A new title match for the upcoming WWE Evolution event has been revealed. WWE was in Winter Park, FL at Full Sail University on Thursday night for the NXT TV tapings and at the tapings, it was revealed that Shayna Baszler would get her rematch for the NXT Women’s Title against Kairi Sane at this show.
If you recall, Sane defeated Baszler to win the title at the WWE NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn 4 event in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center at the Center.
Sane is the eighth champion in the history of the NXT Women’s Title as the first champion was Paige in 2013. Baszler held the title for 133 days after beating Ember Moon to win it at NXT TakeOver: New Orleans during WrestleMania 34 weekend on April 7, 2018 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The Evolution pay-per-view event takes place on Sunday, October 28, 2018 in Long Island, New York at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and will air on the WWE Network. WWE will be announcing more matches for this show in the coming weeks. Here is the updated card:
WWE Evolution Matches
Trish Stratus vs. Alexa Bliss
Mickie James vs. Lita
NXT Women’s Champion Kairi Sane vs. Shayna Baszler