Shawn Daivari

American professional wrestler

Shawn Daivari (born April 30, 1984) is an Iranian-American professional wrestler who currently works for Ring of Honor under his name, Shawn Daivari. He has also wrestled for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) as Daivari and for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) as Sheik Abdul Bashir.

Shawn Daivari
Born (1984-04-30) April 30, 1984 (age 36)[1]
Minneapolis, Minnesota[1]
Lives inKaty, Texas
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Daivari
Shawn Daivari[2]
Khosrow Daivari[2]
Raheem Ali Assad[3]
Sheik Abdul Bashir[4]
Billed height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)[2][4]
Billed fromDetroit, Michigan
Minneapolis, Minnesota[5]
Tehran, Iran[4]
Trained byEddie Sharkey[2]
Adnan El Kassey[2]
Tom Prichard[2]


  • American Made Wrestling Entertainment
    • AMWE Light Heavyweight Championship (one time)
  • American Wrestling Federation
    • AWF Championship (one time)
  • American Wrestling Rampage
    • AWR No Limits Championship (one time)
  • Mad Asylum Pro Wrestling
    • MAPW Heavyweight Championship (one time)
  • Midwest Independent Association of Wrestling
    • MIAW Lightweight Championship (one time)
  • NEO-PRO Wrestling
    • NEO-PRO Cruiserweight Championship (one time)


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Official Shawn Daivari Bio". Shawn Retrieved 2007-10-10.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 "Shawn Daivari Profile". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2008-04-01.
  3. "Cagematch profile". Retrieved 2009-09-13.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "TNA Bio". TNA Wrestling. Retrieved 2008-10-13.
  5. "WWE Bio". World Wrestling Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2006-12-30. Retrieved 2008-10-13.