Wednesday, August 5, 2020

WWE NXT Star To Challenge For EVOLVE Title, WWN Supershow Matches Set

EVOLVE has announced the next title defense of EVOLVE Champion Austin Theory.

On Monday, the promotion, who has a working relationship with the WWE, announced that former NXT Tag Team Champion Kyle O’Reilly will be returning to the company in order to challenge Theory for the strap at EVOLVE 125.

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O’Reilly has worked in the promotion in the past and was last seen competing under the EVOLVE banner in May 2017 at EVOLVE 85 when he lost to Tracy Williams.

EVOLVE 125 takes place on April 4th in Queens, NY at La Boom. Also, the WWN Supershow takes place the following night at the same venue. Other matches for EVOLVE 125 and WWN Supershow have been announced as well. Here are the updated cards:

EVOLVE 125

  • EVOLVE Champion Austin Theory vs Kyle O’Reilly
  • Montez Ford of The Street Profits vs. Shane Strickland
  • Harlem Bravado vs Adrian Jaoude
  • Darby Allin vs Anthony Henry
  • EVOLVE Tag Team Champions Eddie Kingston & Joe Gacy vs. Konosuke Takeshita & MAO

WWN Supershow

  • WWN Champion JD Drake defends vs. Higuchi
  • Austin Theory & Brandi Lauren vs. Darby Allin & Priscilla Kelly
  • The Skulk of AR Fox, Leon Ruff & Adrian Alanis vs. Daisuke Sasaki, Tetsuya Endo & Soma Takao

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