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NXT to tour Texas in September

NXT

The NXT tour will continue around the United States with the state of Texas the next in line for some live NXT action. NXT will perform three live events on three separate days starting on Thursday, September 17 at the Bayou Music Center in Houston. On Friday, the show moves to the Austin Music Hall in Austin, and then on Saturday it’s off to...

Dasha Fuentes joins NXT’s broadcast team

Dasha Fuentes

WWE has announced that Dasha Fuentes has joined the NXT broadcast team and will be conducting backstage interviews during the shows on the WWE Network. Fuentes, a native of Orlando, has been part of the WWE Performance Center since May of 2014 and joined to become a WWE Diva. A knee injury last Summer sidelined her but WWE took care of her and...

Liger coming to NXT Takeover at request of William Regal

William Regal

In a post on Twitter, William Regal said that people are over-analyzing the arrival of Jushin “Thunder” Liger at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn because the fact is that there is no back story and it was just a favor he cashed in. “Sometimes just being around enough you can call a friend. It really is as simple as me making a call to a friend...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn sells out in few minutes on Ticketmaster

NXT Brooklyn

Tickets for NXT Takeover: Brooklyn vanished in under two minutes after going on sale to the general public at Noon. Searches for any kind of ticket for the event on Ticketmaster.com returns zero results. The pre-sale a few days ago also sold out pretty quickly. WWE will not be using the full Barclays Center for NXT Takeover but judging from the...

Jushin “Thunder” Liger coming to NXT: Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

It was announced yesterday night at NXT that popular Japanese wrestler Justin “Thunder” Liger will be appearing at the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn event on the eve of SummerSlam, live from the Barclays Center on the WWE Network. “Running out of reasons not to get a ticket…. #FutureIsNow,” wrote Triple H on his Twitter after the...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale on now

NXT Brooklyn

The NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale kicked off today on Ticketmaster.com with fans able to purchase tickets for the show on the eve of SummerSlam before they go on sale to the general public. If you are interested in going to the show, you can head over to Ticketmaster.com and use either TAKEOVER or PIXWWE as the pre-sale code to unlock...

Balor vs Owens to headline NXT Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

The main event for the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn live show on the WWE Network on the eve of SummerSlam will feature NXT champion Finn Balor defending the title against former champion Kevin Owens. The announcement was made by William Regal, the on-screen NXT general manager during the WWE/Mattel panel at the San Diego Comic Con yesterday. NXT was...

NXT Takeover moving to Brooklyn during SummerSlam weekend

NXT Brooklyn

The upcoming NXT Takeover special will move away from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, for the first time this August as the show will be part of the SummerSlam weekend in New York. NXT Takeover will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on August 22, the night before SummerSlam. This will be the first time that WWE...

Triple H and NXT talent honor Dusty at start of NXT tapings

Triple H

Last night at the start of the NXT tapings, Triple H along with everyone at NXT came out on stage to honor Dusty Rhodes who passed away at age 69 last week. A very emotional Triple H spoke about how they lost a family member and how Dusty called everyone on stage his NXT kids. He said these were his family, his lifeblood, and gave everything he...

NXT at the Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky

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WWE’s NXT will be represented at the Louder Than Life festival in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 3 and 4, 2015. The festival will play host to several in-ring matches featuring Finn Balor, Sasha Banks, Blake & Murphy, Enzo Amore & Colin Cassady, Becky Lynch, Bayley, Baron Corbin, Tyler Breeze, The Vaudevillains and more! In addition to...

NXT talent and crowd honor Dusty at Pittsburgh live event

NXT

NXT had the start of their 3 day road trip yesterday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the NXT talent joined the crowd in honoring Dusty Rhodes. The NXT champion Kevin Owens put polka dots on KO t-shirt as a tribute to the American Dream while Enzo Amore had Hard Times written on the sleeve of his arms, referencing the famous promo by Dusty during...

Samoa Joe makes NXT wrestling debut tonight

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe will make his NXT wrestling debut on tonight’s episode which airs on the WWE Network. Joe will be in the main event wrestling Scott Dawson with Kevin Owens on commentary. This was taped the day after the NXT Takeover: Unstoppable WWE Network special which was Joe’s NXT debut. The former TNA champion will wrestle for the last time for...

NXT coming to the Energy Aftershock Festival in Sacramento

NXT

NXT is coming to Sacramento, California, this October as WWE will be hosting shows during the Energy Aftershock Festival. This will be the first time that Aftershock will feature live in-ring matches with NXT taking center stage. The dates will be October 24 and 25 at Gibson Ranch with pre-sale kicking off tomorrow, May 27, at 10AM PST at...

Samoa Joe wrestles at NXT tapings

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe made his NXT wrestling debut during the NXT television tapings yesterday at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. NXT taped a month worth of television tapings in one day and Joe’s first match will be airing on the June 10 episode, which was the third episode filmed on the day. He will also be wrestling on the June 17...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable results

Kevin Owens

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: Unstoppable WWE Network special which took place at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Finn Balor defeated Tyler Breeze to become the number one contender for the NXT title; Bayley and Charlotte defeated Dana Brooke and Emma;    Baron Corbin defeated Rhyno; Blake and Murphy...

Samoa Joe makes his NXT debut at Takeover: Unstoppable

Samoa Joe

Former TNA World champion Samoa Joe made his long-anticipated debut in NXT last night during the final moments of NXT Takeover: Unstoppable. Joe came out after Kevin Owens destroyed Sami Zayn and then attacked William Regal after the main event was over. The two faced off as the crowd went bananas however the NXT champion backed off and avoided...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable live on the WWE Network tonight

NXT

Live from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Unstoppable, tonight on the WWE Network starting at 8PM EST. The full card is as follows: Kevin Owens vs Sami Zayn for the NXT title; Sasha Banks vs Becky Lynch for the NXT Women’s title; Blake and Murphy vs Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady for the NXT Tag Team...