Aleister Black

Former NXT Champion Aleister Black is currently out of action after suffering an undisclosed injury at an NXT live event in Las Vegas last weekend.

According to a report by F4WOnline, Black suffered the injury while wrestling new NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa. He was reportedly crotched at some point during the match. No details are known at this time, but it’s possible he will miss TakeOver in Brooklyn.

New rule for NXT UK talent bookings

F4WOnline is also reporting that any wrestlers part of the new UK division are no longer being allowed to take any bookings over a seven day period prior to any WWE event.

Southside Wrestling seemed to confirm this new rule when they announced Joseph Conners and Dan Moloney were off the upcoming August 19 event.