Katarina Leigh Waters
Oct 3, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: Katarina Leigh Waters
Weight: 140 lbs.
Date of birth: November 10, 1980
Hometown: Lueneburg, Germany
Pro debut: February 2000
Trained by: NWA-UK Hammerlock
Finishing move: Blood Mist
– Nikita became the first ever queen of chaos, when she won the title during the Queen of Rumble on May 13, 2005.
– During the spring of 2006, Nikita signed a WWE developmental deal.
– On November 1, 2006, Katie Lea defeated Beth Phoenix to become the OVW Women’s champion.
– On December 15, 2006, Katie Lea defeated Phoenix in a “ladder” match in Louisville, KY.
– WWE released Katie Lea on April 22, 2010.
– In October 2010, Katie Lee signed with TNA, and was given the ring name Winter.
– At Hardcore Justice ’11, Winter defeated Mickie James to win the TNA Knockouts title in Orlando, FL.
– With Angela Love in her corner, Winter defeated Mickie James at No Surrender ’11 in Orlando, FL to regain the TNA Knockouts title.
– In September 2012, Winter and TNA parted ways.