Progress Wrestling have this evening announced that they will be severing ties with several talent and temporarily suspending others as a result of allegations of sexual assault and misconduct made this week on social media.
Various members of the roster, including WWE contracted talent Travis Banks and Jordan Devlin will either be permanently removed from the Progress roster or suspended pending further investigation.
Progress Wrestling’s statement in full read:
Further to our statement made earlier today, here is an update regarding specific allegations and current roster members:
David Starr – will no longer be working for PROGRESS
Marc ‘Paz’ Parry – will no longer be working for PROGRESS
Travis Banks – will be suspended indefinitely
Jordan Devlin – will be suspended indefinitely // the tag titles have been vacated
Scotty Davis – will be suspended indefinitely // the tag titles have been vacated
We take these allegations extremely seriously. Those under suspension will have their situation reviewed periodically between now, and events starting again.
We continue to monitor and listen to the Speaking Out movement so that we can take appropriate action where necessary.
WWE and other wrestling organisations have released statements regarding investigations and action taken, including the National Wrestling Alliance announcing the resignation of Vice-President David Lagana.