- Jimmy Uso paid a brilliant tribute to Roman Reigns during his SmackDown Live match
- Roman Reigns and his cousins: Meet his incredible family of wrestlers
Jimmy Uso paid a brilliant tribute to Roman Reigns during his SmackDown Live match
The Anoa'i family, originating from American Samoa, is a family of professional wrestlers. Family members have comprised several tag teams and stables within a variety of promotions. Famous members of the family include Rosey, Rikishi, Jamal/Ekmo/Umaga, Yokozuna, Roman Reigns, The Usos and brothers Afa.and the for
If you ask him, Roman Reigns will tell you that he has over a hundred cousins. However, we're narrowing down to the hand-picked few who are wrestlers and have established a name for themselves. Here is how the entire family tree looks. It should be noted that while Roman Reigns does call The Rock his cousin, they aren't technically related. As mentioned, Maivia and Trovale were blood brothers. Interestingly enough, The Rock does share a legitimate family relationship with Nia Jax. Even so, it seems that in the Samoan family culture, the word "cousin" is thrown around rather freely, so anyone who's close is likely considered family.
By creating an account, you verify that you are at least 13 years of age, and have read and agree to the Comicbook. Jimmy and Jey Uso, cousins of Roman Reigns, took to Twitter on Monday night shortly after Reigns announced he had been diagnosed with leukemia and that he would need to step away from professional wrestling. The duo, who had aligned themselves with Reigns in the past, posted a photo of the three of them together as children along with a heartfelt message directed at their family member. We been here for u, and will stay here for u. Day one uce. We love you.
The Anoa'i family , originating from American Samoa , is a family of professional wrestlers. Family members have comprised several tag teams and stables within a variety of promotions. Peter Maivia and his grandson Dwayne Johnson are considered honorary members. Reverend Amituana'i Ano'i and Peter Maivia were blood brothers ,  a connection that continued with Afa and Sika, who regard Peter as their uncle. Peter married Ofelia "Lia" Fuataga , who already had a daughter named Ata, whom he adopted and raised as his own.
Roman Reigns and his cousins: Meet his incredible family of wrestlers
As people will know by now, Roman Reigns is stepping away from the WWE for the foreseeable future due to his battle with leukemia. After successfully fighting the disease 11 years ago, it's now returned, meaning the former WWE and Universal Champion has a huge fight on his hands., THE Usos have paid tribute to Roman Reigns a day after the wrestling great revealed his heartbreaking struggle with leukaemia. As he hit a splash off the top turnbuckle, Jimmy threw in a Reigns-inspired Superman Punch taunt for good measure.