Breaking news regarding the NXT Cruiserweight Title Submitted by Aaron Rift on 04/08/2020 at 11:49 AM
NXT General Manager William Regal announced on today's edition of The Bump that a new tournament to determine an Interim NXT Cruiserweight Champion will take place. Current champion Jordan Devlin is in the United Kingdom and unable to defend the title due to the current travel ban.
Here is WWE's statement:
On Wednesday morning’s edition of WWE’s The Bump, NXT General Manager William Regal revealed that a tournament to crown an interim NXT Cruiserweight Champion will be held in the coming weeks since reigning titleholder Jordan Devlin is in the U.K. and currently unable to defend his title due to current circumstances.
Details on the tournament, including the entrants and the full bracket, will be revealed in the coming days on WWE’s Digital and Social platforms, so be sure to stick with us as more news breaks on this developing situation.