An historic press conference took place this morning at the O2 Arena in London where Triple H revealed that in January 2017 the WWE will crown its first ever United Kingdom Champion
The tournament will consist of 16 competitors over the course of 2 days and will take place at Blackpool’s Empress Ballroom. The tournament will air live and exclusively on the award winning WWE Network and will feature some of the best talent that the UK has to offer.
The last man standing once the tournament has ended will be crowned WWE’s first ever United Kingdom Champion and awarded a title.
Joining Triple H for this historic press conference were former WWE Universal Champion Finn Balor, NXT General Manager William Regal and British wrestling icon Nigel McGuinness who will be calling the play by play action on the WWE Network alongside the voice of Monday Night Raw, Michael Cole. The 16 competitors were also in attendance and took the stage as well