Ilja Dragunov returns to WWE NXT, targets JD McDonagh

For the first time since being taken out by JD McDonagh in 2022, Ilja Dragunov is back in NXT

The former NXT UK Champion is back. 

In the fall of 2022, J.D. McDonagh took out former NXT UK Champion Ilja Dragunov

During the second hour of NXT on USA Network on 2/7, Dragunov made his return to the brand and targeted McDonagh. J.D. was in a match with Carmelo Hayes and the appearance from Dragunov resulted in a loss for McDonagh. 

Following tonight’s NXT, the Poisonrana Podcast crew is going to be live on the POST Wrestling YouTube channel with a review of the show.

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