Karrion Kross

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Full Name Karrion Kross
Age 35 Years Old
Nick Name Karrion Kross
Gender Male
Famous As Wrestler
Birth Date July 19th, 1985
Birth Place New York, United States

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About Karrion Kross

An American professional wrestler Kevin Kesar is professionally known as Karrion Kross. He has currently signed to WWE, NXT brand, where has won a one-time "NXT Champion". Because of a shoulder injury, he is currently on hiatus. He made a debut on 6th September 2006. He was also a member of the MAD and "La Faccion Ingobermable" stables. As the role of "The White Rabbit", he has starred on season four of AAA's American project "Lucha Underground". Kevin Kesar is best known under the ring names Carrion Kross and Killer Kross. As recent news, he vacated the NXT Championship in the opening segment of WWE NXT just days after defeating Keith Lee for his first championship, just a few short months after his debut. He is trained by Glenn Gilbertti. He has also won many awards from his wrestling career, including REVOLVER Championship (1 time), NXT Championship (1 time), MPW Championship (2 times), and many others.

Famous For

  • Being an American professional wrestler.
  • For winning a one-time "NXT Champion".

Karrion Kross vs Bronson Reed

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Early Life of Karrion Kross

Karrion Kross took birth on 19th July 1985 in New York, United States. His real name is Kevin Kesar. Similarly, his nationality is American and ethnicity is American-White. He is from Christianity religion. Kross's star sign is Cancer and race is white. He celebrates his birthday on 19th July of every year and he had celebrated his 35th birthday as of 2020. As a famous wrestler, he has not shared about his family members and education qualifications.

Career of Karrion Kross

  • Karrion Kross kicks off his wrestling career by making his "Global Force Wrestling" debut at the"GFW Amped" taping on 24th July 2015, then he faced Joey Ryan in a losing effort during the "GFW Amped" taping on 21st August.
  • After that, in a three-way number one contenders match for the GFW Global Championship, he fights against Brian Myers and Kongo Kong, which was won by Kong on 23rd October.
  • He has worked multiple dark matches for "Lucha Underground" between 2015 and 2016, and for the promotion, he made his debut by defeating Vinny Massaro in a dark match on 13th December 2015.
  • Then, he returned with a new character called "The White Rabbit" on 11th July 2018.
  • He made his AAA debut at "Rey de Reyes", helping Johnny Mundo on 19th March 2017, and similarly made his ring-debut teaming with Johnny Mundo and Taya on 12th April to defeat Argenis, Ayako Hamada and El Hijo del Fantasma in a No Disqualification six-man tag team match.
  • He returns to AAA, aligning with Juventud Guerrera and Teddy Hart to attack Dr. Wagner Jr. and Hernandez on 20th April 2018.
  • To face Psycho Clown, Cody Rhodes, he teamed with "Los Mercenarios" on 3rd August 2019, but he was defeated at the match. Then he joined Rush's new "La Faccion Ingobernable" stable on 14th December of the following year at "Guerra de Titanes".
  • Karrion made his debut in a backstage segment posing as a police officer, arresting Petey Williams for being the suspected mystery X attacker on 14th June 2018 in the episode of "Impact" and on 5th July he made his in-ring debut defeating Fallah Bahh.
  • For retaining his Impact World Championship against Eddie Edwards, he would help Austin Aries on the 9th August episode of "Impact".
  • He attacked both Impact and his wife Taya Valkyrie after the main event at the Homecoming on 6th January 2019.
  • Furthermore, it was reported that he asked for his release from Impact Wrestling following contract renegotiations on 13th May but was not released at that time.
  • He lost a first blood match to Eddie Edwards on 7th July, where he reportedly refused to do a blade job so they used fake blood instead, and in December Impact Wrestling released him from his contract.
  • As recent news, he vacated the NXT Championship in the opening segment of WWE NXT just days after defeating Keith Lee for his first championship, just a few short months after his debut. 

Karrion Kross being aggressive against the opponent

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Major League Wrestling (2020)

  • On 1st February 2020, he made his debut for Major League Wrestling (MLW) at the Fightland event by defeating Tom Lawlor.
  • In addition, he has appeared on the 16th February 2015 episode of "Raw" and was confirmed that he had signed with WWE on 4th February 2020 at the episode of "WWE Backstage".
  • He has also debuted attacking Ciampa and again made his debut defeating Leon Ruff in a squash match on 6th May at the episode of "NXT".
  • He defeated Keith Lee to win the NXT Championship for the first time at NXT TakeOver: XXX.
  • He has suffered a shoulder injury during the match which was announced by WWE on 23rd August 2020, but on the 26th August episode of "NXT", he had vacated the title. 
  • Furthermore, as a piece of fresh news, he had vacated the NXT Championship in the opening segment of WWE NXT just days after defeating Keith Lee for his first championship, just a few short months after his debut.
  • He was certainly being fast-tracked to WWE superstardom after squashing former NXT champion Tommaso Ciampa in his pay-per-view debut in a one-sided match.
  • He was initially hopeful that the injury wouldn't lead to a long absence but did admit he felt immense pain the second the injury happened: "It felt like a choir of demons screaming inside my shoulder in unison," he told Marc Raimondi of ESPN.com.

Awards and Achievements of Karrion Kross

  • Rising Star Award (2018)
  • FSW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • Impact Year End Awards for One to Watch in 2019 (2018)
  • PWAD Championship (1 time)
  • REVOLVER Championship (1 time)
  • NXT Championship (1 time)
  • MPW Championship (2 times)

Personal Life of Karrion Kross

Reflecting on Karrion Kross's personal life, he is an unmarried guy. But he is in a relationship with Elizabeth Chihaia, who is also a fellow professional wrestler better known by the ring name Scarlett Bordeaux. The couple is in a relationship for a very long time and their relationship is best till now. Elizabeth is also an American professional wrestler, ring announcer, and model, currently signed to WWE, where she performs on the NXT brand under the mononymous ring name Scarlett. Furthermore, talking about Kross's sexual orientation, he is straight.

Karrion Kross with his girlfriend, Elizabeth Chihaia

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Net Worth of Karrion Kross

Karrion Kross is one of the successful and popular wrestlers in America. he has earned a fine amount of money from his career. Moving towards his net worth it is in millions of dollars as of 2020. He also earns a handsome amount is a salary, which is also in millions of dollars per year. Regarding his source of income, it is from a wrestling career. He is satisfied with his earnings and living a standard life. Till now, he has not done any endorsement work yet.

Body Measurement of Karrion Kross

Talking about Karrion's body measurement, he stands at a height of 6 ft 4.5 in (194 cm) and his body weight is around 265 lb (120 kg). He is a handsome guy with a charming smile and an awesome body. He does much fitness works for making his body fit and fine as a wrestler.  His body build is athletic. He is trained by Glenn Gilbertti, who is also an American professional wrestler. He is the guy with the bald head whereas his eyes color is dark brown.