antonation & Andy Galipeau

1964
01/28 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Andy Galipeau & Dave Muir
02/04 Winnipeg, MB w/. George Eakin, beat Bob Brown & Dave Muir
03/03 Winnipeg, MB lost to Guy Vinci
03/17 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Wayne Harvey & Dave Muir
05/19 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Dave Muir & Orest Antonation
07/07 Winnipeg, MB lost to Dave Muir
08/04 Winnipeg, MB double count out vs. Dave Muir
08/11 Winnipeg, MB lost to Orest Antonation

1965
01/05 Winnipeg, MB beat Ben Troy
07/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Pete Sugrue, no contest vs. Dave Muir & Orest Antonation
07/27 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Dave Muir & Orest Antonation by DQ
08/10 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Dave Muir & Orest Antonation
*Lost the Madison Club middleweight tag team titles
08/17 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Dave Gobeil & Pete Sugrue
10/12 Winnipeg, MB drew Guy Vinci
10/19 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Dave Muir & Pete Sugrue

1966
01/21 Winnipeg, MB vs. Dave Muir
02/11 Winnipeg, MB vs. The Alaskan
02/18 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Domenic Duval
02/27 Winnipeg, MB vs. The Mask
03/13 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Joe Fiorino
03/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci vs. Domenic Duval & The Alaskan
03/27 Winnipeg, MB beat Joe Fiorino by DQ
03/27 Winnipeg, MB lost in a 10-man Battle royal
04/03 Winnipeg, MB vs. Dave Gobeil
04/17 Winnipeg, MB vs. The Alaskan
04/21 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci & Golden Boy vs. Domenic Duval, Sonny Thunderbolt, & Alaskan
04/28 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
09/05 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
09/12 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
09/26 Winnipeg, MB vs. Dave Muir
10/18 Winnipeg, MB beat Dave Gobeil

1967
02/13 Winnipeg, MB beat Chuck Goren
02/20 Winnipeg, MB beat Lorne Corlett
02/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Bob Tuck, lost to Lorne Corlett & Mr. M by DQ
02/27 Winnipeg, MB beat Mr. M
02/27 Winnipeg, MB w/. Bob Tuck, beat Lorne Corlett & Mr. M
03/06 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Chuck Goren & Andy Galipeau
American Wrestling Association:
03/08 Winnipeg, MB lost to Bob Boyer
Winnipeg Independents:
03/13 Winnipeg, MB vs. The Professor (Domenic Duval)
03/13 Winnipeg, MB w/. Bob Tuck vs. Chuck Goren & The Professor
03/20 Winnipeg. MB beat Andy Galipeau by DQ
03/20 Winnipeg, MB w/. Tom Yesis, lost to Andy Galipeau & The Professor by DQ
03/27 Winnipeg, MB w/. Bob Tuck & Chuck Goren vs. Andy Galipeau, Professor, & Tom Yesis
04/03 Winnipeg, MB w/. Tom Yesis, vs. Chuck Goren & The Professor
04/17 Winnipeg, MB beat Andy Galipeau
04/24 Winnipeg, MB lost to Pete Mymko
05/16 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, beat Chuck Goren & Andy Galipeau
*Won the first Madison Club junior heavyweight tag team titles
05/23 Winnipeg, MB beat Chuck Goren by DQ
06/07 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, no contest vs. Chuck Goren & Andy Galipeau

1968
03/19 Winnipeg, MB vs. Dave Muir
03/26 Winnipeg, MB vs. Wilf Caron
04/02 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, no contest vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
04/09 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, no contest vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
04/16 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, vs. Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
04/23 Winnipeg, MB drew Pete Mymko
04/30 Winnipeg, MB beat Mad Frenchman (Andy Galipeau)
05/07 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Dave Muir & Chuck Goren
05/21 Winnipeg, MB vs. Sonny Thunderbolt
05/28 Winnipeg, MB w/. Lloyd & Orest Antonation, lost to Dave Muir, Chuck Goren & Wilf Caron
06/04 Winnipeg, MB w/. Guy Vinci, lost to Don Martel & Mad Frenchman by DQ
06/11 Winnipeg, MB w/. Lloyd & Orest Antonation, beat Dave Muir, Chuck Goren & Wilf Caron
07/02 Winnipeg, MB vs. Golden Boy

1970
American Wrestling Association:
(Wrestling as Tony Savoldi)
03/28 Minneapolis, MN w/. Jack Pesek, lost to Mad Dog & Butcher Vachon
04/10 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
05/08 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
05/22 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
06/11 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
06/25 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
07/30 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
08/27 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
09/11 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
09/25 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
10/09 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
11/27 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
12/11 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card
12/28 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Auditorium card

1971
01/23 Minneapolis, MN lost to Mad Dog Vachon
02/15 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
03/05 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
03/19 Winnipeg, MB Referee on Winnipeg Arena card
03/27 Minneapolis, MN lost to Nick Bockwinkel
04/03 Minneapolis, MN lost to Strong Kobayashi
04/29 Winnipeg, MB lost to Bobby Heenan
05/01 Minneapolis, MN w/. Joe Scarpello, lost to Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson
05/29 Minneapolis, MN lost to Larry Hennig
06/11 Winnipeg, MB beat Wilf Caron
08/14 Minneapolis, MN lost to Ray Stevens
09/09 Winnipeg, MB lost to Blackjack Lanza
09/11 Minneapolis, MN w/. Jack Bence, lost to Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
11/20 Minneapolis, MN w/. Bobby Jones, lost to Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson

1972
Condello opens his own training school in Winnipeg.

1973
Condello starts promoting independently in Manitoba under the banner of "West Four Matchmakers"
West Four Matchmakers:
06/05 Winnipeg, MB beat Roddy Piper
06/26 Winnipeg, MB w/. Mario Boratzo & Peter the Roman Gladiator, beat Dave Muir, Hank Meadows & Jason Myer
07/09 Winnipeg, MB vs. The Professor
08/07 Winnipeg, MB vs. John Campbell
08/07 Winnipeg, MB Participated in a 12-man Battle royal
08/21 Brandon, MB w/. John Campbell, lost to The Professor & Mad Dog Freddy
*Condello wins the West Four Matchmakers Canadian title around the start of September.
09/18 Brandon, MB w/. John Campbell, beat The Professor & Mad Dog Freddy
10/23 Brandon, MB beat Dave Muir by DQ
11/20 Brandon, MB w/. Joe (Frenchy) Emond, beat The Professor & Mighty Gunner
12/18 Brandon, MB vs. Wilf Caron
12/18 Brandon, MB Participated in a 10-man Battle royal

1974
02/19 Brandon, MB vs. Mad Dog Freddy
*Condello loses the West Four Matchmakers title around this time
03/12 Brandon, MB vs. Mad Dog Freddy
04/16 Brandon, MB vs. The Mauler (Vince DeLuca)
05/07 Brandon, MB vs. Wilf Caron
06/18 Brandon, MB Advertised to appear, No Information Available
11/30 Winnipeg, MB vs. Hank Meadows

1975
No Known Matches for this year

1976
11/10 Somerset, MB w/. Harold Waldner vs. Scotty Campbell & Ivan Crnkovic

1977
05/25 Winnipeg, MB w/. Johnny Solo vs. The Mauler & Scotty Campbell
06/15 Somerset, MB vs. Freddy Peloquin
09/22 Ste Agathe, MB vs. Dave Kochen
10/01 Lundar, MB vs. Freddy Peloquin

1978
03/08 Winnipeg, MB vs. Dave Gobeil
03/30 Teulon, MB lost to Puppy Dog Peloquin by DQ
05/30 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Kochen vs. Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin
05/31 Teulon, MB w/. Chris Pepper vs. Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin
06/01 Selkirk, MB vs. Freddy Peloquin

1983
07/18 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil & Super Uke, no contest vs. Bobby, Larry & Rick Jones
09/18 Winnipeg, MB w/. The Warrior, beat Freddy Peloquin & Snake Man
09/27 Winnipeg, MB beat Mr. Biker
10/11 Winnipeg, MB beat Snake Man by DQ
10/16 Winnipeg, MB drew Rick Jones
10/16 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Rick & Larry Jones
11/08 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin
11/22 Winnipeg, MB drew Dr. Good
11/22 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, double DQ vs. Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin
12/06 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Rick & Larry Jones
12/15 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Dave Muir & Scotty Campbell
*Won the vacant WFWA tag team titles
12/15 Winnipeg, MB Battle royal

1984
01/19 Winnipeg, MB w/. Jake & John Banman, beat Bobby, Larry & Rick Jones
02/09 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Rick & Larry Jones
02/16 Winnipeg, MB vs. Bill Murdoch
03/04 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin by DQ
03/18 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil vs. Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin
05/08 Winnipeg, MB w/. Dave Gobeil, beat Bobby Jones & Freddy Peloquin by DQ
06/26 Winnipeg, MB double count out vs. Bobby Jones

1991
03/11 Winnipeg, MB w/. E.Z. Ryder, beat The Natural (Don Callis) & Golden Sheik

2000
No Holds Barred - Promoter Don Callis:
12/01 Winnipeg, MB beat Bobby Jay
12/01 Winnipeg, MB beat The Mean Midget
*Won the NHB K-5 Climax title

2001
03/17 Winnipeg, MB beat The Gimp

Between 1972 and 2004, Tony Condello promotes more than 570 events across a territory spanning from northeastern Ontario to Saskatchewan. Among the stars to appear for promoter Condello over the years include:

Chris Jericho, Lance Storm, Rhyno, Edge, Joe E. Legend, Don Callis, Christian, Bad News Allen, Baron Von Raschke, Adnan Al-Kaissie, Ken Patera, Scott Norton, Rick Martel, Jim Brunzell, Brooklyn Brawler, Ultimo Dragon, Gene Kiniski, Bob Brown, Gerry Morrow, Gama Singh, Johnny Swinger, Johnny Smith, Rick Titan, Dr. Luther, Eddie Watts, Chi Chi Cruz, Kerry Brown Paul Diamond, Ron Ritchie, Roddy Piper, Bruiser Brody, Ric Flair, Lex Luger, Sting, Barry Windham, Rick Steiner, Larry Zbyzsko, Stan Lane, Bobby Eaton, Bobby Fulton, Tommy Rogers, Mike Rotundo, Ivan Koloff, Nikita Koloff, Butch Miller, Luke Williams, El Fuego Kid, Andy Anderson, Kevin Martel, Test, Glenn Kulka, Wavell Starr, Debbie Combs, Donna Day, Malia Hosaka, Sandy Partlowe, Farmer Pete, Frenchy Lamonte, Chris West, Little John, Dan Denton, Leatherface, (Patterson), Steve Rivers, Kenny Johnson, Ricky Rice, Derrick Dukes, Soldat Ustinov, Chris Markoff, Charlie Norris, Tom Burton, Makhan Singh, Akam Singh, Mike Lozanski, Tim Flowers, Vance Nevada, Sarah Stock

Career Record Compiled by Vance Nevada