NXT TakeOver 31: Kyle O'Reilly Wins Gauntlet Eliminator To Earn Title Shot, Candice LeRae Wins Battle Royal


The card for the upcoming NXT TakeOver 31 special continued to take shape on Wednesday night's special "NXT TakeOff To TakeOver" special edition of the weekly NXT On USA show.

Candice LeRae won the NXT Women's Championship No. 1 Contender Battle Royal on this week's WWE NXT show, last eliminating Shotzi Blackheart to win the match and earn the next shot at reigning champion "The Genius of the Sky" Io Shirai.

Also added to NXT TakeOver 31 on this week's black-and-gold brand show is the main event for the live special scheduled to air on the WWE Network on Sunday, October 4, 2020, as Kyle O'Reilly won the first-ever NXT Gauntlet Eliminator to earn the shot at current title-holder Finn Balor.

The LeRae-Shirai and O'Reilly-Balor bouts join the previously announced NXT North American Championship contest on 10/4, as Damian Priest will be defending his title against Johnny Gargano in one-on-one action.

Make sure to join us here at Rajah.com on Sunday, October 4, 2020 for LIVE NXT TakeOver 31 Results coverage!

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