Rhodes was caught by the referee, resulting in a disqualification for Orton, who attacked Rhodes and DiBiase, who had tried to help Rhodes, after the match.
He has represented his family legacy proudly since his debut in professional wrestling and since his departure from WWE and his last name Cody's been on a rise to the top of pro wrestling. He then successfully defended the title against John Morrison , which was his third successive title defense in six days. He performs under the ring name Cody. Rhodes and Manu accepted Orton's offer for an alliance in the following weeks, and the trio dubbed themselves " The Legacy "; debuting in a two-on-three handicap match against Batista and Triple H.
After motioning that Dolph wanted to combine forces with Cody to eliminate Big Show from the ring, Dolph ambushed Cody and pinned him to become the 1 contender he went on to briefly wrest the title from Edge. The two would tag together for a while but they never recaptured the magic they had as The Brotherhood.
Stardust will be taking the heat. Since then, Cody has tried to recruit a partner for his brother i. We never wanted to team together, but when we did, it was successful.
He and Goldust also entered into the Rumble match itself. Share This. In September, he attacked Christian along with Drew McIntyre after a match, and the duo also attacked Matt Hardy , forming an alliance.
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Cody went on to be victorious against Mysterio at Mania. When Rhodes came back he was sporting a sick new moustache which became his calling card for a while. He has obviously proven WWE wrong at this point and should be seen as someone who could run with a top title if he ever did decide to make a WWE comeback. Runnels left WWE after requesting in May 2016. And we did stuff with The Shield and have [Big] Show involved. Chloe Gilke 02.
Wrestling as simply Cody , they confronted both Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis in the ring during which Brandi took down Maria, driving her out of the ring while Cody battled with Bennett, also driving him out of the ring. Cody Rhodes had a match against Rey Mysterio where Mysterio's knee brace was exposed and he used it to 619 Cody in the face.
But for now, it looks like he'll be enjoying the next portion of his career doing his own thing and cementing his own legacy in professional wrestling. In 2014, Stardust was born when The Brotherhood Cody Rhodes and his real-life brother Goldust were in the middle of a losing streak as a tag team.