WWE did not include their NXT brand as part of Survivor Series.
©JPIMedia Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved. Yesterday (15 April), following a company wide conference call to employees that was reported to have lasted only five minutes, WWE released an unprecedented number of its staff, spurred on by Covid uncertainty that many of us are feeling.
Then he debuted on RAW with new music and an altered look. She has no idea why Rhea Ripley hasn’t received her call-up yet. WWE Reaching Out To Several Wrestlers Who Appear On AEW Dark, WWE’s Current Plan For Title Changes Before Survivor Series Revealed, EC3 Is Already Done With Impact Wrestling, WWE Cancels Trademark On Cody Rhodes’ Name, Top WWE Superstars Prefer Scripted Promos Instead Of Improvising Them, Ryback Says He Will Not Stop Saying That Vince McMahon Is ‘A Horrible Human Being’, Karl Anderson’s Wife Calls Him Out For Cheating In A BIG WAY, Mustafa Ali Explains Leadership Strategy For Retribution, AEW’s New Hour-Long Show Confirmed For TNT. Back in 2019, he debuted with Gargano on RAW, defeating The Revival. However, moves to the main roster remain constant. Give Me Sport recently spoke to Shotzi Blackheart where they asked her about NXT call-ups. This run was cut short as he had to undergo surgery on his neck and relinquish the NXT Championship. Essentially a glorified gym used to train up the newest recruits, the Performance Centre shows were empty of fans, filmed with a limited crew and entirely devoid of atmosphere. His vicious title reign in 2018 was brilliant. WWE have been quick to point out they're taking the "current circumstances" (they noticeable refuse to mention coronavirus by name on-air) seriously, screening talent before they're allowed on the premises of any filming. Sport Other Sport WWE releases 2020: full list of NXT and main roster superstars cut by Vince McMahon amid coronavirus pandemic - including Rusev and Mike Chioda All of the members of RETRIBUTION are former NXT Superstars who have made the jump to the main roster with jarring alterations to their look and characters. They are bound to make call-ups again, and one Superstar is likely on top of their list. Five new Superstars – Pretty Deadly, Levi Muir, Candy Floss and Dani Luna – have joined the NXT UK roster. If you ask Shotzi, Ripley should be on the main roster next. WWE schedule, list of PPVs for 2020: Hell in a Cell, Survivor Series date, location, time, watch live Check out a complete list of WWE pay-per-views and special events scheduled for 2020 This system and format seem to be a thing of the past as NXT wants to keep big names and even bring some back that draws the most viewers to the product. They will join other NXT UK Superstars in training at WWE’s United Kingdom Performance Center in North London. His heel turns and resulting feud against his former tag team partner and best friend, Johnny Gargano, was perfect.
On SmackDown, the team formerly known as DIY defeated The Bar. Current WWE Roster 2020 – RAW, Smackdown, 205 Live, and NXT Current WWE RAW Roster – All Of The Male Superstars On RAW. Earlier this month they hosted Wrestlemania - normally an annual Superbowl-style showcase of wrestling talent held in front of tens of thousands of screaming fans - at the company's Performance Centre in Orlando, Florida. Companies smaller than WWE have ceased all events indefinitely. That’s why we’re at NXT. The biggest, and most famous, wrestling promotion out there is WWE, but it seems not even a multi-million dollar entertainment company is immune to the effects of the novel virus. There were a number of matches that were genuinely worth watching, and WWE even got round Covid-imposed restrictions by filming certain high-profile bouts in a 'cinematic' style. WWE did not include their NXT brand as part of Survivor Series. These additions to the divisions bring about new matches and feuds. But for a twisted take on the usual pro-wrestling format, it has to be seen to be believed. 4. That was initially in direct conflict with state-wide orders issued by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, but DeSantis later clarified the lockdown measures, and deemed WWE an "essential" business, delivering entertainment to a nation suffering under the crisis. They also didn’t implement the black and gold brand in the 2020 WWE Draft. These kinds of talent releases are not uncommon, and the company often makes cuts to shore up its budgets and get rid of any underutilised wrestlers. At the time of writing WWE has released over 30 employees, a list of names that includes not just wrestlers, but backstage producers, commentators and trainers. Rhea Ripley’s recent showing at Halloween Havoc against Raquel Gonzalez brought a lot of attention and Shotzi Blackheart obviously can’t wait to see what she does next along with the rest of us. NXT, which initially started as a reality show, turned into WWE’s developmental territory and is now the company’s third brand, being at par with RAW and SmackDown. Take Keith Lee, for example; he was NXT royalty and one its biggest stars. But consider the already strange world of professional wrestling, where men and women in trunks simulate hard-hitting, physical combat for the enjoyment and entertainment of others. A deep dive into Cena's psyche that referenced everything from his WWE debut to fans' continued calls for him to "turn heel" (bad guy), it was divisive sure. NXT's roster is stacked at the moment, so we're all curious as to who Gargano will make his next opponent, and in a new interview with the Wrestle Buddies podcast (via … The purpose of the WWE … I think very soon she’ll be gone. Although it has changed drastically since the fomentation of AEW, the aim of NXT as a developmental brand was to prepare talent for the main roster. Here are 5 NXT stars likely to get the call-up for the main roster in 2020 and 5 who will stay to continue building the brand up.