Turnbuckle Talk: Mila Naniki


Welcome back to the Heel/Face Christmas countdown special and today we are featuring not one, not two, but THREE women in our countdown! One of the three women featured is Mila Naniki!

Mila is based in Florida and has been in the business for just under a year. Find out what she would be doing if she was not involved with wrestling, where she would like to wrestle one day, why she thinks JLo’s music is a perfect match for her and plenty more in our interview below!

H/F: At what age did you begin watching wrestling?
MN: At 18 I started watching.

H/F: When did you know that you wanted to become a wrestler?
MN: In January of 2016!

H/F: Where did you begin your training and who did you train with?
MN: Team Vision Dojo, trained by Santana Garrett, Aaron Epic and Jesús Rodriguez.

H/F: How long have you been in the business?
MN: I’ve been wrestling for 10 months now.

H/F: Who are some of your influences or people that you look up to in the business?
MN: Rikishi and Yokozuna.

H/F: What is your entrance music?
MN: Booty by JLO.

H/F: Any reason for picking this song?
MN: JLO is Puerto Rican like me and I have a booty gimmick so I thought it would be perfect.

H/F: What is the name of your finisher?
MN: The Banzai Drop!

H/F: What have you learned about yourself in your journey of becoming a wrestler?
MN: I have learned that there is a lot more to the wrestling world than just putting on a good show. There are many sacrifices that need to be made and the only ones that make it in the business are the ones who are willing to make them.

H/F: What has been your favorite part of your career so far?
MN: Interacting with my fans.

H/F: Who would your dream match be against?
MN: The Bella twins.

H/F: Other than the dream match opponent, is there anyone that you haven’t worked with that you would like to one day?
MN: I’d like to work with Thea Trinidad one day.

H/F: What are some of your goals for 2017?
MN: Get the best as I can in my in-ring to get a contract with one of the bigger companies.

H/F: Favorite cheat meal? MN: Tacos!
H/F: Favorite type of music? MN: Rock.
H/F: Favorite type of movies? MN: Comedies.

H/F: What is something that not many people know about you?
MN: I can perform almost all arts.

H/F: Favorite place that you have wrestled so far?
MN: Being so new to the business, I haven’t been many places but I really enjoyed working ACW.

H/F: Bucket list of places you want to wrestle?
MN: Shine, Japan, TNA, and WWE.

H/F: What do you enjoy doing when you aren’t wrestling?
MN: I Watch TV series.

H/F: Finish this statement, if I wasn’t involved in wrestling, I would be doing…
MN: Screenwriting for sure.

H/F: Do you have any words for your fans?
MN: I love my fans and I hope that they are all doing what they love just like me. Hopefully one day I’ll get to meet most of them and I appreciate the support!

Make sure to follow Mila on twitter and instagram and give her facebook page a like!


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