For the primary time in additional than 300 days, the WWE Cruiserweight division has one, and just one, incontrovertible champion.
Santos Escobar defeated Jordan Devlin in a Ladder Match this night to kick off NXT TakeOver: Stand & Ship Evening Two on the Capitol Wrestling Heart, within the course of turning into the brand new Undisputed NXT Cruiserweight Champion.
It was introduced in Might 2020 that Jordan Devlin could be unable to defend the title within the U.S. for an indeterminate period of time because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Shortly after Santos Escobar, nonetheless wrestling as El Hijo del Fantasma on the time, gained an eight-man event to turn out to be Interim NXT Cruiserweight Championship, concurrently unmasking and debuting his new secure Legado del Fantasma.
Each stars went on to defend their respective titles on totally different continents on each the NXT and NXT UK manufacturers into 2021, with Devlin returning to the U.S. in March to put declare to the title as the only, undisputed champion.