Biography / Wiki
Finn Balor, an Irish professional wrestler, currently competes for WWE’s RAW brand. He is associated with the factions ‘Apollo 55’ and ‘Bullet Club’. Born on July 25, 1981, he is known by his birth name Fergal Devitt. Notably, he holds the distinction of becoming the first wrestler in WWE history to secure a pay-per-view title victory within a mere 27 days after his debut.
In addition to his tenure in WWE, he has competed in various independent wrestling promotions where he held titles such as the RPW British Cruiserweight Champion and the ICW Zero-G Champion. He has achieved an impressive 292-day reign as the Universal Champion and has also held the NXT Championship.
Height / Weight / Age
Finn Balor, a professional wrestler, weighs 86 kilograms (190 pounds) and stands at a billed height of 180 centimeters (5 feet 11 inches), although his actual height is 178 centimeters (5 feet 10 inches). He has captivating blue eyes and brown hair, which he occasionally dyes black. Known for his muscular physique, his measurements include a chest size of 47.5 inches, waist size of 34 inches, and biceps measuring 18 inches. Currently 40 years old, he is soon approaching his 41st birthday.
Finn is believed to have an estimated net worth of around $2 million.
Education / Family
Finn, a native of Bray, Ireland, grew up in a family of five siblings—three brothers and a sister, whose names remain undisclosed. He attended Cronan’s School for his elementary education. During his childhood, Finn developed a passion for football and later made the decision to pursue a career in professional wrestling. His dedication to the sport led him to achieve a first-degree black belt in IBF submission wrestling. Unfortunately, there is no available information regarding his parents.
|Real Name||Fergal Devitt|
|Nickname||Irish Captor, Price of Ireland|
|Birth Place||Bray, County Wicklow|
|Date Of Birth||July 25, 1981|
|Height||In centimeters – 180 cmIn feet inches – 5’11”|
|Weight||In kilograms – 86 kgIn pounds – 190 lbs|
|School||St. Cronan’s School|
|Home Town||Bray, County Wicklow|
|Debut||NXT – 2014RAW – 2016|
|Fathers Name||Not known|
|Mothers Name||Not known|
Career / Fashion And Style
In the year 2000, he embarked on his professional wrestling journey and emerged victorious, claiming the esteemed NWA British Commonwealth Heavyweight Championship. The NWA 57th Anniversary Show in 2005 witnessed his triumph over Dru Onyx. The following year, he inked a deal with New Japan Pro-Wrestling, where he made his much-anticipated debut squaring off against El Samurai.
Back in 2007, an alliance known as “Prince Prince” emerged, capturing the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship. Fast forward to 2014, when this individual inked a deal with WWE and became part of the NXT roster. In a remarkable debut match, they triumphed over Tyson Kidd and Justin Gabriel.
Upon being drafted to RAW, he secured the opportunity to vie for the WWE Universal Championship. Triumphantly, he emerged victorious from a grueling Fatal 4-Way match against Cesaro, Rusev, and Kevin Owens. In recognition of his exceptional talent, he was bestowed the prestigious title of ‘NXT Star of the Year’ in 2015.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More
|Girlfriends||Cathy Kelley (NXT backstage correspondent)|
The list of Finn’s favorite things.
|Favorite Wrestler||Shawn Michaels|
|Favorite Comic Character||Venom|
Some Interesting Facts About Finn Balor
- At the age of 18, he made his professional debut in 2000.
- At the age of 20, he started his own wrestling promotion in Ireland which was affiliated with to well known National Wrestling Alliance.
- Through his promotion, he trained many wrestlers including the present women division star Becky Lynch.
- He was also associated with New Japan Pro Wrestling for 8 years. He formed the renowned ‘Bullet Club’ in Japan.
- He is passionate about art and loves reading comic strips.
- His good friend is Matt Bloom a.k.a. Albert. They both met at New Japan Pro Wrestling.
- Finn became the first champion to the newly devised WWE Universal Championship by defeating Seth Rollins.
- His hobbies are painting and reading comic books.
- His finishing moves are Coup de grace/double diving foot stomp and bloody Sunday/1916.
- He is a huge fan of World of Sport and The British Bulldogs, Rick Rude, Mr. Perfect.