Wednesday, September 16, 2020

NXT Opener For Tonight, Next Takeover Special Announced

NXT Opener For Tonight, Next Takeover Special Announced
- The next NXT Takeover event has been officially announced for Sunday, October 4.

WWE announced the date today, but did not confirm the location. It will likely take place from the NXT Arena on the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL. The 31st Takeover special will air live on the WWE Network at 7pm ET that night.

Triple H tweeted to hype the next Takeover event and said the build for the show will begin tonight on the USA Network.
- The non-title match between NXT Women's Champion Io Shirai and Shotzi Blackheart will open tonight's NXT broadcast on the USA Network.

Tonight's show will also feature new NXT Champion Finn Balor, Killian Dain and Drake Maverick vs. Roderick Strong and Bobby Fish, NXT Tag Team Champions Breezango vs. Marcel Barthel and Fabian Aichner with the titles on the line, and NXT North American Champion Damian Priest vs. Timothy Thatcher with the title on the line.