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Zack Sabre Jr. and Jack Gallagher qualify for WWE Cruiserweight Classic at PROGRESS Wrestling
LONDON – Zack Sabre Jr. and Jack Gallagher, two of the United Kingdom’s brightest stars, earned their way into the WWE Cruiserweight Classic by winning qualifying matches at a PROGRESS Wrestling event, WWE.com has confirmed.
Sabre, often described as one of the best unsigned wrestlers in the world, defeated up-and-comer Flash Morgan Webster to cement his place in this summer’s highly anticipated tournament.
Gallagher, a technician with experience in mixed martial arts, bested hard-hitting “Bruiserweight” Pete Dunne in the second qualifying match to earn a coveted spot in the Cruiserweight Classic.
The Cruiserweight Classic, featuring 32 of the world’s best competitors under 205 pounds battling for supremacy, begins Wednesday, July 13, at 9/8 C, only on WWE Network.
Other qualifier results: Revolution Pro Wrestling
Zack Sabre Jr. photo courtesy of Scott Finkelstein. Jack Gallagher photo courtesy of Rob Brazier.