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WWE announces four Invitational Tournaments for WrestleMania Axxess

Something for everyone WrestleMania weekend.

WWE has announced the matches for the Axxess sessions that will be held during WrestleMania weekend.  The matches will be part of four tournaments: The WWE UK Championship Invitational, NXT North America Invitational, NXT Women’s Invitational, and the NXT Tag Team Invitational.  The prize will be title matches against the respective champions.

Axxess – Day 1 Thursday 5th April (6pm)

WWE U.K. Championship Invitational First Round
Lio Rush vs. Buddy Murphy
Dan Matha vs. Drew Gulak

NXT North American Invitational First Round
Fabian Aichner vs. Jason Kincaid
Akira Tozawa vs. Kona Reeves

NXT Tag Team Invitational First Round
Moustache Mountain vs. Tino Sabbatelli & Riddick Moss
Street Profits vs. Cezar Bononi & Adrian Jaoude

NXT Women’s Invitational First Round
Nikki Cross vs. Aliyah
Kairi Sane vs. Bianca Belair

The segment also has a bonus WWN Championship Match: Keith Lee vs. Kassius Ohno.  Other matches will feature the likes of TJP, Kalisto, and Gentleman Jack Gallagher.  Jason Kincaid is an Indy wrestler who works for WWN, an american Independent wrestling group ran by WWE employee Gabe Sapolsky.

Axxess Day 2 Friday 6th April (5pm)

WWE U.K. Championship Invitational First Round
Lince Dorado vs. Raul Mendoza
Mark Andrews vs. Zack Gibson

NXT North American Invitational First Round
Chris Dijak vs. Ariya Daivari
Hideo Itami vs. Wolfgang

NXT Tag Team Invitational First Round
SAnitY vs. Forgotten Sons
TM61 vs. Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch

NXT Women’s Invitational First Round
Dakota Kai vs. Lacey Evans
Candice LeRae vs. Peyton Royce

This session will also include matches from NXT, Mae Young Classic and PROGRESS wrestlers.  Zack Gibson is the latest wrestler to sign a WWE UK contract.  The Liverpool native is well-known for his ruthlessness and cutting wit on the microphone.

Axxess Day 3, Session 1 Saturday 7th April (8am) 

This session will contain all of the semi-finals from the four invitational tournaments. There will also be matches with other NXT and WWE UK wrestlers.

Axxess Day 3, Session 2 Saturday 7th April (1pm) 

As well as the finals of the NXT North American Invitation and the secons semi-final of the WWE UK Championship Invitation there will be an EVOLVE Tag Team Championship Match.  There are also as matches featuring 205 Live, NXT, and Mae Young Classic wreslters.

Axxess Day 3, Session 3 Saturday 7th April (6pm) 

This show will host the UK Championship Invitational, NXT Tag Team Invitational and NXT Women’s Invitational Finals.  As a special bonus there will be a match between Kassius Ohno and PROGRESS’ WALTER.  These two have wrestled 3 times and WALTER currently leads the series 2-1.  This could be an incredible treat for anyone attending this Axxess session.  Other matches will include wrestlers from 205 Live, NXT and the Mae Young Classic.

Axxess Day 4 Sunday 8th April (8am)
The WWE UK Championship, NXT North American Championship and NXT Tag Team Championship will all be on the line against the Invitational winners.  the show will have a bonus WWN Championship match.  In addition to that the PROGRESS Championship, PROGRESS Women’s Championship and PROGRESS Tag Team Championships will all be defended.


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