WWE UK Championship Tournament First Round Matches Announced

Even if the bracket will not be revealed until next week, here are the first-round matches of the second WWE United Kingdom Championship tournament.

* Drew Gulak vs. Jack Gallagher
* Ashton Smith vs. Joseph Conners
* Flash Morgan Webster vs. James Drake
* Kenny Williams vs. Dave Mastiff
* El Ligero vs. Travis Banks
* Zack Gibson vs. Amir Jordan
* Tucker vs. Joe Coffey
* Jordan Devlin vs. Tyson T-Bone

Even if the match between Drew Gulak and Jack Gallagher match was recorded during last set of NXT tapings at Full Sail University earlier this month, and should air later this month or in early June during a NXT weekly episode on WWE Network, the rest of the matches will take place at the UK Download festival during NXT live events from June 8 to 10.

The 8 winners of first-round matches will advance to the quarterfinals on June 18, at Royal Albert Hall in London at the WWE UK Title tournament event. The winner of the tournament will receive a title match against current WWE UK Champion Pete Dunne the following night in the same Royal Albert Hall.