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More NXT Wrestlers Released, WWE Changes Plan For Lucha Star


• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (April 16, 1983) – WWF Championship Wrestling

On this day in 1983, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Championship Wrestling’.

This episode was pre-taped at the Agricultural Hall in Allentown, Pennsylvania and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments involving the 1983 WWF Superstars.

Here’s the card:

– Don Muraco vs. Charlie Brown

– Tony Garea vs. Jose Estrada

– Rocky Johnson vs. Johnny Rodz

– Big John Studd vs. Pete Sanchez

• More NXT Wrestlers Released

NXT wrestlers Dan Matha (Dorian Mak) and Alyssa Marino, and NXT on-air talent Jon Quasto have also been released.

Below is the updated list of names that have been released from WWE so far:

– Luke Gallows

– Karl Anderson

– Drake Maverick

– Curt Hawkins

– EC3

– Lio Rush

– Heath Slater

– Eric Young

– Lance Storm

– Dave Finlay (Fit Finlay)

– Mike Rotunda (I.R.S.)

– Shane Helms (Hurricane)

– Kurt Angle

– Aiden English

– Billy Kidman

– Pat Buck

– Shawn Daivari

– Scott Armstrong

– Sarah Stock

– D-Von Dudley

– Sarah Logan

– Mike Chioda

– Erick Rowan

– Primo

– Epico

– Mike Kanellis

– Maria Kanellis

– Zack Ryder

– No Way Jose

– Andrea Listenberger (WWE Creative Team Writer)

– Rusev

– Deonna Purrazzo

– Aleksander Jaksic

– MJ Jenkins

– Jerry Soto

– Josiah Williams

– Serena Deeb

– Kendo Kashin

– Chris Guy

– Dan Matha

– Alyssa Marino

– Jon Quasto

• WWE Changes Plan For Lucha Star

According to the Wrestling Observer, WWE has changed plans for lucha star El Hijo del Fantasma.

Original plan was for him to wrestle without a mask in NXT, but WWE showed in a promo video that he’ll be wrestling with a mask on.

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