Triple H Praises WWE NXT & Officially Announces Takeover 2, Latest On Matches
Triple H officially announced on this week’s WWE NXT episode that the next live special on the WWE Network will be Takeover 2 on September 11th. We will be live at Takeover 2 as well as the TV taping the next night, and will have coverage here on the site. Triple H said Takeover 2 will be unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. He also praised NXT and said it has become “THE” brand of the WWE Network.
It was announced that the NXT Title, the NXT Women’s Title and the NXT Tag Team Titles will be defended. The winners of the Sin Cara & Kalisto vs. Aiden English & Simon Gotch tournament match on next week’s episode will face The Ascension for the titles at Takeover. Charlotte will defend her title against #1 contender Bayley and the NXT Title match will be announced next week.
Enzo Amore later hinted at a Hair vs. Hair singles match against Sylvester Lefort. We previously noted in spoiler reports that it would be Enzo and Big Cass vs. Sylvester and Marcus Louis in a Hair vs. Hair match.