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Joe vs Nakamura from Osaka to air on Wednesday on NXT TV

Shinsuke Nakamura

The NXT title match between Samoa Joe and Shinsuke Nakamura which was held earlier today in Osaka, Japan will air this coming Wednesday on NXT on the WWE Network. WWE did not really keep the win as a surprise and splashed the news all over their social media, app notifications, and WWE.COM as well. Many questioned the decision of Nakamura losing...

Major spoilers from NXT live event in Osaka, Japan

NXT

NXT just wrapped up its live event in Osaka, Japan with cameras filming the event for inclusion in upcoming NXT TV episodes. Perhaps the biggest surprise, although somewhat expected by many people, is that Shinsuke Nakamura has regained the NXT title from Samoa Joe in the main event of the show. Nakamura, who is one of the most over stars in...

NXT tours Japan and Australia starting this week

Shinsuke Nakamura

The NXT stars and crew will be heading to Japan and Australia today to kick off their tour. There will be six events held over a period of ten days, with one event in Japan and five in Australia. There was supposed to be a stop in New Zealand as well but those events were canceled. The tour starts on Saturday, December 3 at the Edion Arena in...

NXT Takeover: San Antonio pre-sale kicks off today

NXT

The pre-sale for NXT Takeover: San Antonio kicks off this morning at 10 AM CST and will end at 10PM CST tonight on Ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices range from $20 to $105 plus additional fees. The code needed to unlock the pre-sale is NXTLIVE. (Thanks to @TheMagnumDA for the code). The general sale then kicks off tomorrow, December 2 at 10AM CST...

NXT Takeover announced for San Antonio during Rumble weekend

NXT

Triple H announced on his Twitter that the next NXT Takeover will be in San Antonio, Texas on the eve of the Royal Rumble. The Takeover shows will be joining the big four pay-per-view schedule and they will all take place in the same arena as the PPV (non-stadium shows), Raw and Smackdown during that weekend. There’s usually a Takeover show in...

NXT Takeover: Toronto results

NXT Takeover Toronto

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: Toronto which took place from the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada. Bobby Roode defeated Tye Dillinger; The Authors of Pain defeated TM-61 in the finals of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic; Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa defeated The Revival in a 2-out-of-3 falls match to become...

NXT Takeover: Toronto live on WWE Network tonight

NXT Takeover Toronto

Live tonight from the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Toronto only on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Shinsuke Nakamura vs Samoa Joe for the NXT title; Asuka vs Mickie James for the NXT Women’s title; The Revival vs Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa in a 2 out of 3 falls for the NXT Tag Team titles;...

NXT Takeover: Toronto preview

NXT Takeover Toronto

In what’s fast becoming a tradition, the night before a big-four PPV sees NXT act as the warm-up, with Toronto playing host to the latest Takeover special. For whatever reason, this show has very little buzz going into it, amid claims of slow ticket sales, perhaps spurred on by a TV product that has been padded out by a tag team tournament that...

Roderick Strong signs with WWE, debuts in NXT

Roderick Strong

NXT just got stronger as Triple H yesterday publicly announced the signing of former ROH champion Roderick Strong to NXT. Triple H posted a photo of him shaking hands with a comment that reads, “When opportunity calls…answer the phone.” The 33-year-old 16-year veteran has been on the independent circuit for most of his career...

Mickie James to wrestle Asuka at NXT Takeover: Toronto

Mickie James

Former WWE Divas champion Mickie James is returning to WWE – or actually, NXT – and will be facing Asuka for the NXT Women’s title at NXT Takeover: Toronto in November. The match was set up during last night’s NXT tapings and WWE even spoiled her return on an Instagram post. James was last seen on WWE television in 2010 after...

Samoa Joe gets NXT title rematch at NXT Takeover: Toronto

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe will get his NXT title rematch at the upcoming NXT Takeover: Toronto in November, three months after losing it at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. The match was announced by NXT General Manager William Regal after Shinsuke Nakamura made his return on NXT TV on last night’s episode. The current NXT champion was out for a few weeks thanks to...

14 out of 16 teams announced for the Dusty Tag Team Classic

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic

WWE announced an additional four tag teams that will be part of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament, making it now 14 out of 16 teams announced. The newest teams are HoHo Lun & Bin Wang, No Way Jose and Rich Swann, Lince Dorado and Mustafa Ali, and Team Aries, consisting of Austin Aries and a mystery partner. The tournament will take...

Four more teams announced for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic

Four more tag teams were announced for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic which will take place during the next few weeks on NXT television and at NXT non-televised live events. The four new teams are The Authors of Pain, TM-61, Niko Bogojevic and Tucker Knight, and The Bollywood Boyz. These teams join the already-announced six from earlier this...

6 participants in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic revealed

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic

The first six teams which will be taking part in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament were revealed on WWE.COM. In total 16 teams will be participating in the second annual of this tournament and matches will take place during NXT television and non-televised live events. The six tag teams announced so far are Hideo Itami and Kota Ibushi...

Pre-sale code for NXT Takeover: Toronto

NXT Takeover Toronto

The pre-sale for NXT Takeover: Toronto went on sale this morning at Ticketmaster.ca and tickets are expected to sell out quickly. WWE will be making use of the whole Air Canada Center for this WWE Network live event with tickets available for $25, $35, $45, $55, $75, $95, and $125 (Canadian Dollars). The pre-sale code required to unlock the...

Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic returning on NXT TV

Dusty Rhodes

The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic is returning to NXT television and started at last night’s tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. The tournament was created last year to honor the late, great WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes, who passed away a few months earlier. NXT kicked off a 16-tag tournament and the matches were taped...

California gets 5-day NXT tour in October

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The state of California will be getting its own NXT mini-tour in October, starting on the 26th. The tour starts in Fresno at the Selland Arena, before heading to the Memorial Auditorium in Sacramento on Thursday, October 27. San Jose is next on the tour with a show at the San Jose State University Event Center on Friday, October 28 and then on...