It is being reported by Fightful Select that there is a new plan in place to emphasize the Cruiserweight division in NXT. It’s expected that bigger names and angles will be integrated into the division.
Roderick Strong is reportedly going to be one of the featured stars of the division with Fightful noting the following…
“We’ve been told Roderick Strong figures big into NXT’s 2021 plans, especially their efforts to add marquee value to the Cruiserweight Title.”
It’s believed that Strong agreed to a contract extension prior to the debut of the Diamond Mine faction. Strong first debuted for the NXT brand in 2016.