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    NXT UK announces a Battle Royal for No. 1 Contender

    The No. 1 contender for the NXT UK Women’s Championship will be determined next week in a Battle Royal. This match will involve all the women on the current roster which includes 10 participants. The winner will receive a future match against the champion Toni Storm.

    Storm was shown in an interview this week in a response of potential opponents for herself. She solidified that whomever her next foe will be, her “shiny, shiny” is staying with her. She also singled out Kay Lee Ray in her response.

    The No. 1 contender match will include the following women: Piper Niven, Killer Kelly, Candy Floss, Jinny, Nina Samuels, Isla Dawn, Rhea Ripley, Xia Brookside, Kay Lee Ray, and Jazzy Gabert.

    Most recently Storm defeated Nina Samuels to retain her title. She has held the title since defeating Rhea Ripley in January.

    It was previously announced that Storm will be defending her title at ICW’s Shug’s Hoose Party 6 Night 2 event on July 28. This match will be against Piper Niven who is included in this Battle Royal.

    Who are you hoping wins the Battle Royal match? Who would you like to see challenge Toni Storm for the title? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section!!

    Nick Wilkinson
    Nick Wilkinson is a self-proclaimed wrestling connoisseur. He has been a wrestling fan since the age of 15 years old when he attempted to fit in with the "cool kids." It only took his love for the Hardy Boyz and Lita to be hooked for the past 20 years. He graduated from Salisbury University in Salisbury, MD with a B.A. in Mass Communications. Besides wrestling, he loves Funko pops, horror movies, all types of music, and pizza a little too much.