Sanjana George WWE has been the natural course for MMA artists as we have seen many superstars come from the Mixed Martial Arts background. In the current roster, the likes of Shayna Baysler, Matt Riddle, Ronda Rousey, Bobby Lashley have all had experience in the MMA ring. They are known for their prowess on the matt and their strikes and holds which usually are too good for the average wrestler.
WWE recently announced the signing of India’s MMA fighter Sanjana George to the WWE Performance Center. This is huge as this is the first time an Indian wrestler who has technical prowess get into the WWE. In this article, lets get to know more about India’s wonder girl
Sanjana George is just 26 years of age and has been pursuing the MMA format from the age of 17. She was introduced to kickboxing and has since taken this up. She has grown up in a family where her father was a WWE fan and this signing to WWE is definitely a dream come true for her. She has for a very long time cited The Rock and Ronda Rousey as her idol. She has never wrestled so this is going to be new for here and if things go well for her it is going to definitely be a big breakthrough for the Indian Wrestling community
Little is known about her personal life but through her Instagram, it is evident that she has a lot of fun with her workouts and her diets. Her pets are her unwind and she is already in Orlando enjoying her time being trained. She is in great shape and works hard to get ring ready.
The recently released Kavita Devi and Sareena Sandhu have represented the Indian female contingent in WWE. Sanjana is young and has a long way to go but you could see her in an NXT ring soon. NXT women’s division is stacked and if Sanjana can be a part of it, its going to be fun to watch her compete with the likes of Io Shirai, Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzales
This girl from Kottayam in Kerala is hopefully going to be a part of the women’s evolution in the WWE. She could be the first Indian woman to become the NXT Women’s Champion someday.