In addition to the WWE UK title, now held by Pete Dunne, the UK Tag Team Championship and UK Women's Championship will also be featured on the new series.
WWE already has a UK Championship, which was unveiled at the conclusion of the first UK Tournament and is now held by Pete Dunne. His first came when he was the inaugural victor of the WWE U.K Championship previous year.
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After her ordeal, does she have some words of caution for her fellow baseball fans? "Just to be aware, because you never know". A Philadelphia Phillies fan has been hospitalized after being hit in the face - not with a foul ball, but a flying hot dog.
- Below is the latest Elite Squad video from Mattel and WWE, featuring Renee Young and WWE Champion AJ Styles giving an exclusive sneak peek at new Mattel WWE collectibles and details on how you can win a trip to SummerSlam in August. WWE announced today tickets will go on sale for eight live events that will be taped and broadcast for the brand new show, featuring the greatest wrestlers from the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The WWE did not mention when the tapings will air, though it is safe to assume they will be broadcast on the WWE Network alongside the rest of NXT's programming when the time comes.
Israel retaliates after Hamas fires dozens of rockets from Gaza
The territory has been controlled by Hamas for more than a decade, during which it has fought three wars with Israel. Seven rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome missile-defense system, and three failed to make it out of Gaza .
All three grapplers are familiar to fans in the United Kingdom and mainland Europe, and Storm is recognized by the WWE Universe around the world. The UK wrestling scene is going strong with established promotions like Progress, Insane Championship Wrestling. Mae Young Classic contender Toni Storm, O'Reilly and Strong defending their NXT Tag Team Championships and a tag-team match between Aleister Black and Ricochet vs. EC3 and Velveteen Dream.
While it is a good opportunity for a plethora of British and Irish wrestlers, I have my doubts about the prospect of NXT UK. While NXT brass could book UK talent for Takeover events, NXT UK should have its own spotlight and events.
PUBG Has Now Sold 50 Million Copies, Has Over 400m Players
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , from its original price on Steam of $30, can now be bought for $20 for a 33 percent discount . The pass will contain daily, weekly, and map specific missions to complete, and will last for four weeks from this Friday.
The two-day network tournament special will continue taping on June 19 and be released on the WWE Network on June 25-26.