Participants for Iron Survivor Challenge match at WWE NXT Deadline 2022 event.
NXT introduced a new match format named Iron Survivor Challenge match to replace WarGames match. The match, consisting of 5 participants, will crown a new #1 contender for NXT Championship and NXT Women’s Championship.
Shawn Michaels sat with WWE Hall of Famers Road Dogg, Alundra Blaze, Molly Holly and X-Pac to discuss the potential participants in the match. Each member of the discussion panel gave their 5 choices for the match based on their impact and overall performance last year.
For men’s Iron Survivor Challenge match, Carmelo Hayes, JD McDonagh, Grayson Waller and Joe Gacy were announced to participate.
For women’s Iron Survivor Challenge match, Cora Jade, Roxanne Perez, Zoey Stark and Kiana James got the approval.
The fifth participant in these matches will be identified by Wild Card matches next week on NXT. Wendy Choo, Indi Hartwell and Fallon Henley will take part in a triple threat match to book their place for women’s match. Axiom, Von Wagner and Andre Chase will be collide for a place in men’s Iron Survivor Challenge match.
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