(Ernie Bulman aka Ebony Kid)
Doncaster's Ernie Bulman was trained in the early 1970s by Yorkshire wrestler/promoter Cyril Knowles. In the mid 1970s he began wrestling for Cyril and independent promoters of the north. After a couple of years he was signed up by Max Crabtree for Joint Promotions where he sometimes used the name Al Diamond.
(Ebony Kid in action)
His career continued well into the 1990s. The photograph above was taken when Ernie was at the Leeds reunion in 2011, In the second photograph he is in action against Red Brocco,
The Ebony Kid died of cancer in December 2013.
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