Former EVOLVE Star Reportedly Signs WWE Deal
Following the news of WWE signing Leon Ruff to a deal with the company, another name formerly of EVOLVE is expected to join the ranks of NXT.
According to Gary Cassidy of Sportskeeda, Anthony Greene has signed a deal with WWE, and is set to work under the NXT brand.
Anthony Greene was featured on last year’s EVOLVE 131 event, which streamed on the WWE Network.
With @BrandiWrestling at his side, @WWNEVOLVE's @retroag is a "new-school wrestler with an old-school feel" who happens to have the most spectacular fanny pack collection known to man.#EVOLVE131 streams THIS SATURDAY at 8 ET/5 PT on @WWENetwork! pic.twitter.com/FMXHJNnq6x
— WWE (@WWE) July 11, 2019
Greene has worked for a number of independent promotions including Chaotic Wrestling, Beyond Wrestling, Northeast Wrestling and World Xtreme Wrestling. He was trained by Ryan Waters and former WWE/ECW star Spike Dudley.
The report also indicates Curt Stallion is another name who may sign a deal with WWE, but that has yet to be confirmed.
WWE has signed additional former EVOLVE talent to contracts, with only two names known at the moment.