Full Name Savelina Fanene
Born May 29, 1984
Nia Jax is no stranger to the world of WWE. Nia Jax is related to none other than The Great One, The
Before she arrived in WWE, Nia Jax was an established basketball player and as well as a plus sized
model. Her initial name was Zada but she changed it to Nia Jax later. Nia Jax was portrayed as a heel
and even teamed up with Eva Marie during her time in NXT. Some of her opponents include Bayley,
Carmella and Alexa Bliss.
Nia Jax was called up to the main roster soon after and she went on a rampage, defeating
enhancement talent. Nia Jax feuded with the likes of Alicia Fox, Sasha Banks and Bayley during her
very first run. She would also be booked in an on-screen romance with Enzo Amore, before his
departure from the company. Nia Jax turned face before WrestleMania 34, where she feuded
against Alexa Bliss. Nia Jax won the RAW Women’s Championship at WrestleMania 34.
Shortly thereafter, she would lose the title when Nia Jax challenged Ronda Rousey and had Alexa
Bliss cash in her RAW Women’s Championship during the course of the match. Nia Jax went on to
win a Battle Royal at Evolution for a shot against Ronda Rousey for her title.
During this time, Nia Jax would also be paired up with fellow powerhouse, Tamina Snuka. Nia Jax
was unable to defeat Ronda Rousey at TLC, to become RAW Women’s Champion. She remains an
integral part of the RAW Women’s Division. Like she keeps saying, she’s not like most girls.