Remember the last time you saw Hideo Itami? He was last seen in NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III in a losing effort to Aleister Black. He debuted with much WWE fanfare in September of 2014. Since then he’s performed in fits and starts – mostly because of injury. The next year, he suffered a shoulder injury said to keep him out of action for 6 months but because of complications, he was kept out far longer. After about a year, he returned in a 6-man match for “TakeOver: Brooklyn” but his push in NXT never returned. Yesterday, WWE announced Itami to be the latest addition to the “205 Live” roster:
— WWE (@WWE) November 22, 2017
Now, we’ll see what “205 Live” has in store for this very talented athlete. Stay tuned!
Botch Take: This might be just what the doctor ordered. He deserves far more than he’s gotten and he might actually get it in “205 Live”. This show is on the “come up” so it should be interesting to see how “205 Live” handles the former KENTA.