Apollo Crews, real name Sesugh Uhaa is an American professional WWE Wrestler. Starting his career in 2009, he made his first debut under the ring name of Nation Uhaa. He was signed to WWE in July 2015, and was assigned to developmental brand NXT.Here he was given the ring name of Apollo Crews and he is currently known by this ring name. He made his first debut on WWE’s main roaster in April 2016.The giant wrestler man with the height of 6’ft 1 and weight of 240 ibs ,is known both as high- flyer and a power wrestler.
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General info about Apollo Crews:
Real name: Sesugh Uhaa
Date of birth: August 22, 1987
Age: 28 years
Place of birth: Sacramento, California, U.S
Ring Names: Nation, Uhaa Nation, Apollo Crews
Height: 6ft 1 inches (1.85 meters)
Weight: 260 Ibs (118 kgs)
Trained by: Mr. Hughes
Debut: August 17,2009
Interesting Facts about Apollo Crews:
Real name of Apollo crews is Sesugh Uhaa was born on August 22; 1987.He was born in Sacramento California and raised in Atlanta Gerogia.Since, very beginning he fell in love with professional wrestling. While weight training in high school, he was given the title of “Uhaa Nation” by his couch for being as strong as a nation. He is currently signed to WWE where he performed under the ring name of Apollo Crews.
Professional wrestling career:
Uhaa began his training professional wrestling career in 2009 under Curtis MR. Hughes. He made his first wrestling debut in August 2009 under the name of Uhaa Nation on August 17; 2009.He worked and travelled a lot for small promotions for over a year. Uhaa took part in tryout seminar held by Dragon Gate USA promotion on September 9, 2011.Then he was signed immediately not only by Dragon Gate USA but also by its Parent promotion and close affiliates Evolve and FIP.In the same day, he made his wrestling debut for Dragon Gate and then pay-per-view debut and so on…debuting, defeating and making his name in wrestling world.
On November 30, he made his Japanese debut for Dragon Gate, in an event held by Villainous blood Warriors stable. He defeated kotoka in this match in last 99 seconds and marked himself as a newest member of Villainous Blood Warriors. At the end of 2011 uhaa was given the name of “The best Newcomer of the year” by Dragon Gate USA.Upon his return to United State he made his debut for Evolve and defeated Pinkie Sanchez. Uhaa formed partnership with Tozawa and Shingo Takagi.The three were joined by Masato Yoshino, Ricochet and Shachihoko boy on September 12 to form a new stable. This stable was named as Monster Express On October 6.
,p>Late in 2014, Uhaa took part in WWE tryout Camp where he was offered a developmental contract. On April 6, 2015 Uhaa reported to WWE Performance center, the NXT developmental brand. On April 13, Uhaa was officially announced as part of new class of NXT by WWE in a press. He appeared on May 6th episode of NXT, where he signed an NXT contract in segment with William Regal. This was followed by promotion to his upcoming debut .On August 5, it was announced that Uhaa work with new ring name Apollo Crews in his new televised NXT debut on Aug, 22 at NXT Takeover VI crews. Crews won a battle Royal on October 8 taping of NXT and became #1 contender to NXT championship.