WWE news, rumors: Matt Riddle reportedly agrees to long-term deal, other indy stars contacted
August 3, 2018 - WWE
Matt Riddle is one of a tip names in eccentric veteran wrestling right now, and as some-more reports surface, it looks as if he’s set to(finally). Word per a understanding a former UFC warrior has sealed with WWE, as good as a association sharpened for dual other indie stars, is where we start a demeanour during some of a biggest headlines for Thursday, Aug, 2.
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Matt Riddle reportedly signs, other indie stars contacted
The opening RingsideNews.com was initial to report that Riddle had sealed a three-year understanding with WWE, and one of a some-more creditable sources in a business has clearly confirmed. Pegged on Twitter about Riddle similar to a long-term agreement that would see him pierce to WWE, Dave Meltzer of a Wrestling Observer Newsletter advanced a rumor.
Riddle’s reported understanding with WWE is not a usually square of information Meltzer has addressed per eccentric stars tied to WWE.
In a latest of a Wrestling Observer [subscription compulsory and recommended], Meltzer suggested that WWE has reached out to Mexican stars Pentagon Jr. and Fenix, who occur to also be real-life siblings. Most important here in a United States for their work on a Lucha Underground radio show, a dual have recently been creation appearances for Impact Wrestling after a crossover agreement with a El Rey Network uncover was reached. Pentagon, a some-more renouned of a duo, even reason a Impact universe championship for a brief volume of time. The usually reason adult in potentially reaching deals with a two, according to Meltzer, is that they competence be tied to Lucha Underground for 3 some-more seasons. That does not indispensably meant they would not be means to get out of those deals should they be interested.
The eccentric pro wrestling stage is arguably a deepest that it has ever been, and apparently, WWE is not holding behind in perplexing to capitalize.
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