WWE has announced that Faisal Kurdi and Hussain Aldagal, two Saudi Arabian talents signed off of WWE’s recent tryouts in Jeddah, have reported to the WWE Performance Center several weeks ago.
The two were selected out of nearly 30 athletes who participated in the tryouts in Jeddah. At that same tryout, eventual 50-man Battle Royal winner and NXT star Mansoor was also present. Kurdi has a background in mixed martial arts; more specifically, grappling, Muay Thai boxing, and has placed in championship contests throughout the Middle East. He stands at 5-foot-8 and weighs 182 pounds.
As for Aldagal, he stands at 6-foot-3, 211-pounds and has athletic experience in volleyball and bodybuilding. Outside of athletics, Aldagal is also a civil engineer. Now, WWE is preparing for its next international tryout in China, which takes place from July 15-18 in Shanghai.