The first two live episodes of NXT TV will be split, with the first half airing on USA and the second airing on WWE Network.
WWE announced NXT will air as follows on September 18 and September 25:
- The first hour will air live on USA Network starting at 8 pm ET
- The second hour will stream live on WWE Network at 9 pm ET. The second hour will then be immediately available for on-demand viewing on WWE Network.
The first live episode of NXT will feature Mia Yim vs. Bianca Belair vs. Io Shirai in a three-way match to determine the #1 contender to the NXT Woman’s Championship, as well as Roderick Strong vs. Velveteen Dream in a North American title match.
According to PWInsider, the full two-hour live show will begin airing on USA starting October 2. This is the same day and time AEW’s show premieres on TNT.