Good news for fans of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic, since the classic is returning to WWE television! During an NXT taping, officials revealed the classic tag team match would take place once again.
What Is the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic?
The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic is a tag team tournament, held exclusively under the NXT brand once every few years. As the name of the tournament suggests, the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic is named after the American Dream Dusty Rhodes, an American professional wrestling legend who died in 2015.
Previous Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournaments
The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic has been held on the NXT brand two times in the past. Once in 2015, where Samoa Joe and Finn Balor took the prestigious title, and once in 2016, where the Authors of Pain earned the win.
The 2018 Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournament
Here’s the official bracket. The winner will face the Undisputed era at NXT Takeover: New Orleans
I’m extremely excited about the return of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic. However, I hope the WWE advertise the event accordingly, so the athletes who enter the competition get the exposure they deserve.
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