Seth Rollins Returns to NXT
Former WWE Universal champion, Seth Rollins, made a return to NXT in January 2022 to address a challenge set by Bron Breakker. In this article, we will explore what Rollins had to say during his appearance, Breakker’s NXT challenge, and what’s next for the two wrestlers.
Rollins Addresses Breakker’s Challenge
Rollins came to NXT to address Bron Breakker’s challenge to fight for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Rollins took the time to speak about how he would defend the world title in NXT, emphasizing the importance of bringing the belt to Florida and putting more eyes on NXT.
Breakker’s NXT Challenge
Last Tuesday, during an NXT broadcast, Bron Breakker challenged Seth Rollins. It was met by a mixed response, with some fans thinking that Breakker wasn’t main roster-ready yet, while others saw it as an excellent opportunity for him to prove himself to the WWE Universe.
Main Roster Ready
Some WWE fans debated whether or not Breakker was ‘main roster-ready’ yet. While Rollins acknowledged that nothing can prepare you for the WWE full-time experience, he claimed that Breakker was as ready as he was going to get performance-wise. Rollins also praised the young wrestler’s passion and hunger to push the business forward, which he said was essential.
Rollins’ Matches with Finn Balor
Rollins has a long history with many wrestlers, and one of those is Finn Balor. Rollins discussed how it was fitting that Balor would be his first pay-per-view opponent for the title, given their history. The two will meet in the ring at Money in the Bank. Balor is a former NXT and Universal champion, and Rollins is looking forward to the matchup, saying the game has changed, and they have both evolved as players.
History with Everyone
Rollins has a history with many wrestlers on the WWE roster. He said that he has faced almost everyone and that it’s good to come back around with Finn Balor, who is in a completely different place to where he was before. He talked about how they would put on a great performance together.
What’s Next for Rollins and Breakker
After Breakker’s challenge, it is unclear what is next for Rollins and Breakker. The two are set to compete for the title on NXT, and Rollins has expressed his excitement about facing Breakker and how he sees it as an opportunity to test him.
Rollins and Breakker will compete in what is expected to be an exciting match. Meanwhile, there are many other matches taking place on NXT, including the women’s championship match, NXT Champion Carmelo Hayes competing against Baron Corbin, and other matches that will showcase young stars.
Other Matches on NXT
Other matches on the show include Edris Enofe vs. Malik Blade, Thea Hail vs. Cora Jade, and Roxanne Perez vs. Tatum Paxley. NXT North American Champion Wes Lee, Tyler Bate and Mustafa Ali are set to fight Joe Gacy, Rip Fowler, and Jagger Reid.
Seth Rollins returned to NXT to address Bron Breakker’s challenge to face him for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Rollins praised Breakker’s passion and hunger to push the business forward and commended his performance, indicating he was as ready as he was going to get performance-wise. It is unclear what will happen next, but fans are excited about the upcoming match between the two.
1. Is Seth Rollins still in the WWE?
Yes, Seth Rollins is still in WWE, and he currently holds the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
2. Was Rollins the NXT Champion?
Seth Rollins was the first-ever NXT Champion, winning a tournament in 2012 after defeating Jinder Mahal in the final.
3. Who is Bron Breakker?
Bron Breakker is a young professional wrestler currently signed with WWE and competing on NXT.
4. Who has Seth Rollins defeated for the WWE Universal Championship?
Seth Rollins defeated Brock Lesner at SummerSlam 2019 to become the WWE Universal Champion.
5. When is the next NXT show?
NXT airs on Tuesday at 8 pm ET/7 pm CT on the USA Network.