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Former TNA star signs with WWE



Former TNA Knockouts Tag Team Champion Thea Trinidad has signed with WWE and will start training at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida. Ryan Satin of Pro Wrestling Sheet was the first to report the news.

Trinidad, who is dating Cruiserweight star Austin Aries, had a tryout with WWE back in March of 2013 and was later used as one of Adam Rose’s Rosebuds on a few shows in 2014. In October of 2016, Trinidad worked with NXT Women’s Champion Asuka at an NXT event. Most recently, she sat at ringside for an Andrade ‘Cien‘ Almas match at an NXT TV taping, but she was not shown on camera.

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She played the role of AJ Lee in the movie about Paige and her family, which is titled "Fighting With My Family. WWE Studios and The Rock's Seven Bucks Productions filmed a scene involving Trinidad for the movie back in February at a RAW TV event in Los Angeles.

Trinidad joins a group of wrestlers who recently signed with WWE. The group includes former TNA star Gunner, Evie, Nixon Newell, Cruiserweight Classic competitor Fabian Aichner and Axel Dieter Jr.

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