Multiple WWE NXT Talents Released

Multiple WWE NXT Talents Released WWE

There have been a number of talent releases within WWE NXT today, with a few recognizable names amongst them.

UPDATE: In the post-Backlash press conference, Triple H stated that Drew Gulak was not ‘released’, but his contract was not renewed.

The most notable departure is Drew Gulak, who was in headlines recently after accusations made against him by Ronda Rousey.

After those accusations, he was pulled from TV and has now been released according to PWInsider, although it wasn’t specified whether the Rousey allegations were the reason.

PWInsider reported the following 10 names have been let go:

UPDATE: Since original publication, PWInsider has reported that Boa has been released, and the Wrestling Observer reported that Gable Steveson has been released, in addition to the initial 10 names:

Ezekiel Balogun, Julian Baldi, Trey Bearhill, Emma Diaz, Valentina Feroz, Drew Gulak, Keyshawn Leflore, Darrell Mason, Vlad Pavlenko, Kiyah Saint

Of those names – in addition to Gulak – Boa, Feroz, Bearhill and Saint had appeared in on-screen matches, with Feroz having been with WWE NXT since back in 2019, and Boa since 2017.

We’ll keep you posted with any further updates.

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1 month ago by Liam Winnard


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