Ghanaian born wrestler, Kofi Kingston yesterday made history after he defeated Daniel Bryan to become the first African-American to win WWE Championship at WrestleMania 35.
The WWE veteran and one-third of The New Day fought out of a long attempt from Bryan to worked the crowd into a frenzy. He reversed Bryan into a ground-and-pound sequence before returning the favor from moments earlier by holding Bryan’s arms and ruthlessly kicking him to the face.
Kingston lined up and hit his Trouble in Paradise finisher to set off fireworks in the stadium shortly after the pin. The celebration sequence was one of the most memorable in recent history as Kingston’s two sons joined him, along with Xavier Woods and Big E, in the center of the ring.
Still have goosebumps from Kofi Kingston defeating Daniel Bryan & becoming the new #SDLive champion!!
What a beautiful moment!! #WrestleMania
— Get The Tables (@GetDaTables) April 8, 2019