Add Killian Dain to the list of wrestlers released from WWE today.
Dain took to Twitter this afternoon and announced his departure. He made a statement on Twitter and captioned it with, “Chip is back on my shoulder. All future enquiries: Damomackle@yahoo.com”
Dain noted that he got the release call today while training at the WWE Performance Center. He gave thanks to several legends and WWE Hall of Famers – Robbie Brookside, William Regal, Fit Finlay, Johnny Moss, Shawn Michaels, and Triple H. He also thanked other co-workers, Cross, and others. Dain also revealed that he is under a 90-day non-compete clause with WWE, noting that he feels like he is in his prime. His full statement can be seen below.
Nikki Cross, who is married to Dain, took to Twitter and reacted to the departure of her husband. Cross responded to Dain’s statement announcing his WWE release, and said the whole world is waiting to see what’s next from him.
“The whole world is waiting for you my love. I have seen your talent, your experience, your versatility, your work, your passion, your dedication, And your heart, first hand and up close. I have the best seat in the house. I can’t wait to watch you unleashed. My man [heart emoji],” she wrote.
Dain signed with WWE in 2016. After a brief run on the main roster with SAnitY, Dain was sent back to WWE NXT in May 2019. He had been teaming with Drake Maverick as of late. Dain last wrestled on the June 8 NXT show, losing to Isaiah “Swerve” Scott.