A new title match has been announced for WWE NXT’s next special, NXT TakeOver: Phoenix.
As seen on this week’s episode of NXT on the WWE Network, which was taped on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, from Winter Park, FL at Full Sail University, WWE NXT General Manager William Regal revealed NXT Tag Team Champions Kyle O’Reilly and Roderick Strong would defend the titles at this show. Their opponents will be The War Raiders.
The NXT TakeOver: Phoenix event takes place on Saturday, January 26, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Talking Stick Resort Arena and will air on the WWE Network. WWE will be adding more matches to this card in the coming weeks for the first special for the yellow brand in 2019, which is looking like a stacked lineup. Here is the updated card:
WWE NXT TakeOver: Phoenix Card
- NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa vs. Aleister Black
- NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler vs. Bianca BelAir
- WWE NXT Tag Team Champions The Undisputed Era vs. The War Raiders
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