Pete Dunne challenges Tony D’Angelo to a steel cage match
Tensions between Pete Dunne and Tony D’Angelo have been building for months, and their feud will culminate in a gun-toting steel cage match on Vengeance Day!
Pete Dunne and Tony D’Angelo have been at odds since the first showdown at NXT: WarGames in December. The former NXT UK champion won his first singles fight later that month, but D’Angelo attacked him after the match, leading to a Crowbar on a Pole match on January 11.
The Bruiserweight was left with a broken crowbar on his face, and the following week Tony D’Angelo held a memorial service for his fallen opponent, believing Dunne to be gone for good. However, the former NXT Tag Team Champion was not done with his nemesis and attacked during D’Angelo’s match against Cameron Grimes the following week, costing him both the match and a shot at the championship. North American NXT.
On the most recent episode of NXT 2.0, Pete Dunne reveled in the attack and said their feud had to end where it started: inside a steel cage. Not only that, he requested that there be weapons attached to the cage, making it a steel cage match since the crowbars played such a big part in the feud. Their match will take place at Vengeance Day on February 15.
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Elsewhere on Revenge Day, Carmelo Hayes will face Cameron Grimes for the North American Championship, and the team of Perisa Pirotta and Indi Hartwell will challenge Toxic Attraction for a shot at the NXT Women’s Tag Team Championships. The show will also feature the finals of the men’s Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.