- As seen on this week’s episode of RAW, Cesaro & Sheamus won a Tag Team Turmoil match over Enzo Amore & Big Cass, Heath Slater & Rhyno, Goldust & R-Truth and Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson to become new #1 contenders to RAW Tag Team Championships, which are currently held by The Hardy Boyz. No word yet on when The Hardy Boyz will defend the championships against Cesaro and Sheamus, but it's likely the championship match will take place at the June 4th WWE Extreme Rules pay-per-view from Baltimore.
- ESPN.com‘s Andrew Feldman has a new article looking at the development of two NXT wrestlers, Otis Dozovic and Aleister Black. During the article, NXT General Manager William Regal praised Dozovic, who signed with WWE in 2016. Currently, Dozovic is in a tag team with Tucker Knight. They go by the name Heavy Machinery.
“We got him to the Performance Center, and he was everything you could ever wish for. He’s got a great look, he’s an incredible athlete, and he’s just bursting with charisma. He doesn’t have to put any of it on, it’s just the way he is. When you find somebody that everything they do is just naturally good, it’s a winner straight away.”
- As noted, Tyler Bate will defend the WWE UK Championship against Pete Dunne at NXT Takeover: Chicago on May 20th. Bate tweeted out the following to hype the upcoming match: