Roman Reigns ( Leati Joseph )
Roman Reigns ( Leati Joseph )
Leati Joseph “Joe” Anoaʻi (conceived May 25, 1985) is an American expert wrestler, previous expert Canadian football player, and an individual from the Anoaʻi family.He is marked to WWE, where he performs under the ring name Roman Reigns on the Raw brand and is the current United States Champion in his first rule.
Subsequent to playing university football for Georgia Tech, Anoaʻi began his expert football vocation with brief off-season stretches with the Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL) in 2007. He then played a full season for the Canadian Football League’s (CFL) Edmonton Eskimos in 2008 preceding his discharge and retirement from football.
Anoaʻi then sought after a vocation in expert wrestling and was marked by WWE in 2010, answering to their formative domain Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW). As Roman Reigns, he made his principle list make a big appearance in November 2012 close by Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose as The Shield. The trio joined together until June 2014, after which Reigns entered singles rivalry. Rules is a three-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion, a one-time WWE Tag Team Champion (with Rollins), the 2015 Royal Rumble victor and the 2014 Superstar of the Year. He likewise tied the WWE record for most ends in a Survivor Series end coordinate with four in the 2013 occasion, and set the record for most ends in a Royal Rumble coordinate with 12 in the 2014 occasion.
Rules has featured various WWE pay-per-sees including WrestleManias 31 and 32, with WWE planning him to be their next “face of the organization” at a certain point. Be that as it may, Reigns’ domination as a world title-pursuing gallant underdog has been set apart by commentators’ objection and overwhelmingly negative group responses.
Anoa’i made his first wander into wrestling in July 2010, when he marked a formative contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and was later allocated to their formative region Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW). He appeared on September 9, 2010, utilizing the ring name Roman Leakee (frequently abbreviated to Leakee), in a misfortune to Richie Steamboat in a singles coordinate. Assist misfortunes to Idol Stevens and Wes Brisco resulted, before he picked up his first win on September 21 over Fahd Rakman. He kept contending in FCW all through the rest of the year, wrestling for the most part in label group matches. On the January 16, 2011, scene of FCW TV, Leakee was a rival in a 30-man Grand Royal, yet was dispensed with. Later in 2011, Leakee shaped a label group with Donny Marlow and the match unsuccessfully tested Calvin Raines and Big E Langston for the FCW Florida Tag Team Championship on July 8.
In 2012, Leakee stuck FCW Florida Heavyweight Champion Leo Kruger amid a label group coordinate on the January 8 scene of FCW TV. On the February 5 scene of FCW TV, he vanquished Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins in a triple danger match to end up distinctly the main contender to the FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship. He neglected to win the title when he lost to then champion Kruger the next week. Leakee later won the FCW Florida Tag Team Championship with Mike Dalton and would drop the titles to CJ Parker and Jason Jordan soon after.
After WWE rebranded FCW to NXT,Anoaʻi, with the new ring name of Roman Reigns, made his introduction on the October 31, 2012 scene of NXT by crushing CJ Parker.After overcoming Chase Donovan two weeks later,Reigns wrestled his keep going match on the December 5 scene of NXT by vanquishing Gavin Reids.
Rules made his primary program TV make a big appearance on November 18, 2012, at the Survivor Series pay-per-see nearby Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins, attacking Ryback amid the triple risk headliner for the WWE Championship, permitting CM Punk to hold the title. The trio pronounced themselves “The Shield” and pledged to rally against “foul play”. They denied working for Punk, yet routinely rose up out of the group to assault Punk’s enemies, including Ryback and WWE Tag Team Champions Team Hell No (Kane and Daniel Bryan). This prompted to a six-man label group Tables, Ladders, and Chairs coordinate at the TLC pay-per-see, in which Reigns, Ambrose, and Rollins vanquished Team Hell No and Ryback in their introduction coordinate. The Shield kept on supporting Punk in January 2013, assaulting both Ryback and The Rock. On the January 28 scene of Raw, it was uncovered that Punk and his supervisor Paul Heyman had been paying The Shield and Brad Maddox to work for them.
The Shield then vaguely finished their relationship with Punk while starting a fight with John Cena, Ryback, and Sheamus that coordinated to a six-man label coordinate on February 17 at Elimination Chamber, which The Shield won. The Shield had their first Raw match the next night, where they picked up accomplishment against Ryback, Sheamus, and Chris Jericho. Sheamus then shaped an organization together with Randy Orton and Big Show to confront the trio at WrestleMania 29, where The Shield rose successful in their first WrestleMania coordinate. The next night on Raw, The Shield endeavored to assault The Undertaker, yet were halted by Team Hell No