Theodore James Wilson aka Tyson Kidd is Canadian retired professional wrestler who currently serves as a producer in WWE. Kidd debuted his wrestling career from the very early age. After playing several games, he retired in 2017 and began to work as a producer. He is a married man from years but has no children yet.
He suffered a spinal cord injury during a match on 1 June 2015.
Early Life and Education of Tyson Kidd
Tyson Kidd was born as Theodore James Wilson on 11th July 1980 in Calgary, Alberta. His birth sign is Cancer. He is Canadian as per his nationality and is of White ethnicity.
Kidd was interested in wrestling right from his early age. To uplift his wrestling skill, he was trained at Stu Hart’s Dungeon and later trained under Tokyo Joe. At an early age of 15, he played his first match in Stampede Wrestling in Calgary.
Kidd wrestled in the opening match of a World Wrestling Federation house show in Calgary at the age of 16. He teamed with Andrew Picarnic in the match against Harry Smith and Teddy Hart. He took training with Bret Hart, the following year.
Tyson Kidd's Career
In February 2004, Tyson Kidd held his first championship with Bruce Hart. They won the Stampede Wrestling International Tag Team Championship during that match. On October 2004, he won the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Championship. He defeated Duke Durango in that match.
Kidd completed many tours of Japan in 2002. He competed at New Japan Pro-Wrestling during the tour. In November, he debuted in the six-man tag team match. He teamed with Super Crazy and GOKU-DO in that match.
In 2005, Kidd started his tour of Europe, where he wrestled several times and won some of them as well.
Tyson Kidd signed with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) at the age of 26. He signed the contract after the review from Bill DeMott, a former WWE trainer. He then moved to Deep South Wrestling (DSW) in 2007. His current wife, Natalie Neidhart (Natalya) managed him and Harry Smith in the mid-2008.
The team won the FCW Florida TagTeam Championship in October. They lost in December in a match against Tyler Reks and Johny Curtis.
On 10th February 2009, Kidd made his TV debut in an episode of ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling). Kidd formed the group named Hart Dynasty, the following year. The group consisted David Hart Smith and Natalya. In 2010, the team won the Unified Tag Team Championship defeating ShoMiz.
In June 2015, Kidd faced a serious neck and spinal injury during a dar match on Raw.
He was hired as a full-time employee for WWE on June 29, 2017. He was selected as a producer, effectively confirming his retirement.
Some of the Tyson Kidd’s accomplishment from various championship include:
AWA Pinnacle Heavyweight Championship
FCW Florida Tag Team Championship
FCW Southern Heavyweight Championship
GCW National Championship
GTC Carnival Tournament
PWA Tag Team Championship
Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Championship
Stampede International Tag Team Championship
Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship
World Tag Team Championship
WWE Tag Team Championship
Bragging Rights Trophy
Tyson Kidd's Personal Life
Tyson Kidd, one of the tough wrestler of WEE is a married man. Kidd married his girlfriend, Natalie Neidhart aka Natalya (ring name) on 26th June 2013.
Their wedding and relationship were featured on WWE's reality TV series, Total Divas. Kidd’s wife, Natalya is also a professional wrestler. She is a former SmackDown Women’s Champion.
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The wedding ceremony was attended by many of the fellow wrestlers. They include Daniel Bryan, Christian, Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, and Damien Sandow. It was held in Florida in a private home. The pair married after dating for almost 12 years. They started dating since 2001.
After years of relationship, The pair is having trouble in their married life. In October 2017, in an episode of WWE, Natalya finally took action and brought a divorce lawyer.
However, even after such issues they are not yet officially divorced.
Tyson Kidd's Net Worth
Tyson Kidd, 38, has the height of 5 feet 7 inch (1.75m). Kidd has an impressive net worth of $3million. His wife, Natalya has the net worth of $2 million.
WWE provides $500k to $1 million as a salary to the wrestler as per their position. Tyson Kidd was also one of the wrestlers of WWE whose salary falls under the range.
Currently, Kidd is working as a producer and making a good amount of money. WWE provides the annual salary of $84k-$92k to the producer.
With such earning, Kidd owned a Cadillac Escalade SUV worth $85,680.