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NXT Takeover: Las Vegas
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Official poster for Takeover: Las Vegas
Tagline: "NXT hits the jackpot in Vegas"
Theme(s): "Judas" by Fozzy
Information
Promotion WWE
Brand(s) NXT
Date June 7, 2017
Venue T-Mobile Arena
City Las Vegas, Nevada
Pay-per-view chronology
Takeover: New Orleans NXT Takeover: Las Vegas
NXT Takeover: Las Vegas chronology
NXT Takeover: Las Vegas

NXT Takeover: Las Vegas is a professional wrestling event produced by WWE, featuring their developmental branch WWE NXT, that will take place on June 7, 2017 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

It is a special episode of WWE NXT and the sixth live professional wrestling event streamed online via the WWE Network. It is the first live special to take place in the Vegas area and the third to take place outside of Full Sail University.

Background[]

NXT Takeover: Las Vegas will feature professional wrestling matches involving different wrestlers from pre-existing scripted feuds and storylines that played out on the WWE NXT television program. Wrestlers portrayed faces (heroes) or heels (villains) as they followed a series of events that built tension and culminated in a match or a series of matches.

At NXT Takeover: New Orleans, Ashton Monroe defeated Mason Wolfe to win the NXT Championship and become the first-ever two time NXT Champion. On the May 3, 2017 episode of NXT after Wolfe defeated Monroe to regain the NXT Championship before William Regal came out and revealed that he had a change of heart and that Wolfe was not the new champion and instead vacated the NXT Championship before announcing a Fatal Four Way Elimination Match at NXT Takeover: Las Vegas to take place on June 7 for the NXT Championship featuring Wolfe, Monroe, Zack Ryder and Luke Harper.

No. Matches Stipulations
1 Ashton Monroe vs. Mason Wolfe vs. Zack Ryder vs. Luke Harper Fatal Four Way Elimination match for the NXT Championship
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match
P – indicates the match will take place on the pre-show
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