WWE have announced this week that its NXT Brand will be returning to the UK this June for a 7 date tour including 3 days at the Download Festival in Donnington for the second year running.
The following was released via WWE.com…
NXT returns to the United Kingdom and Download Festival this June
The Superstars of NXT are making their way across the pond once again this June for a huge tour of the United Kingdom. Triple H made the announcement on Twitter yesterday morning.
The tour begins on Monday, June 5 in Aberdeen, Scotland at the GE Oil & Gas Arena before heading to the Manchester Arena in England on Tuesday, June 6. NXT’s U.K. road trip continues on Wednesday, June 7 at Leeds’ First Direct Arena, before debuting in Brighton at the Brighton Center on Thursday, June 8.
Then, NXT heads to Derby for a three-day stint at Download Festival. Fans will get to see the Superstars of NXT alongside some of the biggest names in rock, including Aerosmith, System of a Down, Slayer, Rob Zombie. Superstars like Bobby Roode, Asuka, Kassius Ohno and more* will take to the ring to showcase NXT’s high-octane brand of in-ring action. Festival-goers will also get the opportunity to meet the Superstars of NXT during autograph signings.
Tickets for all of these huge events will be available starting this Friday, March 17 at 10 a.m. local time. Head to livenation.co.uk for complete information on how you can see NXT in the United Kingdom this June!