Gene Snitsky

American professional wrestler

Eugene Alan "Gene" Snisky (born January 14, 1970 in Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania) better known by his ring name Snitsky, is an American actor and retired professional wrestler, best known for the four years he spent with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).

Gene Snitsky
Born (1970-01-14) January 14, 1970 (age 50)
Nesquehoning, Pennsylvania
Lives inOrwigsburg, Pennsylvania
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Gene Snitsky
"Mean" Gene Mondo
"Mean" Gene Snitsky
Gene Snisky
Billed height6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)
Billed fromNesquehoning, Pennsylvania
Trained byAfa Anoa'i
A.J. Petrucci

Snitsky was released from his WWE contract on December 11, 2008. Snitsky announced his retirement from wrestling on June 22, 2018.[1]

In wrestlingEdit

Finishing movesEdit

  • Fireman's carry swinging side slam
  • Pumphandle slam

Signature movesEdit

  • Chokeslam
  • Elbow drop
  • Fallaway slam
  • High knee
  • Running big boot
  • Scoop slam
  • Sidewalk slam

Entrance themesEdit


  1. Wilen, Jerome (June 23, 2018). "Former WWE Superstar Gene Snitsky announces his retirement from wrestling". Retrieved July 15, 2018.