Throughout this week’s NXT episode, TakeOver: 36 was introduced for Sunday, August 22, the day after WWE SummerSlam 2021 pay-per-view. The Greatest Occasion of the Summer season is scheduled on Saturday, August 21 from the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Generally, TakeOver goes down an evening earlier than WWE’s primary roster PPV occasions however the thirty sixth version of TakeOver will change the custom because it occurs an evening after a PPV.
It’s been reported that TakeOver 36 will probably be held on the Capitol Wrestling Middle contained in the WWE Efficiency Middle in Orlando, Florida though WWE hasn’t formally talked about it.
NXT head-honcho and WWE EVP of Expertise Relations, Triple H tweeted on the TakeOver: 36 occasion and wrote, “#GetReady #NXTTakeOver #WeAreNXT”.
— Triple H (@TripleH) July 21, 2021
#NXTTakeOver 36 ➡️ Sunday, August 22
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) July 21, 2021
It was additionally introduced throughout this week’s WWE NXT that the subsequent two episodes will air on Syfy as a substitute of the USA Community as a consequence of telecast of the best sports activities extravaganza in Tokyo, Japan.
NXT contents are being taped this week because the present is being briefly transferring from the USA Community to Syfy as NBCUniversal is shifting consideration to dwell telecast of The Olympics within the coming weeks. So, the July 27 and the August 3 NXT episodes are confirmed to air on Syfy.
WWE, in the meantime, additionally has introduced three matches for the upcoming episode on Syfy – Pete Dunne and Oney Lorcan vs. Timothy Thatcher and Tommaso Ciampa, Josh Briggs vs. Carmelo Hayes in a Breakout Event first-round match, and Bronson Reed vs. Adam Cole for the primary occasion.
Subsequent week on #WWENXT on @SYFY!
👊 @Carmelo_WWE vs. #JoshBriggs within the #NXTBreakout Event
👊 @PeteDunneYxB & @ONEYLORCAN vs. Timothy Thatcher & @NXTCiampa
👊 @AdamColePro vs. @bronsonreedwwe pic.twitter.com/KqwNKT4GdU
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) July 21, 2021
The match-up between Cole and Reed was confirmed because the latter sat down with NXT commentator Wade Barrett for an interview. Reed remains to be getting over shedding the NXT North American Title to Isaiah “Swerve” Scott however he’s prepared to struggle even more durable towards the very best that NXT has to supply that’s the former NXT Champion, Adam Cole.
The tag workforce match between The Imperium members and Thatcher-Ciampa was made as Dunne and Lorcan featured in a backstage phase to put down a problem. This will probably be a rematch between the 2 groups who’ve been concerned in a feud over transferring into the tag workforce title image.
The primary spherical of the 2021 WWE NXT Breakout Event continued throughout this week’s NXT episode as Odyssey Jones (fka Omari Palmer) defeated Andre Chase (fka Harlem Bravado) to advance to the subsequent spherical.
Final week’s match opener match witnessed Duke Hudson defeat Ikemen Jiro to advance complete the primary spherical will proceed on the July 27 episode with Carmelo Hayes vs. Josh Briggs.
Just one extra first-round match will probably be left, thereafter – Joe Gacy vs. Trey Baxter. This match ought to go down on the August 3 episode which is but to turn into official. The winner of the Breakout Event will obtain a championship alternative of his selection.
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