WWE News: Massive main event announced for NXT Live Event in Sydney, Australia
Two title matches and one huge tag-team match announced for NXT's live show at Sydney.
WWE's developmental show NXT has announced a fatal four-way match for the NXT championship at their upcoming show, which has been scheduled to take place in Sydney on the 13th of December at the Qudos Bank Arena. Furthermore, the NXT Women’s Championship will also be defended as Asuka takes on Ember Moon.
The global live entertainment company TEG Dainty posted the match card on their Facebook page, which was then tweeted by WWE Australia. The card for the show is as follows:
1.) Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Samoa Joe vs. Bobby Roode vs. Tye Dillinger in a Fatal-4-Way match for the NXT Championship.
2.) Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa aka #DIY vs. Shane Thorn and Nick Miller aka TM-61
3.) Asuka vs. Ember Moon for the NXT Women's Championship.
Also, scheduled to be a part of the show:
Billie Kay & Peyton Royce, and much more.
Also, before NXT heads to Australia, the promotion will first take a detour to Japan, where Shinsuke Nakamura will face the newly crowned 2-time NXT Champion Samoa Joe for the NXT title.
In the same event, Bobby Roode will face his former TakeOver: Toronto opponent, Tye Dillinger and Andrade Almas in a Triple Threat Match, while newly crowned NXT Tag Team Champions #DIY, will face off against Tozawa and Tajiri.
The NXT Women's Champion Asuka, who successfully defended her title against the returning Mickie James at TakeOver: Toronto is also booked to wrestled in Japan. No official word is out yet regarding her opponent for that show.
Coming back to the show in Australia, the event at Sydney will be the last of the tour. WWE has confirmed that the NXT show in Japan will be recorded, for the WWE Network.
Similarly, on the December 8th show at the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne — footage from the event will be filmed for the Network, as NXT Champion Samoa Joe will face off against Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT Title in a Steel Cage Match.
Whoever wins that Steel Cage match and the title match scheduled to take place in Japan will go on defend his title in the Fatal-4-Way match at the Qudos Arena in Sydney.
The video below shows Samoa Joe in an interview after becoming the two-time NXT Champion:
Participants of the Fatal-4-Way NXT Championship match at Syndey, Roode and Dillinger, face-off against each other at NXT TakeOver: Toronto
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