Davey Boy Smith Jr.

Canadian professional wrestler
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Harry Francis Smith[1] (born August 2, 1985)[2][5] is a Canadian professional wrestler of English descent who currently works for Major League Wrestling under the name Davey Boy Smith, Jr.. He also worked for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW).

Davey Boy Smith Jr.
Smith in 2011
Birth nameHarry Francis Smith[1]
Born (1985-08-02) August 2, 1985 (age 38)[2]
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Parent(s)Davey Boy Smith (father)
Diana Hart (mother)
RelativesHarry Smith (great-grandfather)
Stu Hart (grandfather)
Natalya Neidhart (cousin)
FamilyHart (maternal)
Billington (paternal)
Website[dbsmithjr.com Official website]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Black Assassin
Brakuss
British Bulldog Jr.
Bulldog Hart
Davey Boy Smith Jr.
David Hart Smith[2]
DH Smith
Harry Smith
Billed height6 ft 5 in (196 cm)[3]
Billed weight260 lb (118 kg)[3]
Billed fromCalgary, Alberta, Canada[2]
Trained byBruce Hart
Davey Boy Smith
Tokyo Joe[4]
Johnny Smith
Billy Robinson
Josh Barnett
Debut2000[1]

Smith has wrestled on WWE's Raw brand and in Florida Championship Wrestling under the name DH Smith ("D" for Davey Boy Smith, and "H" for the Hart family). Later he performed on the ECW brand using the name David Hart Smith, as a member of The Hart Dynasty, alongside Tyson Kidd and Natalya. He and Kidd are one-time Unified WWE Tag Team Champions and the last holders of the original World Tag Team Championship. On August 5, 2011, WWE released Smith from his wrestling contract.[5]

His grandfather is Stu Hart who was a wrestling promoter.[5] His father was Davey Boy Smith. His first public wrestling match was at age 10. He started wrestling professionally on February 22, 2002 at age 16 and has been continuing since then.[5]

In wrestling

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Championships and accomplishments

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Professional wrestling

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Submission grappling

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  • North American Grappling Association
    • West Coast (Vegas) Championship: Masters No-Gi Expert Super Heavy Weight Division (2016)[37][38]

References

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