Magnus (wrestler)

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Born (1986-11-06) 6 November 1986 (age 35)
Docking, Norfolk, England
Lives inTampa, Florida, United States
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Brutus Magnus
Nick Aldis
Sir Brutus Magnus
Billed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Billed fromKing's Lynn, England
Trained byRicky Knight
WAW School
Dropkixx Academy
Frank Rimer
Tony Scarlo
Vince Randell
John Ritchie
John Hall
Harley Race's Wrestling Academy
Frank Rimer

Nick Aldis (born 6 November 1986) is an English professional wrestler. He currently works for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ring name, Magnus. He is a former TNA World Heavyweight Champion and was the first English person to hold the title.

He was also known for being a member of The British Invasion with Doug Williams and Rob Terry.

Before becoming a professional wrestler, he appeared on the British revival of the television show Gladiators. He performed under the stage name Oblivion. Aside from wrestling, he is a co-presenter of Britain's Strongest Man on Challenge TV.

Championships[change | change source]

  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated
    • He was ranked #43 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2012 and 2013.[1][2]
  • Ring Ka King
    • Ring Ka King Heavyweight Championship (one time)[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2012". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  2. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 2013". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  3. "Great Voyage 2012 in Ryogoku ~力皇猛引退セレモニー~". Pro Wrestling Noah (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 2012-08-12. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  4. "Ring ka King: Magnus the new champ thanks to the B-O-double-S". Slam! Sports. Canadian Online Explorer. Retrieved 2013-12-12.[permanent dead link]
  5. "Spoiler: New TNA Champion Crowned". Archived from the original on 2013-12-13. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  6. "Parks' TNA Bound for Glory PPV Report 10/18: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of the pre-game and first hour of the show". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  7. "Caldwell's TNA Against All Odds PPV results 2/12: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of live PPV - Roode-Hardy-Storm-Ray TNA Title main event". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-12-12.
  8. "Result of TNA's Xplosion Championship Challenge". WrestleView. Archived from the original on 2011-08-28. Retrieved 2013-12-12.

Other websites[change | change source]