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WWE reveals lineup for EVOLVE's 10th Anniversary Celebration


Ahead of the show airing on the WWE Network later this month, the card has been revealed for EVOLVE's 10th Anniversary Celebration.

The card was announced by today, with six matches being added to the two that had already been confirmed. NXT Champion Adam Cole will defend his title against Akira Tozawa, and Matt Riddle will face off with Drew Gulak.

There will be a "winner-take-all match" as EVOLVE Champion Austin Theory faces WWN Champion JD Drake. The EVOLVE Tag Team titles will also be on the line, with Eddie Kingston & Joe Gacy defending against AR Fox & Leon Ruff.

The EVOLVE/Dragon Gate USA anniversary event will be the first non-WWE wrestling show to air live on the WWE Network. It's taking place at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Saturday, July 13 and will go head-to-head with AEW Fight for the Fallen.

WWE's Extreme Rules pay-per-view is being held at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on July 14.

The full lineup for EVOLVE's 10th Anniversary Celebration is listed below: 

  • NXT Champion Adam Cole defending against Akira Tozawa
  • EVOLVE Champion Austin Theory vs. WWN Champion JD Drake in a winner-take-all match
  • EVOLVE Tag Team Champions Eddie Kingston & Joe Gacy defending against AR Fox & Leon Ruff (w/ Ayla Fox and The Skulk)
  • Matt Riddle vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Drew Gulak in a non-title match
  • Anthony Henry vs. Arturo Ruas
  • Babatunde vs. Colby Corino
  • Curt Stallion vs. Sean Maluta vs. Stephen Wolf vs. Harlem Bravado in a fatal four-way match
  • Josh Briggs vs. Anthony Greene (w/ Brandi Lauren)