Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Gable Steveson has officialy grow to be part of the WWE roster and the brand new recruit did not waste anytime earlier than letting the WWE Universe find out about his objectives within the trade.
Hours after his official appointment, the 21-year-old despatched out a tweet asking followers to not examine him with former WWE celebrity and Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle.
I’m not the subsequent Kurt Angle.. I’m Gable Steveson.. Now, Please Get pleasure from The Present.. Thanks!
— Gable Steveson (@GableSteveson) September 9, 2021
Steveson had clinched the yellow steel on the recently-concluded Tokyo Olympics after pinning Georgia’s Geno Petriashvili within the finals of males’s freestyle wrestling within the 125 kg class.
As per the brand new contract with WWE, Stevson will probably be a part of the corporate and concurrently compete on the collegiate degree.
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Steveson hailed the transfer as “childhood dream completed”. Seth Rollins additionally took to Twitter to congratulate the Olympian and wrote: “Greatest wrestler on the planet coming to one of the best wrestling firm on the planet.”
Greatest wrestler on the planet coming to one of the best wrestling firm on the planet!!! Like to see it! Gable Steveson is WWE! https://t.co/CDDttbwX8J
— Seth Rollins (@WWERollins) September 9, 2021
Steveson had made an appearnace in earlier month’s pay-per-view occasion The Summerslam together with fellow gold medalist Tamyra Mensah-Inventory.
Angle, who’s ranked among the many greatest stars of his period, was the primary Olympic gold medalist signed by the WWE and his success on the trade earned the star an induction into Corridor of Fame class.