American professional wrestler Mandy Rose is also a bodybuilder model, television personality, and fitness and figure competitor. The female wrestler signed with WWE in 2015, where she performs on the Raw brand under the ring name Mandy Rose. Her real name is Amanda Rose Saccomanno. She started a professional career in fitness competitions in 2013. In 2015, she took second place in the WWE contest, WWE Tough Enough. That same year, she entered a contract with WWE and became a part of the reality show Total Divas.
Mandy Rose: We Bet You Didn’t Know These 11 Facts!
1. Her real name is Amanda Rose Saccomanno:
Mandy Rose was born as Amanda Rose Saccomanno on July 18, 1992. It looks like she kept her middle name Rose for her wrestling career.
She is of Italian descent. In the special “My Daughter is a WWE Superstar”, it was revealed that Amanda is half Italian on her father’s side.
2. In school, she was interested in dance:
Mandy Rose was born and brought up in Westchester County, New York, the youngest of four children. She is of Italian and Irish descent. Mandy Rose graduated from Yorktown High School, where she focused her attention on dance. She later earned her Bachelor’s degree from Iona College, specializing in speech pathology.
3. Her modeling career began in 2013:
Mandy Rose entered her first fitness competition in 2013, and took first place at the World Bodybuilding Fitness & Fashion Boston Show. The American female wrestler was also crowned World Beauty Fitness & Fashion Bikini Champion in 2014.
Thanks to her fame, Saccomanno has appeared in many fitness publications, including Fitness Gurls Magazine, Fit & Firm Magazine, and FitFemme Magazine.
4. She started Tough Enough as Amanda Saccomanno:
Saccomanno was a contestant on the sixth season of the WWE Tough Enough competition, which began airing in June 2015. The New York native was at risk of elimination on the July 28 episode, but was saved by judge The Miz.During the season finale, Saccomanno adopted the ring name Mandy Rose, lost a match to Alicia Fox, and placed second overall, behind winners Sara Lee and Josh Bredl.
On October 6, Saccomanno’s in-ring name was cut from Mandy. After the end of the Tough Enough season, it was revealed that Rose had signed a five-year contract with the company. Rose made her In-ring debut for WWE’s developmental territory, NXT, during a tag team match at a live event in Venice, Florida on January 30, 2016. On the August 17 episode of NXT, Rose debuted on television in another tag team match alongside Daria Berenato and Alexa Bliss, in which they were defeated by Carmella, Liv Morgan, and Nikki Glencross.
Rose lost her first televised singles match to Ember Moon during the September 28 episode of NXT.
5. She lives in Florida:
Mandy Rose resides in Orlando, Florida, and loves to do yoga, pilates, and CrossFit.
6. Speaking of Florida, the rains caused her to fall:
Mandy Rose suffered a severe fall at WrestleMania 37. She slipped during her entry into the ring at WWE WrestleMania 37. This was because the ramp was wet from the rains that hit the city of Tampa.
Rose had entered alongside Dana Brooke for the roulette-style tag team match to be the next challengers to the titles of Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler. They both walked to the ring, but Mandy Rose tripped and fell sitting up, causing a reaction from the thousands of fans who flocked to Raymond James Stadium in Florida. Immediately, the blonde got up and continued into the ring.
Social networks exploded due to the fall of Mandy Rose and remembering the same thing that happened to Titus O ‘Neil at the Greatest Royal Rumble in Saudi Arabia, when the fighter stumbled and went directly under the ring. The fighter herself commented on her fall through her Twitter account.
“Let me find new ways to be a global trend,” Mandy Rose wrote, taking the reaction from WWE fans with humor.
7. She is in a relationship:
In April 2018, Mandy Rose revealed that she was in a relationship with fellow wrestler Tino Sabbatelli.
8. She’s in a video game:
Rose made her WWE video game debut as a playable character in WWE 2K19, has also made appearances on WWE SuperCard, WWE Universe and WWE 2K20.
9. In early 2020, Rose entered a romantic storyline with Otis:
But Dolph Ziggler took Otis’s place, resulting in a possible romance between Rose and Ziggler. The story later turned into a love triangle involving a fight between Ziggler and Otis over Rose. It was revealed in the April 3, 2020 episode from SmackDown that Deville was allied with Ziggler to keep Otis away from Rose.
At WrestleMania 36, Rose interfered during the match between Otis and Ziggler attacking Deville who was at ringside and Ziggler, changing face and that helped Otis to win. After the fight, she and Otis kissed, formalizing the relationship.
The romantic storyline, however, came to an end in 2021.
10. Mandy Rose height and weight:
Mandy Rose stands at a height of 5 ft 4 inches tall or 1.63 m or 163 cm. Mandy Rose weighs around 54 kg or 120 pounds. Her body measurements are 34-26-35 inches. She wears a 33 C bra cup size. She is also a fitness fanatic. She is known for her beautiful dark brown eyes and blonde hair.
11. Mandy Rose’s net worth:
The New York female wrestler began a professional career in fitness competitions in 2013 and became a bodybuilding competitor the following year. She has been employed by WWE and does modeling contracts on the side. Her true net worth is unknown.