WWE Announces the Signing of Lio Rush

Lio Rush (photo credit: Zalaphoto)

WWE has officially announced the signing of 22-year-old wrestling prodigy Lio Rush.

“Internationally recognized as one of the ring’s top high-flyers, Rush officially joined the WWE Performance Center today in Orlando, FL.”

Rush has been considered one of the top prospects on the independent scene. He won Ring of Honor’s Top Prospect Tournament last year and won the Combat Zone Wrestling Heavyweight Championship earlier this year.

In joining the WWE Performance Center, Rush reunites with a former tag team partner, current NXT Superstar The Velveteen Dream.

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