During the recent NXT program, Matt Riddle’s debut for the yellow mark was announced on next week’s show. “The King Of Bros” was hired by WWE a few months ago due to its large stakes in the independent scene, the company confirmed its contract during the NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn IV.
After a brief stint in the WWE Perfomance Center, Matt Riddle will make his NXT TV debut. Rumors pointed to Velveteen Dream as Riddle’s first rival, but apparently, Kassius Ohno will be appointed to face the American wrestler. Ohno declared that he was willing to kill any new talent that wants to overshadow him and the general manager of NXT William Regal responded by using the term “Bro”.
It should be remembered that Matt Riddle had a step by the mixed martial arts company UFC, from which he retired because of his problems with marijuana. After that, he began his journey in the world of wrestling working for the PROGRESS and EVOLVE companies, obtaining in the latter the maximum championship.
After rumors that positioned the wrestler in WWE, the hiring became a reality. Riddle was presented as a great promise from Triple H . Being part of the WWE recruitment round, along with other talents that arrived at Perfomance Center a few weeks ago.