Babatunde Aiyegbusi (May 26, 1988) is a Polish professional wrestler, football player, a Polish representative in this sport, three-time champion and two-time runner-Polish, bronze medalist of the Czech Republic. The former player of the club Minnesota Vikings . Currently it has signed a contract with WWE. He is the son of Nigerian and Polish women.
In April 2016, he joined the system development WWE Performance Center as one of 10 new recruits trainees wrestling.
Aiyegbusi began his career in basketball, which is practiced by about 4 years. In 2005 won the Polish junior basketball playing in the team of Slask Wroclaw. In the 2005/2006 season he played one match for the reserves Silesia competition Division II, also winning the championship this level rozgrywkowego. Because of frequent problems with the crossing of limits fouls he decided to end his career basketball and began to practice football, which for the first time came in 2005 when he took part in the training organized by The Crew Wrocław, and cultivated discipline changed eventually, in 2007 year.
It occurs on the offensive line position. With the team from Wroclaw he won three titles Polish champion (2007, 2011 and 2013 - the first two in the colors of The Crew, the last in the colors of the Giants), two runners-Polish (2009 and 2010 - both of the Crew), as well as the bronze medal in the Czech league ( 2012 Giants colors). In 2013, he was also awarded the title of the best line of the season PLFA. In the same year, he starred in the Polish national team in matches against the Netherlands and Sweden. Appointment to the Polish team also received two years later. In 2014 he played in the German team Dresden Monarchs, which reached the semi-finals of the German Football League . In December 2014 he signed a contract with the Warsaw team Warsaw Eagles.
Babatunde was in 2015 invited to the tests in the University of Texas at San Antonio . Two days later he took part in the test team National Football League Minnesota Vikings and signed a professional contract with it on March 26, 2015. It is the fifth NFL player born in Poland, the first Polish representative in this league, the first Polish player, who has not played in the league before the university, the first football player who went to the NFL playing earlier in PLFA, and the first football player in history who went directly to the NFL Europe league, without the prior games in the NCAA.
In the colors of Vikings played 3 games pre-season. September 5, 2015 the club announced the termination of the player.
Professional wrestling career
WWE NXT (2015-present)
In 2015, he began his career wrestling in the WWE. In 2016 he signed a developmental contract with the federation.
Aiyegbusi made his debut during the September 30, 2016 edition of NXT, participating in a Battle Royal match won by NXT rookie Dan Matha. On the January 14, 2017 edition of NXT, Aiyegbusi won his first singles match, defeating Australian wrestler Chris Atkins. His next victory came on March 24 when he defeated Demitrius Bronson. By June 2017 he compiled a 5-1 win-loss record in singles matches, losing his first match on June 2, to Sawyer Fulton before rebounding with two consecutive victories in their rematches.