Thursday , October 28 2021

WWE has the option of "Buy and turn off" your partner promotions in the United Kingdom


Report: WWE has the option of

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More details on the updated status of the NXT contract in the United Kingdom was revealed, according to a Wrestling Observer Newsletter report (subscription required). With the news that comes out of the NXT British talent that receive several level contracts and that the main stars were restricted to compete outside of its brand, Dave Meltzer reports that the WWE agreement with several UK promotions allows them to "buy and shut down" the promotion was wanted.

"Part of the WWE work agreements originally offered and agreed upon were that WWE would be entitled to the next years if they choose to buy the companies for an agreed price (six high figures, at least in some cases) and then close them for They no longer compete "with themselves" with the idea that they would take place when they were running full time schedules in those markets. "

Currently WWE has a work-place deal with PROGRESS Wrestling and Insane Championship Wrestling in Scotland. The two promotions commonly used the main stars of NXT UK and also the superstar of SmackDown, Killian Dain. Previously, it was reported that a list of "non-competitive" promotions was revealed, although IMPACT Wrestling was not part of it.

The current UK NXT stars, including WWE UK champion Pete Dunne and Tyler Bate, were authorized to compete in Destiny Wrestling, although it will not be for live broadcast or for the audience.

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