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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

NXT

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...

NXT to visit Japan before heading Down Under in December

Shinsuke Nakamura

The NXT tour in Australia and New Zealand got extended by a day as the crew will make a stop-over in Japan for one night only before heading Down Under. Japan will get its first NXT live event on December 3 in Osaka at the Edion Arena, a smart move considering the two champions – Asuka and Shinsuke Nakamura – are from the Land of the...

NXT Takeover: Toronto announced for November 19

NXT

The next NXT Takeover will be held in Toronto, Canada the day before the Survivor Series. The announcement was made by Triple H today on Twitter. NXT Takeover: Toronto drops on November 19 at the Air Canada Centre, the same place where Survivor Series is being held. Just like the SummerSlam weekend where WWE booked the Barclays Center for three...

Shawn Michaels at NXT television tapings

Shawn Michaels

WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels was helping out at the NXT television tapings yesterday, his first taping since he became a coach at the WWE Performance Center. HBK moved with his family, at least temporarily, to Orlando to teach a class at the Performance Center, believed to be the class of the final stage before the call-up to the main roster...

Bayley says goodbye to NXT

Bayley

Former NXT Women’s champion Bayley posted a heartfelt goodbye message to NXT after her permanent call-up to the main roster came on Monday, just 48 hours after losing her NXT Women’s title rematch against Asuka. Bayley wrote on her Instagram that she went to the WWE Performance Center to clean out her locker after four years there. “NXT is...

Dates for NXT tour in New Zealand and Australia announced

NXT

It’s going to be a very busy December for NXT stars as an 11-day tour in New Zealand and Australia was announced last night during NXT Takeover. There will be two shows in New Zealand and six in Australia starting December 5 all the way through December 15. Tour kicks off on Monday, December 5 in Auckland at The Trusts Arena and then the final...

Japan’s Superstars rule NXT

Shinsuke Nakamura

For the first time in United States professional wrestling history, two Japanese Superstars hold the top two titles of a brand, with Shinsuke Nakamura winning the NXT title and Asuka retaining the NXT Women’s title by the end of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. Nakamura, still undefeated in NXT, joined WWE in late February of this year after wrapping...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II report

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

Welcome to Wrestling-Online.com’s coverage of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. Last year, this very event pretty much rocked the house with a fantastic card and match of the year contender featuring Sasha Banks vs Bayley. Will this year be the same? Renee Young anchored the NXT Takeover pre-show panel along with Lita and Mauro Ranallo. Both Lita...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II live on WWE Network tonight

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

Live tonight from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II exclusively on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT title; Asuka vs Bayley for the NXT Women’s title; The Revival vs Johnny Gargano and Tommasi Ciampa for the NXT Tag Team titles; Bobby Roode vs...

Ember Moon debuts on NXT television tonight

Ember Moon

Another NXT Takeover and yet another debut. Adrienne Reese, who has wrestled on the indie circuit as Athena, will make her NXT television debut tonight in Brooklyn under the name Ember Moon. The 27-year-old Texas native will be wrestling Billie Kay in her first televised match. She has been signed to a WWE deal since September 2015 and has been...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II card takes shape

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

The NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II card took shape during last night’s NXT television show on the WWE Network and now there are five matches set for the much-anticipated show which takes place from the Barclays Center the night before SummerSlam. Three new matches were announced last night, including an NXT Tag Team title match featuring the champs...

Bobby Roode and Hideo Itami return on NXT TV tonight

Bobby Roode

Former TNA champion Bobby Roode will make his first proper NXT televised appearance during tonight’s episode on the WWE Network. Roode made his first appearance at NXT Takeover: Dallas and then joined the NXT crew for the tour in the United Kingdom. At NXT Takeover: The End he made another appearance, walking in William Regal’s office. Also...

NXT says goodbye to Carmella, Rawley, Jax, and Balor in Houston

Finn Balor

Carmella, Mojo Rawley, Nia Jax, and Finn Balor had their final NXT non-televised live event yesterday in Houston, Texas in front of a packed crowd at the Revention Music Center. All four, along with Alexa Bliss and American Alpha, were drafted to the main roster. In their final matches, Rawley defeated Buddy Murphy, Carmella teamed up with her...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II gets a main event

NXT Takeover Brooklyn

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II got a massive main event last night during NXT as William Regal announced that Samoa Joe will be defending the NXT title against Shinsuke Nakamura. This will be the first title shot for the charismatic and super popular Japanese sensation and with Samoa Joe expected to be called up to the main roster soon it would not be...

The NXT 6 moving up to the main roster

Finn Balor

Six NXT Superstars will be saying goodbye to the WWE Performance Center and Orlando and hello to long travel days and life on the main roster. One of the biggest pops of the night came when Mick Foley announced the name of Finn Balor who was drafted to Raw. Balor has been part of NXT since 2014 and had his last NXT televised match against Shinsuke...

Fans get a special moment at NXT live event in Louisville

Finn Balor

The folks at NXT have fun at every city they go to and the atmosphere around these NXT live events are certainly very different from the Raw and Smackdown tours. Yesterday in a non-televised NXT event in Louisville, Kentucky the stars of NXT did just that – have fun. The show was main evented by a massive five on five match featuring Finn...