Posted By James Walsh on 04/19/17
Hideo Itami will challenge Bobby Roode for the NXT Championship at NXT Takeover: Chicago. Itami defeated Roderick Strong at the NXT tapings on Wednesday to become the new #1 contender to Roode’s title.
The Itami vs. Strong match is expected to air on May 1st. NXT Takeover: Chicago takes place on May 20th during WWE Backlash weekend.