NXT UK Show Announced, Two New Championships to Be Introduced

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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.