Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah (August 14, 1981), better known by his ring name Kofi Kingston, a Ghanaian-American professional wrestler who performed in FCW and WWE, in which he is a member of The New Day along with teammates Big E and Xavier Woods.
Since debuting in WWE, Kingston has won 12 championships. He is a four-time WWE Intercontinental Champion, a three-time WWE United States Champion, a six-time Tag Team Champion - including a record tying four reigns as WWE (Raw) Tag Team Champion (once with Evan Bourne, once with R-Truth, and twice with Big E and Xavier Woods), and a one time World Tag Team Champion with CM Punk. His other tag team titles include a WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship reign with his New Day stablemates and a reign as World Tag Team Champion with CM Punk. His second WWE Raw Tag Team Championship reign as a part of New Day is the longest reign for any tag team title in WWE history, while Kingston himself holds the record for cumulative days spent as a WWE Raw Tag Team Champion. He is also known for his innovative ways of suspending his elimination from battle royal and Royal Rumble matches.