Wrestling & MMA

WWE’s NXT getting bigger, making history with United Kingdom tour

WWE (NYSE: WWE) announced that for the first time in history, NXT will embark on a seven-city tour of the United Kingdom from Thursday, Dec. 10 through Wednesday, Dec. 16.

NXT’s tour of the United Kingdom will include the following locations:

· Dec. 10: Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle

· Dec. 11: The SSE Hydro in Glasgow

· Dec. 12: Sheffield Arena in Sheffield

· Dec. 13: Empress Ballroom in Blackpool

· Dec. 14: Capital FM Arena in Nottingham

· Dec. 15: Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff

· Dec. 16: The SSE Wembley Arena in London

“Coming off NXT’s biggest event in history, NXT Takeover: Brooklyn, we are thrilled to announce our first international tour,” said Paul Levesque, WWE Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative. “The tour marks a major milestone in the continued expansion of the NXT brand.”

NXT’s tour of the United Kingdom will feature appearances by NXT Champion Finn Bálor, Samoa Joe, Bayley, Tyler Breeze, Dana Brooke, Emma, and more.*

“On behalf of all the NXT Superstars and Divas, we are extremely excited at the opportunity to perform for the WWE Universe in the UK,” said NXT Champion Finn Bálor. “I look forward to the opportunity to return to where I started my career, giving fans new memories that they will never forget.”

Tickets for the NXT tour of the United Kingdom will go on sale Friday, Aug. 28 through Ticketmaster.co.uk or Ticketmaster Charge By Phone by calling 0844-844-0444. Customers outside the UK can call +44 161 385 3211.

For information, visit www.WWE.com

*Talent subject to change.

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