Chris Maloney

Founder/Editor of the Sharpshooter

Hometown: London, Ontario
Birthday: June 2nd
Birthplace: Saint John, New Brunswick
Favourite Hobbies: Podcasting, Snowboarding, Web Design
Favourite Movies: Die Hard, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Fever Pitch, Megamind, Star Wars, Strange Brew, The Bourne Series, The Crow, xXx
Favourite Musicians: Billy Talent, deadmau5, Dropkick Murphys, Frank Sinatra, Green Day, Misfits, Our Lady Peace, Ramones, Rise Against, Swedish House Mafia, The Tragically Hip, Zac Brown Band
Favourite Podcasts: Busted Open, POST Wrestling, Talk Is Jericho, TWiT
Favourite Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox, London Knights, Michigan Wolverines, New England Patriots, New Jersey Devils, Ottawa Redblacks, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Raptors, Western Mustangs
Favourite TV Shows: America’s Got Talent, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, SNL, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, This Is Us
When I Became a Pro-Wrestling Fan: 1980
When I Became a Mixed Martial Arts Fan: 1993
Favourite Promotions: All Elite Wrestling, IMPACT Wrestling, New Japan Pro-Wrestling, Ring of Honor, Smash Wrestling, Ultimate Fighting Championship, WWE NXT
Favourite Sharpshooters: Brock Lesnar, Chris Jericho, Johnny Gargano, Kenny Omega, Pentagon Jr., Rey Mysterio, Tarik, ‘The Fallen Angel’ Christopher Daniels, ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor, ‘The Villain’ Marty Scurll,
‘The Wrestling Machine’ Tyson Dux, Tommaso Ciampa
Favourite Sirens: KC ‘2 Scoops’ Spinelli, ‘The Undead Bride’ Su Yung, ‘Undeniable’ Tessa Blanchard
Favourite Legends: Chris Benoit, Chris Sabin, Dan ‘The Beast’ Severn, Demolition, Gail Kim, ‘GSP’ Georges ‘Rush’ St-Pierre, Miss Elizabeth, ‘The British Bulldog’ Davey Boy Smith, The British Bulldogs, The Great Muta, ‘The Rated-R Superstar’ Edge, The Rock, The Ultimate Warrior, Ultimo Dragon
Favourite Personal Canadian Independent Wrestling Moment: Meeting Ultimo Dragon @ Smash Wrestling presents The Northern – Night 1 on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 in Etobicoke, Ontario
Favourite Personal Mixed Martial Arts Moment: Watching UFC 1: The Beginning live on PPV on Friday, November 12th, 1993
Favourite Personal Pro-Wrestling Moment: Attending WWF WrestleMania X8 on Sunday, March 17th, 2002 in Toronto, Ontario
Random Personal Wrestling/MMA Facts:
Attended first-ever WWF event at the New Haven Coliseum in New Haven, Connecticut on August 1st, 1986 featuring Dan Spivey, Mike Rotunda, Mr. Fuji & The Fabulous Moolah
Karate Sensei in the mid-90’s was Paul Jimmo, father of the late Ryan ‘The Big Deal’ Jimmo
Great Nephew of Bill Donovan, New Brunswick Sports Columnist & Editor for 37 years, who refereed his last match as a Maritime referee after being tossed out of the ring by the late Andre Roussimoff and separated his shoulder
Grandfather once drove the late Randy ‘Macho Man’ Savage, Miss Elizabeth, Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts and others in a cargo van from one New Brunswick airport to another due to a cancelled flight due to heavy fog. When asked about the WWF wrestlers, Grandfather’s response (excluding Miss Elizabeth) was ‘They dressed like bums and ate like pigs’

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