– As noted, WWE granted the release of former NXT Tag Team Champion Simon Gotch on Wednesday afternoon. Gotch is already taking indie bookings and has changed his Twitter name to “Simon (TBD).” He posted the following on taking bookings:
All wrestling, interview, appearance, etc.
offers may be made to this email
— Simon (TBD) (@GotchStyleWWE) April 5, 2017
– Matt Hardy mentioned on Twitter that WWE is allowing he and his brother, Jeff Hardy, to finish up indie dates that were booked before their return to the company at WrestleMania 33. Matt tweeted out the upcoming shows that they will be working:
.@WWE is graciously allowing us to fulfill our previously booked dates-
— #BROKEN Matt Hardy (@MATTHARDYBRAND) April 5, 2017
– As noted, two-time NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura made his main roster debut on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live. WWE has released his entrance on their YouTube channel, which you can watch it here: