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By Paul Jordan on 4/11/2019 10:16 AM

WWE announced the following:

As Austin Theory continues to prove his status as EVOLVE Champion, NXT’s Raul Mendoza has risen to the challenge. At EVOLVE 126, Mendoza will take on Theory for the EVOLVE Championship. The showdown takes place this Saturday, April 13, at The Orpheum in Ybor City, Fla.

In addition to Mendoza, fellow NXT Superstars like Angelo Dawkins of The Street Profits, Shane Thorne, Lacey Lane, and Adrian Jaoude will also be in the mix. EVOLVE fans will also experience a special live performance from the black-and-gold brand’s rocker, Eric Bugenhagen.

Check out the full lineup for EVOLVE 126 below.

EVOLVE Championship Match: Austin Theory (c) vs. Raul Mendoza

WWN Championship Match: JD Drake (c) vs. Shane Strickland

Falls Count Anywhere Match: Angelo Dawkins of The Street Profits vs. Eddie Kingston of The Unwanted

Only in EVOLVE Match #1 - Shane Thorne vs. Curt Stallion

Only in EVOLVE Match #2 - Lacey Lane vs. Brandi Lauren

Teacher vs. Student: AR Fox vs. Adrian Alanis

EVOLVE 125 Rematch: Adrian Jaoude vs. Harlem Bravado

Special Attraction Match: Anthony Henry vs. Leon Ruff

Eric Bugenhagen with a special live performance!

Tickets for EVOLVE 126 are available now at, where fans can receive 50 percent off general admission tickets by using the code NXT. For more details on EVOLVE, head to