NXT Women's Title Match Officially Set For TakeOver XXX; Updated Card

A new No. 1 contender to Io Shirai's NXT Women's Championship and a new match for TakeOver XXX is revealed.

Opening tonight's episode of NXT, Dakota Kai defeated Rhea Ripley to become the new No. 1 contender to Shirai's title. With the win, the match between Shirai and Kai for the title is set for TakeOver, taking place on August 22. Kai picked up the victory after Mercedes Martinez interfered in the match by attacking Ripley. After the match, Martinez continued attacking Ripley.

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Shirai has held the title since June when she defeated Ripley and Charlotte Flair in a triple threat match.

Below is the updated card for TakeOver XXX:

NXT North American Championship - Ladder Match: Bronson Reed vs. Dexter Lumis vs. Damian Priest vs. TBA vs. TBA

NXT Women's' Championship: Io Shirai (c) vs. Dakota Kai

For full results of NXT, click here.

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