Quick Facts Of Mia Yim
Celebrated Name Mia Yim Age 30 Years Nick Name Mia Birth Name Stephanie Yim Bell Birth Date 1989-04-16 Gender Female Profession Wrestler Place Of Birth Fontana, California, United States Nationality American Ethnicity African-American-Korean High School James Madison High School, Vienna, Virginia College / University Marymount University Educational Qualification Degree in Information Technology Height 1.7 m (5 feet and 7 inches) Weight 60 kg (132 lbs) Body Build/Type Muscular Source of Wealth Professional Wrestling Career Horoscope Aries Residence Orlando, Florida, U.S. Famous For The first woman to hold both the Shine Championship and the Shine Tag Team Championship
Stephanie Yim Bell, popular by her ring name Mia Yim is an American professional wrestler. She is currently signed to WWE and performs in their developmental territory NXT. She has wrestled in WWE’s Mae Young Classic, Ring of Honor, Impact Wrestling, and independent promotions such as Combat Zone Wrestling, Shimmer Woman Athletes, and Shine Wrestling. She is the first woman to hold both the Shine Championship and Shine Tag Team Championship.
What is Mia Yim Famous For?
- The first woman to hold both the Shine Championship and the Shine Tag Team Championship.
Where was Mia Yim Born?
Mia Yim was born on 16 April 1989. His birth name is Stephanie Yim Bell. Her birth place is in Fontana, California in the United States. She holds American nationality. Her father is African-American and her mother is Korean. His zodiac sign is Aries.
He attended James Madison High School in Vienna, Virginia. She played volleyball at high school. After high school, she enrolled at the Marymount University on a volleyball scholarship. She studied for a degree in information technology.
She was a fan of wrestling since her childhood.
She began training at a wrestling school in Manassas, Virginia at the age of 18.
She made her professional debut in August 2009 under the ring name Mia Yim.
She started her professional wrestling career wrestling for independent promotions in Virginia.
She later wrestled for Jersey All Pro Wrestling (JAPW).
She then started training and working at the Ring of Honor Wrestling Academy.
She started working valet duties for The Embassy in the beginning.
She also worked for International Wrestling Cartel, Real Championship Wrestling, Northeast Wrestling, and Maryland Championship Wrestling.
After graduating from college in 2011, she received an invitation to train and wrestle in Japan with Universal Woman’s Pro Wrestling Reina.
Combat Zone Wrestling
She trained at the Combat Zone Wrestling training school.
She began working for CZW as a manager for Adam Cole.
She regularly interferred in Cole’s matches to help him win.
She left the CZW in 2012.
She made her debut in Shine wrestling in August 2012, where she defeated Sassy Stephie.
She lost to Rain in the inaugural Shine Championship in May 2013.
She formed a tag team The Lucha Sisters with Leva Bates during the Shine Tag Team Championship tournament.
The Lucha Sisters defated Sin (Allysin Kay and Taylor Made) in the final to win the inaugural Shine Tag Team Championship.
She became the first woman to hold both the Shine Championship and Shine Tag Team Championship after she won the Shine Championship defeating Ivelisse Velez in November 2014.
Shimmer Women Athletes
She made her debut in Shimmer Women Athletes in April 2013, where she lost to Amazing Kong.
She defeated Evie, Melanie Cruise, Angie Skye, and Hikaru Shida, and lost to Jessicka Havok, Hikaru Shida, and Madison Eagles in Shimmer Women Athletes.
Full Impact Pro
She made her debut for Full Impact Pro in April 2013, where she defeated Larry Dallas in an intergender match.
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
She wrestled a dark match for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) in mid-2010.
She also wrestled at TNA’s Knockouts Knockdowns.
She wrestled at TNA under the name Jade.
She formed a team The Dollhouse with Marti Bell.
The Dollhouse regularly interfered Taryn Terrell match to ensure Terrell’s win.
She defeated Kim and Madison Rayne in a three-way match in April 2016 to win the TNA Knockouts Championship for the first time.
She also became the new “Queen of the Knockouts”.
She lost TNA Knockouts Championship in a Five-way match in August 2016.
She wrestled her last match in TNA against Rosemary in December 2016.
She has previously appeared in WWE several times as one of Adam Rose’s rosebuds.
She also worked as an enhancement talent for WWE’s developmental territory NXT.
She returned to WWE entering the Mae Young Classic tournament.
Her performance in the Mae Young Classic earned her a contract with WWE.
She signed a contract with WWE in September 2018 and would begin working at NXT.
Who is Mia Yim Dating?
Information about her personal life will be updated soon.
How tall is Mia Yim?
Mia Yim stands at a height of 1.7 m i.e. 5 feet and 7 inches tall. She has a body weight of 132 lbs i.e. 60 kg. She has a muscular body build.
What is Mia Yim Net Worth?
Mia Yim earns from her professional wrestling career. She has wrestled for several wrestling promotions in her professional career. Her net worth is under review. It will be updated soon.
Did You Know?
- BBC listed her as one of their 100 Women in 2016.
- She also played football until her senior year at Marymount.
- She learned Mexican Lucha libre through her relationship with Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre.