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Baron Corbin

Baron Corbin is a wrestler who works under the contract of WWE. Baron Corbin is also a retired boxer and football player.

Early Life and Education

On September 13, 1984, Thomas Tom Pestock aka Baron Corbin was born in Lenexa, Kansas, US. As of now, he is 39 years old.

He was born to his mother Mona Pestock and his father Steven Pestock. When it comes to his education, get attended Northwest Missouri State University.

In the university, he mainly focused on playing football. During that time, he played offensive guard. Besides that, there is no information related to Baron’s early life.

Baron Corbin – Net Worth  2024

This famous wrestler has earned a decent amount of money throughout his career and profession. He has a net worth of $2 million as of 2022.

Body Measurements

Baron Corbin is tall and stands 6 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 129 kg. And, his chest, waist, biceps is 48, 35, and 19 inches respectively. WWE fighter has dark brown eye color and black hair color.

Career and Professional Life

In the university, Baron Corbin played for the Bearcats as an offensive guard in NCAA Division II. In his junior year, he was made a member of the starting team, in 2007.
And, in 2007, he earned an honorable mention in all-MIAA. And, he was included in the first team all-MIAA in 2008.
Additionally, he ended the 2009 NFL Draft undrafted. Eventually, he was signed by the Indianapolis Colts in April 2009.
Baron Corbin

Caption: Baron Corbin during his match. Source: Instagram

He was brought by Arizona Cardinals into their roster on a futures contract, in January 2010. In September 2011, they too released him without having him play in a match for them.
Moving on, he started his tenure at WWE’s developmental system NXT, in August 2012. During that time, he took up the ring name Baron Corbin.
On October 18, he had his in-ring debut at a house show. He played the match against Dante Dash, which he lost.
He performed in his last televised match, on May 8, 2014. Finally, he returned at NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way in September 2014.
Then, he finally started winning more matches. In January 2015, he broke Bull Dempsey’s undefeated streak at an NXT show.
Therefore, the undefeated streak was broken by Adrian Neville at the semi-final of the NXT Championship.
With Samoa Joe, he also had a memorable short-lived feud, in 2015. On April 13, 2016, he had his final match with NXT and won against Tucker Knight.

More about career

Similarly, on April 3, 2016, he was introduced to WWE’s main roster at WrestleMania 32. Fortunately, he was the winner of the André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal.
Subsequently, he joined Raw and began feuding with Dolph Ziggler. It was before being drafted to the SmackDown brand.
Moving on, he continued his feud with Ziggler, who had been drafted to SmackDown. He competed for a WWE world title for the first time, at the December 27, 2016 show.
During the time, he fought against Ziggler and WWE Champion AJ Styles in a triple-threat match.
Additionally, Styles ultimately won the match and retained his title. He emerged as the winner, at the 2017 Money in the Bank event.
He decided to cash in his Money in the Bank contract, at the August 15 show. It was during a title match between John Cena and WWE Champion Jinder Mahal.
The United States championship was won by him at the 2017 Hell in a Cell event against Styles and Tye Dillinger.  To Ziggler at the 2017 Clash of Champions, he lost it 70 days later.
Furthermore, in April 2018, he returned to Raw as part of the Superstar Shake-up. Eventually, he was made Constable of Raw by Stephanie McMahon.
He was calling himself General Manager-Elect, by the end of 2018. He returned to wrestling after the McMohan family took charge of both Raw and SmackDown.

Personal Life

Baron Corbin is married to his longtime girlfriend Rochelle Alexandra Roman. The couple tied the wedding knot on April 29, 2017, in Clearwater, Florida.

Previously, he was in a relationship with Maria Brink. As of now, he does not have a child from any relationship.

Baron Corbin

Caption: Baron with his wife. Source: Instagram

Baron Corbin – Social Media

He has an Instagram account named @BaronCorbinwwe, with 1 million followers. And, also has a Twitter account named @BaronCorbinWWE joined in August 2012. As of now, he has gained 499.1k followers.