Nicola Glencross is a 32-year-old professional wrestler from Glasgow, Scotland. She is currently signed with the WWE and performs on the RAW brand. Her ring name is Nikki Cross.
Glencross began training for her wrestling career in September 2008 at the Scottish Wrestling Alliance. She made her debut for the promotion using the ring name, Nikki Storm. From 2010 to 2015, Glencross wrestled for various promotions including Insane Championship Wrestling, Pro-Wrestling EVE, Stardom, Shimmer Women Atheletes, Shine Wrestling and Women Superstars Uncensored.
She also wrestled for Global Force Wrestling (GFW), Absolute Intense Wrestling (AIW), World Wide Wrestling League (W3L), Queens of Combat, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and World Xtreme Wrestling.
Nikki Cross’s WWE Tryout
In the fall of 2015, Glencross received a tryout for WWE in London and in 2016, she was one of the 10 prospective wrestlers signed to train at the company’s WWE Performance Center in Florida. She made her made her television debut in August in a six-woman tag team match along with Carmela and Liv Morgan defeating Daria Berenato, Mandy Rose, and Alexa Bliss.
Nikki Cross made her main roster on November 6, 2018 on an episode of SmackDown that was filmed in Manchester, England.
Nikki Cross Drafted to RAW
In January 2019, she was moved to the RAW roster making her debut in a tag team with Bayley and Natalya against the Riott Squad. Later that year, Cross teamed up with Alexa Bliss and together they won the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships in August on an episode of RAW. Their reign as tag team champions lasted 62 days before losing the titles to the Kabuki Warriors at Hell in a Cell.
In the 2019 WWE draft, Nikki Cross remained on RAW but was later traded to SmackDown along with Alexa Bliss. Cross and Bliss defeated the Kabuki Warriors at WrestleMania 36 and won the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships a second time. On June 5, 2020, Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross lost the titles to Bayley and Sasha Banks.
Nikki Cross was drafted to Monday Night RAW at the 2020 WWE draft in October 2020.
Career Championships and Accomplishments
- Pro-Wrestling: EVE
- Pro-Wrestling: EVE Championship (3 times)
- World Wide Wrestling League
- W3L Women’s Championship (1 time)
- World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)
- WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship (2 times)