NXT Takeover: New Orleans will take place on April 7, 2018, at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Its set to be a major event for the NXT brand with 5 matches announced and one of them to determine the first ever NXT North American Champion.
Today on Twitter, Triple H unveiled the new belt which is a throwback in terms of style and design.
6 men. 1 chance to make history.— Triple H (@TripleH) April 3, 2018
Who will be the first @WWENXT North American Champion?#NXTTakeover: New Orleans is LIVE this Saturday ONLY on @WWENetwork.
The belt will be awarded to one of the competitors in the 6-man ladder match on Saturday night that which will feature Killian Dane vs. Lars Sullivan vs. Adam Cole vs. Velveteen Dream vs. EC3 vs. Ricochet.