In the recent episode of NXT UK, the superstars Jordan Devlin and Travis Banks were confirmed to have a showdown in the special event TakeOver: Blackpool. After several weeks of uninterrupted rivalry, Devlin and Banks will be able to settle accounts in the first special event of the United Kingdom division.
This announcement came after a confrontation that both fighters had in the NXT UK program on January 9, 2019. In it, Devlin had just beaten Damien Weir in what could be classified as a squash, being interrupted by Banks who asked to face at the time, this action was rejected by Devlin who went to the backstage after the challenge.
The WWE news portal was responsible for reporting on the fight and confirming it for the NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool event. This event will be characterized as the first special in the history of the United Kingdom division of the yellow mark, being celebrated on January 12. Next, the official list of the battles to be held so far.
NXT UK TAKEOVER: BLACKPOOL CARD
WWE United Kingdom Championship
Pete Dunne (c) vs. Joe Coffey
NXT UK Women’s Championship
Rhea Ripley (c) vs. Toni Storm
NXT UK Tag Team Championships No-disqualification match
Mustache Mountain vs. Zack Gibson and James Drake
Dave Mastiff vs. Eddie Dennis
Jordan Devlin vs. Travis Banks