Friday, August 30, 2013
New WWE developmental recruits get their NXT ring names
Over the last couple of days, the talent that WWE has signed to developmental deals over the last two months have been given their ring names for WWE NXT. They are the following:
* Stephen Cole is now Cole Andrews.
* Independent talent Smith James is now Bull Dempsey.
* 2012 Arnold Amateur Strongman World Champion Adam Scherr is now Braun Stowman.
* Matt Silva from Australia is now Buddy Murphy.
* Britney Felkin (former Miss Temecula, California) is now Devin Taylor.
* Erika Hammond is now Veronica Lane.
* Lexi Kaufman is now Alexa Bliss.
* CJ Perry is now Lana.
* Former SHIMMER performer Rebecca Knox is now Becky Lynch.
* Independent stand-out Sami Callihan is now Solomon Crowe.
* Independent and Lucha stand-out Samuray Del Sol is now Kalisto.
Credit: PWInsider.com via wrestleview.com