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Raw & SmackDown Rosters Set
The WWE Draft has finished up, and the rosters are now complete. Below are the full listed rosters:
Raw: Seth Rollins (c), AJ Styles (c), Drew McIntyre, Randy Orton, Ricochet, Bobby Lashley, Kevin Owens, Andrade [w/ Zelina Vega], Rusev, Aleister Black, Samoa Joe, Rey Mysterio, R-Truth (c), EC3, Eric Young, Sin Cara, Cedric Alexander, Humberto Carillo, Erick Rowan, Buddy Murphy, Jinder Mahal, Akira Tozawa, Shelton Benjamin, Titus O’Neil, Becky Lynch (c), Alexa Bliss, Natalya, Nikki Cross, Charlotte Flair, Zelina Vega, Kabuki Warriors (c), Liv Morgan, The Viking Raiders (c), The OC (Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson), Street Profits
SmackDown: Brock Lesnar (c), Shinsuke Nakamura (c) [w/ Sami Zayn], Roman Reigns, “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt, Braun Strowman, Kofi Kingston, Daniel Bryan, Ali, The Miz, King Corbin, Shorty Gable, Elias, Apollo Crews, Drew Gulak, Heath Slater, Bayley (c), Sasha Banks, Lacey Evans, Tamina, Carmella, The Revival (c), New Day, Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode, Lucha House Party, Heavy Machinery, B-Team
Mike Kanellis Asks For WWE Release
205 Live & Raw superstar Mike Kanellis has requested his release from WWE. Kanellis requested it on Twitter Monday, and as of this writing it has not been granted. His full statement can be read below:
— Miracle (@RealMikeBennett) October 14, 2019
No indication was made in his announcement about his wife, Maria Kanellis. Maria is currently pregnant with the couple’s second child.
Latest Wrestling News
Jon Moxley Stripped of NJPW US Title, New Champion Crowned
AEW star Jon Moxley was unable to make NJPW’s King of Pro Wrestling show on October 14th. He was unable to make the trip due to travel delays from Typhoon Hagibis. Due to his no-show, Moxley was stripped of the NJPW US Championship. Moxley was scheduled to defend his title against Juice Robinson in a No DQ match.
At the show, a match between Lance Archer & Juice Robinson took place instead. Archer defeated Robinson to win the NJPW US Championship. Full results for King of Pro Wrestling 2019 can be found here via WrestlingInc.