Richard Blood Jr. (b. 1987 in Charlotte, NC) is a retired American Professional Wrestler under the name Richie Steamboat. He is, of course, the son of WWE Hall of Famer Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat. He started his career in 2008 in the Carolinas indy scene after training under George South and Harley Race. He has also competed for Pro Wrestling NOAH, for the World Wrestling Council in Puerto Rico and a variety of independent promotions. He was in WWE's developmental program WWE NXT until he was released. He has also used the name Ricky Steamboat Jr. Among his in-ring achievements, while in WWE's FCW program, he was the last wrestler to hold the FCW Florida Heavyweight Title before it was retired and replaced with the WWE NXT Heavyweight Title, a 1x FCW Florida Tag Team Champion with Tyler Black and the FCW 15 Championship, which was contested in 15-minute iron man matches. After an back injury in 2012 he retired from Wrestling.As usual, you can find the basics at The Other Wiki.
"Dragon Jr. Tropes":
- Arch-Enemy: (in WWC): Hiram Tua; (in FCW): Husky Harris, Kassius Ohno
- "Awesome McCool" Name
- Badass Family/Wrestling Family: His father is a wrestler as well, under the name Ricky Steamboat.
- Bash Brothers: Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns pre-The Shield, Bo Dallas
- Finishing Move: Neckbreaker, Sling Blade
- Game-Breaking Injury: A back injury and surgery i 2012 which saw an End to his career.
- It Runs In the Blood: Pun unavoidable.