According to PWInsider.com, former NJPW Star Karl Fredericks has officially signed with WWE and he is going to be working under the NXT brand. It was also noted on the report that Fredericks started this week at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida and after leaving NJPW in August 2022 when his contract was up, he would have a private tryout with the WWE a month later in the month of September.
In 2015, Karl Fredericks made his pro wrestling debut and has since worked for several companies such as All Pro Wrestling and NJPW. He would then begin his wrestling training at NJPW’s LA Dojo alongside Clark Connors and Alex Coughlin. Fredericks last competed for NJPW on the company’s May 15 episode of NJPW STRONG, when he defeated QT Marshall in Singles action.