Nicola GlencrossD.O.B: April 21, 1989
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Trained By: Damian O’Connor, Robbie Brookside, Fergal Devitt, Johnny Kidd, Paul Tracey
Nicola Glencross is a professional wrestler, currently working for WWE, in their developmental territory NXT, under the ring name Nikki Cross. She is a part of the SAnitY stable, alongside Eric Young, Sawyer Fulton and Alexander Wolfe.
Before her arrival in NXT, Glencross had made a name for herself on the independent circuit, under the name Nikki Storm.
Nikki was born in Glasgow, Scotland. Before she became a professional wrestler, she was a keen dancer and attended dancing school for thirteen years, as well as participating in shows, exams and competitions. She was very athletic growing up and played field hockey, netball, baseball and was a part of her high school’s athletics team. She attended the University of Glasgow and was a cheerleader there.
She is a qualified Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer, she also holds qualifications in advanced nutrition, anatomy ans physiology.
Professional Wrestling Career
Independent Circuit (2008-2015)
She has since gone on to work for some of the UK’s top promotions, such as Insane Championship Wrestling, the Scottish Wrestling Alliance, All-Star Wrestling and Pro Wrestling: EVE. She has held the Pro Wrestling: EVE championship on three separate occasions. Her latest reign coming to an end on March 20, in Hackney London at Pro Wrestling: EVE ‘Let’s Make History’, when she was defeated by Rhia O’Reilly in a best 2-out-of-3 falls match.
In 2014, Nikki Storm participated in TNA’s British Bootcamp 2, but was unsuccessful, missing out just before the final six stage.
Nikki Storm took part in TNA’s British Boot Camp 2, however she failed to win.
In autumn 2015, Glencross had a tryout with WWE in London.
In April 2016, it was announced that she was one of ten new signings by WWE, who had begun training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.
She made her debut for NXT during a live event on April 22. It was later announced that her new ring-name would be Nikki Cross.