Ryback is an American professional wrestler who is best known for his contribution to the WWE. Besides that, he is also a well known international independent circuit wrestler. With time, he has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 2 million followers, more than 2 million followers on Twitter, and more than 350k followers on YouTube.
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Girlfriend / Spouse
Ryback name has been linked with –
- Large muscular physical appearance
- Shaves his head clean and sports a thick beard.
- Bulbous nose
- His signature move is the boulder-holder.
- Ryback was brought up in Las Vegas, Nevada alongside his sister McKayla.
- He is very close to his mother and father.
- Ryback was 12 years old when he worked as a guest bell ringer at a live “World Wrestling Federation” event.
- He started watching wrestling matches when he was 8 years old.
- His finishing move is called “Shell Shocked.”
- He was nicknamed “Silverback” by his friends when he was a teenager and a childhood friend of his jokingly compared him to the likes of a gorilla.
- During his high school years, Ryback played on his school’s baseball or football. He also played college baseball while he was in college. However, after he sustained a knee injury, he was forced to forfeit 2 seasons.
- While at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, he joined their fitness management program and also spent 2 years of his training to become a wrestler.
- In order to support his training, he worked at the Monte Carlo Hotel and Casino.
- During the start of his professional wrestling career, he was diagnosed with bronchitis and also sustained a rib injury while training for the $1,000,000 Tough Enough event. Despite that, he managed to make it into the top 8 finalists before being voted off and also bagged a contract with Smackdown after impressing them with his performance.
- His wrestling persona is said to be that of meets The Ultimate Warrior meets Rob Van Dam’s tights.
Featured Image By Miguel Discart / / CC BY-SA 2.0
Facts of Ryan Allen Reeves
- Gender Male
- full nameRyan Allen Reeves
- middle nameAllen
- nicknamesThe Big Guy, Ryan Reeves, Ryback, Skip Sheffield, Silverback
- birthplaceLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
- Date of Birth November 10, 1981
- Age 40 years 0 months
- Horoscope Scorpio
- Lucky Number 4
- Lucky Stone Garnet
- Lucky Color Purple
- Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
- net worth$1.5 Million
- professionProfessional Wrestler
- weight132 kg or 291 lbs
- height6 ft 3 in or 190.5 cm
- eye colorBlue
- body type / buildMuscular
- high schoolWestern High School
- sistersMcKayla Reeves