WWE's annual summer spectacle, "WWE NXT," is all set to captivate fans with the electrifying Great American Bash, taking place at the HEB Center in Cedar Park, TX. Headlining the event is a high-stakes showdown for the WWE NXT Championship, as reigning champion Carmelo Hayes puts his title on the line against the relentless Ilja Dragunov.
Dragunov, a former WWE NXT UK Champion, has been relentlessly pursuing the opportunity to dethrone Hayes, and tonight, he finally gets his chance to seize the gold. The intensity doesn't stop there, as NXT Women's Champion Tiffany Stratton faces a fiery challenger in the form of Thea Hail.
The two will collide in a gripping submission match, where both competitors will need to dig deep to emerge victorious.
Triple Threat Challenge for Mysterio
Adding further excitement to the evening, WWE NXT North American Champion Dominik Mysterio is set for a daunting task, defending his coveted title against not one but two fierce adversaries.
Mysterio will face off against the tenacious duo of Wes Lee and Mustafa Ali in a highly-anticipated Triple Threat match, where the odds will be stacked against him. Keeping the action on a fever pitch, Gallus, represented by Mark Coffey and Wolfgang, will put their NXT Tag Team Championship on the line against the formidable duo of Tony D'Angelo and Channing "Stacks" Lorenzo, collectively known as The Family.
With D'Angelo holding a prior victory over Joe Coffey, Gallus is more determined than ever to extend their impressive 175-day reign as champions. Additionally, the Great American Bash will mark the momentous debut of Gable Steveson, who faces the formidable Baron Corbin in what promises to be an explosive encounter.
Meanwhile, Blair Davenport and Roxanne Perez will unleash chaos upon each other in a Weapons Wild Match, leaving fans at the edge of their seats. Not to be overshadowed, the pre-show will showcase an exhilarating 8-person tag team battle, pitting The Meta-Four against Dragon Lee, Nathan Frazer, Yulisa León, and Valentina Feroz.
The fast-paced, high-flying action is sure to set the stage for an unforgettable night of wrestling entertainment. WWE NXT's Great American Bash promises to be a rollercoaster of emotions, with the world's most talented and tenacious wrestlers leaving it all in the ring.
Tune in on July 30th, 2023, starting with the kickoff show at 7:30 pm ET, followed by the main card at 8 pm ET, to witness the passion, drama, and excitement that only the Great American Bash can deliver.