NXT Champion Bron Breakker retained his title against JD McDonagh during the August 16th 2022 Heatwave edition of WWE NXT. After the match, NXT UK’s Tyler Bate came into the ring and confronted Breakker. Bate had possession of the NXT UK title and held it up as Breakker held up the NXT title. Bate won the vacant NXT UK title in a match that was taped on July 7th but hasn’t aired on television yet.
NXT UK’s Gallus and Belair Davenport also appeared on the show.
— WWE (@WWE) August 17, 2022