Monday, August 2, 2021

Tag: EVOLVE

In December, there were reports that WWE was considering a second NXT show that would focus on Performance Center signees trying to make it to the NXT roster.   Fightful reported on Wednesday, and it was later confirmed by F4WOnline...
According to PWInsider, WWE has signed former EVOLVE star Clint Barrow (aka Harlem Bravado) for the NXT brand. Clint Barrow, under the in-ring name of Harlem Bravado wrestled with his real-life brother Houston Bravado in a tag team called The...
Samantha Tavel, known as Candy Cartwright in professional wrestling, has filed a lawsuit against WWE, Matt Riddle, EVOLVE, and Gabe Sapolsky in a sexual assault lawsuit. Tavel is looking for $10 million from each party. The suit was announced in...
WWE announced the signing of several new talents to the Performance Center. The signings include talents from EVOLVE and a former NCAA wrestler. You can view the descriptions of the talent by WWE below: Brandi Pawelek, known on the independents as...
Longtime wrestling promoter Gabe Sapolsky has announced that he is retired from independent wrestling. After the purchase of EVOLVE by WWE, which he co-owned with Sal Hamaoui, Sapolsky said he has left WWN and considers himself retired. "With WWN announcing the...
Triple H has offered a glimpse at the new NXT UK set for the September relaunch. Taking to Twitter, Triple H showcased a video of the new set, which is up at the BT Sport Studios in London, England. In August,...
According to a new report by PWInsider, WWE has signed former CZW Champion and EVOLVE star Joe Gacy to an NXT developmental deal. Gacy made his professional wrestling debut in 2006 and has wrestled in Northeastern independent scene, as well...
Stu Bennett, known as Wade Barrett, is currently negotiating a full-time return to WWE as an announcer, according to a new report by PWInsider. Bennett was brought in as a replacement for Mauro Ranallo, who is reportedly dealing with a...
WWE announced today that Independent Wrestling companies EVOLVE, ICW, wXw, and PROGRESS will be available on the WWE Network starting Saturday, August 15. The following will be uploaded to the WWE Network: EVOLVE The Best of Drew McIntyre in EVOLVE (featuring matches...
According to a new report from PWInsider, former EVOLVE star Leon Ruff has been signed to a WWE NXT contract. Also according to the same report, Ruff is the first of several EVOLVE stars signed to a deal following the...
WWE has reportedly acquired EVOLVE Wrestling according to a report by PWInsider. According to the report, WWE completed the purchase from Gabe Sapolsky and Sal Hamaoui after negotiating with them for several months. It is not known what the financials...
WWE NXT has announced on Twitter that NXT Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley will be appearing for a meet-and-greet at the EVOLVE 144 event this Saturday, January 18. The event will take place at the Orlando Live Events Center in Fern...
During Saturday night’s EVOLVE 139 event held in Queens, New York, Twitter user @mclevy76 posted on Twitter that Matt Sydal aprubtly left his match after Leon Ruff seemingly hit him the wrong way with a move. The post also notes...
WWE has announced four new recruits that have been brought in to train at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. Scarlett Bordeaux Going by her given name of Elizabeth Chihaia, Bordeaux has been wrestling for years in many different companies....
EVOLVE announced Friday that Matt Sydal will be making appearances for the promotion in November and December under his former WWE in-ring name of Evan Bourne.  The announcement notes that Sydal is returning as Evan Bourne for the first time...