With just 3 days to go for NXT TakeOver: New Orleans, WWE unveiled the title belt for the new NXT North American Championship. The COO of WWE, Triple H debuted the title which features a red strap, gold side plates with NXT logo and a gold plate with the countries of North America at the centre.
The inaugural NXT North American Championship will have its first-ever victor in a Ladder Match at takeover: New Orleans with EC3, Velveteen Dream, Killian Dain, Ricochet, Lars Sullivan and Adam Cole vying for the title. The winner of the NXT North American Championship will defend his first at WrestleMania Axxess the following morning after TakeOver. The Champ will take on the winner of an invitational tournament that is scheduled for the first three days of Axxess.
NXT TakeOver: New Orleans will air live from the Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States on April 7, 2018.