There aren’t many details available right now on what prompted this. Ranallo was not at last week’s NXT and or at TakeOver: XXX. At TakeOver, Corey Graves filled in for in and Wade Barrett filled in for him last Wednesday night. Ranallo reportedly had to fly back to Canada to tend to a family issue.
It’s unclear if this is related, but it was reported earlier today that Barrett is in talks with WWE about a full-time return to the company.
We will pass along more details when we hear more.
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