NXT UK — a new show that will tape its first episode next month — was announced by Johnny Saint and Triple H during tonight’s show at Royal Albert Hall.
The show will feature a men’s division, women’s division and tag team division, with new belts being introduced for the latter two.
NXT UK will be taped over a series of 8 live events filmed on the following dates:
- Saturday, July 28, and Sunday, July 29, at the Corn Exchange, Cambridge
- Saturday, Aug. 25, and Sunday, Aug. 26, as part of Insomnia, the U.K.’s biggest gaming festival, at NEC Birmingham
- Saturday, Oct. 13, and Sunday, Oct. 14, at Plymouth Pavilions
- Saturday, Nov. 24, and Sunday, Nov. 25, at Liverpool Olympia
Triple H is quoted on WWE.com as saying, “This is the next step in our ongoing strategy to create localized content and further develop our brand globally.”
Watch the announcement video below:
Source: Pro Wrestling Sheet