The Anoa'i family, originating from American Samoa, is a family of professional wrestlers.Family members have comprised several tag teams and stables within a variety of promotions.Famous members of the family include Rosey, Rikishi, Jamal/Ekmo/Umaga, Yokozuna, Roman Reigns, The Usos, Nia Jax and brothers Afa and Sika Anoa'i, the Wild Samoans Anoa'i would make his initial debut as Kokina in an untelevised match on September 1, 1992 at a WWF Superstars taping in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Wrestling as Kokina, he defeated Ron Neal. This would be the only time that Anoa'i wrestled under his former gimmick. Shortly after he was offered a new gimmick: Yokozuna Yokozuna Mr Sumo Körpergröße 193 cm Kampfgewicht 180 kg - über 300 kg Angekündigt aus Japan Trainiert von Afa Anoaʻi: Debüt 1984 Rodney Agatupu Anoaʻi (* 2. Oktober 1966 in San Francisco, Kalifornien, USA; † 23. Oktober 2000 in Liverpool, England) war ein amerikanischer Wrestler samoanischer Abstammung. Er war hauptsächlich für seine Auftritte in der World Wrestling Federation. Anoa'i, Jr. is the father of the late Rodney Anoa'i, known best under his WWF moniker Yokozuna. Afa and Sika became wrestlers, forming the tag team the Wild Samoans. Afa's Three sons are all wrestlers — Samuel (best known as The Great Samu), Afa Jr. (best known as Manu), Lloyd (best known as L.A. Smooth) and
November 1942 in Samoa) ist ein samoanisch-amerikanischer ehemaliger Wrestler und Wrestlingmanager, inzwischen ein erfolgreicher Wrestlingtrainer und Promoter. Er bildete zusammen mit seinem Bruder Leati Sika Anoaʻi als The Wild Samoans eines der erfolgreichsten Tag Teams des Wrestlingsports Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna) (1966-2000) Matthew Anoa'i (Rosey) (1970-2017) Leati Joseph Joe Anoa'i (römische Herrschaft) Samuel Fatu (Tonga Kid / Tama) Edward Fatu (Umaga / Jamal) (1973-2009) Solofa Fatu Jr. (Rikishi / Fatu) Talisua Fuavai : Dwayne Johnson (Der Felsen) Dany Garcia : Samula Anoa'i (Samu) Afa Anoa'i Jr. (Manu) Bernadette Anoa'i-Shroyer : Lloyd Anoa'i (LA Smooth) Monica Anoa.
wrestling family Anoa'i. Being born into this family, wrestling was very much in his blood since birth. Before coming to WWE, Yokozuna wrestled in Japan as Great Kokina momentarily and also in.. Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna) (1966-2000) Matthew Anoa'i (Rosey) Joe Anoa'i (Roman Reigns) Sam Fatu (Tonga Kid / Tama) Eddie Fatu (Umaga / Jamal) (1973-2009) Solofa Fatu, Jr. (Rikishi / Fatu) Talisua Fuavai: Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Dany Garcia: Samula Anoa'i (Samu) Afa Jr. (Manu) Bernadette Anoa'i: Lloyd Anoa'i (L.A. lisse) Monica Anoa'i: Gary Albright (1963-2000) Trinity Fatu (Naomi) Jonathan. Rodney Agatupu Anoa'i (October 2, 1966 - October 23, 2000) was an American professional wrestler.He was best known for his time with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) where he wrestled under the ring name Yokozuna.The term yokozuna refers to the highest rank in professional sumo wrestling in Japan. Although the Yokozuna character was portrayed as a champion sumo wrestler, Anoa'i had. Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna) pins Hulk Hogan to re-capture the WWF World Heavyweight Championship on June 13, 1993's King of the Ring pay-per-view.[Photo: WWE.com] On the same show, Bret Hart would win the King of the Ring tournament after defeating Razor Ramon in the first round, Mr. Perfect in the second, and Bam Bam Bigelow in the final. Hart put on three mini classics on one night. His.
WWE A historic victory for the Anoa'i. Controversial headline change that tarnished the first major individual coronation of a member of the Anoa'i family, as it is not short in pointing Roman Reigns during the first episode of WWE Icons, dedicated to the figure of Yokozuna. When Rodney won, you could feel the energy and how happy and proud we were for him Monica Anoa'i-Albright is on Facebook. To connect with Monica, sign up for Facebook today. Log In. or. Sign Up. About Monica Anoa'i-Albright. Work. Navy Federal Credit Union. Resolution Specialist · 2007 to present · Pensacola, Florida. Education. Pensacola State College. Milton, Florida. Hamden High School . Class of 1984 · Hamden, Connecticut. Samoana High School. 1980 to 1981 · Utulei.
Yokozuna was a member of the famous Anoa'i Soman dynasty. RELATED: The Tragic Death of WWE Legend The Ultimate Warrior. Yokozuna was born Rodney Anoa'i in 1966 and, as mentioned, was a member of one of the most famous wrestling families of all time. He was originally trained by his uncles, Afa and Sika, better known as the Wild Samoans, who were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2007. Sons of Amituana Anoa'i: Afa. Sika. Grandchildren: Yokozuna. Rikishi. Umaga. Roman Reigns. Rosey. The Tonga Kid. Samu. Manu. L.A. Smooth. The Black Pearl. Great-grandchildren: Jimmy Uso. Jey Uso. Jacob Fatu. Journey Fatu. Lance Anoa'i. Others: Gary Albright (married to Monica Anoa'i, Afa's daughter) Naomi (married to Jimmy Uso) Sean Maluta (nephew of Afa) Superfly Jimmy Snuka (unspecified. Before he was Yokozuna, Rodney Anoa'i was Kokina. This was taken during his debut dark match in WWE (from WWE Network IG) 268 comments. share. save. hide. report. 98% Upvoted. Log in or sign up to leave a comment Log In Sign Up. Sort by. best. View discussions in 1 other community. level 1. Moderator of r/SquaredCircle, speaking officially 21 days ago · Stickied comment Locked. Hello! Our.
Monica Anoa'i : Dzieci : Justin Anoa'i (syn) Keilani Anoa'i (córka) Rodzina : Anoa'i: Kariera profesjonalnego wrestlera: Pseudonimy ringowe : Great Kokina, Giant Kokina, Kokina Anoai, Kokina Maximus, Kokina The Samoan, Yokozuna. Wzrost : 193 cm: Masa ciała : 290 kg: Zapowiadany z : Kraina Wschodzącego Słońca: Trenerzy : Afa Anoaʻi Sr. i Sika Anoaʻi: Multimedia w Wikimedia Commons. Rodney Agatupu Anoa'i: Birthdate: October 02, 1966: Birthplace: San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States: Death: October 23, 2000 (34) Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom Place of Burial: Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles, California, United States: Immediate Family: Son of Afoa Anoa'i, Jr. and Private Father of Private and Private Brother of Private; Private and. Yokozuna (Wrestler) (Weitergeleitet von Rodney_Anoa'i) Rodney Anoaʻi ; Daten Geburt 2. Oktober 1966 San Francisco, Kalifornien Tod 23. Oktober 2000 Liverpool, England Ringname(n) Kokina Maximus Great Kokina Wild Samoan Kokina Yokozuna Mr Sumo. In 1992, Anoa'i was contacted by Vince McMahon who offered Anoa'i with a new gimmick, Yokozuna. The term 'Yokozuna' refers to the highest rank in japanese professional sumo wrestling. Although the Yokozuna character that Vince presented was portrayed as a champion sumo wrestler, Anoa'i had never competed as an actual sumo wrestling. Managed by Mr Fuji, Yokozuna debuted in October 1992, and. Afa's three sons are all wrestlers — Samula (best known as Samu), Afa Jr. (known as Manu) and Lloyd (best known as L.A. Smooth). His daughter Monica Anoa'i is the widow of wrestler Gary Albright. His other daughter Lynn Tovale Anoai is a model and actress. Junior is the father of the late Rodney Anoa'i, known best under his WWF moniker Yokozuna
Anoa'i was the first wrestler of Samoan descent to hold the WWF Championship as well as the first Royal Rumble winner who as a result of a direct stipulation received a world title shot at WrestleMania. He defeated WWE Hall of Famers Bret Hart and Hulk Hogan, in consecutive pay-per-view victories in the main event of WrestleMania IX and the 1993 King of the Ring, to win his two WWF. Anoa'i wurde 1942 in Samoa geboren, doch zog seine Familie schon bald nach San Francisco, Kalifornien.Im Alter von 17 Jahren meldete er sich zum Militärdienst und wurde Mitglied des United States Marine Corps.Nach seinem Austritt aus dem Militär wurde er von Rocky Johnson und Peter Maivia zum Wrestling gebracht und erhielt durch sie sein erstes Training Rodney Agatupu Anoa'i (October 2, 1966 - October 23, 2000) was a professional wrestler. He is best known for wrestling for the World Wrestling Federation under the ring name Yokozuna.He is a member of the famous Anoa'i family, The Rock, Rikishi, Samu, Rosey, Manu, and Umaga were his cousins. He was a two time WWF Champion and two-time Tag Team Champion and also won the 1993 Royal Rumble
Monica Anoa'i Dzieci Justin Anoa'i (syn) Keilani Anoa'i (curka) Rodzina Anoa'i: Kariera profesjonalnego wrestlera: Pseudonimy ringowe Great Kokina, Giant Kokina, Kokina Anoai, Kokina Maximus, Kokina The Samoan, Yokozuna. Wzrost 193 cm: Masa ciała 290 kg: Zapowiadany z Kraina Wshodzącego Słońca: Treneży Afa Anoaʻi Sr. i Sika Anoaʻi: Multimedia w Wikimedia Commons: Yokozuna, właśc. Rodney Agatupu Anoa'i: Nicknames: Yokozuna The Great Kokina : Height: 6' 7¼ (2.01 m) Mini Bio (1) The man who would eventually become known as Yokozuna was born in San Francisco on October 22, 1966. He came from a wrestling family, as his uncles were Afa Anoai and Sika Anoai. He was trained by his uncles and Sam Fatu as a teenager and wrestled in Alabama and the USWA under the name Kokina. Als Yokozuna´s Manager fungierte ab Sofort Mr. Fuji. Sein PPV Debut feierte Yokozuna bei der Survivour Series 1992. Dort konnte er Virgil besiegen. Bei dem Royal Rumble 1993 galt Yokozuna wegen seiner Körpermasse und seinem Gewicht als Favorit. Er konnte in der Tat den Rumble gewinnen. Als letzten Gegner eliminierte er Randy Savage. Somit konnte er sich ein WWF Titelmatch für Wrestlemania 8.
The Anoaʻi family, originating from American Samoa, is a family of professional wrestlers.Family members have comprised several tag teams and stables within a variety of promotions.Famous members of the family include Rikishi, Umaga, Yokozuna, Roman Reigns and The Usos.. Reverend Amituana'i Anoa'i and Peter Maivia were blood brothers, a connection that continued with Afa and Sika, who regard. He was a brother that I could truly call a brother, an Uso, that during the times when I needed help, that Rodney Anoa'i, not Yokozuna, Rodney Anoa'i was there for Junior Fatu
Auch der gemeinsame Cousin Rodney Anoa'i, das berühmte WWE-Hall-of-Fame-Mitglied Yokozuna, schied viel zu früh aus dem Leben. Der 260kg-Koloss starb im Jahr 2000 im Alter von nur 34 Jahren an. The man who would eventually become known as Yokozuna was born in San Francisco on October 22, 1966. He came from a wrestling family, as his uncles were Afa Anoai and Sika Anoai. He was trained by his uncles and Sam Fatu as a teenager and wrestled in Alabama and the USWA under the name Kokina Anoai. He already weighed 400 pounds. In Japan, he would... Structural Info.
Rodney Agatupu Anoa'i Alias: Yokozuna Giant Kokina, Great Kokina, Kokina Anoai, Kokina Maximus: Geboren: 2. Oktober 1966 Gestorben: 23. Oktober 2000 Aus: Japan Größe: 198 cm Gewicht: 272 kg Finisher: Banzai Dro . In addition to his career highlights such as winning the WWE Championship on two occasions, Yokozuna was also heralded as a great human being behind the scenes. An example of this for shared by Savio Vega when he recalled a story of Yokozuna standing up for him.
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