Sami Zayn is best known for his ring names Big Larry, Rami Sebei, El Generico, and Steve McFly. Sami Zayn is a professional wrestler whose love for wrestling goes back to his childhood, but he started his wrestling career at the age of 20.
He currently signs with the WWE and performs under the RAW brand. He made his career debut on 14 July 2002 with the International Wrestling Syndicate (IWS). In the early stages of his career, he worked with the Pro Wrestling Guerilla for almost nine years as a supporter and fighter for his team in wrestling.
Before joining the WWE, Zayn performed on the independent circuit under the ring name El Generico and was famous for his iconic slogan “Olé” and the mask he wore from his debut from 2002 to 2013. However, he dropped his mask after signing with WWE. Over the course of his WWE career, he has made a name for himself as a former Slammy Award winner and former NXT champion.
Big Larry’s robust career has also earned him a number of awards in the Pro Wrestling Guerilla (PWG) after winning the World Tag Team Champion five times and the PWG World Champion twice. He is famous for winning the 2011 Battle of Los Angeles and the 2010 Dynamite Duumvirate Tag Team Title Tournament. With these victories, he has been ahead of his contemporaries until today.
He has become a regular face at various tournaments such as Royal Rumble, WWE World Heavyweight Championship, SmackDown, and others and has carved out a niche for himself in the world of wrestling.
He is the winner of the DDT Pro-Wrestling’s KO-D Openweight Championship in Japan and the wXw Unified World Wrestling Championship in Germany. Sami Zayn has also shared the ring with many wrestling elites, including The Undertaker, John Cena, Triple H, Seth Rollin, and others.
The super-skilled wrestler is also a two-time IWS Heavyweight World Champion for the Montreal-based International Wrestling Syndicate (IWS) and the winner of the ROH World Television Championship.
Sami Zayn Biography, Age
Sami Zayn’s real name is Sebei. He was born on June 12, 1984, in Laval, Quebec, Canada, to Syrian parents. He is of Asian-Canadian descent, while his nationality is Canadian. The wrestler’s birth sign is cancer.
Before his birth, exactly in the 1970s, the wrestler’s parents moved from Homs (a town in Western Syria) to Canada, where they eventually got Sami. At present, he still has to tell the world the names of his parents, siblings, and family members. He also has to tell his fans the names of the academic institutions he has visited and when he actually graduated. Details about his childhood and early life are also not available on public platforms.
His Wife – Who Is She?
Over the years, despite his popularity and strong involvement in the world of wrestling, Sami has managed to keep information about his love life private. In fact, he is one of the wrestlers in the WWE who is no longer on the market and is comfortable with their flourishing relationships.
According to online reports, Zayn is married to a beautiful young woman who was simply identified as Deeja. Since the wrestler hardly shares any information about his family with his fans, it is difficult to say exactly who Deeja is, where she was born, who her parents and siblings are, and where they come from. Unfortunately, it is known if Zayn’s wife has any educational qualifications and where she got them from. Also, information about the number of children she was blessed with is not available.
However, we do know that the wrestler and his wife are deeply in love and that they are a perfect match.
His Height – How Tall Is He?
Sami Zayn is loved because of his great personality inside and outside the wrestling ring. Unlike most of his contemporaries, wrestling has won many hearts with his physical appearance and well-formed physique.
In the short time, he has spent in the wrestling world, he has achieved much with his size and wrestling skills, which explains why he is everyone’s favorite.
Zayn’s invoiced weight and height are 96 kg (212 lbs) and 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) respectively, according to information on the Internet.
Other Facts about the Canadian Wrestler
1. Sami Zayn is a Muslim believer
2. The Canadian star is not only good at wrestling, but also at languages. The Zayn star is a trilingual person. He is fluent in French, Arabic, and English.
3. Since July 2017, Sami has raised over 85,000 dollars for the fund – Sami for Syria. He was the person who established the fund to help the less privileged.
4. His sexual orientation is heterosexual. In other words, a skilled wrestler is not gay.
5. The wrestler has rapidly grown net worth, currently estimated at around $400,000.
6. Sami can be found in a variety of social media such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and many others. He reaches his fans mainly through these platforms.
7. In addition to his wrestling career, he is also in love with video games. He made his debut with the game WWE 2K15 and was featured in WWE 2K16, WWE 2K17, and WWE 2K18.
8. Zayn is currently based in Orlando, Florida, United States.
9. During the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, which were held from April 12, 2017, to June 11, 2017, the wrestler’s entry motif was played after each victory of the Edmonton Oilers. The Oilers are a professional ice hockey team from Edmonton.
10. His coaches are Patty the Kid, Jerry Tuite, and Savio Vega.