It was announced at tonight’s WWE NXT TV tapings that NXT Women’s Champion Asuka will defend her title in a Fatal 4 Way against Ember Moon, Ruby Riot and Nikki Cross at the May 20th “Takeover: Chicago” event from the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL.
It was also announced that NXT Tag Team Champions The Authors of Pain will defend against DIY in a Ladder Match.
Tonight’s tapings also saw Hideo Itami defeat Roderick Strong to become the new #1 contender to NXT Champion Bobby Roode.
Coming out of tonight’s tapings, below is the updated line-up of confirmed matches for Takeover, which takes place during WWE Backlash weekend:
NXT Title Match
Hideo Itami vs. Bobby Roode
Ladder Match for the NXT Tag Team Titles
DIY vs. The Authors of Pain
Fatal 4 Way for the NXT Women’s Title
Ember Moon vs. Ruby Riot vs. Nikki Cross vs. Asuka