New NXT titles to be handed out to winners tonight


NXT General Manager William Regal revealed during this morning’s Axxess session that new NXT titles will be presented to the respective winners tonight at NXT Takeover: Orlando.

This is the first time that NXT will be undergoing a revamp of their titles. The NXT championship was established on July 1, 2012 with Seth Rollins winning the inaugural tournament. The NXT Tag Team titles were established on January 23, 2013 with the tag team British Ambition, consisting of Neville and Oliver Grey, winning the inaugural tournament, while the NXT Women’s title was established on April 5, 2013 with Paige winning the inaugural tournament.

Since the established dates, there have been 10 NXT champions, 11 NXT Tag Team champions, and 5 NXT Women’s champions.