The following teams and first round matchups have been confirmed for the 3rd Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic on NXT.
The competitors were revealed during the past two nights of TV tapings at Center Stage in Atlanta; three first round matchups took place on the card, with a final match yet to take place:
The Forgotten Sons vs Team TBA
– The Forgotten Sons are Wesley Blake and Steve Cutler under a new name; they were the first team to declare entry into the tournament.
Authors of Pain defeated The Mighty (formerly TM61)
Street Profits defeated Heavy Machinery
Sanity defeated Tino Sabbatelli & Riddick Moss