The quarterfinals continue next week
Next week on WWE 205 Live, The Road to WrestleMania continues as the second set of matches in the quarterfinals of the WWE Cruiserweight Championship Tournament get underway.
Mustafa Ali will square off against NXT Superstar Buddy Murphy in a battle of sheer willpower and determination from both competitors. The incredibly agile Mustafa Ali believes it is his time to carry the WWE Cruiserweight division as champion. During a hard-hitting battle with Gentleman Jack Gallagher, Ali displayed incredible resilience and the spirit of a champion, persevering through his opponent’s offensive onslaught to claim an incredible victory.
Training harder than ever and seizing the opportunity for a potential WrestleMania moment, former NXT Tag Team Champion Buddy Murphy made weight and entered the tournament, battling Ariya Daivari in the first round. Victorious, Murphy advanced to the quarterfinals, set to battle Ali.
Plus, Drew Gulak will face Mark Andrews in next week’s quarterfinals showdown. Facing former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Akira Tozawa in the tournament’s first round, Andrews shocked the WWE Universe by defeating The Stamina Monster to advance to the quarterfinals. The Welsh Superstar will face a newly-aggressive Gulak, who laid waste to his friend and frequent tag team partner Tony Nese in the first round. Will Andrews’ high-fiving and skydiving attitude be enough to stop Gulak’s rage?
Don’t miss the next quarterfinal contests in the WWE Cruiserweight Championship Tournament, next week on WWE 205 Live.