Hernandez (wrestler)

American professional wrestler

Shawn Hernandez (born February 11, 1973 in Houston, Texas) is an American professional wrestler. He is best known by the ring name, Hernandez. He is currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Hernandez is also known for forming the tag team stable, The Latin American Xchange with Homicide which ended when he was betrayed by Homicide and was attacked by him on the September 10 edition of TNA Impact!.

Birth nameShawn Hernandez
Born (1973-02-11) February 11, 1973 (age 51)
Houston, Texas, United States[1]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Double Iron Sheik #2[1]
Hotstuff Hernandez
Mr. Texas
Shawn Hernandez
The Masked Super Tex[3]
Billed height6 ft 2 in (188 cm)[2]
Billed weight285 lb (129 kg)[2]
Billed fromHouston, Texas[2]
Trained byTugboat Taylor
Texas Wrestling Academy[4]
Rudy Boy Gonzalez[4]
DebutNovember 1996

He has been a two time NWA World Tag Team Champion with Homicide and a two time TNA World Tag Team Champion with Homicide (once) and Matt Morgan (once). He also won the Deuces Wild Tournament in 2008 with Homicide.

His finishing move is called the Border Toss which is a throwing crucifix powerbomb.


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Cagematch profile". Cagematch. Retrieved December 25, 2009.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Hernandez". Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Archived from the original on February 4, 2013. Retrieved February 13, 2009.
  3. Meltzer, Dave. "Mon. update: WWE finalizes new TV deal; TNA signs deal; Record time in WWE surgery recovery; Hogan". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved January 22, 2010.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "TWA graduates". Texas Wrestling Academy. Archived from the original on May 27, 2010. Retrieved August 15, 2010.

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