Toni Storm Wins NXT UK Women's Title At NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool

Bessie Dean
January 14, 2019

WWE's first-ever NXT UK TakeOver show on Saturday afternoon seemed to fly under the radar a bit this week, but a surprise appearance by one of WWE's most popular stars certainly got everyone talking before it was over.

Blackpool match between Travis Banks and Jordan Devlin has finally taken place at tonight's NXT UK taping. After the match, Johnny Saint and Sid Scala congratulated them.

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In the main event, Pete Dunne successfully defended his NXT UK Championship against Joe Coffey after he forced Coffey to submit to a Triangle Choke whilst executing a Finger Snap.

-Dave Mastiff vs. Eddie Dennis in a No DQ match.

New NXT UK women's champion Toni Storm interviewed with Talk Sport to discuss her recent Takeover victory over Rhea Ripley.

It looks like we'll see WALTER vs. Dunne in the near future but it looks like Coffey will stay in the mix because the story of the match with Dunne was that Dunne was never able to win the match with the Bitter End.

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