Samoa Joe to respond to Karrion Kross, Franky Monet, O'Reilly set for WWE NXT

Originally published at Samoa Joe to respond to Karrion Kross, Franky Monet set for WWE NXT

Additions made to the 7/20 WWE NXT lineup.

Closing out last week’s episode of NXT was Karrion Kross defeating Johnny Gargano to retain the NXT Championship. Samoa Joe was the referee for the match and after exchanging words and going back and forth during the match, Kross choked Joe out after his win. Kross made his Monday Night Raw debut on 7/19 and lost to Jeff Hardy. Joe will address Kross on tonight’s show.

The NXT Breakout Tournament continues as Odyssey Jones meets Andre Chase. Last week, Duke Hudson bounced Ikemen Jiro from the tourney.

Both Franky Monet and Kyle O’Reilly will be in action. O’Reilly is set to take on Austin Theory. In addition to those matches, Drake Maverick is facing the Million Dollar Champion L.A. Knight.

Butler @CGrimesWWE reporting for duty!@LAKnightWWE will have Cameron Grimes in his corner to face @WWEMaverick following a war of words in the #WWENXT parking lot.

— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) July 20, 2021

The upNXT crew will be live on Twitch during NXT and following the show, their review will be recorded and uploaded to the POST Wrestling site.