Claudio Castagnoli, better known under the ring name Cesaro, is a Swiss professional wrestler currently signed to WWE. Standing at a height of 6’5”, Cesaro is performing on the SmackDown brand and has endured an extortionate amount of success throughout his professional wrestling career. Featuring on both the independent circuit - the likes of Ring of Honor (ROH), Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG), Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW), and Pro Wrestling - and WWE, Cesaro sits in an elite bracket for titles won.
Tag-team wrestling has been the Swiss wrestler’s forte; becoming a two-time ROG World Tag Team Champion alongside Chris Hero as ‘The Kings of Wrestling’. The pair hold the record for the longest reigning champions in history, lasting a staggering 364 days. Cesaro has won several championships on the independent circuit including the PWG World Championship, Chikara Campeonatos de Parejas, the JCW Tag Team Championship and the CZW World Tag Team Championship.
When it comes to WWE, Cesaro has also endured great success. The Swiss’ tag-team prowess came to fruition throughout his WWE career, becoming a seven-time tag team champion, which included two separate reigns as WWE SmackDown Tag Team Champion - once with Sheamus and once with Shinsuke Nakamura and held the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship five times.
Cesaro may specialise in tag-team events, but the Swiss has also performed on the individual stage. In WWE, Cesaro is a one-time WWE United States Champion and is now regarded as one of the most successful professional wrestlers in history.
What is Cesaro’s entrance theme song?
Return of the Fire - Theme Song
What are Cesaro’s finishing moves?
Neutralizer / Gotch Style Neutralizer
Swiss Death/Very European Uppercut
Who is Cesaro dating?
Where can I find Cesaro on social media?
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Latest Cesaro Stories
- WWE SmackDown: Big matches added to first show with fans
- WWE Money in the Bank: Even more ladder match participants confirmed
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- WWE Exclusive: Cesaro teases Roman Reigns feud following Money in the Bank win
- WWE Exclusive: Cesaro didn't realise he had impressive WWE winning streak
- WWE Exclusive: Cesaro talks taking Roman Reigns to his limit