Former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Lio Rush has been announced for the new season of MTV’s The Challenge, which will premiere on December 9 on MTV at 8:00 pm ET.
Rush was released from WWE back on April 15 as part of cutbacks due to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
He recently made his debut for UWN Primetime Live and is part of New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Best of the Super Jr. 27 Tournament. He is also set to make his Major League Wrestling debut on November 18, 2020.
The wait is over! New season of #TheChallenge premieres Wednesday December 9th 8/7c on @MTV! 🔥🔥🔥 @theresa_m_jones @mtvrrdarrell @AneesaMTV @CoryWharton @lolojones @MTVASHLEYBROOKE @MTVDevinWalker @_nelsonthomas @fessyfitness #TheChallenge36 https://t.co/lta1LU6Elp
— The Challenge MTV (@TheChallengeMTV) November 12, 2020