Karrion Kross made a shocking return in the main event of WWE SmackDown this week. He assaulted Drew McIntyre, and put Roman Reigns on notice. Kross appeared on SmackDown with his wife Scarlett Bordeaux. Kross and Scarlett seemed perfect for the main roster when they were on NXT.
Things, however, did not pan out for the couple. Kross was called up without his wife. In addition to this, WWE took away his special entrance and made him wrestle in a horrible costume. Kross was soon released. With Triple H’s ascension to the top, many expected Kross and Scarlett to return to WWE. These expectations were proven true when they came back in an emphatic way in this week’s SmackDown.
Here’s everything you need to know about Karrion Kross.
1. Karrion Kross Age
Karrion Kross debuts under Vince McMahon:
— Loses to Jeff Hardy in under a minute and becomes a Ninja Turtle villain
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— Takes out top contender Drew McIntyre and confronts WWE champion Roman Reigns
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Karrion Kross was born on July 19, 1985 in Denver, Colorado, U.S. As of August 2022, he is 37 years old.
2. Heigh and Weight
Kross is billed at 6’4 (193 cm) in height and 265 lbs (120 kg) in weight.
3. Karrion Kross: List of Championship wins
Kross is a two time NXT Champion. He defeated Keith Lee for his first championship win, but was forced to relinquish it due to a separated shoulder. He won the NXT Championship the second time by defeating Finn Balor. Kross went on to have a long reign in NXT. He was dethroned by Samoa Joe at NXT TakeOver 36.
4. Real name
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Karrion Kross’ real name is Kevin Kesar. He has wrestled under various names such as Kevin Kross, Killer Kross, and The White Rabbit. Killer Kross was his most popular iteration on the indies, where he made name in various promotions such as Impact Wrestling, MLW, etc. When he signed with WWE, his name was changed to Karrion Kross.
5. Career before WWE
Kross wanted to be an actor before he got into professional wrestling. He appeared in some low budget movies, but that was the extent of his success as an actor. He started wrestling, and has been a part of numerous wrestling promotions till now. Kross was a part of the MAD and La Facción Ingobernable factions in AAA.