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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...

Hideo Itami returns to action at non-televised NXT live event

Hideo Itami

Hideo Itami, the NXT Superstar formerly known as KENTA, made his long-awaited return at a non-televised NXT live event in Winter Haven, Florida yesterday. Itami teamed up with the TM61 tag team to take on Wesley Blake, Tino Sabbatelli, and Samoa Joe, and the babyface trio got the win with Itami getting the pinfall. Itami has been out of action...

NXT regulars perform at WWE non-televised live event in Orlando

Samoa Joe

6 NXT regulars participated in the non-televised live WWE event in Orlando yesterday at the Amway Center, a smart idea considering Orlando is the home of NXT. NXT champion Samoa Joe teamed up with Austin Aries to take on the tag team of Finn Balor and Shinsuke Nakamura. The popular duo of Balor and Nakamura got the victory in this all-NXT match...

New logo for sold-out NXT Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

Triple H confirmed today via a post on Twitter that NXT Takeover: Brooklyn has sold out. “Last year’s event was historic, a stamp in time..and when #NXTTakeOver comes Back to Brooklyn..it is S O L D O U T!” Earlier this week we reported that Ticketmaster.com was out of tickets for the show and the majority of them were snapped during the...

Ticketmaster out of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn tickets

NXT Brooklyn

Ticketmaster.com is pretty much out of NXT Takeover: Brooklyn tickets and searches for a single ticket brings up no matches. Tickets went on sale yesterday morning to the general public while the pre-sale kicked off on Wednesday. Tickets for the show have already popped up on secondary market websites such as VividSeats.com and TicketNetwork.com...

Bobby Roode debuts at NXT event at Download Festival in the UK

Bobby Roode

NXT just delivered its first surprised in the United Kingdom as Bobby Roode made his NXT in-ring debut today during the live event at Download Festival, defeating Angelo Dawkins. Several weeks ago the WWE UK Twitter account spilled the beans that Roode had been added to the NXT tour but the tweet was then quickly deleted as there was no official...

NXT starts week-long tour in the United Kingdom

NXT

After recording a month worth of tapings yesterday, the NXT crew flew to the United Kingdom where their tour started today and will go on till June 17. From today through Sunday, June 12, the NXT Superstars will be at the Download Festival at Derby’s Donington Park. On June 13 NXT moves to Dublin’s 3Arena in Ireland and then heads up north to...

Paul Ellering returns to manage new NXT tag team

Authors of Pain

WWE Hall of Famer Paul Ellering made a shocking return yesterday on WWE television, accompanying the new NXT tag team The Authors of Pain during the NXT Takeover: The End show. Ellering, the former manager of the Road Warriors, showed up after Sunny Dhinsa and Gzim Selmani demolished American Alpha following their loss to The Revival. The NXT fans...

NXT Takeover: The End results

NXT

Here are the results from yesterday’s NXT Takeover: The End which took place from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Andrade “Cien” Almas defeated  Tye Dillinger; The Revival defeated American Alpha to become the new NXT Tag Team champions; Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Austin Aries; Asuka defeated Nia Jax to retain the...

NXT Takeover: The End live tonight on the WWE Network

Samoa Joe

Live tonight from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE present NXT Takeover: The End on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Samoa Joe vs Finn Balor in a steel cage match for the NXT title; Asuka vs Nia Jax for the NXT Women’s title; American Alpha vs The Revival for the NXT Tag Team titles; Shinsuke Nakamura vs Austin...

Pre-sale code for NXT Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

The pre-sale for the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn show kicked off this morning on Ticketmaster.com and those wishing to buy a ticket before the general public sale can use the code WWENXT. Ticket prices are $25.50, $35.50, $45.50, $80.50, $105.50, and $130.50 for ringside seats. Tickets for NXT Brooklyn are expected to be more in demand than SummerSlam...

NXT Takeover: Brooklyn tickets to go on sale this week

NXT Brooklyn

One of the hottest tickets of the Summer – NXT Takeover: Brooklyn – will be going on sale this week, with the pre-sale starting on Wednesday, June 8 at 10AM EST and running till Friday, June 10 at 10PM EST. Ticket prices for the second NXT show in Brooklyn will range from $25.50 to $130.50 and general public sale will start on...

Name for the next NXT Takeover event revealed: The End

NXT

The upcoming NXT Takeover on June 8 just got its official name, and it’s a weird one. Triple H announced that the name will be The End. “Where do we go from here?” asked Triple H. With the brand split looming and a draft set for early July, the NXT roster is expected to be “raided” to help beef up the Raw and Smackdown rosters. The...

New NXT hosts start their live event gigs

NXT

The newest NXT host officially started this weekend at the NXT live event in Venice. His name is Austin Romero and will be using the name of Mike Rome. He will be juggling both hosting and ring announcing duties during the small NXT live events held weekly in Florida. Another newcomer, Andra Ocampo, started a few weeks ago. Ocampo will be known as...

Steel cage match to headline June 8 NXT Takeover show

NXT

The June 8 NXT Takeover show will be headlined by Samoa Joe vs Finn Balor for the NXT title in a steel cage match. The announcement was made this morning by NXT General Manager William Regal during a contract signing at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, which was broadcast on Facebook Live. This will be the first time that a steel...

Huge brawl between Joe and Balor ends NXT show in Portland

Samoa Joe

Yesterday’s non-televised NXT live event in Portland, Oregon ended with a massive brawl between Samoa Joe and Finn Balor which led to the whole locker room clearing out to separate the two. The brawl – to advance the storyline between the two heading into the upcoming NXT Takeover event in June – will have some ramifications as NXT...

Main event for the next NXT Takeover in June announced

Finn Balor

The main event for the next NXT Takeover will be Samoa Joe defending the NXT title against former champion Finn Balor. This was announced during last night’s NXT episode on the WWE Network by General Manager William Regal. Joe vs Balor is the third consecutive NXT Takeover main event, with the two already wrestling at NXT Takeover: London and...