Austin Aries has been released from his contract with WWE.
The WWE released an official statement
“WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar Austin Aries. WWE wishes Aries the best in all of his future endeavours.”
Aries was scheduled to work tonight’s WWE Madison Square Garden event and has been replaced by Cedric Alexander to take on WWE Cruiserweight Champion Neville.
Aries signed with the WWE back in 2016. He had 6 months left on his contract.