It’s well-known fact that WWE has a working relationship with British indie promotion EVOLVE, though they took their relationship to a completely new level at their latest show.
At the latest Evolve event titled Evolve 114, not one but 3 current WWE superstars competed against different champions from the promotion and to the surprise of many, defeated their talents to win the belts.
The first two of these were NXT Stars Montez Ford & Angelo Dawkins who are dubbed together as Street Profits who competed for the Tag Team titles.
They answered an open challenge issued by the now former champions Chris Dickinson & Jaka together known as Doom Patrol and defeated the local team:
— Shannon Clark (Scinta) (@ShannonClark828) October 29, 2018
And if this was not enough, another NXT superstar Fabian Aicher made history when he won the Evolve World title in the main event of this Internet PPV:
See the new champ when EVOLVE comes to Detroit on Nov 9 & Chicago on Nov 10! pic.twitter.com/AfAElLfwuf
— EVOLVE Wrestling (@WWNEVOLVE) October 29, 2018