WWE has changed the name of two of its fighters in NXT. Chad Lail, formerly known as Gunner in TNA Impact Wrestling, will be known from now on as Jaxson Ryker. Lail has been fighting in the world of wrestling since 2001 and signed the contract with TNA Wrestling (Impact Wrestling) in 2010. During his stay, he worked with big stars like Hulk Hogan and was part of his “Immortal” faction. In TNA he won the Television Championship and the Tag Team Championship. In May he signed with WWE but so far he has not appeared on television.
Another one that changes its name is the Former ROH star Donovan Dijak, who will be known from now on as Dominik Dijakovic. He signed a contract with WWE last year and so far has been using his real name (Chris Dijak) in the NXT live events. During his time in Ring Of Honor (2013-2017) he became one of the most talented fighters and won the 2015 edition of the Top Prospect Tournament.
So far no changes have been announced in the names of wrestlers who have signed a contract with WWE and wait for their time to debut in the televised shows of NXT.