Thomas Sylvester La Ruffa was born on 4 th May,1984 in Nice, France. He
is famous for his work in WWE under the stage name of Sylvester Lefort
and in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling as Basile Baraka. Currently, he
goes by the name of Tom La ruffa. Tom La Ruffa is a living Spartan.
Bringing back the forgotten glory of the gladiators fighting in the
Colosseum. The vigor and valor of this man is what makes him
Professional Wrestling Career:
Tom La Ruffa got his training by Lance Storm at Storm Wrestling
Academy till 2006. He debuted in wrestling in Power Zone Wrestling in
Canada. He lost his first match. He joined the European franchise, The
Wrestling Stars in 2008 and celebrated exceptional fame there. Beating
the continents top wrestlers Tom La Ruffa was people’s favorite. He
worked there for four years and left in 2012. Thomas signed a contract
with WWE for the developmental wing NXT. He worked there under the
name of Sylvester Lefort. He debuted there in 2012. He worked for NXT
for a tenure of 4 years and left in 2016. Currently he is working under
the name of Tom La ruffa globally but is not associated to any franchise.
He fought in WCPW Pro Wrestling Worldcup and represented France.
Tom La Ruffa’s biggest international hit is World of Hurt. A reality
television show where Tom’s trainer Lance Storm would train 10
students. Tom La Ruffa was loved in that show because he acted like a
attention seeking jerk who knew everything stealing all the glamour.
The show was aired in 2011 and was his best.
Tom La Ruffa has been a successful wrestler in his career. He earned
fame, respect and love in the field. Some of his achievements are
1) ABC Tag Team Championship
2) ABC Ultimate Championship
3) World Mid Heavyweight Championship
4) Ouest Catch Championship
5) PWI ranked him 200 of the best 500 single wrestlers.
The Gladiator,the Spartan,Tom La Ruffa, is coming to Pakistan to
wrestle in Ring of Pakistan. First time on Pakistani Telecast, a gladiator
would come down to ring to fight just as the real gladiators did ,with
valor and extreme show of strength. The Golden Helmet and Red cape
exaggerating the fear of this wrestler. Get ready wrestling fans as Tom
Laruffa is all set for Ring of Pakistan. #ROP#Wrestling in Pakistan #