WWE has uploaded an emotional video taking a look at Drake Maverick, who was released by the company last month but is still performing on NXT.
During the video, Maverick speaks about his dream to join WWE, and how he wanted to be a wrestler, not just a personality.
He discusses being added to the interim NXT Cruiserweight Championship tournament, in which he has a deciding match against Kushida on the 20 May episode.
There’s also a recap of his matches in the tournament so far – the loss to Jake Atlas, but then the win over Tony Nese.
The video is also includes compliments for Maverick from the likes of Robbie Brookside and R-Truth.
You can check out the video here, titled ‘The unbreakable dreams of Drake Maverick’:
WrestleTalk.com will as always have live coverage of the 20 May episode of NXT, featuring Maverick vs Kushida in the deciding tournament match.