UPDATED: KENTA Officially Signs with WWE
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 07.12.2014
Now with photo and video of the signing...
UPDATE: WWE has posted a photo and video from the signing of KENTA in Osaka, Japan.
Original: WWE officially announced today that Japanese wrestling star KENTA has signed with WWE. KENTA will be heading to WWE NXT. WWE made the announcement during a live event in Osaka, Japan with WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan presiding.
Speaking on the signing of KENTA, WWE Executive Vice President of Talent, Creative and Live Events, Triple H, stated: "KENTA is an incredible performer who brings the crowd to its feet when he steps into the ring. WWE's signing of KENTA reflects our continued dedication to creating a diverse roster that appeals to our global fan base."
KENTA commented on the signing, saying, "I am humbled to join WWE's NXT division and look forward to honing my craft with the global leader in sports entertainment."
Per the press release, KENTA is set to relocate to Orlando, Florida where he will train at the WWE Performance Center.