Do you want to know the best WWE high flyers of all time? In this article we are compiling a list of those WWE Superstar, who known for their energetic, athletic, acrobatic in-ring performance. So, just have a glance at this article to know more about these great performers.
10. Ricky The Dragon SteamBoat
Richard Henry Blood Sr. Aka Ricky The Dragon SteamBoat is an American retired wrestler, who was born on February 28, 1953 in West Point, New York, U.S.
He is WWE Hall of Famer (Class of 2009) and also known for his work with National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), American Wrestling Association (AWA) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW). His flying Crossbody is the best flying moves, which gave him a spot in this list.
9. Jimmy Superfly Snuka
James Reiher Snuka/James Wiley Smith, popularly known by his ring name as Jimmy Superfly Snuka is a retired professional wrestler, who was born on May 18, 1943 in Fiji. He is known as the pioneer of high-flying style in the WWE history.
He is a Hall of Famer (Class of 1996) and an inaugural ECW World Heavyweight Champion. Due to his in-ring performance WWE Universe bestowed him with the nickname “Superfly”. He was also awarded as the Best Flying Wrestler in the year 1981.
8. John Morrison
John Morrison is one of the most athletic wrestler in the WWE, who is also regarded as the “Prince of Parkour”. During his match, he uses a perfect combination of his speed, strength, balance and coordination.
His unique in-ring style makes him one of the dynamic performer in the WWE. His reflexes are so sharp that you are not allowed to blink your eyes while watching him.
7. Eddie Gurrero
Eddie Gurrero was one of the most charismatic wrestlers in the WWE history. He was known for his finishing move “Frog Splash” and multiple suplex named as “Three Amigos”. He is WWE Hall of Famer (class of 1996), who was undoubtedly one of the best technical wrestler WWE has ever produced.
6. Evan Bourne
Sixth position on our list of top ten best WWE high flyers is grabbed by the young and athletic wrestler “Evan Bourne”. He is one of the most handsome and athletic wrestlers in WWE.
He is known for his energetic in ring performance and his finisher “Air Bourne” (Shooting Star Press). He is crowned as the best high flyer in the year 2008. If you like to see some of the best athletic stunts, then this wrestler is worth watching for.
5. Kofi Kingston
Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah Aka Kofi Kingston is an American/ Ghanaian professional wrestler, who was born on August 14, 1981 in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana. Currently he is working with the WWE RAW brand as a tag team member of “The New Day” with Xavier Woods and Big E.
This Jamaican Sensation is known for his high moves and energetic in-ring talent. WWE fans just loved his moves in the ring, whether it is Somersault plancha, drop kick, Double Jump, Boom Drop, Double foot stomp and backhand chop, you just name it and this superstar performs it at ease.
4. Sin Cara
The international sensation “Sin Cara” is known for his gymnastic in ring ability. He is one of the most athletic wrestler who is known for his dynamic and innovative in ring moves.
Next on our list is the Mr. Pay Per View, Mr. TNA “Rob Van Dam” Aka RVD. He is the most acrobatic performer in the wrestling history. He is known for some of his best finishing moves like Multiple Rolling Thunder, somersault, standing moonsault, Rolling Body scissors pin, turnbuckle thrust and Five Star Frog Splash.
2. Rey Mysterio
Next on our list is the master of 619, the super duper kid “Rey Mysterio”. He is a 4 time best flying wrestler because of his unbelievable in ring performance. He just did all his stunts with ease. His baseball slide, 619, Mysterio Express, split leg moonsault, springboard moonsault is loved by millions of wrestling fans worldwide.
1. Jeff Hardy
First position on our list of top 10 best WWE high flyers of all time is occupied by The Rainbow-Haired Warrior “Jeff Hardy”. If you are a person, who loved the WWE Attitude Era then surely you’ll going to remember the time when Jeff Hardy Jumps from a great height.
He gave some of the most memorable moments in WWE. His finishing move “High angle senton bomb” truly amazed all the WWE fans worldwide. He is also honored as the best flying wrestler in the year 2000.