Roderick Strong and Keith Lee will clash for the NXT North American Title on the Jan. 22 episode of NXT.
Lee earned his title shot by defeating Damian Priest, Cameron Grimes, and Dominik Dijakovic on Wednesday's episode of NXT. Lee picked up the victory following a pop-up Spirit Bomb on Grimes.
Lee previously challenged Strong for the NXT North American Title on the Oct. 23 episode of NXT in a triple threat match that also featured Dijakovic. Strong managed to retain his title on that night. This will mark Lee's first singles match on television for the title.
.@RealKeithLee is the No. 1 contender to @roderickstrong's NXT North American Title!#WWENXT pic.twitter.com/O3clKz8afv— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) January 9, 2020
Mr. Lee will see you now.#WWENXT @RealKeithLee pic.twitter.com/Gufn94nmPs— WWE Universe (@WWEUniverse) January 9, 2020
After his victory this week on NXT, Keith Lee has earned the right to challenge NXT North American Champion Roderick Strong, and will receive his title opportunity on the Jan. 22 edition of NXT on USA Network.
The Limitless One defeated Dominik Dijakovic, Damian Priest and Cameron Grimes in a Fatal 4-Way Match on Wednesday, setting up this showdown with Strong.
Can Lee dethrone Strong or will the champion continue to fulfill The Undisputed ERA’s golden prophecy? Find out in two weeks on WWE NXT, live at 8/7 C on USA Network!
If you missed anything from Wednesday's NXT, check out Fightful's full report on the show.