Colby Lopez (born May 28, 1986) is an American professional wrestler. He wrestles for the WWE. He competes under the ring name Seth Rollins. On March 29, 2015, he won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Rollins is a former member of The Shield and while he was with them, he was a WWE Tag Team Champion with Roman Reigns. Before being called up to the main roster, Rollins wrestled for the WWE's developmental program NXT and was the first NXT Champion.
Rollins at a WWE live event on April 17, 2015
|Born||May 28, 1986|
|Professional wrestling career|
Taj the Destroyer
|Billed height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Billed from||Buffalo, Iowa|
|Trained by||Danny Daniels|
Rollins has also wrestled for Ring of Honor (ROH), where he is a former ROH World Champion and a former two-time ROH World Tag Team Champion with his Jimmy Jacobs. While on the independent circuit, he wrestled under the ring name Tyler Black. Aside from Ring of Honor, he has also competed in Scott County Wrestling, AAW: Professional Wrestling Redefined, Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South, the National Wrestling Alliance, Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, and Wrestling Society X.
Black is also a three-time world champion—the MCPW World Heavyweight Championship once, the FIP World Heavyweight Championship once, and the ROH World Championship once.
- "Tyler Black". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2010-08-09.
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- Alvarez, Bryan (2010-10-01). "FRI UPDATE: Giant weekend schedule, big shows, potential HITC spoiler, ROH star new name, WWE/Foley". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved 2010-10-02.
Tyler Black has debuted in WWE developmental under the name Seth Rollins. Maybe they can have him be the brother of Skag Rollins. Given history in developmental, his name will now probably change another two dozen times before he's called up.
- McNichol, Rob (2010-09-11). "Joining WWE was easy choice". The Sun. Retrieved 2010-09-11.
- "Tyler Black profile". Ring of Honor. Retrieved 2010-04-05.