Following the WWE cuts on June 2nd 2021, Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful has announced that there are more WWE cuts set to come including staff and possibly talent.
On June 2nd, WWE released Braun Strowman, Aleister Black, Lana, Ruby Riott, Santana Garrett and Buddy Murphy.
The departures of Strowman and Black appear especially noteworthy as the pair have been featured heavily in recent times. Strowman faced Shane McMahon at WrestleMania 37 before competing for the WWE Title at WrestleMania Backlash just a few weeks ago.
On June 25th 2021, Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful, who broke the news surrounding the last set of releases, announced via Twitter that “There are more WWE cuts coming. Staff and possibly talent.”
There are more WWE cuts coming. Staff and possibly talent.
— Sean Ross Sapp of Voice Over Work (@SeanRossSapp) June 25, 2021
Following the announcement, both the WrestleVotes and Andrew Zarian Twitter account put out reactionary Tweets expressing disappointment at the breaking news with Zarian, who recently broke the news surrounding WWE’s planned dates for the WWE Draft, Tweeting simply “Ohh boy…”
Inside the Ropes will not speculate at this time as to the nature of or names involved in the reported release however we will bring you further information on the news as it becomes made available, head over to ITRWrestling.com for the latest news as it is confirmed.