Gibson and Drake introduced that they had been again in NXT and can quickly be acknowledged because the #1 tag crew on the model.
The Grizzled Younger Vets joined the primary NXT model earlier this 12 months however plans had been placed on maintain because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They attacked Raul Mendoza and Joaquin Wilde in the course of the February 19 NXT episode, and lower the same promo on how they had been coming for the NXT Tag Workforce Titles. In addition they labored the 2020 Dusty Rhodes Tag Workforce Traditional, defeating Kushida and Alex Shelley within the quarterfinals, and The Undisputed Period within the semifinals. They then misplaced to Pete Dunne and Riddle within the finals.
Drake and Gibson grew to become the inaugural NXT UK Tag Workforce Champions in January 2019 after successful a match to crown the first-ever champions for that model. They held the titles for 230 days earlier than shedding them to Flash Morgan Webster and Mark Andrews at “Takeover: Cardiff” in August 2019. They haven’t labored the NXT UK model since January of this 12 months.
Keep tuned for extra on The Grizzled Younger Vets working NXT. Under are just a few pictures from tonight’s return on the Capitol Wrestling Heart:
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) November 26, 2020
Hey, WE know these guys! I’m SO EXCITED Grizzled Younger Veterans are again in #WWENXT.
And, similar to that, we now have some recent faces in a depleted tag crew division! pic.twitter.com/Ig4qbKF7Cj
— Peyton Wesner (@pcwesner) November 26, 2020