The tournament to crown the first-ever WWE United Kingdom Champion kicks off today in Blackpool, England. The WWE Network broadcast will begin at 3pm EST and we will have coverage here on the site.

Matches announced for the first round of the tournament are:

Tyler Bate vs. Tucker
Jordan Devlin vs. Danny Burch
Trent Seven vs. HC Dyer
Wolfgang vs. Tyson T-Bone

Mark Andrews vs. Dan Moloney
James Drake vs. Joseph Conners
Pete Dunne vs. Roy Johnson
Saxon Huxley vs. Sam Gradwell

Make sure to join us this afternoon and Sunday for our live coverage of the U.K. Championship tournament.

Above and below are videos with Trent Seven, Roy Johnson and Mark Andrews talking to Charly Caruso about the tournament:

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