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
Per the press release, KENTA is set to relocate to Orlando, Florida where he
will train at the WWE Performance Center.