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Chris Wright (January 7, 1971) is a retired American professional wrestler, better known by the ring name, C.W. Anderson. He is best known for his time with Extreme Championship Wrestling.


World Wrestling Entertainment

Throughout 2004 and 2005, Anderson made numerous appearances with World Wrestling Entertainment, wrestling in dark matches and on Velocity. On June 12, 2005, he appeared at the WWE promoted ECW reunion show ECW One Night Stand, sitting at ringside next to Chris Chetti and Elektra.

On May 4, 2006, Anderson and several other Extreme Championship Wrestling alumni were hired by WWE to work on their new brand, ECW. Throughout June and July, Anderson wrestled at ECW house shows and in ECW on Sci Fi dark matches. On August 1, he became known as Christopher W. Anderson. He made what would be his only ECW television appearance on August 22, 2006, losing to CM Punk. Anderson was released by WWE on January 18, 2007, along with ten other superstars.

CW Anderson then worked in independent promotions including Vanguard Championship Wrestling where he defeated TNA wrestler Sonjay Dutt.

CW re-debuted recently working for NWA Charlotte. Anderson showed up dropping 40 lbs attributing it to his new workout P90x.

April 25, 2009 he worked for GSW German Stampede Wrestling at International Impact losing to "Bad Bones" John Kay

June 27, 2009 CW appeared at an ECW type reunion show called "Legends of the Arena". It was a benefit show for cancer headed Francine. She lost her sister and father within 4 days of each to the disease. CW was first match losing to 2 Cold Scorpio. It was said that these 2 had amazing chemistry together even though it was their first time in the ring. CW said it was like old times seeing his 2nd family again and wished it was an every weekend event.

In wrestling

Championships and accomplishments

  • Carolina Championship Wrestling Association
    • CCWA Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • CCWA Tag Team Championship (3 times) - with Pat Anderson
  • Jacksonville Wrestling Alliance
    • JWA Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Live Action Wrestling
    • LAW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Midwest Wrestling United
    • MWU Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • National Wrestling Alliance 2000
    • NWA 2000 American Heritage Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • NWA 2000 Tag Team Championship (2 times) - with Pat Anderson (1) and Cueball Carmichael (1)
  • Palmetto Pride Championship Wrestling
    • PPCW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Premier Wrestling Federation
    • PWF Universal Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • PWF United States Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • PWF Universal Tag Team Championship (2 times) - with Steve Corino
    • PWF Television Championship (1 time)
  • Pro Wrestling WORLD-1
    • WORLD-1 Great Lakes Tag Team Championship (1 time) - with Bull Wheeler
    • WORLD-1 Tag Team Championship (2 times) - with Steve Corino
  • Southern Championship Wrestling
    • SCW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
    • SCW North Carolina Championship (2 times)
    • SCW Tag Team Championship (4 times) - with Pat Anderson (2), Cueball Carmichael (1), and Dewey Cheatum (1)
  • X3 Wrestling
    • X3 Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Other Titles
    • NIWA Television Championship (1 time)
    • SWA Tag Team Championship (1 time) - with Pat Anderson

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