WWE Announces Release of James Ellsworth (Includes Comments From Wrestlers)

World Wrestling Entertainment has announced the release of James Ellsworth. WWE.com posted the following, “WWE has come to terms on the release of WWE Superstar James Ellsworth. WWE wishes Ellsworth the best in all of his future endeavors.”

Ellsworth’s final appearance on WWE television was on last week’s edition of Smackdown when he lost a match to Becky Lynch. He then spent some time during WWE’s European tour getting beat up by Smackdown’s women roster.

James Ellsworth gets stunned out of Padova, Italy

Ellsworth tweeted the following about his release.

Below is a Facebook post from Mick Foley on Ellsworth’s release, as well as tweets from some WWE Superstars that wanted to say goodbye.

https://twitter.com/MojoRawleyWWE/status/930900068609163264

Picture used above is courtesy of WWE.com.