Final month there have been stories stating that Matt Riddle signed a brand new long-term contract to stick with WWE.
For the reason that information broke, there was nothing to point that the corporate plans to provide him a critical push. In actual fact, he misplaced to Bobby Lashley in a United States Championship match on Monday Evening Uncooked and he was attacked when he was wrestling MVP.
The reserving of Riddle may must do with him not but singing his contract. Bryan Alvarez made observe of this at this time on Wrestling Observer Dwell.
Alvarez stated, “Keep in mind after they provided him a brand new deal? I don’t suppose he’s signed but. Simply need to throw that on the market.”
Additionally, as famous just a few weeks in the past, the plan was for Riddle to face Lashley for the U.S. Title on the Royal Rumble however there was no point out of Riddle wrestling in a singles match on the present and his decisive faucet out loss final evening seemingly places a lid on difficult once more for the title anytime quickly.