Roderick Strong's Open Challenge Accepted For 8/31 NXT

Roderick Strong has a challenger for Tuesday's NXT.

Last Tuesday, Strong issues another Diamond Mine Open Challenge for the August 31 episode of NXT. His challenge has been accepted by Ikemen Jiro.

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From NXT:

The Diamond Mine is ramping up business, and Roderick Strong extended an open challenge for any competitor ready to challenge their rise.

Over the weekend, Ikemen Jiro answered the call and let Strong know he’d see him in the ring Tuesday night.

After Kushida was deemed unable to compete for their NXT Cruiserweight Title Match, Strong has kept his eyes on the title. Malcolm Bivens has declared Strong the uncrowned NXT Cruiserweight Champion, as he awaits his showdown with The Time Splitter.

Will Jiro make Strong regret his open challenge?

Don’t miss NXT this Tuesday at 8/7 C on USA Network!

Here is the current lineup for the August 31 episode of NXT

NXT - August 31

- Ilja Dragunov appearance
- Ridge Holland vs. Tommaso Ciampa
- Roderick Strong vs. Ikemen Jiro
- Kyle O'Reilly vs. Duke Hudson
- Johnny Gargano vs. LA Knight

Fightful will have live coverage of NXT beginning at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday.

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