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3 Likely Outcomes For NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool

Brad Phillips
Top 5 / Top 10
2.77K   //    10 Jan 2019, 19:15 IST

What can we expect on January 12th?
What can we expect on January 12th?

NXT and NXT UK are arguably the hottest brands under the WWE banner. Moreover, their rosters are full of the best talent around the world. Nevertheless, the future is unclear. With the introduction of All Elite Wrestling, WWE now need to up their game. What can we expect from NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool. 

The PPV is merely days away, occurring on January 12th at the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool, fittingly returning to where the brand was born. With every championship on the line, the results will be exciting. However, who will walk out as champion?

Will Joe Coffey dominate British Strong Style? Regardless of the outcome this PPV is the birth of modern British wrestling. Let's explore the possibilities.

#3 Rhea Ripley retains

Rhea Ripley is one of the best performers on NXT UK
Rhea Ripley is one of the best performers on NXT UK

Since winning the NXT UK Women's championship at WWE Evolution, Rhea Ripley has generated an immense reaction from the WWE Universe. However, her actions have served a purpose. The NXT UK Women's division is steadily improving and has been exciting. At NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool Ripley defends her championship against Toni Storm. 

The connection between Storm and Ripley dates back to their tenure with Riot City Wrestling. However, upon their arrival with WWE, it has escalated. Since WWE Evolution, Ripley has sporadically defended her title. However, she must face Storm in on January 12th.This match will be fast-paced and exciting. Both performers are excellent athletes, (watch the video below). Therefore, the result is unpredictable.

However, considering the heat Ripley has with fans. The most lucrative option would be Ripley retaining her championship. Who knows, perhaps Storm could progress to entering the Women's Royal Rumble match. Either way, both performers are destined for bright futures in the professional wrestling industry.

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