Taynara Melo Guevara aka Tay Melo is a Brazilian professional wrestler and judoka who is currently working in AEW. She has worked across various promotions like WWE, Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide (AAA), and many others.
Tay Melo Personal Life
Taynara was born on 9th June 1995 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She has 3 siblings (one is adopted)- 1 brother and 2 sisters. She was grown up in favelas, the notorious poverty-stricken and crime-infested area.
Before entering wrestling, she began her athletic career in artistic gymnastics in CR Vasco da Gama but soon migrated to martial arts.
Tay Melo Career
In 2016, she signed up with WWE and joined the WWE Performance Center. On 1st April 2017, she made her professional wrestling debut as Taynara Conti at WrestleMania Axxess.
On 11the October 2017, she appeared on television on the October 11 episode of NXT, interfering in a triple threat match between Nikki Cross, Peyton Royce, and Liv Morgan.
On 20th April 2020, she was released from her WWE contract due to the budget cuts due to the COVID-19 pandemic. On 4th August 2020, she featured n AEW as Tay Conti, participating in the AEW Women’s Tag Team Cup Tournament: The Deadly Draw, teaming with Anna Jay.
On 9th September 2020, she was signed up with AEW as Conti. On 6th March 2022, at Revolution, she faced Jade Cargill for the AEW TBS Championship but lost the match. On August 12 on Rampage Quake by the Lake under the new ring name Tay Melo. She teamed up with Guevara to defend the AAA World Mixed Tag Team Championship against Dante Martin and Skye Blue.
On April 30, 2022, Conti made her AAA debut along with Sammy Guevara. The dup defeated Los Vipers, Maravilla and Látigo, and Sexy Star II and Komander to win the AAA World Mixed Tag Team Championship at Triplemanía XXX.
Taynara is very active on social media and has a large following on different platforms. She is very famous on TikTok and Instagram for sharing her glamorous and bold content. She has many followers. She is often seen promoting various products on her social media accounts.
Tay Melo Relationship
In 2017, Taynara got married to Jorge Cont, a fellow judoka. However, in November 2021, she revealed that they have parted ways and are not married anymore.
In June 2022, she got engaged to Sammy Guevara, a fellow wrestler, in Paris. On 7th August 2022, they got married in Orlando.
Tay Melo Net Worth
According to various sources, she has a net worth of $ 1 million. She earns via various sources which include wrestling, modeling, and brand endorsements.
Tay Melo Education
Taynara completed her schooling at a local school. She later went to a law school in Brazil.
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Tay Melo Physical Stats
|5 feet 6 inches
Tay Melo Wiki/Bio
|Current Ring Name
|Taynara Melo Guevara
Taynara ContiTaynara Melo
|Date of Birth
|9th June 1995
|Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
• Sammy Guevara (m. 2022)
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