It was announced on Sunday night by Samoa Joe that he was relinquishing the WWE NXT Title due to an undisclosed injury. Joe stated that he wouldn’t be out of action for very long, but didn’t note the exact injury. For more backstage news on that, check it out here.
Today, WWE had NXT General Manager William Regal announce the planned Fatal 4-Way Match that was supposed to determine the next contender for the title will now see the winner be crowned the new NXT Champion. LA Knight, Tommaso Ciampa, Kyle O’Reilly, and Pete Dunne are booked for the bout.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) September 13, 2021
Here is the updated card for Tuesday’s show, which will be live and marks the first edition under the new vision for the brand along with a new stage set up:
The wedding of Dexter Lumis and Indi Hartwell
NXT Women’s Title Match:
Raquel Gonzalez (champion) vs. Franky Monet
Fatal 4-Way Vacant NXT Title Match:
LA Knight vs. Tommaso Ciampa vs. Kyle O’Reilly vs. Pete Dunne