Travis Banks released by WWE following sexual misconduct allegations

Following accusations of sexual misconduct as part of the #SpeakingOut movement, NXT WWE NXT UK Superstar Travis Banks (real name Travis Bligh) has been released by WWE.

Travis Banks has been accused by wrestler Millie McKenzie of numerous acts of wrongdoing while he was her trainer, including engaging in a relationship with her while she was under 18.  McKenzie stated that as her trainer, Banks abused his position of trust.

WWE has removed Banks from the WWE NXT UK roster page on their website.  However, as of this report, WWE has not publicly acknowledged his release.

Banks took to Twitter to respond to those accusations, which you can see below:

Source: PWInsider