Ben Carter returning to action next week, NXT UK highlights and notes
Kay Lee Ray’s historic WWE NXT UK Women’s Title reign continues after she retained over Jinny on last night’s NXT UK episode.
The main event match went just over 11 minutes and ended after Joseph Conners’ interference backfired. KLR has now been champion for more than 508 days. The third NXT UK Women’s Champion in history, Ray won the title from Toni Storm at “Takeover: Cardiff” on August 31, 2019.
This week’s NXT UK episode also featured Rampage Brown defeating Dave Mastiff, Ilja Dragunov returning to the ring with a win over Jack Starz, Amir Jordan defeating Tyson T-Bone, and more.
You can click here for our detailed recap on this week’s NXT UK episode. A video package of highlights from the show can be seen below.
Next week’s NXT UK episode will feature Ben Carter’s second match for the company. There’s no word yet on who he will face, but he recently debuted against NXT Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin and lost. Next week’s show will also feature a #1 Contender’s Fatal 4 Way with The Hunt vs. Mark Andrews and Flash Morgan Webster vs. Pretty Deadly vs. Oliver Carter and Ashton Smith. It’s been announced that Eddie Dennis will be banned from accompanying The Hunt to the ring.
Below are this week’s highlights, along with new promos with A-Kid, Jack Starz, and Amir Jordan, plus a promo for next week’s Fatal 4 Way to determine new #1 contenders to NXT UK Tag Team Champions Gallus: