Cheng Yuxiang is a Chinese professional wrestler. He was signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) from September 2016 until October 2018 where he wrestled on its training brand NXT.

Professional wrestling career

World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE

In September 2016, it was reported World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) signed a total of seven Chinese athletes to train in the WWE Performance Center, among them Yuxiang was signed.

NXT (2017-2018)

Yuxiang made his debut on the October 12 edition of NXT under the ring name Jason, in a match won by Oney Lorcan. In future matches between 2017 and early 2018, he wrestled under the ring names Jason and Jason Cheng and also his real name. During February 2018, Yuxiang teamed with fellow Chinese wrestler and NXT trainee Tian Bing in tag matches against Adrian Jaoude & Cezar Bononi and Riddick Moss & Tino Sabbatelli. Three months later, Jason returned on May 4 in a match lost to Marcel Barthel. Through the course of May, Jason wrestled in singles matches against opponents including Kona Reeves, his fellow countryman Big Boa and Indian NXT recruit Jeet Rama. Two months later, Yuxiang returned during the July 12 house show in a match lost to Wesley Blake. He wrestled twice more during the month in singles matches against Kassius Ohno and Adrian Jaoude. He returned on August 2, where he teamed with Tian Bing in a tag match lost to the War Raiders (Hanson & Rowe). During the August 11 house show, Yuxiang wrestled first and only singles match of the month against Mohamed Fahim, ending in a No Contest finish. He returned during the August 30 house show where he teamed with Amanpreet Singh in a tag match lost to the War Raiders. During the final house show of the month on August 31, Yuxiang teamed with Rocky in a tag match lost to Danny Burch & Oney Lorcan.

In October 2018 Yuxiang was released by WWE.

In wrestling

  • Finishers
  • Signature moves
  • Entrance Music
  • Nicknames
  • Managers and valets
  • Teams and stables

Championships and accomplishments

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