Wrestling By The Numbers: Katarina ‘Winter’ Waters
TNA Wrestling has parted ways with knockout Katarina ‘Winter’ Waters after her 2-year contract with the organization expired and the two sides didn’t come to terms on a new deal. The 31-year-old Luneberg Germany native had a successful stint with TNA becoming a 2-Time TNA Knockouts Champion and a 1-Time TNA Knockouts Tag-Team Champion with partner Angelina Love. Waters was first granted her release from the organization in July but her contractual obligations just recently expired on September 6th. Katarina Waters is a veteran female performer who has competed in professional wrestling for the past 12-years.
In addition to being known as Winter, she has also used the names Katie Lea Burchill, Katarina, Kat Waters, Nikita, Kat La Noir and The Beautiful Nightmare. Waters first debuted back in February of 2000 after having been trained by Alex Shane, Jon Ryan, Mark Sloan and staff at Ohio Valley Wrestling. She started her career competing in the Frontier Wrestling Alliance, then moved on to various independent organizations and toured in Europe. She was signed by World Wrestling Entertainment in August of 2006 and spent her first 2-years in the company’s developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling. There Waters became a 2-Time OVW Women’s Champion feuding over the championship with Beth Phoenix. She spent 2-years on the WWE’s main roster prior to her release and is best remembered as Paul Burchill’s valet and in-character sister.
Below we look at the professional wrestling career of Katarina ‘Winter’ Waters by the numbers…
* 4 Matches on TNA Pay-Per-View.
* 1 Match Managed on TNA Pay-Per-View.
* 23 Matches on TNA Impact Wrestling.
* 2 Main Event Matches on TNA Impact Wrestling.
World Wrestling Entertainment:
* 2 Matches on WWE Pay-Per-View.
* 19 Matches on WWE Raw.
* 1 Main Event Match on WWE Raw.
* 3 Matches ( 7th Most All-Time ) on WWE ECW On Syfy. (First Match: January 6th 2009 Vs Alicia Fox Last Match: July 7th 2009 Vs Nikki Bella)
* 6 Matches on WWE Superstars.
* 1 Match on WWE Heat.
Ring Of Honor Wrestling:
* 1 Match on ROH Home Video Releases.