Walter arrives and confronts UK Champion Pete Dunne



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13 Jan 2019, 04:15 IST

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What is the story?

NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool was an unbelievable present that lived as much as the hype that each one different TakeOver occasions had constructed. The UK model delivered and introduced the WWE Universe some unbelievable moments, together with the debut of the Ring Normal.

In case you did not know…

Walter is likely one of the UK’s largest wrestling stars, each bodily and figuratively. At the moment, the Progress World Champion, the 6’4″ 310 lb behemoth has confronted off towards a who’s who of performers. Kassius Ohno, Keith Lee, Zack Sabre Jr., and extra have been taken to their restrict by Walter, and he even managed to earn a five-star score because of a hellacious battle he had with Sabre Jr. in Professional Wrestling Guerrilla.

It has been rumored for fairly a while that Walter had been signed to the WWE for its NXT UK roster. Lastly, at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool, he arrived.

The guts of the matter

At NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool, Pete Dunne efficiently defended the UK Championship towards the chief of Gallus, Joe Coffey. After an unbelievable forwards and backwards match, leaving each males battered and bruised, Dunne’s celebration was interrupted by Walter.

The Austrian large was met by a roaring Blackpool crowd and made fast work of Joe Coffey who tried to interrupt his second. After that, the 2 high canine of the UK scene had a stare off, creating rigidity that you may reduce with a knife.

Pete Dunne’s reign seems to be in jeopardy, as he might have discovered his most harmful challenger but.

What’s subsequent?

It seems like Walter would be the subsequent challenger for the Bruiserweight’s United Kingdom Championship. Pete Dunne has held the title for practically two years now, and he is already etched his title into the historical past books with that reign. If Walter is certainly the one to dethrone him, we may very nicely see Dunne lastly make the leap to Uncooked or SmackDown Reside.

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