WWE NXT announce new live dates for 2017
- Henry Northmore
- 15 March 2017
World Wrestling Entertainment hits Aberdeen, Manchester, Leeds, Brighton and Download Festival
WWE's NXT is the wrestling powerhouse's 'developmental division', the place where new superstars are born, to become masters of the squared circle. NXT has announced four big UK dates including the The GE Oil & Gas Arena in Aberdeen (5 June), Manchester Arena (6 June), Leeds First Direct Arena (7 June) and Brighton Centre (8 June).
The NXT stars will also be visiting metal festival Download with a three day residency at the home of rock, Donnington in Derby (9–11 June), where fans can see the best in grappling action alongside System of a Down, Biffy Clyro, Areosmith, Slayer, Alter Bridge, Sum 41 and Rob Zombie. There will also be special signing sessions at Download where fans can meet the stars of NXT including Shinsuke Nakamura, Bobby Roode, Asuka, Tye Dillinger, No Way Jose, Kassius Ohno, SAnitY and more.
Full WWE NXT Live UK tour dates:
Mon 5 Jun – The GE Oil & Gas Arena, Aberdeen
Tue 6 Jun – Manchester Arena
Wed 7 Jun – First Direct Arena, Leeds
Thu 8 Jun – Brighton Centre
Fri 9–Sun 11 Jun – Download Festival, Donnington
Tickets on sale from 10am Thu 16 Mar (presale), 10am Fri 17 Mar (general sale).