Released WWE star says he is done with pro wrestling
It looks like former WWE Superstar Rusev is done with professional wrestling.
There has been plenty of speculation on what he will do next with many fans thinking that he will land in All Elite Wrestling or New Japan Pro Wrestling but the former WWE star, real name Miroslav Barnyashev, said on his Twitch/YouTube stream that he has moved on from the squared circle.
During a Q&A session, Miro said he is enjoying what he is doing on Twitch and there is no desire to step into the ring.
“I’m done. I’m done, man. I’m just enjoying my Twitch. I’m a professional Twitcher, YouTuber, content creator,” Miro said. “I’m not a wrestler anymore. Can I be your favorite streamer?”
As previously noted, WWE has reached out to some released wrestlers about returning but many were offered for less money than what they were making before. It’s unknown if Rusev/Miro received an offer to return he said the following: “I texted Vince, I haven’t talked to him. I texted him, it was a nice conversation.”
You can watch the latest “ToBeMiro TV” Twitch stream by clicking here and click below to see the latest video posted on his YouTube account.
h/t Fightful for the quotes.