Triple H tweeted the following to congratulate new WWE NXT Tag Team Champions Marcel Barthel and Fabian Aichner on their big win over Matt Riddle and Timothy Thatcher last night.
He wrote, “Congratulations to the NEW #WWENXT champions! #Imperium #TagTeamTitles”
NXT UK Champion WALTER also commented on the win, writing, “Teamkampf Weltmeister!”
Imperium member Alexander Wolfe, who like WALTER is stuck overseas due to COVID-19, congratulated his partners on the win as well.
Wolfe wrote, “Hard work pays off especially for those who respect the mat. Congratulations to @FabianAichner & @Marcel_B_WWE! Well deserved. #AndNew #NXTTagTeamChampions #IMPERIUM #TheMatIsSacred #WWE #NXT”
The wXw promotion in Germany also congratulated their former roster members, writing, “Congratulations to former wXw Unified World Wrestling Champion @Marcel_B_WWE & @FabianAichner”
Barthel and Aichner defeated Riddle and his temporary partner Thatcher on last night’s NXT episode, after Thatcher walked out following issues with Riddle. Thatcher then defeated Riddle in the main event.
You can see the related tweets below:
Teamkampf Weltmeister! pic.twitter.com/SkFh8gjIty
— WALTER (@WalterAUT) May 14, 2020
— Triple H (@TripleH) May 14, 2020
Hard work pays off especially for those who respect the mat.
Congratulations to @FabianAichner & @Marcel_B_WWE! Well deserved. #AndNew #NXTTagTeamChampions#IMPERIUM #TheMatIsSacred #WWE #NXT https://t.co/2azjmCd9pL
— Alexander Wolf[e] (@TheWWEWolfe) May 14, 2020
— wXw Germany (@wXwGermany) May 14, 2020