Roman Reigns

  • Born: 05/25/1985 in Pensacola, Florida
  • Birthname: Roman Reigns
  • Height & Weight: 6'3", 265 Ib
Titles Won:
  • WWE World Heavyweight Championship (3 times)
  • WWE World Heavyweight Championship Tournament (2015)
  • Royal Rumble (2015)
  • WWE Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Seth Rollins
  • FCW Florida Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Mike Dalton

A member of the Anoaʻi family, a renowned Samoan-American wrestling dynasty, Anoaʻi initially forged a career in professional football, having played the sport since high school. He had brief off-season stints with the Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars in 2007. Anoa’i then turned to the Canadian Football League’s Edmonton Eskimos in 2008, playing a season before his release and retirement from football.Anoaʻi then pursued a career in professional wrestling and was signed by WWE in 2010, reporting to their developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling and later NXT.

Reigns made his main roster debut in 2012 together with Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose as part of The Shield. While part of the trio, Reigns was a one-time WWE Tag Team Champion with Rollins. He also equaled the record for most eliminations in a Survivor Series elimination match with four in the 2013 match, and set the record for most eliminations in a Royal Rumble match with 12 at the 2014 match. After moving into singles competition in 2014, Reigns won the 2014 Superstar of the Year Slammy Award and the 2015 Royal Rumble match. He has headlined multiple pay-per-view events for WWE, including WrestleMania 31.

At Survivor Series 2015, Roman Reigns defeated Dean Ambrose in a tournament final to win the vacated WWE World Heavyweight Championship for the first time. Five minutes later he lost the title to Sheamus as he cashed in Money in the Bank. Reigns won the title for a second time by defeating Sheamus on Raw in a Career vs. Title match. After losing the title in the Royal Rumble in 2016, Reigns became #1 contender by defeating Dean Ambrose and Brock Lesnar at Fast Lane.

At Wrestlemania 32, Reigns claimed the title for a third time by defeating Triple H in the main event.

Notable Matches

w/ The Shield vs Ryback, Daniel Bryan, and Kane at TLC 2012

w/ The Shield vs The Wyatt Family at Elimination Chamber 2014

w/ Seth Rollins vs Team Hell No at Extreme Rules 2013

w/ The Shield vs Evolution at Extreme Rules 2014

Royal Rumble 2015

vs Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania XXXI

Notable Feuds

w/ The Shield vs The Wyatt Family

w/ The Shield vs Evolution

w/ The Shield vs CM Punk

vs Randy Orton

vs Seth Rollins

vs Brock Lesnar