Announced Matches for Tonight’s NXT

Two big matches have been announced for tonight’s episode of NXT from Full Sail University. Both matches should have implications for Takeover: Brooklyn III later this summer.

Matches Announced for Tonight

#1 Contenders Match
Drew McIntyre vs. Killian Dain (SAnitY)

  • It’s Scotland vs. Ireland to see who will challenge for Bobby Roode’s NXT championship in Brooklyn.
  • From WWE.com:
    “Drew McIntyre and Killian Dain are on a collision course for pain. The question is: Which Superstar will walk away from the wreckage as the new No. 1 contender for Bobby Roode’s NXT Championship?Since arriving to NXT, McIntyre has been on a tear through every opponent thrown his way. To say the Scottish Superstar has b

2. Ruby Riot vs. Ember Moon

  • Asuka has stated she won’t be returning to NXT until there is a worthy challenge. Although Asuka has defended the title against Moon successfully, she did use some under-handed tactics to get the job done. Something we hadn’t seen from Asuka up until that point.
  • Ruby Riot however, has never had a singles match for the championship, if she can beat Ember Moon tonight she just might be given that chance.
  • From WWE.com:
    “With NXT Women’s Champion Asuka making it clear on social media that she is waiting for a challenger that is deserving of her time to step up, two Superstars have made their intentions known.Now that Ember Moon has fully recovered from a shoulder injury caused by The Empress of Tomorrow, she wasted no time picking up w