Big E Langston

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Big E Langston

Langston in November 2013
Ring name(s) Big E Langston
Biggie Langston
William Langston
Ettore Ewen
Billed height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Billed weight 290 lb (130 kg)
Born March 1, 1986 (1986-03-01) (age 28)
Tampa, Florida
Billed from Tampa, Florida
Trained by FCW Staff
Debut 2009

Ettore Ewen (born March 1, 1986 in Tampa, Florida) better known by his ring names Big E Langston, is an American professional wrestler, powerlifter and former American football player currently signed to the WWE. He is the current reigning Intercontinental Champion and is in his first reign.

He played college football at the University of Iowa. He is also a National Powerlifting Champion and has set multiple national and state records in the raw division.

Career[change | edit source]

On the December 6th episode of NXT developmental territory, he defeated Seth Rollins to win the NXT Championship. On December 17, 2012, He made his WWE debut when he attacked John Cena after AJ Lee ordered him to.[1] He lost the NXT Championship to Bo Dallas on May 23, 2013.[2]

He would team with Dolph Ziggler and AJ Lee but started a feud with Ziggler after he ended his relationship with AJ on Raw.[3] He had several matches with Ziggler and eventually lost a mixed tag team match with AJ against Ziggler and Kaitlyn at SummerSlam which ended their feud.[4]

On the October 18 episode of SmackDown, he turned face after his match with CM Punk when he helped Punk fending off an attack by Ryback and Curtis Axel.[5]

Langston defeated Curtis Axel on the November 18, 2013 edition of Raw titled Raw Country to win the WWE Intercontinental Championship and his first championship on the WWE's main roster.[6]

Championships[change | edit source]

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Raw results: Ryback wins big, Flair and Dreamer return, and Big E Langston arrives with a vengeance on Slammy night". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2012-12-17/wwe-raw-results-26077585/page-18. Retrieved 2012-12-18.
  2. "JAMES'S WWE NXT REPORT 6/12: Bo Dallas captures NXT Title from Big E., outstanding Generico vs. Cesaro match, Women's Title tournament continues, Wyatts". PWTorch. http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/wwenxtreport/article_71245.shtml#.UnZpvfnrypA. Retrieved 2013-11-3.
  3. "Raw results: Cena chooses his destiny, RVD takes flight and Lesnar returns to punish Punk". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2013-07-15/wwe-raw-results-26131966/page-4. Retrieved 2013-11-3.
  4. "Dolph Ziggler & Kaitlyn def. Big E Langston & Divas Champion AJ Lee". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/summerslam/2013/ziggler-kaitlyn-big-e-aj-26137663. Retrieved 2013-11-3.
  5. "411's WWE Smackdown Report 10.04.13". 411mania. http://www.411mania.com/wrestling/tv_reports/301141/411//s-WWE-Smackdown-Report-10.04.13.htm. Retrieved 2013-11-3.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Intercontinental Championship - Big E Langston (November 18, 2013 - Present)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/intercontinental/big-e-langston. Retrieved 2013-11-18.
  7. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2013". Internet Wrestling Database. http://www.profightdb.com/pwi-500/2013.html. Retrieved 2013-11-18.
  8. "NXT SPOILERS: New champion, The Shield involved, Nash's role, Hall of Famer at next TV taping". PWTorch. http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/WWE_News_3/article_67062.shtml#.Uor5MsTrypA. Retrieved 2013-11-18.

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