What is RKO stand for?
|Predecessors||Keith-Albee-Orpheum Corporation Film Booking Offices of America|
|Founded||October 23, 1928 (as RKO Productions Inc., subsidiary of Radio-Keith-Orpheum Corp.)|
What does RKO mean in texting?
RKO — Randys Knock Out.
Who does the RKO in WWE?
WWE. Who originated the RKO? Randy Orton might be the best known practitioner of the RKO, but did you know The Apex Predator didn’t create the move?
Who invented the RKO?
Randy Orton’s RKO has taken out every heavy hitter from Hulk Hogan to John Cena. So it may come as a surprise that the maneuver was innovated by John Laurinaitis — the former Raw General Manager who is better known to the WWE Universe for his misguided governance than his Japanese ring career.
Why is RKO so popular?
Richard Twyman, Lifelong wrestling fan, one-time (bad) trainee wrestler. So the RKO is especially devastating because it’s a very famous move, because Randy Orton is a big name in wrestling and as a result of those facts, other wrestlers are expected to “sell” (react to) the move like it knocks them out cold.
Has anyone kicked out of RKO?
John Cena kicked out of Randy Orton’s RKO
Given the number of times that they have crossed paths, it is no surprise that Cena has kicked out of the RKO on multiple occasions, including at Hell in a Cell 2009, Royal Rumble 2014 and Hell in a Cell 2014.
Is WWE real?
As in other professional wrestling promotions, WWE shows are not legitimate contests, but purely entertainment-based performance theater, featuring storyline-driven, scripted, and partially choreographed matches, though matches often include moves that can put performers at risk of injury, even death, if not performed
What is a TKO in wrestling?
Fireman’s carry cutter
Also known as the TKO (short for Total Knock Out), and innovated by Marc Mero. It is another elevated cutter variation in which the opponent is first raised over the shoulders of a wrestler in the fireman’s carry position.
What does RKO stand for in boxing?
An “RKO” is Randy Orton’s finishing maneuver (named after his initials), a variation of the “Jumping Cutter.” This is not a “technical” wrestling term like KO or TKO. This was popularized in pop culture through Vines known as “RKO Outta Nowhere.”
What is the RKO move?
The RKO is a signature wrestling move by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) Superstar Randy Orton, wherein the opponent’s head is grabbed with a backward flying lunge move, and later slammed to the ground.