Monday, July 22, 2024
Sami Callihan

Sami Callihan

Born:
09/01/1987
,
Bellefontaine, Ohio
Birthname:
Samuel Alton Johnston
Height & Weight:
5'9"
,
210 Ib

Titles Won:

  • Impact Wrestling World Championship
  • CZW Iron Man/New Horror Championship
  • CZW Ultraviolent Underground Championship
  • CZW World Junior Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
  • Chri$ Ca$h Memorial Battle Royal (2008)
  • CZW Best of the Best XI (2012)
  • AAW Heavyweight Championship (3 times)
  • Impact Moment of the Year (2018) destroying Eddie Edwards’ face with a baseball bat
  • Impact Wrestler of the Year (2018)

Sami Callihan is currently signed to Impact Wrestling, where he is one-time Impact World Champion. He also wrestled for Lucha Underground under the ring name Jeremiah Snake, and on the independent circuit. He is the leader of the oVe (Ohio Versus Everything) stable.

He has worked for several independent promotions throughout the United States. He found the most success in Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW) and Major League Wrestling (MLW), but has also wrestled for Dragon Gate USA, Evolve, Ring of Honor, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, Full Impact Pro, and All American Wrestling. In CZW, he held the CZW Iron Man Championship, the CZW Ultraviolent Underground Championship, and the CZW World Junior Heavyweight Championship, and won the 2012 Best of the Best tournament.

He is also known for his stint with WWE from 2013 to 2015, appearing in NXT under the ring name Solomon Crowe. He also runs an independent wrestling promotion called The Wrestling Revolver.

Notable Feuds: w/ oVe vs. LAX, w/ oVe vs. Lucha Brothers, vs. Eddie Edwards, vs. Tommy Dreamer, vs. Tessa Blanchard, vs. Rob Van Dam, vs. Moose, vs. Brian Cage, vs. Trey Miguel, vs. Ken Shamrock vs. Kenny Omega and The Elite

Other Notable Achievements

AIW Tag Team Championship – with Matt Riot

Jeff Peterson Memorial Cup (2010)

IPW World Heavyweight Championship

IPW Junior Heavyweight Championship

IWC Super Indy Championship

Super Indy XI (2012)

JAPW Tag Team Championship – with Chris Dickinson

Maryland Championship Wrestling Shamrock Cup (2011)

NWA Force 1 Heavyweight Championship

PWS Heavyweight Champion

wXw World Tag Team Championship – with Jon Moxley

16 Carat Gold Tournament (2011)