NXT General Manager William Regal announced that NXT North American Champion Velveteen Dream will defend his title against the “King of Bros” Matt Riddle at NXT TakeOver: New York.
This would mark Matt Riddle’s first title shot ever since his arrival to the NXT brand. TakeOver: New York is scheduled to take place on April 5 at the Barclays Center during the WrestleMania weekend.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) March 21, 2019
Here is the updated card for the event:
2 of 3 Falls Match for the Vacant NXT Title
Adam Cole vs. Johnny Gargano
Fatal 4 Way for the NXT Women’s Title
Kairi Sane vs. Io Shirai vs. Bianca Belair vs. Shayna Baszler (c)
NXT Tag Team Titles Match
Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Winners vs. The War Raiders (c)
NXT North American Title Match
Matt Riddle vs. The Velveteen Dream (c)
WWE UK Title Match
WALTER vs. Pete Dunne (c)