The Undisputed Era’s Kyle O’Reilly has been announced as the third competitor in the WWE NXT Gauntlet Eliminator Match which is scheduled to take place on the next episode of NXT.
O’Reilly joins Kushida and Cameron Grimes in a five-man match that will see the winner getting a title match against the current NXT Champion Finn Balor at NXT Takeover on October 4.
The Gauntlet Eliminator Match, a first of its kind for NXT, was announced during the last episode of NXT by General Manager William Regal.
The fourth and fifth participants in the match will be announced via social media on Sunday and Monday.
O’Reilly has since commented on his inclusion in the Gauntlet Eliminator Match, noting that it was a pretty big deal for him.
He also said that he has the support of Undisputed Era members and he will make his team members proud.
Balor replied to O’Reilly by reminding him that the Undisputed Era members won’t be able to help him this time.