WWE has announced that Dakota Kai will face Rhea Ripley on the December 22 episode of WWE NXT.
Rhea Ripley and Dakota Kai set for Wednesday night showdown
The bad blood is set to boil over when Rhea Ripley and Dakota Kai meet on NXT this Wednesday night.
The rivalry between Ripley and Kai has long simmered on the black-and-gold brand. Earlier this summer, The Captain of Team Kick bested The Nightmare in an NXT Women’s Title No. 1 Contender Match thanks to a timely assist from Mercedes Martinez. Kai was once again on the winning side, as Team Candice bested Ripley’s Team Shotzi squad at NXT TakeOver: WarGames. WWE Digital can confirm Kai has been medically cleared following the brutal Women's WarGames Match.
Who will emerge victorious in the latest chapter between the two standout Superstars?
Don’t miss the huge showdown this Wednesday night at 8/7 C on USA Network
In addition, they have announced that the tag team street fight between Drake Maverick and Killian Dain facing Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch will kick off the event tomorrow night. They will be unopposed as AEW Dynamite will be getting late after the NBA game.
Fightful will have live coverage o f NXT and Dynamite every Wednesday night.