Jake Constantinou (17 July 1990) is a British mixed martial artist and current professional wrestler. Before he entered professional wrestling, Constantinou competed in mixed martial arts, fighting in the Welterweight division.
Mixed martial arts career
Constantinou began fighting as early as age 19 as an amateur. His first known fight was held on 6 June 2009 where he defeated Rob Lau. He went on to compile a 10-3 record in amateur MMA competition as a welterweight. His last amateur fight was held on 9 July at the 2015 IMMAF World Championships, losing to William Starks. He quickly built a reputation as a submission specialist utilizing submissions including Rear Naked Choke holds, Triangle Choke holds and Armbars.
Constantinou made his professional debut on 26 September 2014 for the Golden Ticket Fight Promotions event where he defeated Louis Glismann. He returned on 25 February 2017 at MMAC 2 where he defeated Adam Smith in the first round by submission. He returned on 2 June 2018 at Fight UK, where he defeated Krystian Ostrowski after Ostrowski's doctor ordered the match stopped after 1:33 of the first round. Competing as a professional welterweight, Constantinou compiled a 3-0 undefeated record.
Professional wrestling career
World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE (2018)
Constantinou made his professional wrestling debut in 2018 in the WWE. It was during the 15 May episode of Smackdown Live in London, England, where he lost to former NXT Champion Andrade Almas. Constantinou returned to WWE during its 25 August NXT UK-Tapings where he lost to Tyson T-Bone. On the following night during the 26 August NXT UK-Tapings, Constantinou teamed with Jack Starz in a dark tag match lost to Tucker & Wild Boar.
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