Kratos debuted on February 26, 2012 in California for Pro Wrestling Bushido (PWB). His first recorded match was held at PWB Lucha Rulez 4, where he competed in a four-way match against Cjay Kurz, Brian Tannen and Joe DeSoul. He has spent almost the entirety of his career wrestling throughout the state of California in promotions including All Pro Wrestling, where in 2012 he was a tag team partner of future WWE NXT star Timothy Thatcher, Vendetta Pro Wrestling, Gold Rush Pro Wrestling, Supreme Pro Wrestling, Big Time Wrestling and several others. In 2015, Kratos made his pay-per-view debut in the short-lived Global Force Wrestling promotion during the second half of the One Night Only: GFW Amped Anthology. There, Kratos competed in the quarterfinal of the GFW Global Championship Tournament where he was eliminated by Shelton Benjamin.
Kratos made his international debut in February 2020 as part of a two-week tour for All Japan Pro Wrestling. He returned to Japan on November 6, 2020, appearing on the 14th episode of New Japan Pro Wrestling's NJPW STRONG program teaming with Rust Taylor in a tag match defeating Jeff Cobb & Rocky Romero.
During his career, Kratos has enjoyed championship success holding several tag team and heavyweight titles while working in Supreme Pro Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Revolution, PREMIER Wrestling, Gold Rush Pro Wrestling and All Pro Wrestling. His current title reign began while working for United Wrestling Network where on the November 10 pay-per-view episode of UWN Primetime Live, Kratos teamed with Aron Stevens in defeating Eli Drake & James Storm to become the new NWA World Tag Team Champions.
- Finishers & Signature moves
- Running Powerslam
- Entrance Music
- "God of War"
- Managers and valets
- Teams and stables
Championships and accomplishments
- SPW Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
|Big Duke • Cedric King • Che Cabrera • Dan Joseph • Douglas James • Hobo • Jakob Austin Young • Jervis Cottonbelly • Joey Ryan • JR Kratos • Kevin Martenson • Leo Blace • Mike Camden • Ryan Taylor • Sasha Darevko • Scorpio Sky • Timothy Thatcher • Tyler Bateman|
|Cold Cold World • Tag Game Strong|