The cast of NXT will perform tonight at the Capitol Wrestling Center in Orlando, Florida. The start of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament is scheduled for today.
► Last week on NXT
The struggles presented were:
Karrion Kross beat Damian Priest NXT Cruiserweight Championship: Santos Escobar retained against Gran Metalik Xia Li defeated Katrina Cortez Last Woman Standing: Raquel González defeated Rhea Ripley Kushida and Shotzi Blackheart defeated Johnny Gargano and Candice LeRae NXT Championship: Finn Balor retained against Kyle O’Reilly
► Tonight in WWE NXT
The now famous Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic couples tournament starts tonight, in which twelve couples will participate looking for, in addition to the honor, a chance for the NXT Couples Championship. Throughout the duration of the tournament we will see The way (Johnny Gargano and Austin Theory), The Undisputed ERA, Legacy of the Ghost (Joaquin Wilde and Raúl Mendoza), Kushida and Leon Ruff, Breezango, Jake Atlas and Isaiah “Swerve” Scott, Imperium, The Grizzled Young Veterans, August Gray and Curt Stallion Drake Maverick and Killian Dain, The Bollywood Boyz and Ever-Rise.
On this first night of the tournament we will have two fights: In one, the Grizzled Young Veterans (Zack Gibson and James Drake), who made it to last year’s final (losing to Pete Dunne and Matt Riddle) will face Ever-Rise (Chase Parker and Matt Martel).
In the other, The Undisputed ERA (Adam Cole and Roderick Strong) will face Breezango (Tyler Breeze and Fandango).