A former Superstar of WWE, Jack Gallagher, real name Jack Claffey was confirmed as the latest signee of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC). This bare knuckle fighting promotion is based in the United Kingdom.
This week Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) posted on their Facebook that Gallagher will be making his debut mid-2022.
The caption of the post was:
** Just Signed ** Jack Claffey has just signed with BKFC and will be making his debut in mid 2022!Posted on January 25 at 9:58 PM
Gallagher was released from WWE at the end of June 2020 following his accusation of sexual harassment by an individual in an aspect of the #SpeakingOut campaign. Following Gallagher’s release, Gallagher admitted to his mistakes at a New Year’s Eve celebration during 2014 and apologised for his actions to the person who was accusing him of sexual assault. Additionally, Gallagher proactively reached out to WWE Talent Relations after the allegations of sexual assault came to light through social media.
Gallagher, a former 20 Live star, was signed by WWE in 2016 as part of their new Cruiserweight division. In the course of his WWE profession, Gallagher was able to make several attempts to win his WWE United Kingdom Championship, now renamed The NXT UK Title, competing in a stalemate against Tyler Bate and Pete Dunne.
Jack Gallagher owns two submission victories in his amateur career as an MMA fighter, which took place in 2016 and 2015, respectively.