Mauro Ranallo To Miss WWE NXT TakeOver: Chicago II

Mauro Ranallo has announced that he will be forced to miss this weekend’s WWE NXT TakeOver: Chicago II special.

The lead announcer for the NXT brand took to his official Twitter account on Thursday morning to reveal that due to a scheduling conflict, he will not be able to call the matches at this event.

Instead, 205 Live announce Vic Joseph will do the play-by-play duties. He wrote the following:

“I’m blessed to have more than one job. Unfortunately,dates may conflict. Off to Dallas for a @ShowtimeBoxing tripleheader . That means I won’t be in Chicago for #NXTTakeOver You’ll be in good hands with @VicJosephWWE @McGuinnessNigel & @WWEPercyWatson.”

The NXT TakeOver: Chicago II event takes place on Saturday, June 16, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois at the Allstate Arena and will air on the WWE Network.

The Card

– NXT Title Match: Aleister Black © vs. Lars Sullivan

– NXT Women’s Title Match: Shayna Baszler © vs. Nikki Cross

– NXT Tag Team Title Match: Roderick Strong & Kyle O’Reilly © vs. Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch

– Street Fight: Tommaso Ciampa vs. Johnny Gargano

– Singles Match: Ricochet vs. The Velveteen Dream

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