LA Knight vs. Johnny Gargano, Ilja Dragunov, More Featured On Tonight’s NXT
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NXT has a loaded lineup tonight featuring the NXT UK Champion, more from Samoa Joe, and a match featuring two of the brand’s most dastardly villains.WWE has announced the lineup for tonight’s episode of NXT. Scheduled for tonight’s card Johnny Gargano will face LA Knight in a rare match between two heels on the brand:
Johnny Gargano and LA Knight to collide on NXT
Johnny Gargano has a lot on his mind these days and will now have to deal with the arrogant LA Knight inside the squared circle.
Johnny Wrestling found himself in Mr. Regal’s office on Tuesday in hopes of getting the scheduled Indi Hartwell & Dexter Lumis wedding called off. As Gargano pleaded his case, LA Knight stormed in with his own agenda, and the two outspoken Superstars ended up throwing barbs at each other.
Who will stand tall when the two converge in the ring?
Also, Tommaso Ciampa will go one-on-one with Ridge Holland and Kyle O’Reilly will face Duke Hudson and Roderick Strong had his open challenge accepted by Ikemen Jiro.
There will also be an appearance from the brand new WWE NXT UK Champion, Ilja Dragunov:
NXT UK Champion Ilja Dragunov rolls back into NXT
The Ring General has fallen. Long live the Czar!
Fresh off his victorious NXT TakeOver 36 effort, NXT UK Champion Ilja Dragunov will return to NXT with the championship in tow.
In the leadup to his showdown with WALTER, The Mad Russian squared off with Pete Dunne and Roderick Strong. Will another Superstar come calling when Dragunov graces the black-and-gold brand?
Catch the NXT UK Champion’s appearance tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network!
WrestleZone will have live coverage of NXT beginning at 8 p.m. eastern time.