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Mojo Rawley Joins Lengthy List Of Performers Released

Mojo Rawley

Mojo Rawley has joined the extensive list of Superstars released from WWE over the past 24 hours.

Yesterday evening, WWE confirmed the release of several WWE Superstars via WWE.com, including Samoa Joe and the former IIconics among others. While no names were added to the list for several hours, Mojo Rawley’s release was confirmed late last night.

Posting a statement, the company confirmed:

“WWE has come to terms on the release of Samoa Joe, Billie Kay, Peyton Royce, Mickie James, Chelsea Green, Tucker, Kalisto, Mojo Rawley, Bo Dallas and Wesley Blake as of today April 15, 2021.

“We wish them the best in all of their future endeavors.”

Rawley, real name Dean Muhtadi, is a seven-time WWE 24/7 Champion and won the 2017 edition of the André the Giant Memorial Battle Royal which saw Rob Gronkowski make his explosive WWE debut. As part of the Hype Bros, Rawley became a mainstay of NXT, before switching to RAW in 2018.

Mojo Rawley’s final WWE appearance was on the June 19th episode of SmackDown, losing to Shorty G, now known as Chad Gable, in what would be his final WWE match.

For the full list of WWE releases from April 15th, click here.