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After Winning WWE RAW Tag Team Belt, See 5 Records Nigerian Wrestler Set at WrestleMania 37

No one could be sure of what to expect from Nigerian wrestler Omos in his first-ever WWE match on The Grandest Stage of Them All. But the giant unleashed his rage at WrestleMania and won the Raw Tag Team Titles in his debut, taking out 11-time champions The New Day nearly singlehandedly.

The New Day were in full force for WrestleMania, as Intercontinental Champion Big E arrived to introduce Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods for their title defense on The Grandest Stage of Them All.

However, it was the Lagos-born former basketball player Jordan Omogbehin that conquered inside the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa.

The 27-year-old didn't do it without surmounting some feats with the help of the Phenomenal one known as AJ Styles.

1. The Tallest WWE Tag Team Champion

What made Omos an outstanding figure is his intimidating height and at 7ft 3in, Jordan Omogbehin is the tallest World Wrestling Entertainment Tag team champion.

It must be noted that Omos is the third tallest wrestler to ever represent WWE but Giant Gonzales 8ft and Andre the Giant 7ft 4in who are the first and second tallest wrestlers didn't win Tag Team Championship in their careers.

2. Second African to Win a Belt on WrestleMania

WWE are blessed with performers from the second largest continent Africa but only few have tasted victory on grandest stage of them all.

Ghanian wrestler Kofi Kingston won the WWE World Heavyweight title at WrestleMania 35 when he captured the hearts of fans in what was headlined as KofiMania but his record has been equalled by Omos with his RAW Tag Team victory where he coincidentally pinned Kofi Kingston.

3. Debut on WrestleMania

AJ Styles’ associate, Omos, is a mountain of a man standing at over 7 feet tall, Omos is one of the biggest Superstars in WWE History. For months, the WWE Universe waited so long to see the big man in action. And that wish will finally come true at WrestleMania with him joining the likes of Big E, Fandango, Legendary Sting, Lana and Ronda Rousey as the elite Superstars on the list.

3. First WWE Match, First Belt

The decision makers at WWE are building Omos up as a very strong competitor in the ring and had made him untouchable even with him enjoying Television time every week as bodyguard to Shane McMahon at RAW Underground and later AJ Styles.

It is rear achievement for a wrestler to have a title fight as debut not to mention that it was on the biggest event in the company's annual engagements.

4. First Nigerian to Compete in WrestleMania

Apollo Crews who is the number one contender for WWE Intercontinental title is the first Nigerian to sign for WWE as wrestler but the Benue state muscular figure has not been fortunate to be booked as part of WrestleMania until this year.

Jordan Omogbehin by the virtue of participating in the first of two nights of this WrestleMania has the jinx while Apollo Crews will make his WrestleMania debut against Big E later on Sunday night.

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