WWE Deletes Wrestler After Controversy, Why Vince Changed Raw Main Event (VIDEO)

Andy H. Murray & Adam Wilbourn on NXT 2.0, Raw main event change, Britt Baker, AEW & Vince McMahon.

Join WhatCulture's Andy H. Murray and Adam Wilbourn as they bring you Friday's rundown of all the latest wrestling news.

Today's news video begins with one of NXT 2.0's new characters, Joe Gacy, whose "woke" gimmick came under media scrutiny from outlets that wouldn't normally cover pro wrestling earlier this week. WWE has now moved to delete all references to the character across their website and social media channels (00:30).


We head up to the main roster after that, covering the real reason behind this week's Raw main event changing (03:48).

Joe Gacy

It's over to AEW after that, as we talk a report on WWE's reported interest in Britt Baker prior to her signing a new deal with Tony Khan's promotion (05:48).


Finally, we say congratulations to Karrion Kross and Scarlett (07:25), as the WWE couple have just announced their engagement on social media. The duo haven't been on screen together in a few months but have been a real-life couple for years.

As always, today's news video closes with your Twitter questions.


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WhatCulture's Senior Wrestling Reporter, Presenter and Editor. Formerly Bleacher Report. Follow him on Twitter @andyhmurray.