After winning the inaugural Mae Young Classic, WWE have announced that Kairi Sane will compete for the NXT Women’s Championship at NXT TakeOver: Houston.

Watch the announcement and Kairi’s reaction to the news below:

As seen on last week’s episode of NXT, Asuka relinquished the NXT Women’s Championship after a historic reign that last over 500 days. Since then, it was confirmed that Asuka will be joining the Raw brand upon her main roster debut.

There are currently no details on who else will be competing with Kairi Sane for the vacated NXT Women’s Title.

NXT TakeOver: Houston takes place Saturday November 18th live on the WWE Network

Are you excited to hear this news? Who else do you think will compete for the NXT Women’s Title at TakeOver: Houston? Let us know in the comments below!