Friday, March 1, 2024


Lüneburg, Germany
Katarina Leigh Waters
Height & Weight:
140 Ib

Titles Won:

  • TNA Knockouts Championship (2 times)
  • TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship – with Angelina Love
  • TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship Tournament (2010) – with Angelina Love

She is best known for her time in World Wrestling Entertainment as Katie Lea (Burchill) and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling as Winter. Prior to signing with WWE, she spent many years on the independent circuit, particularly in the Frontier Wrestling Alliance, where she used the ring name Nikita. After signing with WWE, she competed in their former developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling, where she became a two time Women’s Champion before being called up to the main roster.

After being released from WWE in April 2010, Waters joined TNA in August 2010 adopting the new ring name Winter. During her first year in TNA, she managed to win both of the promotion’s women’s championships, first teaming with Angelina Love to win the Knockouts Tag Team Championship in December 2010 and then winning the Knockouts Championship in August 2011.

Notable Feuds: vs. Beth Phoenix, vs. Cherry Pie, vs. Velvet Sky

Wrestlers Managed: Grado, Joe Hendry, Hade Vansen, Paul Burchill, Angelina Love