Jonathan Tyler Duncan (born August 27,1989) Is an Native American Professional Wrestler.
J.T.D. began his training back in 2006 at the IZW Wrestling School and would later be signed to the small promotion.He would wrestle there for a year and after would be traveling to different states and venturing across the world until 2011 where he would find great success with the wrestling promotion OAW.In OAW He would become a 2x World Champion,a King of The RIng winner and OAW's first Honor Champion.He would later leave the company in 2015 due to personal problems.After a year long break he would return to the ring in 2016 and make a name for himself once again as he will be a contestant in CTO's Fortune Season 2.Now being one of Wrestling biggest breakout stars,carrying a legacy of Native American ancestry with him along the way,letting everyone know he is proud of his heritage and where he comes from.
Jonathan Tyler Duncan was born on August 27,1989 in Tahlequah,OK.His parents would divorce when he was 6 and has had a big impact early on his life.He would live with his mom in Tahlequah and would stay with his father on school breaks growing up,Meanwhile his older sister,Destiny would stay with their father fully before venturing out on her own life.He went to school at Tahlequah Elementary from grades 1st through 8th.He started playing Basketball and Football in 5th grade and stuck with both until he graduated.In 7th grade his basketball team would become Runner Up in Division 1, in the state.In 8th grade his Football would win State in their division which was D1.Jonathan positions in Basketball and Football were,Power Forward in Basketball and Def.Tackle and Middle Linebacker,in Football. Jonathan attended Sequoyah Indian High School after graduating in 8th grade.Jonathan did not play sports in high school because he had no desire to and just went with the flow during his 4 years.While in High School,Jonathan would help his mother out after school as he picked up some part time jobs to help his mother keep a roof under their heads.Jonathan would also find other hobbies through time,such as learning to play the guitar.After graduating he had no plans for college and started working with his father before taking up professional wrestling.In late 2014 Jonathan would lose his mother to natural causes as she had caught Pneumonia,In early 2018 Jonathan would lose his father due to a car accident caused by a reckless driver.His sister Destiny and him keep in small contact with one another being that they drifted apart once she moved away.
Professional wrestling career
JTD would learn the ropes here in be placed in small feuds and matches,but never made it big in the company.He would leave to go venture out other places.
JTD wrestled for various promotions earning a name for himself in the smaller wrestling scenes.His last Indy match was against a former foe of his in Ryan Robinson who was also making a name for himself on the independent scene.He also had various feuds with Allen Ace,Malice Johnson and Titan Gates.
JTD found much success in OAW as he was the first King of The Ring winner,a 2x World Heavyweight Champion and longest reigning champion ever.He was also the first ever OAW Honor Champion which was given to him as he was portrayed as the face of the company.He was also featured in a Reality Show with ex girlfriend/wife Traci Triniti called The Greatest Triniti.
JTD would debut in OAW as a flamboyant character known as Tooty Fruity,but still went by JTD.As the character he never really achieved much as he was not taken seriously and would go back into character development.He would return shortly under a masked gimmick by the name of La Muerte Mistero which is translated to Mystery Death.He would only have one match before creative cancelled on the gimmick and back to development he went.throughout the rest of the year he would be used off and on,but nothing major ever happened.
2012-King of The Ring,Traci Alliance.
JTD would make a big return as he allied himself with Traci Triniti and the both would compete in the King of the Ring and Queen of the Ring tournaments.They would go on to becoming the King and Queen of OAW.The two ruled together and had an interesting feud with Malice Johnson and Traci's Sister Jennifer.After a few months JTD would drop the crown as he wanted more success,he would go on to compete in #1 Contender's spot against two former rivals in Allen Ace and Malice Johnson.Ace and JTD would come up short as Malice won the match.
2013- World Title Run and The Greatest Era
On the 2nd Episode of OAW in 2013 JTD would be put in a vacant World Title match against 5 other top tier competitors.In this match JTD captured his 1st World Title after eliminating the final competitor Shawn Right.JTD would go onto to prove himself as champion as he defended his belt.After a few months JTD would start to count his reign as he was becoming the longest reigning champion.This would boast JTD's ego as he started becoming cocky.He would start calling himself the Greatest since he thought no one could touch him in the company.As this came up the GM started putting him in tougher matches,His 1st big task was Malice Johnson who he would beat in a Falls Count Anywhere match.He would then defend it in OAW's first ever Asylum Match,where he would have to enter first and outlast 5 other guys.He would do this and defeat Shawn Right,along with this he had feuds with OAW Legend Jimmy Jone,Prince Tiki and others.the same person he defeated to win the OAW World Title.On the next Pay Per View he would have a surprise opponent and that opponent would be Titan Gates a well known wrestler from the United Kingdom.JTD would continue to win as his title run became longer almost to a year.At this time Allen Ace would have won the One Chance Briefcase,and with the briefcase Ace could challenge anyone champion he wanted at anytime.At the next King of The Ring Tournament PPV JTD would be defending his belt in the main event against a new face in the "Superstar of Superstars" Joe Superstar.The OAW GM would assign Malice Johnson as a special enforcer in case anything was to happen,since at this time there had been random attacking on the roster.JTD would retain and after the match Malice would attack JTD laying him out.Allen Ace would come down and hit JTD with his finisher the Paycheck.He tells Malice he is cashing in his One Chance Briefcase and pins JTD as Malice counts a fast 3.The two would then Shake hands as they would align themselves with one another.
2014-Allen Ace Feud,OAW GM and Assassins.
After losing the OAW World Title JTD would feud with possibly his biggest rival in Allen Ace.These two would go at it for a few months before finally somewhat ending in a World Title match,in a TLC match.JTD would come soo close to capturing the World Title each time,but Ace always found a way to retain whether it was by distraction,disqualification or count out.The GM would make their next match a TLC,but Ace made a stipulation as well and if JTD did not win he would have to leave OAW.Allen Ace would once win again with the help of Malice Johnson who had been a injured for a short time,but finally returned.JTD would take a break for a couple of months before returning as OAW's new GM.This would not last long as Ace would once again spoil his fun.This would lead to JTD breaking Ace's arm after Ace confronted him during a segment in the ring.JTD would be banned form OAW.This did not stop JTD form coming back as he would start attacking random wrestlers on each show.He would then have some help from Ryan Robinson and an old friend of his White Wolf.Ryan Robinson had just won the World Title,but JTD insisted he burn because OAW is nothing,but a lie.Wolf and Robinson would follow JTD as they started taking over OAW.3 people would step in Malice Johnson,Marko Kabal and Zues.These 3 would go at in an anything goes match at the following PPV.JTD's Team would be victorious in the end and the group would vanish after they left on that night.Ryan Robinson would continue to work for OAW.
2015-OAW Honor Champion,Johnny Howard Feud and Last World Title Run
On Season 3 of OAW,OAW would have a re brand as new people took over the company.on their first episode they had granted a returning JTD who had been away from the company for a while with a new title,the OAW Honor Championship.JTD would defend this title week in and week out againnst many new faces as well as old.JTD at this time would also be a commentator on OAW's Development show, Step Up.He would go on to have a feud with one of the competitors who went by the name "The Eliminator" Johnny Howard.Johnny would attack JTD after a main event form the crowd and would leave JTD a bloody mess.JTD would be gone for a couple weeks before retaliating to Johnny and this would set up a match between the two,where Johnny Howard would get the upset win and shock the world.A couple months later JTD would lose the Honor Championship to Marko Kabal in a 4 way which included Antonio Starr and Johnny Howard.JTD would continue to wrestle at a fan favorite PPV,Open Fight Night where anybody can call out anyone,JTD would issue an open challenge and an old foe Titan Gates would accept.These two would have a fantastic match,but JTD would come up short in the end as Titan would pick up the victory.JTD would later that night capture the World Title by beating Shawn Right and Keith Kareem in an open challenge.JTD would defend the belt for a couple of months and lose it to Ryan Robinson.JTD would announce after that he will be leaving the company to deal with some personal issues.
2016-2017 Return to the Ring
Upon making his return the ring in late 2016, JTD found success as he faced local talent through ought the rest year before being signed under a developmental contract in Cherish The Opportunity (CTO) in the Fortune competition.He would be showcased at his first big event in the pre show as he co main evented with Ricky Duncan, at CTO Redemption.In a losing effort JTD would go on to face another CTO Star in Malachi.Picking up a win against him before being attacke by Eric Rivera.JTD would continue in the Fortune competition as it was now a tournament.He would go against Aaron Silvers and Tiki WIld.He would be eliminated as he was taken out mid match from a vicious assault from Silvers as he attacked him with a baseball bat,leading JTD to be out the rest of the match.JTD would have another opportunity in CTO as he would team with his then opponent,Tiki WIld as they took on Christopher T.Rosa and Kidd Gucci on the debuting episode of Voltage,in a losing effort.JTD would step away from CTO after that to venture on facing new talent since coming back.Months would pass before being tested upon an upcoming star,Will Steele.Will would confront JTD and make a challenge to him at one of the biggest events in wrestling,WrestleVania. The two would having an outstanding match up,where JTD would pick up the win.He would then go on to face Eric Rivera at Arcadia 2 where he would lose to Eric.After his loss he would face Malachi in a 3rd and final bout at Heatstroke where he lost in a strong effort.JTD would continue on with his Fight Night series as he took on new comers and old facessuch as Zodiak, Everette Constinelli,CJ Brians,O'Ryan James and Juan Santos.
2018- Return to Cherish The Opportunity,War Among Us,All or Nothing and Freedom Pro
JTD would make his return back into a CTO ring at the company's Pay Per View,CTO Homecoming where he would be matched up against Freddy Fisher,having an uphill battle with the much larger opponent,in the end JTD would lose in a strong effort to Freddy.Down the line he appear at the War Among Us event in a once in a lifetime match against the very popular Matt Baker,once again giving a good fight,but however coming up the loser.He would go onto another big event,All or Nothing as he would take on new comers Alex Jester,Keith Furenji and former foe Will Steele.In an uncanny battle between the four,JTD will be on the losing end once again,losing to his WrestleVania foe,Will Steele via The Deal Breaker.JTD will be featured on the debuting episode of the newly anticipated brand know as Freedom Pro wrestling as he will be scheduled to take on LeCavlier on July,22th.
Drug Addictions,Disorder and Rehab
JTD's drug addictions started in late 2013 as he had became addicted to Painkillers.His addictions would cause his Divorce with Traci Triniti as Traci could not handle it.JTD said that his last couple years in OAW had not been fun when they should've been.He went to rehab in late September in 2015. While Jonathan was in rehab,he had been diagnosed with Bi Polar Disorder,which he said in his own words "drove him to his addictions and wishes he can control in the future." Since then Jonathan has been having a clean living as he has no needs for an type of medication and has been focusing on bettering himself and his health.
JTD was in a relationship with OAW co worker Traci Triniti in 2013-2014.They started dating after taping their reality show,The Greatest Triniti.Their marriage would end when JTD addictions to prescription medication would take a hold of him and lead their marriage to spiral down.In mid 2014 Traci would file for Divorce
JTD would develop his own style throughout the years which he called Native Style.In an interview JTD described this style."Native Style is a code in which you only protect yourself and harm no one else.Help those in need and do not fall for the greed.When in battle use whatever you have because you're body is a weapon.Native Style is not a choice, it is a way of life."
JTD out of the ring does run a Wrestling School called,The JTDojo.He has trained a few wrestlers including Jessie Smith,AJ Tyler,Delilah Vadoll,Jin Shang,Joy,Sara Silver,Mikiah and others.Also JTD is friends with fellow wrestler, Amera Morgan, they met in the Indy Circuit in 2011 and have been friends on the outside of the ring since.During his time in OAW,JTD went through a rough patch in his life where he battled drug addictions.He would overcome them in late 2015 as he went into rehab for several months.in 2018 he would receive an endorsement deal from Converse also being featured in his own commercial,JTD has his own line of exclusive brand shoes which he takes good pride in as each shoe is dedicated to his people in various designs.Jonathan is avid fan of Music,in his spare time going to concerts and festivals.He is a very big gamer,having a room dedicated to nothing,but gaming well also having a variety of consoles.Jonathan is also very active with his nature side as he enjoys exploring nature in its glory.
- Finishing Moves
- Shogun DDT (Inverted DDT, sometimes preceded by a scoop lift) - 2008-2014; used rarely after
- Ching Ching Bling Bling (Running knee lift followed by a neckbreaker slam) - 2009-2012
- Shotgun/Arrowhead - 2010-2012; used as signature after
- Bullseye! (Running knee strike) (2013-Present)
- Scream Of The Kamama (Double underhook piledriver) - 2016-present; Uses rarely
- Signature Moves
- Bionic elbow
- Broken Arrow (Modified cloverleaf)
- Corkscrew back elbow
- Discus clothesline
- Diving leg drop
- Double knee backbreaker
- Feel The Spirits (Corner stomps with theatrics)
- Final Cut
- Hangman's Neckbreaker
- Inverted Atomic Drop
- J.T.D. Combo (Leg drop,Elbow and Forearm combo)
- Kanunu Splash (Frog Splash)
- Modified Indian Deathlock
- Multiple suplex variations
- Multiple Strike Combos
- Muscle Buster
- Oklahoma Driver (Michinoku Driver)
- Rebound Lariat
- Rolling Stone (Rolling Fireman's Carry,sometime from top rope)
- Running Senton
- Sitout Powerbomb
- Spin Out Powerbomb
- Throwing Saito Suplex
- Entrance Themes
- Bulls on Parade by Rage Against The Machine (2008-2011)
- Now-Staind (2011-2012)
- On Fire- P.O.D. (2012-2014)
- Smooth Sailing- Queens Of The Stone Age (2014-2015)
- Indigenous (Remix) - A Tribe Called RED (2016-present)