Nikki Cross
FULL NAME   Nicola Glencross
BORN   April 21, 1989
HEIGHT   5 ft 2 in
NATIONALITY   Scotland
RELATION(S)   Killian Dain (m. 2019)

About

Nicola Glencross or as she is popularly known as Nikki Cross is a Scottish female professional who is wrestler currently signed to WWE on its Raw brand. Nikki was born on 21 April 1989 at Glasgow Scotland. Before joining WWE in 2016, Nikki was an independent wrestler in the United Kingdom and Europe. During her independent days she performed under the ring name Nikki Storm.

Professional Career

Nicola Glencross started to train in February 2008. She got certified and is a qualified personal trainer based in Glasgow. Glencross has wrestled several different Wrestling promotions such as:
Scottish Wrestling Alliance
Pro Wrestling EVE
Insane Championship Wrestling
All Star Wrestling.

Glencross stepped into the ring for the first time at around the age of 19. She made her pro wrestling debut at the Scottish Wrestling Alliance on September 20, 2008 as Nikki Storm. She also wrestled for the Scottish School Of Wrestling. At the SSW, she became the first-ever SSW Diamonds Champion.

When she first came to the USA she fought at the:
Intense Wrestling
Global Force Wrestling
Vicious Outcast Wrestling
SHIMMER Women Athletes
SHINE Wrestling
Carolina Wrestling Federation Mid-Atlantic
Women Superstars Uncensored
Queens of Combat.

She also has wrestled in Germany for the Westside Xtreme Wrestling. In Japan for World Wonder Ring Stardom and the Japanese Women Pro-Wrestling Project.

Nikki Cross

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling / TNA (2014)

Glencross signed up for TNA Gut Check tryouts held in Nottingham, England in January 2013. She then participated in the TNA British Boot Camp 2, as of October 20, 2014. She competed with the likes of Kay Lee Ray, El Ligero, Rampage Brown, Kris Travis, Noam Dar and Mark Andrews. The competition was eventually won by Andrews.

World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE

NXT (2016-2018)

Glencross signed with the WWE in April, 2016. She made her WWE's NXT debut on April 22 under her real name. At NXT Nikki had her first feud with Asuka, during her early days. She was never really able to dominate Asuka though.

Main roster (2018–present)

Cross made her debut at the Main WWE Roster in the 6 November 2018, against WWE SmackDown Women's Champion Becky Lynch after she accepted the open challenge issued by the Lynch but was unable to defeat her. On 17 December episode of Raw, Cross was announced as one of the six NXT superstars that are about to be moved to the main roster supposedly to "shake things up".

Nikki Cross

Championships and Accomplishments

Pro Wrestling EVE

Pro Wrestling EVE Championship (3 times)

Pro Wrestling Illustrated

PWI ranked her #32 in the 2014 PWI Top 50 Females
PWI ranked her #39 in the 2015 PWI Top 50 Females

World Wide Wrestling League

W3L Women's Championship (1 time)

Nicknames

Nicola Glencross
Nicola Storm
Nikki Cross
Nikki Glencross
Nikki Storm

Theme Music

"Larger than Life" by Backstreet Boys (Independent circuit)
"Controlled Chaos" by CFO$ (NXT; October 12, 2016–present; used as a member of SAnitY)
"Glasgow Cross" by CFO$ (NXT; June 28, 2017–present)

Signature Moves

Tornado DDT
Running Bulldog

Finishing Moves

As Nikki Cross

The Purge (Swinging Fisherman's Neckbreaker)
Elevated Whiplash

As Nikki Storm

Eye of the Storm (Double underhook crossface)
Hail Storm (Diving headbutt)
Perfect Storm (Samoan driver)

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