WWE Releases Official Details on Thursday’s NXT Takeover Special
Posted by Larry Csonka on 05.27.2014
The official word from the WWE…
- WWE sent out the following today…
NXT® TAKEOVER TO AIR LIVE ON WWE® NETWORK
STAMFORD, Conn., May 27, 2014 – WWE® Network will air exclusive coverage of NXT Takeover beginning tomorrow with a preview show at 10 pm ET, continuing with a live, 30-minute pre-show on Thursday, May 29 at 7:30 pm ET and concluding with NXT Takeover, a live, two-hour action-packed special, which will air on WWE Network at 8 pm ET. NXT programming on WWE Network this week includes:
NXT Takeover Preview – Wednesday, May 28 at 10 pm ET: Renee Young hosts an in-depth preview of NXT Takeover including exclusive interviews with WWE Legends "Nature Boy" Ric Flair and Bret "The Hitman" Hart.
NXT Takeover Pre-Show LIVE – Thursday, May 29 at 7:30 pm ET: Paul Heyman and Renee Young host an all-star panel of WWE Superstars along with exclusive interviews and appearances by NXT Superstars, WWE Superstars and Legends.
NXT Takeover LIVE – Thursday, May 29 at 8 pm ET: Adam Rose and the Exotic Express kick-off NXT Takeover, the two-hour action-packed special that will once again showcase the best and brightest from WWE's Performance Center. NXT Superstars are center stage when Adrian Neville defends the NXT title against Tyson Kidd. WWE Legends Bret "The Hitman" Hart and the "Nature Boy" Ric Flair are in opposite corners when WWE Diva Natalya and NXT Diva Charlotte battle for the NXT Women's Championship. The Ascension will defend the NXT Tag Team Championships and Sami Zayn battles "Prince Pretty" Tyler Breeze in a No. 1 contender's match.