NXT Women's Title Bout, Viking Rules Match, Nia Jax In Action Set For 10/9 WWE Raw

Three matches have been announced for the October 9 episode of WWE Raw.

As announced during the October 2 episode, Becky Lynch will defend the NXT Women's Championship against Tegan Nox. The match was first set for the September 18 episode, but the plan changed at the last minute, as reported by Fightful Select. Lynch was then set to defend the gold against Nox on October 2, but the champion was not cleared to compete. The title match is now scheduled for October 9.

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Plus, Nia Jax will face Raquel Rodriguez. Jax took Rodriguez out when she returned on the September 11 episode of WWE Raw, but Rodriguez returned and brawled with Jax on October 2.

Finally, Kofi Kingston will continue his rivalry with Ivar when they clash in a Viking Rules Match.

The announced card for the October 9 episode of WWE Raw is below.

WWE Raw (10/9)

  • NXT Women's Championship: Becky Lynch (c) vs. Tegan Nox
  • Viking Rules Match: Kofi Kingston vs. Ivar
  • Nia Jax vs. Raquel Rodriguez

Fightful Select first reported that Lynch was unable to compete on October 2.

Fightful will have live coverage of WWE Raw as it airs on October 9.

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