Dakota Kai appearance, Ridge Holland in action on 8/3 WWE NXT

Originally published at Dakota Kai appearance, Ridge Holland in action on 8/3 WWE NXT

Matches and segments added to tonight’s NXT on Syfy.

For the second consecutive week, NXT is airing on Syfy and several segments and matches have been announced for tonight’s show. Dakota Kai is set to appear after ambushing NXT Women’s Champion Raquel Gonzalez last week. Kai will explain why she attacked her former partner.

After being out of action since the Fall of 2020, Ridge Holland is returning to the ring. Ridge returned on last week’s show and helped Pete Dunne and Oney Lorcan defeat Tommaso Ciampa and Timothy Thatcher.

In addition to that match, Grizzled Young Veterans (James Drake & Zack Gibson) are facing the duo of L.A. Knight and Cameron Grimes.

.@LAKnightWWE & @CGrimesWWE team up to battle @ZackGibson01 & @JamesDrake_GYT TONIGHT on #WWENXT!

📺 8/7c @SYFY https://t.co/VJsCk7yGhp

— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) August 3, 2021

Below are the previously announced bouts for tonight’s NXT:

  • Bobby Fish vs. Roderick Strong
  • NXT Breakout Tournament First Round Match: Trey Baxter vs. Joe Gacy
  • Hit Row (AJ Francis & Ashante Thee Adonis) (w/ Isaiah ‘Swerve’ Scott & B-Fab) vs. Legado Del Fantasma (Raul Mendoza & Joaquin Wilde) (w/ Santos Escobar)
  • Love Or Leave Her Match: Johnny Gargano vs. Dexter Lumis