Two Indy Stars Qualify For WWE Global Cruiserweight Series

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During today’s Progress Wrestling event, two WWE Global Cruiserweight Series Qualifying matches were held.

Zack Sabre, Jr defeated Flash Morgan Webster via submission.

Jack Gallagher defeated Pete Dunne via submission.

These are the first two talents, other than the talents WWE already announced for the tournament, to officially qualify. More qualifying matches will take place at Revolution Pro Wrestling and EVOLVE events in the coming week.

WWE announced the following:

Zack Sabre Jr. and Jack Gallagher qualify for WWE Global Cruiserweight Series at PROGRESS Wrestling

LONDON – Zack Sabre Jr. and Jack Gallagher, two of the United Kingdom’s brightest stars, earned their way into the WWE Global Cruiserweight Series by winning qualifying matches at a PROGRESS Wrestling event, 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 GCS.

The WWE Global Cruiserweight Series, 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.