New matches for the first-ever WWE NXT UK TakeOver special has been revealed. The company held TV tapings on Sunday in Liverpool, England at the Liverpool Olympia. This is where the build up for these feuds was continued.
Those new matches are Eddie Dennis vs. Dave Mastiff in a No-DQ match as well as Zack Gibson and James Drake taking on Moustache Mountain at NXT UK Takeover for the NXT UK Tag Titles.
NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool goes down on Saturday, January 12 at the Empress Ballroom and will air on their streaming service, the WWE Network. In the headliner, WWE UK Champion Pete Dunne will defend his title against Joe Coffey.
WWE has also announced that they’ll be holding post-TakeOver TV tapings at the Empress Ballroom on Sunday, January 13, 2019. Tickets go on sale this Monday at 10 am for both shows at Live Nation. WWE will be officially announcing these matches in the coming weeks. Here’s the updated card:
WWE NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool Card
NXT UK Champion Pete Dunne vs. Joe Coffey
NXT UK Women’s Champion Rhea Ripley vs. Toni Storm
Vacant NXT UK Tag Team Title Match: Zack Gibson and James Drake vs. Moustache Mountain
Eddie Dennis vs. Dave Mastiff – No DQ Match