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Two more WWE releases



WWE has released at least two more Performance Center coaches.

Kendo Kashin and Serena Deeb have been cut from the staff as part of the budget cuts being made because of the coronavirus. As noted earlier, Ace Steel has also been released.

Kassius Ohno, who has been working behind-the-scenes and on some NXT UK shows, has been moved to the alumni section of but his status has not been confirmed.

Kashin, a former IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion, flew to the United States from Japan and signed with the company in 2019.

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Deeb is probably best known to WWE fans as part of CM Punk's Straight Edge Society when she was on SmackDown in 2009. She was brought back to the company as a coach in 2018.

Here is the updated list of names that were released today:

Main roster wrestlers/on-air talent
Drake Maverick
Curt Hawkins
Karl Anderson
Luke Gallows
Heath Slater
Eric Young
Lio Rush
Erick Rowan
Sarah Logan
Referee Mike Chioda
Erick Rowan
Mike Kanellis
Maria Kanellis
Zack Ryder
No Way Jose

NXT/Performance Center
Deonna Purrazzo
Aleksandar Jaksic
MJ Jenkins
Ace Steel (coach)
Kendo Kashin (coach)
Serena Deeb (coach)

Producers/employees (note: some have been furloughed)
Kurt Angle
Aiden English
Lance Storm
Shane Helms
Sarah Stock
Scott Armstrong
Billy Kidman
Dave "Fit" Finlay
Pat Buck
Shawn Daivari
Mike Rotunda
Andrea Listenberger (writer)
Jerry Soto (Spanish-language announcer)