Denzel Dejournette was set to make his NXT TV debut against Kushida.
Imperium's Alexander Wolfe, Fabian Aichner and Marcel Barthel arrived on the scene and had other plans.
Imperium decimated Dejournette and showcased the might that they've used to lord over NXT UK.
Imperium was soon joined by its leader, WWE U.K. Champion WALTER.
WALTER made Imperium's intentions clear, promising punishment for anyone who "disrespected the traditions" of their sport.
An incensed Kushida made his way to the ring and declared his frustration with having his match ruined by Imperium.
Despite a numbers disadvantage, Kushida evaded the attacks of Wolfe, Aichner and Barthel.
WALTER got the better of Kushida initially, using his size to overpower him.
WALTER did not emerge unscathed, eating a high-impact kick from Kushida.
Kushida wisely exited the scene after stunning WALTER, having proven he wouldn't back down from Imperium.
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