Taynara Melo de Carvalho (June 9, 1995) is a female Brazilian professional wrestler signed to WWE in its developmental brand WWE NXT as Taynara Conti. She participated in the WWE Mae Young Classic 2017.
Carvalho joined the WWE and was assigned to its developmental program NXT. She debuted as Taynara Melo, on May 13 in a Battle Royal for the No. 1 Contendership to the NXT Women's title. She wrestled her first singles match on July 6, where she was defeated by Lacey Evans. On July 13, she took part in the WWE Mae Young Classic where she was eliminated in the first round by Lacey Evans.
Carvalho is a multi-level martial artist holding a Black Belt in Judo and a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
- Finishing moves
- Cross armbar, sometimes while jumping from the top rope
- Signature moves
- Over the shoulder arm drag
- Swinging side slam
- Entrance themes
- "Show 'Em Who I Am" by Extreme Music (NXT)
|WWE Mae Young Classic 2017 contestants|
Abbey Laith • Ayesha Ray • Bianca Belair • Candice LeRae • Dakota Kai • Jazzy Gabert • Kairi Sane • Kavita Devi • Kay Lee Ray • Lacey Evans • Marti Belle • Mercedes Martinez • Mia Yim • Miranda Salinas • Nicole Savoy • Piper Niven • Princesa Sugehit • Rachel Evers • Reina Gonzales • Renee Michelle • Rhea Ripley • Sage Beckett • Santana Garrett • Sarah Logan • Serena Deeb • Shayna Baszler • Taynara Conti • Tessa Blanchard • Toni Storm • Vanessa Borne • Xia Li • Zeda