Rich Swann

  • Born: 02/15/1991 in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Birthname: Richard Allen Swann
  • Height & Weight: 5'8", 200 Ib
Titles Won:
  • Impact Wrestling World Heavyweight Championship
  • TNA World Heavyweight Championship
  • Impact Wrestling X-Division Championship
  • Impact Wrestling Digital Media Championship
  • WWE Cruiserweight Championship

Rich Swann is a former Impact World Champion, TNA World Heavyweight Champion and Impact X Division Champion. He is also known for his time in WWE, where he performed under the name Rich Swann on 205 Live and became WWE Cruiserweight Champion.

Additionally, Swann has competed for promotions such as Full Impact Pro, Evolve, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG), Chikara, Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW), Dragon Gate and Major League Wrestling (MLW). He is a former RevPro British Tag Team Champion, FIP World Heavyweight Champion, FIP Tag Team Champion, Open the United Gate, Open the Owarai Gate and Open the Triangle Gate Champion.

In 2018, Swann signed with Impact Wrestling winning the Impact X Division Championship and later winning the Impact World Championship becoming the second African-American to hold that championship (after Bobby Lashley) and the third African-American world champion in the history of the company after Ron Killings and Bobby Lashley. In 2021, Swann unified the Impact World Championship and the TNA World Heavyweight Championship.

He is married to fellow wrestler Su Yung, and their first son was born in 2022.

Notable Feuds: vs. Eric Young, vs. Sami Callihan, vs. Moose, vs. Kenny Omega

Other Notable Achievements

Open the Owarai Gate Championship

Open the Triangle Gate Championship – with Naruki Doi and Shachihoko Boy

Open the United Gate Championship – with Johnny Gargano

FIP Tag Team Championship – with Roderick Strong

FIP World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

Florida Rumble (2014) – with Caleb Konley

NWA Florida Underground Wrestling/NWA Signature Pro
FUW Flash Championship

RCW Cruiserweight Championship

Undisputed British Tag Team Championship – with Ricochet