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Lexis King trains with CONTROVERSIAL former WWE Superstar ahead of NXT debut

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In a surprising turn of events, Lexis King, also known as Brian Pillman Jr., has been spotted training with the former WWE Superstar, Matt Riddle. This comes just ahead of King’s highly anticipated in-ring debut on WWE NXT.

Lexis King’s decision to train with Matt Riddle has certainly raised eyebrows in the wrestling community. After signing with WWE last month, following his exit from AEW, King has been predominantly featured in video vignettes.

However, the recent revelation of his training sessions with Riddle has added a new dimension to his NXT journey.

A Glimpse into the Training of Lexis King

The RUDOS Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu account on Twitter recently shared a glimpse of the training sessions. They posted a photo featuring Riddle, King, and others, accompanied by a video showcasing some of the intense training at the centre.

The tweet expressed gratitude towards Riddle, hinting at the valuable insights he might be imparting to the upcoming star.

Lexis King: NXT Debut

Fans are eagerly awaiting Lexis King’s in-ring debut, which is scheduled for Night One of WWE NXT Halloween Havoc on October 24th.

While the anticipation is palpable, WWE has kept fans on the edge of their seats by not announcing King’s opponent for the match.

Matt Riddle’s Controversial Exit

It’s worth noting that Matt Riddle’s association with WWE ended on a controversial note. He was among the superstars released from WWE last month.

Currently, Riddle is in the midst of a 90-day non-compete clause, which is set to expire on December 20th.

FAQ

  • Who is Lexis King?
    • Lexis King, also known as Brian Pillman Jr., is a professional wrestler who recently signed with WWE after leaving AEW.
  • With whom did Lexis King train recently?
    • King trained with the former WWE Superstar, Matt Riddle.
  • When is Lexis King’s WWE NXT debut?
    • Lexis King is set to make his in-ring debut on Night One of WWE NXT Halloween Havoc on October 24th.
  • What is the status of Matt Riddle with WWE?
    • Matt Riddle was released from WWE last month and is currently serving a 90-day non-compete clause.
  • Where was the training session held?
    • The training took place at the RUDOS Brazilian Jiu Jitsu centre.
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