Naomi has many accolades to her name that even the most die-hard members of the WWE Universe
may not know about. Naomi was not only the first ever African American woman to win the
SmackDown Women’s Championship, but she was also the first ever FCW Divas Champion.
Pre-main Roster Run
Naomi had quite the prolific life even before she ever arrived in WWE. Naomi was a cheerleader for
the NBA Orlando Magic basketball team and later, a background dancer for Flo Rida. Naomi was also
a part of the all-female third season of NXT, where she came in second.
Main Roster Run
Naomi made her main roster debut as a member of the Funkadactyls, where she feuded with the
likes of The Bella Twins. But Naomi really came into her own when she became a part of Team B.A.D.
with Tamina and Sasha Banks. She feuded with Team PCB and Team Bella over a period of many
months. Naomi would then suffer an injury and find her footing on SmackDown Live.
Naomi went on to defeat Alexa Bliss to become SmackDown Women’s Champion and then, had to
surrender her title owing to an injury. But she made a valiant comeback at WrestleMania 33 where
she became Champion again.
Naomi would win a Women’s Battle Royal at WrestleMania 34 and create history two years in a row.
She would also find a tag team partner in Asuka, going on to have many memorable matches. Naomi
and Mandy Rose had a heated feud over Naomi’s real life husband, Jimmy Uso too.
Naomi is also an important past of the Total Divas cast. Naomi has been in every season of the show