A professional wrestler’s costume is important for a number of reasons, completing a gimmick, merchandise and identity.

Some stars get their inspiration from films, comics or even sports teams with hilarious results.

Here are our top 25 wrestling costumes ever.

Junkyard Dog

Junkyard Dog’s trunks had the word “Thump” written on the rear. The combination of lock and chains around his neck, made his attire different from the regular ones making him stand out among his peers.

Honky Tonk Man

Modelling his look on Elvis Presley, Honky Tonk Man wore velour suits and carried a guitar along with him. Although his in-ring work was limited, he was completely committed to his character which ensures he is remembered by the wrestling community.