Cody Hall, son of WWE Hall Of Famer Scott Hall, has withdrawn from the rest of the current DDT Pro Wrestling tour due to a recent controversial Tweet.
Hall made a joke related to the ongoing coronavirus, which he has since deleted. You can check out the joke, and Hall’s apology, below.
DDT Pro Wrestling has since released a statement confirming Hall’s withdrawal from the rest of the tour, acknowledging the Tweet.
“Thank you for your support for DDT Pro-Wrestling.
“Cody Hall has recently made an inappropriate comment on Twitter, and we have contacted him regarding this situation. Cody Hall has apologized to us, and has also suggested withdrawing himself from the remaining dates of his tour as well as relinquishing his Anytime Anywhere contract. In light of the gravity of his comments, we have agreed to all of his suggestions above.
“All announced cards including Cody Hall will be changed, and the scheduled KO-D Tag Championship Match in Nagoya on February 24 will be canceled. All updated cards will be announced once they are decided.
“DDT Pro-Wrestling will keep working to provide pro-wrestling content that can be enjoyed by the fans. We sincerely apologize to everyone that has been affected by this situation, as well as all of our fans.