Finn Balor To Team With Kyle O'Reilly, NXT Cruiserweight Title Bout, More Set For 1/27 NXT

Bitter rivals will become partners next Wednesday.

Finn Balor wanted to get his hands on NXT Tag Team Champions Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch on Wednesday's NXT William Regal gave Balor his wish of a tag team match against Lorcan & Burch for the January 27 episode of NXT, but stated that he needed to find a tag team partner.

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Balor cashed in a favor, asking Kyle O'Reilly to be his partner for the match.

O'Reilly was medically cleared from re-aggravating his jaw injury on last Wednesday's episode. O'Reilly suffered the injury at NXT New Year's Evil during his NXT Championship match against Balor.

Also announced for next Wednesday is Killian Dain & Drake Maverick against MSK and Grizzled Young Veterans vs. Kushida & Leon Ruff in the second round of the Men's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.

Plus, Santos Escobar will defend the NXT Cruiserweight Championship against Curt Stallion.

Current lineup for the January 27 episode of NXT:

* Finn Balor & Kyle O'Reilly vs. Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch
* Men's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic: Killian Dain & Drake Maverick vs. MSK
* Men's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic: Grizzled Young Veterans vs. Kushida & Leon Ruff
* NXT Cruiserweight Championship: Santos Escobar (c) vs. Curt Stallion

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