Wednesday, December 19, 2007
Wrestler Name: ODB
Real Name: Jessica Kresa
Born: June 6, 1978, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Height and Weight: 5'6" - 130 lbs
Trained by: Eddie Sharkey, Dan Schaffner, Terry Klinger
Pro Wrestling Debut: August 2001
Previous Gimmicks: Jessica James, Jessica Dalton, Poison (TNA October 2004)
Finishing Move: The Dirty Dozen (Top Rope X-Factor)
Favorite Wrestling Moves: Missile Dropkick
Feuds: Shawn Davairi, Ken Anderson, Trinity, Victoria Crawford, Beth Phoenix, Katie Lea
Pro wrestler Jessica Kresa (better known as ODB) currently works for TNA Wrestling.
Other than her current role as a TNA Knockout (she's a former three time TNA Women's Knockout Champion), Jessica is best known for her work in WWE's developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW).
Jessica's athletic background isn't in wrestling like some other female wrestlers, but in ice hockey. Jessica was so good, that she was the captain of the first girls team at her high school and she also played at St. Cloud State University (in Minnesota) for two years.
She got her start in pro wrestling when she tried out for the first season of WWE's reality show, WWE Tough Enough.
Jessica made the top 25, but missed the final cut for the show.
After returning home to Minnesota, she began training with Eddie Sharkey, Dan Schaffner and Terry Klinger and made her pro wrestling debut in 2001.
In 2004 Jessica began feuding with Trinity in TNA (Total Nonstop Action Wrestling).
In June 2006, Kresa started working in OVW (Ohio Valley Wrestling) there she created the OVW Women's Wrestling Championship because OVW didnt have a women's champion at the time.
OVW eventually recognized the title and ODB defended it, losing it to Katie Lea in a Gauntlet Match on November 1st, 2006.
Jessica won the title back, but lost it to Milena Roucka (Rosa Mendes) in a Six-Way Match on September 20th, 2007.
She lost the belt because TNA had contracted her, making her the first OVW Divas that went to TNA rather than the WWE.
TNA Webography: ODB
Thanks to TNA who have no problem with sharing their videos for promotion, unlike some wrestling promotions ::cough:: WWE ::cough::
technorati tags:pro wrestling news ,pro wrestling ,women pro wrestling ,sports wrestling ,wrestling rumors ,wrestling wrestler ,professional wrestling ,wrestling wrestlers ,world wrestling ,wrestling ,wrestling news ,women's wrestling
Ring name(s) Daffney, Daffney Unger, Lucy (WWE, XPW), Lucy Furr (ROH, WEW), Shark Girl (TNA), Shannon (TNA) Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm) Weig...
Ring name: Cheerleader Melissa ,Angelica,Beth Billed height 5'8" Billed weight 135 lbs Born August 17, 1982 Los Angeles, C...
The legendary Vivian Vachon was born in 1951 in Montreal, Canada. She is considered one of the greatest female professional wrestlers of al...
We usually think about "Divas" as something created by the WWE. A beautiful woman that can actually wrestle. But long before the...
Wrestler name(s) Christie Hemme,Christy Hemme,Sunni Billed height 5 ft 5 (165 cm) Billed weight 116 lb (53 kg) Born October 28, 1980,...
Female pro wrestler The Black Widow was born in Western Tennessee. She is five foot five, weighs 140 pounds and was trained by Kilo, Devon...
Here are a few more shots of women's wrestling in the UK back in the day..... Cherokee Princess and Miss American Dream Rusty Bl...
Does the WWE have yet another Scottish lass? Yes they do. And another redhead. Kayleigh Rae (Kay Lee Ray) was born on August 11th, 1992 i...
Ring name(s): Mickie James, Alexis Laree, Superball, Vicki Adams, Queen Alexis Billed Height: 5 ft 4 in (163 cm) Billed Weight: 124 l...
Ring name(s): Asya, Head Nurse, Double D Height: 5'3" Weight: 150 lb Born: April 17th, 1966 Resides Daytona Beach, Flo...