Former WWE Star Backstage At NXT

Former WWE Star Backstage At NXT WWE

While several TNA Wrestling stars made on-screen appearances on last night’s NXT, there was another former WWE star backstage.

According to a new report, there was another current TNA Wrestling star backstage at NXT on July 9 that didn’t make an on-screen appearance.

While there were multiple TNA Wrestling appearances including The Rascalz (Zachary Wentz and Trey Miguel) reuniting with Wes Lee, and Joe Hendry in the main event a current TNA Wrestling champion was at NXT.

Fightful Select reports that AJ Francis, formerly known as Top Dolla when he was in WWE, was backstage at last night’s NXT taping.

There’s no word on whether there are plans for Francis to feature on WWE/NXT TV as part of the ongoing TNA crossovers, but he has reportedly expressed an interest in doing so.

Francis has had two stints with WWE, the first being from January 2020 to November 2021, and the second being from August 2022 to September 2023.

He debuted for TNA in January 2024 and has been Digital Media Champion since May 19.

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1 week ago by Amanda Savage



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