NXT star Hideo Itami underwent shoulder surgery last year and had been out of action since then. However, it appears that he will be returning soon. Itami teased on Twitter that he would be appearing at Thursday’s NXT live event in Winter Haven, FL at the Winter Haven Armory.
— Hideo Itami / 伊丹英雄 (@HideoItami) June 28, 2016
Shinsuke Nakamura also posted this teaser for Itami’s return:
Authors of Pain vs. American Alpha will be taking place at the event.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) June 28, 2016