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HUGE Rhea Ripley match announced for NXT Heatwave event

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In a recent turn of events, Rhea Ripley and Dominik Mysterio have thrown down the gauntlet. The two WWE superstars have set their sights on a mixed tag team match at the upcoming NXT Heatwave event.

The challenge was made during a backstage segment of WWE NXT, where Ripley took the initiative to make her intentions clear.

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Rhea Ripley: The Backstory

The challenge stems from a recent incident where certain NXT stars were making light of Dominik Mysterio’s victory over Dragon Lee.

Not one to let things slide, Ripley stepped up and proposed a mixed tag match. The proposed match-up? Dragon Lee and Lyra Valkyria versus the formidable team of Rhea Ripley and Dominik Mysterio.

This announcement has certainly set the stage for an electrifying encounter.

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Other NXT Heatwave Highlights

While the Ripley and Mysterio challenge is making waves, it’s not the only big announcement for the NXT Heatwave event.

Another match that has caught the attention of fans features Baron Corbin and Von Wagner. The two will face off after a heated in-ring promo exchange. This match promises to be as intense as the Ripley-Mysterio challenge, if not more…I guess?

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What’s Next for NXT?

With such high-profile matches announced, NXT Heatwave is shaping up to be an event that fans won’t want to miss. But the question on everyone’s mind is: what other surprises does NXT have in store?

There’s also buzz around the Creed Brothers and where they might appear next. With so much happening in the NXT universe, fans are eagerly awaiting more updates.

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