Shayna Andrea Baszler is an American professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S. She is also known as ‘The Queen of Spades’ and one of the true pioneers of women’s MMA, as well as a member of the MMA Four Horsewomen faction alongside the likes of Ronda Rousey. Currently, she signed to WWE performing on the NXT Brand. Josh Barnett former UFC fighter trained Baszler. In 2006, she had her first professional fight and gained fame and nationwide attention in the following years for the use of her hammerlock submission set-up while on her back and a set-up which she has used to submit several opponents, including Roxanne Modafferi. In 2013, Baszler was signed by the UFC to participate as a part of the reality television series ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ under Ronda Rousey.
Shayna Baszler Achievements
- Shayna had two professional bouts (0-2) there beside the series.
- In fact, in 2015, she was granted her release by the UFC and started her wrestling career the same year, again trained by Josh Barnett.
- Baszler has an overall MMA record of 15 wins and 11 losses, with 13 wins by submission.
Shayna Baszler Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements
- As of 2020, Shayna Baszler age is 39 years old.
- She stands on a height of 5 feet 7 inches tall.
- She weighs around 62 Kg or 136 lbs.
- She billed from Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
- She has black hair and has black eyes.
- Her body measurements are 29-32-37 inches.
- She is very fit and bold in her appearance.
Shayna Baszler Wiki/ Bio
|Birth Name||Shayna Andrea Baszler|
|Nick Name/ Stage Name||"The Queen of Spades"|
|Birth Date||August 8, 1980|
|Age||39 years old (As of 2020)|
|Birthplace/ Hometown||Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Height/ Tall||In centimeters- 170 cm
In meters- 1.70 m
In feet inches- 5'7'
|Weight||In kilograms- 62 kg
In pounds- 136 lbs
|Waist Size||32 inches|
|Hip Size||37 inches|
|Bra Cup Size||33 DD|
|Shoe Size||9 (US)|
|Body Build||Fit & Healthy|
|Parents||Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known
Sister: Not Known
|Previous Dating||Not Known|
|College/ University||MidAmerica Nazarene University|
|Professional Wrestling Career|
|Ring name(s)||Shayna Baszler|
|Billed from||Sioux Falls, South Dakota|
|Trained by||1. Josh Barnett
2. Mercedes Martinez
3. WWE Performance Center
|Mixed martial arts career||1. Bantamweight
|Mixed Martial Arts Record|
|Mixed martial arts record||Total: (26)
|Wins||By knockout: 1
By submission: 13
By decision: 1
Total: 15 Wins
|Losses||By knockout: 6
By submission: 2
By decision: 3
Total: 11 Losses
|Net Worth||$100,000 - $1 M USD (As of 2020)|
|Social Media Links||Instagram, Facebook, Twitter|
Shayna Baszler Spouse & Relationships
- Shayna Baszler is probably single because she revealed nothing about her personal love life.
- From always she is very focused on her wrestling career.
- Her any kind of dating affairs or history is not available on internet or under her wiki page as well.
Shayna Baszler Career
Shayna Baszler Martial Arts Background and Persona
- Baszler began incorporating Catch Wrestling into her MMA training.
- On June 3, 2006, Baszler faced Amanda Buckner at MFC: USA vs. Russia 3.
- She lost the fight by TKO in the third round.
- After this, On March 10, 2007, she faced Samantha Anderson at NFF: The Breakout and won the fight by kimura submission in the first round.
- On July 27, 2007, Baszler debuted for EliteXC at a ShoXC event.
- On July 26, 2008, Baszler next faced Cris Cyborg on CBS television at EliteXC: Unfinished Business.
- On June 19, 2009, Baszler debuted for Strikeforce at Strikeforce Challengers: Villasenor vs. Cyborg.
- On January 30, 2010, in Shawnee, Oklahoma, Baszler entered the Freestyle Cage Fighting Women’s Bantamweight Grand Prix at FCF 39.
- On October 6, 2012, Baszler faced Sarah D’Alelio at Invicta FC 3: Penne vs. Sugiyama.
- On March 21, 2015 at UFC Fight Night 62, Baszler faced Amanda Nunes and lost the fight via TKO in the first round after taking multiple leg kicks.
Shayna Baszler Professional Wrestling Career
- At Ring of Honor’s 13th Anniversary Show, Baszler accompanied reDRagon to the ring for their ROH World Tag Team Championship defense, in 2015.
- Baszler worked two events for Japanese promotion World Wonder Ring Stardom, during their American tour in Covina, California, in 2015.
- In April 2016, Baszler debuted for Absolute Intense Wrestling (AIW), losing to Mia Yim.
- Baszler made her debut for Shimmer Women Athletes at Volume 81, defeating Rhia O’Reilly, in 2016.
- Baszler entered WWE’s Mae Young Classic, defeating Zeda in the first round, in July 2017.
- Shayna Baszler earned the Female Competitor Award in NXT.
- Baszler made her WWE video game debut as a playable character in WWE 2019 and returned for WWE 2020.
Shayna Baszler Early Life, Family & Education
- Baszler was born on August 8, 1980 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S.
- She raised with the daughter of Skip and Margaret Baszler.
- Her father is of German descent and mother belongs to Chinese descent.
- As per her education, before her martial arts training, she majored in religion at MidAmerica Nazarene University in Kansas.
- Baszler is also a coach for the South Dakota-based roller derby team, the Sioux Falls Roller Dollz.
- She is a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Net Worth of Shayna Baszler
- As of Shayna Baszler net worth, it is estimated around $100,000 – $1M USD.
- Her primary source of income is her WWE career.
- She is a very famed personality and also made face for several brands and makes decent amount of money from them as well.
Shayna Baszler Facts
- Freestyle Cage Fighting (FCF) Women’s Bantamweight Grand Prix Championship for 1 time.
- Fight of the Night for 2 times.
- TCI Women’s 140 lbs Championship.
- She also won Absolute Intense Wrestling Championship for 1 time.
- In 2019, she ranked No. 4 of the top 10 women’s wrestlers of the year.
- She also won Female Competitor of the Year in 2019.
- She is also pretty active on her social media platforms.
- She made her auspicious WWE debut in the inaugural Mae Young Classic, dominating opponents with punishing strikes and suffocating submissions to advance all the way to the tournament final.
- Her twitter bio read is, ‘Shooter, worker, I break bodies.’
- She also known by the name, ‘The Queen of Spades’.
- She believes, ‘Intent is everything’.