Last night at an NXT Live Event in Sanford, Florida, the fans in attendance received a special surprise as former two-time PROGRESS Atlas Champion Matt Riddle made his NXT Live Event debut and went one-on-one with Fabian Aichner. Riddle came from the behind the curtain to a thunderous reaction as the the fans inside of the venue chanted "bro" in unison.
Riddle competed in his signature ring gear which is shorts and no shoes and he picked up the victory with his powerbomb-to-knee strike combination to earn his first win in NXT.
After Riddle's debut match, his wife Lisa took to Instagram and shared that Matt wore her shorts in his NXT debut.
WWE published a write up and uploaded a photo gallery to announce Matt Riddle's NXT debut and to take a look at the article, click here.