Sami Zayn: 2022 Biography, Net Worth, Family, Income
Rami Sebei better known as Sami Zayn is a Canadian professional wrestler, currently signed to WWE. The WWE Superstar was born in Laval, Quebec, Canada on July 12th 1984.
Zayn is one of the most well-respected and much-loved performers in the business. His run on the independent circuit is legendary and his mic and character work is up there with the best.
Zayn began his wrestling journey in 2002 debuting on the Canadian scene as El Generico, a masked Luchador who barely spoke. As well as making a name for himself as one of the best wrestlers around, this is where he met his long-time friend/enemy and now fellow WWE Superstar Kevin Owens. The two struck up a rivalry that set the independent world alight and followed them throughout their careers.
Zayn’s fame rose swiftly and he soon appeared regularly for CZW, CHIKARA, PWG, and ROH. While there he captured the PWG World Tag Team Championships five times and the World Championship twice. In ROH he won the Tag Team and Television Championship’s once.
In 2013 WWE came knocking and signed him to NXT. He debuted that same year without the mask and the new name of Sami Zayn. He quickly became the brand’s top babyface and the fans supported him all the way to the NXT Championship. That same night, Kevin Owens made his debut and attacked Zayn adding NXT to their career-long feud.
Zayn made his main roster debut in front of his hometown against John Cena in May 2015, followed by a Royal Rumble appearance. Since joining WWE’s flagship shows Zayn has established himself as one of the company’s most entertaining acts.
In 2020 he won the Intercontinental Championship, a title he would win a further two times, arguably his biggest in-ring accomplishment thus far. He has had programmes with the likes of the Undertaker, Bobby Lashley, Kevin Owens, AJ Styles, Daniel Bryan, Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns to name but a few.
Most recently he has been performing as part of The Bloodline, after affectionately becoming known as the “Honorary Uce.” The story has been a big hit with fans as he continues his stellar 2022 off the back of a memorable WrestleMania outing against Johnny Knoxville.
Sami Zayn has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Sami Zayn is married and has a daughter. However, he is very private about his real life and little is known about his family.
Sami Zayn earns a yearly income of $100,000.
According to Cagematch.net throughout his 20-year career, Sami Zayn has wrestled 1578 matches, winning 675, losing 880 and drawing 23 giving him a win percentage of 42.8%
Figures are correct as of November 3rd 2022.
- Intercontinental Championship – 3 times
- NXT Championship – 1 time
Foundation and Charity
Sami Zayn is involved in several WWE-affiliated charities such as Connor’s Cure, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and his own charity Sami for Syria.
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Sami Zayn Latest News
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Kevin Owens has opened up about the end of his on-screen partnership with Sami Zayn.
One of WWE's biggest stars will now be exclusive to SmackDown!
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Despite increased speculation, Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn will wrestle at Superstar Spectacle as planned.
Kevin Owens was originally scheduled to be in action on WWE Raw.
Jey Uso reunited with old rival Sami Zayn on Monday's episode of Raw.
Kevin Owens has paid tribute to the late, great Terry Funk during his match at Payback.
Finn Balor and Damian Priest are the new World Tag Team Champions following a wild street fight.
The first match has been revealed for the WWE event taking place in India.
Kevin Owens returned to action on Raw.
Sami Zayn has named the match that changed the game.
Kevin Owens paid a visit to the Detroit Zoo over SummerSlam weekend and made some new friends.
Sami Zayn reveals that he doesn't know if he will get another main event opportunity.
Sami Zayn has provided an update on his injury.
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Eric Bischoff has a suggestion for how WWE could bring new life to The Bloodline saga.
Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens are injured but WWE has no plans of stripping them of the tag team titles.
Sami Zayn has become the latest name to be added to WWE's growing injury list.
Matt Rehwoldt has shared his recollection of NXT's beloved 'Black and Gold Era.'
Kevin Owens has admitted being left off the Elimination Chamber card in his hometown of Montreal "sucked."