Above is video of WWE NXT General Manager William Regal confirming Andrade “Cien” Almas vs. NXT Champion Drew McIntyre for the “Takeover: WarGames” event during WWE Survivor Series weekend next month.
Regal says he’s granting Almas the title shot due to his recent winning streak, which includes wins over Johnny Gargano and Roderick Strong. Almas defeated Strong in the main event of this week’s show. Regal also announces a contract signing between the two on next week’s episode.
Below is the updated confirmed card for Takeover, which takes place on Saturday, November 18th from the Toyota Center in Houston:
Three teams to be announced
NXT Title Match
Andrade “Cien” Almas vs. Drew McIntyre
Fatal 4 Way for the Vacant NXT Women’s Title
Kairi Sane vs. Ember Moon vs. Peyton Royce vs. Nikki Cross
Shawn Michaels vs. Johnny Gargano
For spoilers on the Takeover card, click here.