|Birth name||Danielle Sierra Kamela|
|Born||March 18, 1988|
Scottsdale, Arizona, U.S.
|Alma mater||Arizona State University|
|Professional wrestling career|
|Ring name(s)||Danielle Kamela|
|Billed height||5 ft 4 in (163 cm)|
|Billed weight||120 lb (54 kg)|
|Billed from||Scottsdale, Arizona|
|Trained by||Rikishi|
WWE Performance Center
|Debut||December 30, 2015|
Danielle Sierra Kamela (born March 18, 1988) is an American professional wrestler and actress currently signed to WWE, where she works in their developmental territory NXT under the ring name Vanessa Borne.
Kamela was born to a Samoan mother and a European American father. A graduate of Chaparral High School and Arizona State University, Kamela worked as a Fox Sports Arizona presenter, Phoenix Suns dancer, and Arizona Cardinals cheerleader prior to her wrestling career.
Professional wrestling career
Knokx Pro Entertainment (2016)
Kamela trained with Rikishi and Gangrel at Knokx Pro Entertainment. She made her in-ring debut on March 26, 2016 using her real name Danielle. She was defeated by Pedro in the European Cruiserweight Championship Match.
On April 12, 2016 it was announced that Kamela had signed with WWE, where she was assigned to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. She made her WWE NXT debut shortly after at a live event, under her real name. Her television debut took place on the October 5, 2016, episode of NXT, working as an enhancement talent, where she was defeated by Peyton Royce. She made another appearance on the October 19 episode of NXT, where she was defeated by Nikki Cross, but the decision was later reversed because Cross continued to attack Kamela. On June 28, 2017, Kamela returned to television under the new ring name Vanessa Borne, where she defeated Jayme Hachey in a Mae Young Classic qualifier match. On July 13, she was eliminated from the tournament in the first round by Serena Deeb. Towards the rest of the year and the beginning of 2018, Borne continued to compete against various competitors such as Liv Morgan, Nikki Cross, Kairi Sane, and Dakota Kai, however, she ended up on the losing side against all of them.
|2017||Kingdom of Gladiators: The Tournament||Kyla|
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