Not to be missed is 205 Live, in which Kushida and Ikemen Jiro will join forces for a team confrontation with the Grizzled Young Veterans, NXT Heavyweight Champion Roderick Strong, representing Diamond Mine against Ru Feng, and Valentina Feroz. with Erica Yang.
Having recently battled side by side with some common enemies, Kushida and Jiro have teamed up to form Jacket Time, and they will unite for the first time as they battle the battle-hardened Zach Gibson and James Drake at the festival. between several former champions.
Time Splitter is ready to play its first match since losing the NXT heavyweight title to Strong in September, while The Grizzled Young Veterans are proud to be the first NXT UK Tag Team champions. And although Jiro has not yet received a WWE champion gold, he has won several major victories in a short time and continues to fight for the title.
In addition, since 205 Live began showing women’s matches and athletes whose threshold exceeds 205 pounds, Feroz has quickly benefited. The energetic newcomer holds the purple brand’s 3-1 record, recently teaming up with Amari Miller to defeat Katrina Cortez and Yulisa Leon.
Nonetheless, Feroz faces a daunting challenge on Friday as she will be confronted by debuting Erica Yang, who is looking to make an impact right on the starting pads.
While Strong holds the NXT Heavyweight Championship, that hasn’t stopped the celebrated Diamond Mine student from competing against superstars of all weight classes at NXT 2.0 and 205 Live.
With recent victories over Odysseus Jones (twice) and Grayson Waller, Strong is set to face Feng, who bravely faced the dominant Xion Quinn in his last match but is still aiming for his first win.
Don’t miss out on the exciting 205 Live, which airs Friday at 10.9 C on Peacock in the US and WWE all over the world!