North American Title Match, Women's Number One Contender Triple Threat Set For 9/18 NXT

Big matches added to USA premiere.

On Sept. 18, NXT will debut its weekly two-hour show live on USA Network. In an effort to kick things off with a bang, NXT announced two big matches for the premiere. First, Io Shirai, Bianca Belair, and Mia Yim will meet in a triple threat match to determine the number one contender for the NXT Women's Championship. The belt is currently held by Shayna Baszler. 

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Baszler will be in action on the Sept. 11 episode of NXT when she collides with Rhea Ripley in a non-title bout. 

The Sept. 18 episode will also feature an NXT North American Title match as Roderick Strong will get his one-on-one match against Velveteen Dream. The two were nearly set to go one-on-one in Toronto, but Pete Dunne inserted himself into the contest, making it a triple threat. Dream pinned Dunne to retain the title.

Strong lit Dream's sofa on fire on the Sept. 4 NXT, enraging Dream and getting him to agree to put the title on the line in a singles bout.

Fightful provides live coverage of NXT every Wednesday beginning at 8 p.m. ET. 

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