Contracts and their expiration dates play important roles in pro-wrestling as wrestlers keep looking to switch to bigger/better promotions like WWE & AEW. On the other hand, the companies like WWE try to hold wrestlers exclusive to themselves for as long as possible. Here, we are presenting the expected contract end dates for various wrestlers and stars based on exclusive media reports, interviews and rumors.
Check out the current contract details and expected expiration date of various WWE, AEW, ROH and NJPW Superstars.
Disclaimer- Actual contract details may vary. This list is based on other reports.
WWE Superstars Contracts Details (Expiration Date)
Contract Status: AJ Styles announced in March 2019 that he has signed a new contract with WWE. It is said to be a 3-year deal that will expire at the end of 2022.
Contract Status: Bliss revealed that his contract with WWE expires around March 2024.
Contract Status: Angelo Dawkins signed a new multi-year deal with WWE and his contract expires in December 2024.
Contract Details: Big E reportedly had signed a new 5 year contract which will expire in December 2024.
Contract Details: Lesnar’s new WWE contract, that he signed in 2021, will reportedly expire in early 2023. The new contract is believed to be for at least 8 matches. More details
Contract Details: After retirement from in-ring action, Booker T continues to work with WWE on commentary and in various shows. His contract with WWE is till 2029 for appearances in various shows.
Contract Details: Cesaro signed a new 4 or 5 year deal with WWE in 2021. He will likely be part of WWE until WrestleMania 2025 or WrestleMania 2026.
Contract Details: Signed a new 5 year deal in 2019 which expires in December 2024.
Contract Details: Edge signed a 3-year deal upon his return at WWE Royal Rumble 2020. With Edge getting injured, WWE might be able to keep him under contract until the end of 2022.
Contract Details: Elias’s WWE contract will expire in January 2023 as he signed a new three-year deal in January 2020. However, due to two spells on the sidelines due to injury, he might not be able to leave WWE before June 2023.
Contract Details: Goldberg’s WWE contract is until 2022 and has him working 2 matches per year for the promotion. In August 2021, Goldberg confirmed that he has just two matches remaining in his current WWE contract.
Contract Details: Jeff Hardy has extended his contract with WWE in the middle of 2020 to stay with the promotion till the end of 2022.
Contract Details: According to the latest Reports Gargano’s contract will expire on December 3, 2021. More details.
Contract Details: Jinder Mahal’s signed a new 5 year contract in June 2019. Although, his contract is likely to extend until WrestleMania 2025 due to the knee injury and time-off from the company.
Contract Details: Signed multi-year deal in September 2019.
Contract Details: Karrion Kross reportedly signed a 4 year deal in February 2020.
Contract Details: In a recent update, it is reported that Owens’ contract with WWE end early in 2022, probably between January to March. More Details.
Contract Details: Kofi Kingston, along with the New Day mates, signed a new Contract until December 2024.
Contract Details: Mandy Rose is signed to WWE till the end of 2024.
Contract Details: Matt Riddle reportedly signed a new WWE contract worth $400,000 per year for the next 3 years. The contract expires at the end of 2023.
Contract Details: The Miz’s WWE contract ends at the end of year 2022.
Contract Details: Montez Ford signed a new multi-year deal with WWE and his contract expires in December 2024.
Contract Details: Signed multi-year contract in August 2020.
Contract Details: Nikki Cross re-signed with WWE with a multi-year contract in November 2019. The exact contract end date is not clear. More details here.
Contract Details: Paige is on multi-year contract with WWE. Exact contract details are not known.
Contract Details: According to the reports Pete Dunne signed a new contract with the WWE and will stick with WWE for around three years. his contract will expire in September 2024. More details.
Contract Details: Pat McAfee signed a two-year deal with WWE in April 2021 for commentary work on SmackDown.
Contract Details: Orton signed a contract extension until the end of 2024 which will give him more than $4.5 million per year.
Contract Details: Rey Mysterio signed a new three-year deal in August 2020 which will keep him in WWE until Summerslam 2023.
Contract Details: Ricochet has been believed to have signed a new 5-year contract when he was called up to the main roster in 2019. His expected contract expiration date is mid of 2024. More details here.
Contract Details: Roman Reigns signed new multi-year deal in July 2019. Likely end date in his contract is around WrestleMania 2023.
Contract Details: Ronda Rousey’s original WWE contract expires on 10 April 2021. However, with Rousey not seen in WWE after WrestleMania 35, it is not known whether WWE can extend her contract further.
Contract Details: As per reports, Sami Zayn’s contract with WWE will end before the end of 2021. Zayn signed a new three years contract in April 2018, but the time on the sidelines due to injury gets added to his contract.
Contract Details: Shane McMahon’s contract with WWE automatically extends for each year for a one-year period unless either party gives notice at least 90 days prior to the expiration date.
Contract Details: In a deal at the start of 2020, Shelton Benjamin is set to stay with the company at least till the end of 2022.
Contract Details: The Undertaker signed a 15-year contract with WWE in 2019 which prevents him to appear for any other promotion.
Contract Details: Wade Barret signed a one-year deal to work on NXT’s commentary which will expire in September 2021.
Contract Details: Xavier Woods also signed a 5-year extension in December 2019 which will keep him in WWE until the end of 2024.
AEW Superstars Contracts Details (Expiration Date)
Adam Cole signed a multi-year deal with AEW in September 2021 after his contract with WWE got over in August.
Contract Details: AEW Referee Bryce Remsburg signed with the company in 2019. The deal likely expires in August 2021.
Contract Details: Chris Jericho was the first megastar to join AEW when he signed a three years deal that will keep him contracted till the end of 2021.
Contract Details: Christian Cage signed with AEW to shock the wrestling fans. He has signed a multi-year deal with AEW in March 2021 which will reportedly last till February 2024.
Contract Details: CM Punk has signed a multi-year deal with AEW on 23rd July 2021.
Contract Details: Daniel Bryan signed a three-year deal with AEW in July 2021. His contract will expire in the summer of 2024.
Contract Details: Ethan Page made his debut at AEW Revolution 2021 after signing with the company in February 2021. His contract is reportedly for 3 or 4 years.
Contract Details: Lance Archer signed with AEW in February 2020 in a 2 year deal. The deal expires in February 2022.
Contract Details: Jim Ross was the first high profile commentator to join AEW after his deal with WWE expired in March 2019. A 3-year deal with AEW keeps him tied with the company till 2022.
Contract Details: One of the first wrestlers to sign with AEW in 2019, Joey Janela’s deal with AEW expires in May 2022.
Contract Details: Paul Wight has signed a deal with AEW to work as a wrestler as well as a commentator and backstage producer. His deal is probably until January 2024.
Contract Details: Tony Schiavone is contracted with AEW till September 2022 but also has two-year extension option in his deal.
Contract Details: Shanna signed a standard 3 year deal with the company in 2019 which expires in November 2022.
Contract Details: One of the Executive Vice-Presidents of AEW, Kenny Omega is contracted till the end of 2022.
Contract Details: Cody’s contract with AEW expires at the end of 2023 as he signed a 5-year deal in late 2018.
Contract Details: On one of the episodes of Being the Elite, The Young Bucks informed that they signed 4 years deals with AEW. The like contract end date is December 2022.
Contract Details: MJF announced in 2019 that he has signed a 5 year deal with AEW, meaning he is contracted with AEW at least until the end of 2023.
NJWP Superstars Contracts Details (Expiration Date)
Contract Details: Chase Owens is said to have signed a multi-year deal in January 2020 which will keep him with NJPW till the end of 2021.
Contract Details: Japanese Legend Hiroshi Tanahashi is said to have a contract till the end of 2022.
Contract Details: Juice Robinson renew his contract with NJPW in early 2019 and is contracted with the company at least till January 2022.
Contract Details: Kota Ibushi is said to have a contract with NJPW till February 2021.
Contract Details: Rocky Romero signed a two-year deal in January 2019 with NJPW to keep him with the promotion until the end of 2020.
Contract Details: Yuji Nagata is signed with NJPW for the year 2020 only.
Contract Details: Will Ospreay is expected to be one of the main overseas talent for NJPW as he is contracted with the promotion until the summer of 2024.
ROH Superstars Contracts Details (Expiration Date)
Contract Details: ROH announced in March 2021 that they have signed former IMPACT World Champion in a 3-year deal. The deal will last until February 2024.
Contract Details: Flamita signed a two-year deal with ROH which will keep him with the promotion till the end of 2021.
Contract Details: Flip Gordon signed a two-year deal with ROH which will expire in May 2022 .
Contract Details: Ian Riccaboni is under contract with ROH till April 2021.
Contract Details: PCO signed with ROH in a two-year deal in December 2019 which will end in December 2021.
Contract Details: Ryu Lee’s deal with ROH is expected to end in December 2020.
Contract Details: RUSH signed with ROH in January 2019 for a two-year deal which is set to expire at the end of 2020.
Contract Details: Rey Horus is said to have extended his deal for one year in March 2020. Current expiration date is March 2021.
Contract Details: Silas Young renewed his deal with ROH for 3 more years at the end of 2018. The current deal expires at the end of 2021.