Nicola Glencross (April 21, 1989) is a Scottish female wrestler best known by her ring name Nikki Storm. As of 2016, she is currently signed to a developmental contract with World Wrestling Entertainment under ring name Nikki Cross.
Before wrestling, Glencross was a cheerleader for the University of Glasgow and also went to dancing school for 13 years and participated in dancing shows, exams and competitions. Throughout high school she also played field hockey, basketball and netball and was also a part of the Athletics Team.
Nicola Glencross began her training in February 2008. She is also a fully qualified personal trainer based in Glasgow. Glencross has wrestled for Top UK Promotions such as the Scottish Wrestling Alliance,Pro Wrestling EVE, Insane Championship Wrestling and All Star Wrestling.
Glencross also joined the TNA Gut Check tryouts held in Nottingham, England during January 2013. Glencross is participating in the TNA British Boot Camp 2, as of October 20, 2014, joining fellow UK finalists Kay Lee Ray, El Ligero, Rampage Brown, Kris Travis, Noam Dar and Mark Andrews.
WWE NXT (2016-present)
During April 2016, Glencross signed with the WWE. She debuted in WWE's NXT program on April 22 under her real name, teaming with Mandy Rose in a tag match won by Aliyah & Liv Morgan. She wrestled most of her early matches during 2016 under her real name before debuting on August 27 as Nikki Cross. She had her first title match on the November 16th edition of NXT, against Ember Moon and defending NXT Women's Champion Asuka, the match's eventual winner.
Glencross is qualified in Fitness Instructing and Personal training. She also holds qualifications in advanced nutrition and advanced anatomy and physiology. She is a fully qualified kettle bells, studio cycling and circuits instructor.
- Finishing moves
- As Nikki Cross
- Swinging fisherman's neckbreaker
- As Nikki Storm
- Eye of the Storm (Double underhook crossface)
- Hail Storm (Diving headbutt)
- Perfect Storm (Samoan driver)
- As Nikki Cross
- Signature moves
- Tornado DDT
- Whiplash neckbreaker, sometimes to an opponent draped on the top turnbuckle
- "The Best in the Galaxy"
- "The White Chocolate Cheesecake of Sports Entertainment"
- Entrance music
Championships and accomplishments
- Pro Wrestling Illustrated
- Pro Wrestling EVE Championship (3 times)