WWE has announced a massive title match for NXT Takeover 36 as WALTER will defend the NXT UK Championship against Ilja Dragunov.
WWE announced the news today after their initial match was delayed. WALTER suffered a hand injury and his title match with Dragunov had to be postponed.
BREAKING NEWS: The @NXTUK Championship Match between @WalterAUT & @UNBESIEGBAR_ZAR will take place at #NXTTakeOver 36 on August 22.#NXTUK pic.twitter.com/ZD7xsy1n0B
— WWE (@WWE) July 22, 2021
This is the first match officially announced for NXT Takeover 36. More matches were announced at the NXT tapings, if you can look at the spoilers for the shows here.
WALTER and Ilja Dragunov had a match for the NXT UK Championship in 2020. It was described as perhaps the most brutal match in WWE history. The match received a five star rating from Dave Meltzer.
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