Can Mia Yim end Shayna Baszler's reign?
NXT announced that Mia Yim will challenge Shayna Baszler for the NXT Women's Championship at TakeOver: Toronto on Aug. 10.
Like an uprising from the streets that’s ready to storm the castle of an oppressive overlord, Mia Yim will challenge NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler for the crown at TakeOver: Toronto.
Once upon a time, The Queen of Spades ruled the NXT Women’s division with an iron first, viciously snuffing out any and all opposition with the help of her running mates, Marina Shafir & Jessamyn Duke.
Then came The Head Baddie in Charge. Swearing to defend those who need protecting, Yim used Baszler’s own ruthless tactics against The Submission Magician and her foot soldiers, wiping out Shafir & Duke with outside-the-ring-vigilante strikes that not only left the NXT Women’s Champion crying foul, but also in the unfamiliar position of operating without backup.
Baszler has since claimed that The HBIC’s attacks were the actions of a “street rat,” and she intends to turn out Yim’s lights in Toronto. Her disparaging remarks, however, have done little to intimidate Yim: The HBIC told Baszler that she’s bringing a fight for which The Queen of Spades can’t possibly prepare.
Will Yim bring an end to #ShaynaTwoTime’s reign of terror? Or will Baszler prove that Yim is no match for her?
Tune in to NXT TakeOver: Toronto when it streams live Saturday, Aug. 10, at 7 ET/4 PT, exclusively on the award-winning WWE Network.
Here's a look at the updated card for NXT TakeOver: Toronto.
NXT Championship -- 2-Out-3-Falls Match
(Adam Cole Chooses Traditional Singles Match, Johnny Gargano Chooses Street Fight Stipulation. William Regal Selects Stipulation For Final Fall If Needed)
Adam Cole (c) vs. Johnny Gargano
NXT Tag Team Championships
The Street Profits (Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins) (c) vs. Undisputed ERA (Kyle O'Reilly & Bobby Fish)
NXT North American Championship
Velveteen Dream (c) vs. Pete Dunne vs. Roderick Strong
NXT Women's Championship
Shayna Baszler (c) vs. Mia Yim
NXT Breakout Tournament Final
Jordan Myles vs. Cameron Grimes
Candice LeRae vs. Io Shirai