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Million Dollar Championship match announced for NXT TakeOver: 36

Archie Blade

Million Dollar Championship match announced for NXT TakeOver: 36

Million Dollar Championship match between LA Knight and Cameron Grimes with an interesting stipulation announced for NXT TakeOver: 36.

LA Knight and Cameron Grimes continue their rivalry over the Million Dollar Championship. This time however, there will be more on the line than just the title. On tonight’s episode of NXT, Knight had a bit of a faceoff with Grimes following his victory over Andre Chase.

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Knight belittled Grimes, who currently works for him as a butler after losing to him at Great American Bash. Out came Ted DiBiase and a third match was set between the two with the stipulation that will see DiBiase become Knight’s butler if Grimes loses the match.

Million Dollar Championship match announced for NXT TakeOver: 36

Grimes and Knight have fought each other twice for the title already. Knight has come out on top on both occasions. His first victory won him the Million Dollar Championship. His second earned him a butler in Grimes. Should he make it three out of three, the Original Million Dollar Man will be at his beck and call to serve him as his butler.

NXT TakeOver:36 Card –

NXT Title Match
Samoa Joe vs. Karrion Kross (c)

NXT UK Title Match
Ilja Dragunov vs. WALTER (c)

NXT Women’s Title Match
Dakota Kai vs. Raquel Gonzalez (c)

Million Dollar Title Match
Cameron Grimes vs. LA Knight (c)
If Grimes loses, WWE Hall of Famer “The Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase will be forced to work as Knight’s butler.

The Undisputed Finale: Cole vs. O’Reilly III
2 of 3 Falls Match
Adam Cole vs. Kyle O’Reilly
– First Fall, chosen by O’Reilly: Pinfall or Submission
– Second Fall, chosen by Cole: Street Fight
– Third fall, if necessary, chosen by NXT General Manager William Regal: Steel Cage

NXT TakeOver 36 will take place on August 22, 2021. It will be broadcast from the Capitol Wrestling Center, hosted at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.

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Archie Blade

Archie Blade


Archie is a WWE and UFC Editor/Author at the SportsRush. Like most combat sports enthusiasts, his passion for watching people fight began with WWE when he witnessed a young Brock Lesnar massacre Hulk Hogan back in 2002. This very passion soon branched out to boxing and mixed martial arts. Over the years he fell in love with the theatrics that preceded the bell and the poetic carnage that followed after. Each bruise a story to tell, each wound a song of struggle, his greatest desire is to be there to witness it all. His favorite wrestler is Shawn Michaels and he believes that GSP is the greatest to ever step foot inside the octagon. Apart from wrestling, he is also fond of poetry and music.

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