Matthew Joseph Korklan is an American professional wrestler who currently wrestles for Evolve under the ring name Evan Bourne and on the independent circuit as Matt Sydal. He is best known for his time in WWE, as Evan Bourne, and was a one-time WWE Tag Team Champion, with Kofi Kingston. Sydal is also known for his time in Impact Wrestling where he is a former Impact Grand Champion and Impact X Division Champion. Between 2000 and 2007, Korklan wrestled on the independent circuit, for promotions including NWA Midwest, IWA-Mid South, and Ring of Honor, winning both singles and tag team championships. He also wrestled for the short-lived Wrestling Society X and was featured on Total Nonstop Action Wrestling's early pay-per-view events. Beginning in 2005, he wrestled for Dragon Gate in Japan, and won the Open the Brave Gate Championship in early 2007. He signed with WWE in 2007, and made his main roster debut as Evan Bourne on ECW the following year.
|Birth name:||Matthew Joseph Korklan|
|Born:||March 19, 1983, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.|
|Residence:||Clearwater, Florida, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||University of Missouri|
|Ring name(s):||Evan Bourne, Lance Sydal, Matt, Matt Sydal|
|Billed from:||St. Louis, Missouri, Clearwater, Florida|
|Trained by:||Gateway Championship Wrestling|
|IMDb:||Matt Sydal's IMDb|
About Evan Bourne
High flying wrestler who began competing for the WWE in 2009.
He worked as an independent wrestler while attending the University of Missouri in 2001.
He was ranked in the top 65 of the Pro Wrestling Illustrated top 500 singles wrestlers in 2009 and 2010.
He has a younger brother that wrestles under the name Mike Sydal.
He won a WWE Tag Team Championship with Kofi Kingston in 2011.
Information related to Matt Sydal
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