WWE has confirmed another championship match for NXT TakeOver: Phoenix.
Ricochet will defend the NXT North American Championship against Johnny Gargano on the special airing live on January 26 during the Royal Rumble weekend.
Already announced for the show is Tommaso Ciampa defending the NXT Championship against Aleister Black, while The Undisputed Era (Kyle O’Reilly and Roderick Strong) defend the NXT Tag Team Championships against The War Raiders.
NXT star scheduled for surgery today
NXT star Dakota Kai announced she would be undergoing surgery on Thursday to repair a torn ACL. Kai suffered the injury at a recent NXT live event in Green Bay.
I’m about to head into surgery, so let me give you an update ♡ ☁️ pic.twitter.com/GSwhIhRjBV
— Kingslayer (@DakotaKai_WWE) January 17, 2019