Signed by the New Japan Pro-Wrestling, he is a professional wrestler who became the IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion in his first reign. He has also gone by ring names of young lion and Switchblade.
His early training began in 2013 under The UK Kid.
In 2016, he went overseas and worked with the American Ring of Honor and the British Revolution Pro Wrestling promotions in partnership with New Japan Pro-Wrestling.
He is from New Zealand.
He and Yoshi Tatsu both signed with New Japan Pro-Wrestling.