The NXT UK Title bout between Pete Dunne and Joe Coffey is official for NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool.
The champion and challenger signed the contracts on the most recent episode of NXT UK. As with most contract signings in wrestling, the segment ended with one man going through the table. You can read Fightful's full report from today's episodes of NXT UK here.
This could get heated in a hurry.#NXTUK @PeteDunneYxB @Joe_Coffey pic.twitter.com/6DbFZOTHdN— WWE (@WWE) January 2, 2019
Well, THIS is going to make it difficult for @Joe_Coffey to sign the contract! #NXTUK pic.twitter.com/jMgTLKEzPM— NXT UK (@NXTUK) January 2, 2019
Statement MADE by the #IronKing @Joe_Coffey. #NXTUK pic.twitter.com/4OKoWzU63F— WWE (@WWE) January 2, 2019
Along with the NXT UK Title bout being official, NXT UK General Manager Johnny Saint booked a No Disqualification match between Eddie Dennis and Dave Mastiff for TakeOver: Blackpool.
NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool is scheduled for Jan. 12. Here is a look at the updated card:
NXT U.K. Women's Championship
Rhea Ripley (c) vs. Toni Storm
WWE United Kingdom Championship
Pete Dunne (c) vs. Joe Coffey
Vacant NXT U.K. Tag Team Championships
Mustache Mountain (Tyler Bate & Trent Seven) vs. 'Grizzled Young Veterans' (Zack Gibson & James Drake)
Eddie Dennis vs. "Bomber" Dave Mastiff