Below are news & notes from this week’s WWE NXT:
– Tonight’s NXT dark matches saw Dexter Lumis defeat Daniel Vidot, while Chelsea Green defeated Catalina Garcia (aka Carolina from Raw).
– Due to Johnny Gargano being out of action, Finn Balor will now face Matt Riddle at NXT TakeOver: WarGames on Nov. 23rd.
– Dominick Dijakovic has been added to the men’s WarGames match in place of Riddle. There’s still no word on who the fourth man will be.
– Io Shirai defeated Mia Yim in a Ladder Match to win the WarGames advantage. Additionally, it was confirmed that NXT UK Women’s Champion Kay Lee Ray will be the fourth member of Team Shayna.
– SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley made a surprise appearance to attack NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler to end this week’s show.
– Next week’s NXT will feature NXT Champion Adam Cole vs. Dominick Dijakovic in a Ladder Match for WarGames advantage.
Below is the updated TakeOver card:
Men’s WarGames Match
– Team Ciampa (Tommaso Ciampa, Keith Lee, Dominick Dijakovic & TBD) vs. Undisputed Era (Adam Cole, Roderick Strong, Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish)
Women’s WarGames Match
– Team Rhea (Rhea Ripley, Candice LeRae, Tegan Nox & Mia Yim) vs. Team Shayna (Shayna Baszler, Io Shira, Bianca Belair & Kay Lee Ray)
– Finn Balor vs. Matt Riddle