Hideo Itami

WWE has confirmed the departures of two talents.

In items both reported over the last few weeks, WWE confirmed the releases of Hideo Itami and Tye Dillinger from the roster on Friday afternoon.

Earlier this week, Dillinger issued a statement on Twitter announcing he had requested his release from the company after nearly six years with WWE.

In late January, news broke that Hideo Itami had also requested a release from WWE and would be granted it. An episode of #205Life profiled his final weeks in WWE.

You can check out the official statements from WWE below.

“WWE has come to terms on the release of Kenta Kobayashi (Hideo Itami).”

“WWE has come to terms on the release of Ron Arneill (Tye Dillinger).”