Tucker (wrestler)

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Tucker
Birth namePaul Gallagher
Born (1990-04-05) April 5, 1990 (age 29)
Belfast, Northern Ireland,
United Kingdom
ResidenceBelfast, Northern Ireland,
United Kingdom
WebsiteTwitter
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Tucker[1]
Billed height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)[1]
Billed weight87 kg (192 lb)[1]
Billed fromBelfast, Northern Ireland
Trained byFinn Bálor[1][2]
Debut2006

Paul Gallagher (born April 5, 1990) is a Northern Irish professional wrestler under the ring name Tucker.

Professional wrestling career[edit]

Tucker made his debut on the European independent circuit in 2006.[1] In his country of Northern Ireland, Tucker competes for Pro Wrestling Ulster. He is a triple crown winner at this promotion.[3]

WWE (2017-2018)[edit]

Tucker was a competitor in the WWE United Kingdom Championship Tournament. Tucker faced Tyler Bate in the main event of day 1, where he was eliminated.[4][5][6] He was brought back for the 2018 WWE United Kingdom Championship Tournament, but lost to Joe Coffey in the first round.

After being used as a jobber in the newly-created brand NXT UK, losing against likes of Ashton Smith, Jordan Devlin and Eddie Dennis; on December 14, he was released from his contract.[7]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Tucker". cagematch.net. Retrieved 2017-01-15.
  2. ^ "Finn Balor". Cagematch. Retrieved January 15, 2017.
  3. ^ "prowrestlingulster.co.uk: The Official Online Home of PWU". www.prowrestlingulster.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-03-13.
  4. ^ "WWE United Kingdom Championship Tournament - Tag 1". cagematch.net. Retrieved 2017-01-15.
  5. ^ Soucek, Andrew. "SOUCEK'S WWE UK CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT REPORT 1/14: Ongoing coverage of night one of UK Championship tournament". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved January 14, 2017.
  6. ^ "Tyler Bate def. Tucker in a First Round Match". WWE. Retrieved 2017-03-13.
  7. ^ Richards, Alex (2018-12-14). "NXT Releases Nick Miller and Tucker, Taishan Dong Quits". Last Word on Pro Wrestling. Retrieved 2018-12-21.
  8. ^ a b c d "Tucker". cagematch.net. Retrieved 2017-01-15.

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