Retrieved 14 May 2020, 00:24 IST
WWE NXT Cruiser Weight Champion Jordan Devlin extends his support to former WWE Intercontinental Champion Sami Zion His title was later snatched away.
The WWE has decided to become an interim NXT cruiser weight champion through an eight-member round-robin tournament because Devlin is currently unable to leave Ireland due to the Cornavirus epidemic. The tournament is now underway, and the winner will eventually face Devlin to be able to return to the United States.
Devlin took to Twitter to agree with a statement issued by WWE Intercontinental Champion Sami Zayn.
Sami Zion says he is ‘still a champion’
Sami Zion tweeted that the WWE did not agree to remove him from the intercontinental title because he could not protect him. Sami declared that he was still undefeated and still the champion.
“I do not agree with this decision and no matter what anyone says, I am still undefeated and therefore still an intercontinental champion,” Sami wrote.
Jordan Devlin also echoed the narrative that a new intermediate NXT cruiserweight champion would be the winner of the tournament, not the real thing.
“I’m with my brother. Reject all the champions,” Devlin wrote.
According to reports, Samona was removed from the headlines because she said she would not appear for the taping at the recent WWE Performance Center due to health concerns over the cornvirus epidemic. It was announced that a tournament would be held SmackDown A new intercontinental champion crown.