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WWE Signs Five New Stars To NXT UK Including Jazzy Gabert

February 27, 2019 | Posted by Joseph Lee
Jazzy Gabert Mae Young Classic NXT UK

WWE.com reports that WWE has signed five new superstars to their NXT UK brand including Mae Young Classic standouts Jazzy Gabert and Kay Lee Ray. Gabert and Ray were both at NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool. Gabert was originally set to sign with WWE in 2017 but neck issues prevented it. The other names include:

Ilja Rukober: Ilja competes under the name Ilja Dragunov and was born in Russia, but was raised in Germany. He was noticed at a WWE tryout in Cologne last November.

Oliver Sauter: Sauter has the professional name of Oliver Carter and was also at WWE’s Colonge tryouts in November. He’s 24 from Switzerland and has a background in soccer prior to his wrestling career.

Jay Melrose: Better known as Primate, Melrose is known for competing in promotions like Defiant Wrestling. He’s already appeared for NXT UK as of December.

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