WWE have announced the creation of the United Kingdom Championship – and how the inaugural champion will be decided.
At a press conference at the O2 Arena in London, Paul ‘Triple H’ Levesque announced that a new champion will be crowned following a two-night tournament, to be held at the Empress Ballroom in Blackpool. It will be shown exclusively on WWE Network over the weekend of January 14 and 15.
It was also announced that Michael Cole will call the action, alongside UK wrestling icon Nigel McGuinness.
Confirmed for the tournament are;
Tyson T. Bone
Two of the wrestlers will be alternates.