On May 7, 2016, Gulak defeated Tracy Williams at Evolve 61 to qualify for WWE's upcoming Global Cruiserweight Series tournament. The tournament began on June 23 with Gulak defeating Harv Sihra in his first round match.
- 3/14/2017 - Mustafa Ali Win vs Drew Gulak
- 2/28/2017 - Drew Gulak Team-Win vs Mustafa Ali 6-Man Tag Match stipulation
- 2/14/2017 - Gran Metalik Win vs Drew Gulak
- 2/6/2017 - Akira Tozawa Win vs Drew Gulak
- 1/23/2017 - Mustafa Ali Team-Win vs Drew Gulak 6-Man Tag Match stipulation