NXT/UFC: UFC APEX to host NXT Battleground on June 9

Posted on 4/22/124 by Colin Vassallo

WWE and UFC today announced that NXT Battleground will take
place from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas on Sunday, June 9.

This marks the first-ever WWE event to be hosted at the
state-of-the-art, 130,000-square foot event and production
facility, which is home to UFC Fight Night events, Dana
White’s Contender Series and more.

“We are always exploring new frontiers to showcase NXT and
we are excited to bring Battleground to this world-class
event and production facility in partnership with UFC,” said
WWE Senior Vice President of Talent Development Creative
Shawn Michaels.

Limited NXT Battleground Priority Passes will soon be
available through exclusive partner On Location, giving fans
the chance to be ringside for every exhilarating moment,
including premium seating, all-inclusive pre-show
hospitality with WWE Superstar appearances, ringside photo
opportunities, and much more. Starting today, fans can place
a deposit to secure access ahead of the general public, as
well as register for exclusive pre-sale opportunities. To
learn more or to place a deposit, please visit

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