Adam Scherr, popularly known by his in-ring name Braun Strowman, is an American professional wrestler, who is currently with World Wrestling Entertainment for Raw brand. Braun Strowman is currently one-half of the Raw tag team champion with Seth Rollins, who is also WWE Universal Champion, and all set to defend his title against ‘The Monster among Men’ Braun Strowman at Clash of Champions pay-per-view.
Braun Strowman has been considered as one of the gigantic monsters in professional wrestling platform. Braun Strowman made his WWE main roster debut by joining The Wyatt Family, wearing a black sheep mask. From the time Strowman entered WWE’s squared circle, he terrorized the industry with his Running Powerslam to several wrestlers including JohnCena, Brock Lesnar, Randy Orton, Kane, Triple H, Big Show and many more.
Braun is the winner of the 2018 Men’s Money in the Bank contract. In April 2018, Strowman took part in the Greatest Royal Rumble, where he won the championship after 13 eliminations. He broke the record for most eliminations in a Royal Rumble match, beating Roman Reigns’ previous record of 12. Strowman is also two-time Raw Tag Team Champion with Nicholas and Seth Rollins.
Braun Strowman Early Life
Adam Scherr was born on September 6, 1983, in Sherrills Ford, North Carolina. Scherr persuaded his graduation from Bandys High School, where he participated in sports activities such as football and wrestling.
After the completion of graduation, he was involved in football and played semi-professional football for the Hickory Hornets. Strowman turned his career as a strongman, where he won NAS US Amateur National Championship. In 2012, he bagged NAS US Amateur National Championship. He also participated in the SCL North American Championships, where he came 5th and even at Giants Live Poland event he finished at 7th spot.
Strowman also received an invitation from 2013 Arnold Strongman Classic following his overall performance in strongman career.
Braun Strowman Personal Life
Braun Strowman resides in Orlando, Florida. Adam Scherr is the son of Rick Scherr, who is widely considered as one of the greatest slow-pitch softball players of all time. Scherr has a younger sister named Hannah.
Adam is unmarried; however, he is rumored to be dating Kamilla Kaine, who is also a wrestler.
Braun Strowman Professional Life
Braun Strowman began his career with Strongman profession where he earned the recognition after he took over NAS US Amateur National Championship followed by 2012 Arnold Amateur Strongman Championship. He also participated in the SCL North American Championship, where he finished at 5th and later came 7th in the Giants Live Poland event.
Scherr started his professional wrestling career with World Wrestling Entertainment where he was trained at WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida with a fresh in-ring name Braun Strowman. In 2014, Strowman made his debut on NXT where he defeated Chad Gable.
In 2015, Strowman made his WWE’s main roster debut attacking The Shield members Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns and later became the member of The Wyatt Family with Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper, and Eric Rowan. Strowman dealt with Ambrose in his first-ever match on WWE Raw, where he defeated Ambrose. Being a member of The Wyatt Family, Strowman feuded with several stars like Big Show, Kane, Reigns, Ambrose and many more.
During his tenure in WWE from 2016-17, Strowman dominated the WWE lockers’ room with his undefeated streak. Several superstars tried to put him down like Sin Cara, Sami Zayn and James Ellsworth, however they were failed to bag a victory, pushing him to become the next dominant and destructive force in the WWE industry.
Strowman started his feud with ‘The Big Dog’ Roman Reigns and defeated him at Payback pay-per-view. He continued his feud with him leading a fatal -four-way match for Lesnar’s Universal Championship, however, Strowman was unsuccessful to pick a victory. Strowman also appeared at Survivor Series 2017 as part of Team Raw, defeating Team SmackDown as Strowman and Triple H were the sole survivors of the team. Strowman also set a record of eliminating 5 opponents by himself at Elimination Chamber match, however, he was eliminated by Reigns.
At Wrestlemania 34, Strowman battled from WWE Raw Tag Team Championship having a young fan as Nicholas as his partner. Both defeated the team of ‘The Bar’ (Cesaro and Sheamus) to win his first title in the WWE. Strowman took part in the Greatest Royal Rumble, where he won the championship after 13 eliminations. He broke the record for most eliminations in a Royal Rumble match, beating Roman Reigns’ holding a record of 12 eliminations.
In 2018, Strowman became Money in The Bank winner, however, he couldn’t cash in successfully to become the champion. Strowman has feuded and won over leading monsters in WWE history that includes Kane and Big Show. Strowman held a long feud with Brock Lesnar for Universal title, but he failed to bag the title every time.
In 2019, Strowman announced his participation in the André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at Wrestlemania 35. He emerged out victorious to become André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal 2019 winner. After making a record of most eliminations at the Greatest Royal Rumble, Strowman broke another record of most eliminations at André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal as well.
Strowman has recently become a two-time Raw Tag Team Champion with WWE Universal Champion Seth Rollins, whom he will battle for the Universal championship at Clash of Champions pay-per-view.
- Ranked No. 6 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2018
- Most Improved (2017)
- WWE Year-End Award for Male Superstar of the Year in 2018
Braun Strowman Achievements
- Strowman is a two-time WWE Raw Tag Team Champion with Nicholas and Seth Rollins
- Strowman won Money in the Bank contract in 2018
- Strowman won WWE Greatest Royal Rumble Championship in 2018
- Strowman won André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal in 2019
- Strowman became Arnold Amateur Strongman Champion in 2012
- Strowman won Monster of the Midland in 2010
- Strowman became NAS US Amateur National Champion in 2011
- Strowman won Summerfest Strongman in 2011
- Strowman won West Cary Fall Festival of Power in 2011
Height: 203 cm
Weight: 159 kg = 350 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Braun Strowman Personal Information
Full Name: Adam Scherr
Age: 36 years
Date of Birth: September 6, 1983
Hometown: Sherrills Ford, North Carolina, United States
Education: Graduated from Bandys High School in Catawba, North Carolina
Favorite Celebrities & Other Favorites
Favorite wrestler: The Undertaker & Stone Cold Steve Austin
Favorite actor: Tom Cruise
Favorite actress: Angelina Jolie
Hobbies: Watching American football, gymming, wrestling, traveling
Favorite Food: Steak, Grilled Vegetables, Pizza
Dream Destination: Unknown
Favorite Color: Black & Red
Braun Strowman Net Worth
Strowman’s Net Worth is estimated to be $1 million.
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