Magnus (wrestler)

British professional wrestler

Nicholas "Nick" Aldis (born 6 November 1986) is an English professional wrestler. He currently works for WWE as an on-screen general manager for the SmackDown brand.

Nick Aldis
Aldis in 2013
Birth nameNicholas Aldis
Born (1986-11-06) 6 November 1986 (age 37)
Docking, Norfolk, England
Spouse(s)
Mickie James (m. 2015)
Children1
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Brutus Magnus[1][2]
Magnus[3]
Nick Aldis[1]
Sir Brutus Magnus[4]
Billed height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)[5]
Billed weight242 lb (110 kg)[5]
Billed fromKing's Lynn, England[1][2]
Trained byDropkixx Academy[6]
Frank Rimer[5]
Harley Race's Wrestling Academy[7]
John Hall[6]
John Ritchie[6]
Ricky Knight[6]
Tony Scarlo[6]
Vince Randell[6]
WAW School[6]
Debut17 December 2004

Aldis is also known for his time in the National Wrestling Alliance, where he is a two-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion, and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), where he competed under the ring name Magnus. He is a former TNA World Heavyweight Champion and was the first Englishman to hold the title. He was also known for being a member of The British Invasion with Doug Williams and Rob Terry.

Before becoming a professional wrestler, he appeared on the British revival of the television show Gladiators. He performed under the stage name Oblivion. Aside from wrestling, he was a co-presenter of Britain's Strongest Man on Challenge TV.

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References

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Nick Aldis". Online World of Wrestling.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "TNA profile". Archived from the original on 14 September 2013. Retrieved 20 December 2019.
  3. Keller, Wade (21 March 2010). "TNA DESTINATION X RESULTS 3/21: Keller's live ongoing "virtual time" PPV report". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 22 March 2010.
  4. Kapur, Bob (6 February 2012). "Matt Morgan wins Ring ka King Championship". Slam! Sports. Canadian Online Explorer. Archived from the original on 13 January 2016. Retrieved 6 February 2012.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 "Nick Aldis « Wrestlers Database « Cagematch – The Internet Wrestling Database". www.cagematch.net. Retrieved 20 December 2019.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 6.5 6.6 "Nick Aldis Profile". BritWres.com. Archived from the original on 30 December 2006. Retrieved 20 December 2019.
  7. "Norfolk wrestler's American dream". www.bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 20 December 2019.
  8. "CWI The Return of CWI Wrestling". CageMatch.net. Retrieved 8 April 2023.
  9. "DW WrestleWeen". CageMatch.net. Retrieved 8 April 2023.
  10. Kreikenbohm, Philip (23 October 2015). "GFW Global Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  11. Kreikenbohm, Philip (23 October 2015). "GFW Global Championship Tournament (2015)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 6 August 2021.
  12. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated Awards". PWI-Online.com. Archived from the original on 21 January 2016. Retrieved 2 March 2019.
  13. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2014". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2 December 2014.
  14. Kreikenbohm, Philip (9 December 2017). "NWA World Heavyweight Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  15. ブラザー・レイ/ ブラザー・ディーボン. njpw.co.jp
  16. Kreikenbohm, Philip (21 July 2009). "IWGP Tag Team Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  17. Kreikenbohm, Philip (14 October 2017). "NAWA Texas Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  18. Kreikenbohm, Philip (22 July 2012). "GHC Tag Team Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  19. Kapur, Bob (7 March 2012). "Ring ka King: Magnus the new champ thanks to the B-O-double-S". SLAM! Wrestler. Canadian Online Explorer. Archived from the original on January 15, 2013. Retrieved 8 March 2012.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  20. Kreikenbohm, Philip (21 December 2011). "RKK World Heavyweight Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  21. "Ring Ka King #18". Retrieved 8 August 2023.
  22. "SAW Contest Of Champions: Where Heroes Gather". CageMatch.net. Retrieved 8 April 2023.
  23. Kreikenbohm, Philip (3 December 2013). "TNA World Heavyweight Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  24. Kreikenbohm, Philip (18 October 2009). "TNA World Tag Team Championship". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  25. TNA Impact Wrestling Results: Knockout Fired, MVP & Lashley Brawl In The Street, More. WrestlingInc.com (23 January 2015). Retrieved on 25 September 2015.
  26. Kreikenbohm, Philip (23 January 2015). "Feast or Fired (2015)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  27. Kreikenbohm, Philip (13 February 2015). "Global Impact Tournament (2015)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  28. Kreikenbohm, Philip (27 July 2010). "TNA World Tag Team Championship No. 1 Contenders Tournament (2010)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  29. Magnus Crowned New TNA World Heavyweight Champion. Wrestlezone (3 December 2013). Retrieved on 25 September 2015.
  30. Kreikenbohm, Philip (3 December 2013). "TNA World Heavyweight Championship Tournament (2013)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  31. Kreikenbohm, Philip (14 December 2011). "Wild Card Tournament (2011)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.
  32. Kreikenbohm, Philip (9 August 2011). "Xplosion Championship Challenge (2011)". Cagematch - The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 23 November 2020.

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