– Shayna Baszler celebrates her birthday today as the NXT Women’s Champion turns 38 years old.
Baszler was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
– With the 2018 Mae Young Classic only weeks away, two competitors from last year’s event, Vanessa Borne and Taynara Conti, will face off tonight on NXT with the opportunity to qualify for this year’s tournament on the line.
This Mae Young Classic Qualifying Match is for the final spot in the 32-woman tournament. Ahead of tonight’s match, Borne and Conti exchanged words on Twitter.
— VANESSA BORNE (@VanessaBorneWWE) August 8, 2018
Tonight on @wwenetwork ! I really like you @vanessabornewwe but business is business and I’m here to make a name for myself! Who will have the last spot for Mae Young Classic ??? #MYC2 #realblackbelt 😘 pic.twitter.com/pJsjvLbNZR
— Taynara Conti (@TaynaraContiWWE) August 8, 2018
This match was taped on July 18 at Full Sail Live in Winter Park, Florida. Click here for the spoiler result of the match.
– Ahead of his NXT North American Championship Match against Adam Cole at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn 4, WWE.com is advertising Ricochet as being in action on tonight’s episode of NXT:
Ricochet in action ahead of his TakeOver battle with Adam Cole
With his NXT North American Championship Match against Adam Cole at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn 4 now confirmed, Ricochet will first take flight in front of the NXT faithful at Full Sail Live. Will NXT’s One and Only make a major statement to the Undisputed ERA leader as their massive showdown in Brooklyn approaches?