NXT Cruiserweight Championship to Be Defended at TakeOver: 31

Match number five has been made official for the WWE NXT TakeOver: 31 event this Saturday.

WWE announced today that there will be a WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship match during TakeOver: 31. Current champion Santos Escobar will take on Isaiah “Swerve” Scott.

The two men have a long rivalry, spanning back to the Cruiserweight Title Tournament, where Scott got a win over Escobar who eventually won the tournament and the title.

This is the fourth official title match for TakeOver: 31 at the NXT Arena at Full Sail University on October 4.

The NXT Championship, NXT Women’s Championship, and the North American Title are also set to be defended during the event, while a singles match has also been announced between Kushida and the Velveteen Dream.