Men’s and women’s Dusty Classic tournaments to begin in the coming weeks.
Following the opening match of NXT New Year’s Evil, the return of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament[s] was announced. The men’s and women’s tournaments will be kicking off in the coming weeks. The men’s tourney begins on January 18th and the women’s tournament kicks off in February.
— WWE on FOX (@WWEonFOX) January 5, 2022
The winners of the 2021 Dusty Classic for the men’s bracket were former NXT Tag Team Champions MSK (Wes Lee & Nash Carter). Emerging victorious from the women’s bracket were Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez and they were awarded with NXT Women’s Tag Team Championships.