He was promising big news from the NXT UK tapings in Liverpool today (Nov. 24), and Triple H didn’t wait. Or disappoint.
The black-and-yellow brand’s first regional spin-off is getting it’s first live WWE Network special early next year:
.@NXTUK returns to the place it began ... the place we first TOOK OVER. #NXTUKTakeOver: Blackpool will stream LIVE from the Empress Ballroom on January 12, 2019 only on @WWENetwork. #WeAreNXTUK pic.twitter.com/xW4LFjZLiX— Triple H (@TripleH) November 24, 2018
At the moment, we’re short on details beyond what’s in that tweet, but it seems safe to assume that if you want to see NXT UK’s first TakeOver - from William Regal’s hometown and the site of the first United Kingdom Championship Tournament special back in January 2017 - us Yanks should leave the afternoon of Sat., Jan. 12 open.