Matt Striker has confirmed that his World Wrestling Entertainment contract will NOT be renewed.
Matt, whose real name is Matthew Kaye, broke the news to his 72,000 followers on Twitter.
Was just informed by @WWE that my contract will not be renewed. I am now available 4 appearances, signings seminars & wrestling. Deep breath
— M@ (@MLBMattStriker) June 20, 2013
Matt make his WWE debut in early 2005, fighting Kurt Angle in a invitational match on WWE SmackDown!
After spending a year on WWE Raw, Matt moved over to the reform ECW in 2006 where he stayed until 2008. Matt was a color commentator from 2008-2011 and host and backstage interviewer for NXT from 2010-2012.
He currently hosts the international version of After Burn and conducts backstage interviews on WWE Raw and WWE SmackDown!