Fergal Devitt is an Irish professional wrestler signed to WWE’s Raw brand under the ring name Finn Bálor. He is currently on hiatus due to injury.
Devitt is widely known for his tenure with New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) as Prince Devitt. There he was a three-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion and six-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion. He has held the title twice with Minoru and four times with Ryusuke Taguchi. Devitt is also a two-time winner of the Best of the Super Juniors tournament in 2010 and 2013. He was a founding member of the Bullet Club stable. Devitt also wrestled for Mexican promotion Consejo Mundial de Lucha Libre (CMLL), becoming a one-time NWA World Historic Middleweight Champion. He also wrestled for numerous independent promotions, becoming a one-time ICW Zero-G Champion, one-time British Cruiserweight Champion, and a two-time NWA British Commonwealth Heavyweight Champion.
After signing with WWE’s development territory NXT, Bálor became a one-time NXT Champion. His reign being the longest in the title’s history at 292 days. Upon arriving on the main roster, Bálor became the first competitor in WWE history to win a world title in their pay-per-view debut. However, he relinquished the championship a day later due to suffering a legitimate shoulder injury during the match.
Articles with Finn Balor
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