Nxt Takeover- New York

NXT TakeOver: New York is an upcoming professional wrestling show and WWE Network event produced by WWE for their NXT and NXT UK brands. The event will take place on April 5, 2019, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NXT TakeOver is a series of professional wrestling shows that began on May 29, 2014, when WWE's developmental league NXT held their second live broadcast on the WWE Network. In subsequent months, the "TakeOver" moniker became the name used by WWE for all of their NXT live specials. In March 2018, it was announced that WrestleMania 35 would be held at the MetLife Stadium, with the event's associated NXT TakeOver being held in Brooklyn's Barclays Center.

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NXT TakeOver: New York
PromotionWWE
Brand(s)NXT
NXT UK
DateApril 5, 2019
CityBrooklyn, New York
VenueBarclays Center
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NXT TakeOver: New York is an upcoming professional wrestling show and WWE Network event produced by WWE for their NXT and NXT UK brands. The event will take place on April 5, 2019, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.[1]

Production

Background

NXT TakeOver is a series of professional wrestling shows that began on May 29, 2014, when WWE's developmental league NXT held their second live broadcast on the WWE Network.[2] In subsequent months, the "TakeOver" moniker became the name used by WWE for all of their NXT live specials. In March 2018, it was announced that WrestleMania 35 would be held at the MetLife Stadium, with the event's associated NXT TakeOver being held in Brooklyn's Barclays Center.[3]

Storylines

The card will include matches that arise from scripted storylines, where wrestlers will portray villains, heroes, or less distinguishable characters to build tension and culminate in a wrestling match or series of matches, with results predetermined by WWE's writers.[4][5] Storylines will be produced on the NXT and NXT UK television programs.

Matches

No. Matches* Stipulations
1 War Raiders (Hanson and Rowe) (c) vs. Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic winners Tag team match for the NXT Tag Team Championship[6]
2 Pete Dunne (c) vs. Walter Singles match for the WWE United Kingdom Championship[7]
  • (c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match
    *Card subject to change

References

  1. "NO MORE TAKEOVER: BROOKLYN | PWInsider.com". www.pwinsider.com. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  2. Howell, Nolan (May 29, 2014). "Neville tops Kidd at NXT Takeover". canoe.ca. Retrieved September 21, 2017.
  3. "WrestleMania is coming back to MetLife Stadium". New York Post. 2018-03-16. Retrieved 2018-03-16.
  4. Grabianowski, Ed. "How Pro Wrestling Works". HowStuffWorks. Discovery Communications. Archived from the original on November 18, 2013. Retrieved March 5, 2012.
  5. "Live & Televised Entertainment". WWE. Archived from the original on February 26, 2009. Retrieved March 21, 2012.
  6. Killam, Mike (February 20, 2019). "SPOILERS: Live Updates From Tonight's WWE NXT TV Tapings". ProWrestling.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  7. Joseph Currier (February 23, 2019). "UK TITLE MATCH ADDED TO NXT TAKEOVER: NEW YORK". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved February 24, 2019.
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