During tonight’s installment of NXT on USA Network, it was announced that the Breakout Tournament is returning.
The tournament was announced to be officially starting in two weeks. Those in attendance were informed of the announcement prior to NXT going live. It will kick off on July 13th.
Who will be next to BREAK OUT? 💥
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) June 30, 2021
The first NXT Breakout Tournament took place in 2019 and consisted of Dexter Lumis, current North American Champion Bronson Reed, Isaiah “Swerve” Scott, Cameron Grimes, Angel Garza, Joaquin Wilde, ACH and Boa.
ACH, the former “Jordan Myles” was the winner of the tournament and he went to challenge Adam Cole for the NXT Championship.