Chael Sonnen Joins Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling

Global Force Wrestling, or GFW, is founded by Jeff Jarrett, and has been in the works for quite some time now. Information regarding the promotion was released today during a press conference at 1PM, this included a roster reveal and who else was involved in the promotion.

None other than three-time former UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen, rumours have been circulating about a possible pro wrestling career, and he was once said to have been linked to the WWE. Sonnen has been working as an analyst for ESPN most recently, and has provided commentary for MMA events in the past. He is known as one of the best talkers in the MMA world, and is perfectly suited to pro wrestling.

News of Sonnen’s involvement broke just prior to the start of the press conference, and the belief is there will be no transition to in-ring action initially.

Other names announced as working for the promotion at today’s press conference include Doc Gallows (Luke Gallows), Karl Anderson, Davey Boy Smith Jr, and Justin Gabriel.

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