The second annual Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic begins on tonight’s edition of NXT. The tournament consists of sixteen teams and will take place over the next seven weeks, with the finals taking place at NXT TakeOver: Toronto on November 19.
WWE.com unveiled the bracket for this year’s tournament which reveals some interesting first round match-ups as well as interesting bracket placement of certain teams. Here’s what the official bracket looks like.
For those who might not be able to read the match-ups well from the picture, here they are again listed below.
TM-61 vs. Tino Sabbatelli & Riddick Moss
Team Aries (Austin Aries & a mystery partner) vs. Niko Bogojevic & Tucker Knight
Hideo Itami & Kota Ibushi vs. Lince Dorado & Mustafa Ali
Tye Dillinger & Bobby Roode vs. Sanity
The Authors of Pain vs. The Bollywood Boyz
No Way Jose & Rich Swann vs. Tony Nese & Drew Gulak
NXT Tag Team Champions The Revival vs. Andrade “Cien” Almas & Cedric Alexander
Johnny Gargano & Tommaso Ciampa vs. Bin Wang & HoHo Lun
Picture used above is courtesy of WWE.com.