Who is Tessa Blanchard?

Tessa Blanchard is an American professional wrestler who began her wrestling journey in 2014 and is contemporaneously working with Women of Wrestling (WOW) and Mexican company Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide. She belongs from a wrestling family background where her father and grandfather were also a wrestler. In her wrestling career to date, she is famous for her Impact Wrestling. She has also created history in wrestling by being the first lady to victory in men’s world championship. She also has got her distinctive feature of the elongated chin through which she can be easily known. Moreover, she has also been listed in the top 10 women’s wrestlers of the year in number 3 and 2 in 2018 and 2019.

Quick Info
Full NameTessa Blanchard
Birth DateJuly 26, 1995
Birth PlaceCharlotte, North Carolina, U.S
Star SignLeo
ParentsFather: Tully Blanchard
Mother: Courtney Shattuck
SiblingsTanner Blanchard, Taylor Blanchard, and Tally Blanchard
Half-SiblingsLucy and Tucker
HusbandMiguel Olivo
Net Worth
Height5 feet 5 inches (1.65m/165cm)
Weight57 kg (125lbs)
Body Measurements31-25-37 Inches
Eye ColorGreen
Hair ColorDark Brown

Tessa Blanchard


Tessa Blanchard was born on July 26, 1995, in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. She was born to a family where her father and her grandfather was a wrestler. Her father is Tully Blanchard, and her mother’s name is Courtney Shattuck. Her parents got separated when she was just four years old. She and her siblings lived with her mother. Her mother then married Terry Wayne Allen, who was also a wrestler. She has two brothers and a sister named Tanner Blanchard, Taylor Blanchard, and Tally Blanchard, respectively. Moreover, she also had two step-siblings named Lucy and Tucker. She is currently 25 years old with a Leo star sign.

Nationality and Physical Stats

Tessa Blanchard, an American citizenship holder who is of White ethnicity. Besides this, she stands 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m/165cm) tall and weighs around 57 kg (125lbs). Tessa’s body measures 31-25-37 Inches, respectively, having an athletic body complex. Moreover, she has a pair of green-colored eyes with dark brown hair color.

Early Life/Education

Tessa Blanchard did her high schooling, and during those days, she used to show interest in musical theater, which led her to join the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte. She then enrolled at the University of North Carolina and left her home. For her earning, she used to work at nightclubs as a bartender or waitress. Likewise, in 2013 she joined Highspots Wrestling School, where she received her training from George South.


Tessa Blanchard is active in her social media handles. Her Instagram account (@tessa_blanchard) has 432 thousand followers, and her Twitter account (@Tessa_Blanchard) has 158 thousand followers. Likewise, her Facebook page has 55.1 thousand likes and 123.6 thousand followers.

Personal Life 

Tessa Blanchard currently lived in Mexico with her fiancé Miguel Olivo who is also a wrestle. They got engaged on November 20, 2019. Recently, on August 21, 2020, the couple married.

Tessa Blanchard



Tessa Blanchard landed her debut match against Amanda Rodriguez on June 13, 2014, at Queens of Combat, where she won the match. She also competed against Miss Rachel the same day, but she lost her match against her. One of the East Coast Wrestling Association organizations arranged a tournament on October 11 called Super 8 ChickFight, where Tessa took part and won the final match against Amber O’Neal.

Then in another month of the same year, she competed in Women Superstars Uncensored but did not bag the title. But Tessa finally won this title of WSU on February 15, 2015, against Sassy Stephie. In 2015, she also played her first match for the Shine Wrestling event. The next year, she started her career in inter-gender games. She again won WSU Championship on June 16, 2016, after winning against Mercedes Martinez. Likewise, she has also won games like the Phoenix of rising Championship on 7 July and The Crash Women’s Championship on July 14.


Similarly, she then signed a contract with WWE and played for them till 2017. Her first appearance in WWE in World Wonder Ring Stardom. But she could not reach to final as she got defeated by Yoko Bito. She then competed in Cinderella Tournament in 2017 and won the first round match against Kris Wolf but got eliminated in the second round. Her last match for WWE was in Goddess of Stardom Championship, but unfortunately, she could not bag this title.

After Tessa left WWE, she joined WOW in 2018. Her debut match in WOW was on January 18, 2019. During her initial WOW career, she has shown victory over Jungle Grrrl, Faith the Lioness, Reyna Reyes, and Serpentine. She is also associated with them to date. Likewise, in 2018 she also made her Impact Wrestling debut match. For Impact Wrestling, she has won Impact World Championship and Impact Knockouts Championship for one time and IMPACT Year-End Awards four times.

Furthermore, in 2019, on March 28, she joined a Mexican company Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide. Her first match for them was against Faby Apache and Lady Shani, where she showed her victory partnering with La Hiedra. Moreover, she has also won the title of AAA Reina de Reinas Championship. On September 15, she lost in the AAA Lucha Invades NY event, her last match against Valkyrie.

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Tessa Blanchard has appeared in the film ‘Fighting with My Family,’ where she has played the stuntwomen for the actress Florence Pugh in 2019. Moreover, she collaborated with different brands like Muscle Pharm and Fashion Nova and did brand endorsements through her social media accounts.


Tessa Blanchard has received many awards and titles for her impressive performances in different matches. To name a few, she has won the titles like APWA World Ladies Championship, The Crash Women’s Championship, EWA Heavyweight Championship, Wrestler of the Year in 2019, PWX Women’s Championship, WW Women’s Championship, and many more.

Tessa Blanchard Net Worth

Tessa Blanchard has established herself as a successful wrestler and earns a fair amount of money. Approximately, her net worth in 2020 is $3 million.