NXT Title Match, Franky Monet 'World Premiere' Set For 5/25 WWE NXT

It will be an NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver rematch on the May 25 episode of NXT.

Following a successful mauling of Austin Theory, NXT Champion Karrion Kross was confronted by former champion Finn Balor. Balor stated that he wasn't going to wait in line and he wanted his rematch. Kross agreed with Balor, setting the stage for the NXT Title bout.

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The match was made official as it was announced the Kross will defend the NXT Title against Balor on May 25.

Kross captured the NXT Title by defeating Balor at night two of NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver.

Also set for the May 25 episode of NXT is the in-ring debut of Franky Monet. An opponent was not given.

Here is the updated lineup for the May 25 episode of WWE NXT:

WWE NXT - May 25

- NXT Championship: Karrion Kross (c) vs. Finn Balor

- Franky Monet in-ring debut

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