WWE is slowly introducing Sami Zayn to the main roster after a successful career down in NXT. For those that missed this week’s Main Event, Zayn lost to Tyson Kidd (who is being intentionally featured) via a handful of tights.
The company aired this video package for Zayn:
Video highlights for the match are online at this link or embedded in the video below:
Richard Reacts: WWE is often criticized for hot-shotting talent directly from NXT to the main roster. Sometimes it works (Bray Wyatt) and sometimes it doesn’t (Emma). This is a different approach, giving Zayn a match on Main Event along with a video package to help familiarize the audience with his journey. I like it and believe it’s better than just throwing him to the fire out of the gate.