Wrestling By The Numbers: Eve Torres
Jan 28, 2013 - by staff
World Wrestling Entertainment has agreed to part ways with former 3-Time WWE Divas Champion Eve Torres. The 28-year-old Boston Massachusetts native asked Vince McMahon for her released a month prior to her last WWE television appearance on the January 14th episode of WWE Raw. Torres stated she wanted to leave to company to further pursue her role as an instructor with the Gracie Women Empowered self-defence program. Eve Torres joined the WWE 6-years ago after winning the 2007 Diva Search Competition. She first spent time training in Florida Championship Wrestling and made her official WWE debut on Smackdown in January of 2008. After stints as a manager and then marquee feuds with the likes of Lay-Cool, Beth Phoenix, Maryse and The Bella Twins, Eve was then used in an on-air administrative role. She was the former Executive Administrator of Raw and Smackdown and was also the Assistant General Manager of Smackdown.
Prior to joining World Wrestling Entertainment Eve Torres had no previous professional wrestling background. While attending the University Of Southern California she worked as an actress/model in television commercials and was also a dancer working for the Southern California Pro League basketball association. During the 2006-2007 season she worked for the Los Angeles Clippers on their Spirit Dance team. She has appeared on numerous television shows including Show Me The Money, The Best Damn Sports Show Period, among others. Eve Torres is currently training with her husband Rener Gracie at the Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Academy and is currently a blue belt practitioner.
Below we look at the professional wrestling career of Eve Torres by the numbers…
World Wrestling Entertainment:
* 16 Matches on WWE Pay-Per-View.
* 5 Matches Managed on WWE Pay-Per-View.
* 7 Events As An Interviewer on WWE Pay-Per-View.
* 89 Matches ( 7th Most All-Time ) on WWE Raw. (First Match: November 3rd 2008 With Mae Young, Mickie James, Candice Michelle, Michelle McCool, Kelly Kelly, Brie Bella & Tiffany Vs Beth Phoenix, Victoria, Jillian Hall, Layla, Maryse, Natalya Neidhart, Katie Lea Burchill & Lena Yada Last Match: January 14th 2013 Vs Kaitlyn)
* 4 Main Event Matches ( 8th Most All-Time ) on WWE Raw. (First Main Event Match: March 22nd 2010 With Gail Kim & Beth Phoenix Vs Michelle McCool, Layla & Maryse Last Main Event Match: July 9th 2012 With Daniel Bryan Vs C.M. Punk & A.J. Lee)
* 18 Matches on WWE Smackdown.
* 2 Matches ( 8th Most All-Time ) on WWE Tribute To The Troops. (First Match: December 13th 2011 With Kelly Kelly, Alicia Fox & Maria Menounos Vs Beth Phoenix, Natalya Neidhart, Brie Bella & Nikki Bella Last Match: December 9th 2012 Vs Layla)
* 11 Matches ( 10th Most All-Time ) on WWE Superstars. (First Match: June 18th 2009 Vs Layla Last Match: September 27th 2012 Vs Layla)
* 5 Main Event Matches ( 6th Most All-Time ) on WWE Superstars. (Last Main Event Match: September 3rd 2009 With J.T.G. & Shad Gaspard Vs D.H. Smith, Tyson Kidd & Natayla Neidhart Last Main Event Match: October 27th 2011 With Kelly Kelly Vs Brie Bella & Nikki Bella)