Mar 6, 2010 - by Jamie Cruickshank
Real name: Sarona Snuka
Weight: 140 lbs.
Date of birth:
From: Vancouver, WA
Pro debut: September 26, 2009
Trained by: FCW
Finishing move: Superfly Splash
– WWE signed Snuka, the daughter of WWE hall of famer Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, to a developmental deal.
– Snuka debuted on the May 25, 2010 edition of “Raw,” managing Rikishi’s sons the Uso’s.
– Tamina was drafted to the Smackdown roster on April 26, 2011 during the WWE supplemental draft.
– Layla, Kaitlyn, and Tamina Snuka defeated Beth Phoenix, Natalya, and Eve Torres at the 2012 Money in the Bank.
– In May 2013, Tamina entered the NXT Womens Title Tournament, but was defeated in the first round by eventual tournament winner Paige.
– At WrestleMania XXX, Tamina competed in the 14-Diva “Vickie Guerrero Invitational” match for the WWE Divas Championship but was unsuccessful in capturing the title.
– On April 15, 2014, Tamina won a 10-Diva Battle Royal to become Number 1 Contender to the WWE Divas Title, but lost her title match to Paige.
– In June 2014, Tamina suffered a serious knee injury and was ruled out for the rest of the year.
– On May 4, Naomi debuted Tamina as her ‘bodyguard.’
– At Payback ’15, Naomi & Tamina defeated The Bella Twins.
– On July 13, Naomi formed Team BAD (Beautiful and Dangerous) alongside Tamina and the debuting Sasha Banks. The trio commenced a 3-way feud with Team Bella (Nikki, Brie & Alicia Fox) and Paige, Charlotte & Becky Lynch.