Tag - NXT

Asuka to make her Madison Square Garden debut next month

NXT Women’s champion Asuka will be making her Madison Square Garden debut next month on March 12 with the Smackdown brand as part of an eight-woman tag match. Asuka will be teaming up with Nikki Bella, Becky Lynch, and Tamina to take on Alexa Bliss, Mickie James, Natalya, and Carmella. She’s taking the place of Naomi, who is currently...

Finn Balor returns at NXT tapings to save Nakamura

Finn Balor appeared at the NXT television tapings yesterday which were held at the CFE Arena, located on the campus of the University of Central Florida. The segment, which was the final one for the night, was only for the live crowd and will not be part of NXT TV when the show eventually airs. Balor came out after Bobby Roode was talking down on...

NXT Takeover: San Antonio results

Here are the results from NXT Takeover: San Antonio, which took place from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas. Eric Young defeated Tye Dillinger; Roderick Strong defeated Andrade “Cien” Almas; The Authors of Pain defeated #DIY to become the new NXT Tag Team champions; Asuka defeated Nikki Cross, Peyton Royce, and Billie Kay to retain...

2016 NXT Year-End Awards winners announced

The 2016 NXT Year-End Awards were announced during the NXT Takeover: San Antonio Kickoff show today. Peyton Royce and Billie Kay won the Breakout Stars of the Year; #DIY vs The Revival from NXT Takeover: Toronto won the Match of the Year; The Revival won the Tag Team of the Year; Asuka won the Female Competitor of the Year; Shinsuke Nakamura won...

NXT Takeover: San Antonio live on the WWE Network tonight

Live tonight from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas, WWE presents NXT Takeover: San Antonio exclusively on the WWE Network. The full card is as follows: Shinsuke Nakamura vs Bobby Roode for the NXT title; Asuka vs Nikki Cross vs Billie Kay vs Peyton Royce in a fatal 4-way match for the NXT Women’s title; #DIY vs The Authors of Pain for...

NXT Takeover: San Antonio preview

NXT kicks off their year of Takeovers on Saturday night, with a Royal Rumble warm-up in San Antonio. As usual, it’s a five-match show – so let’s get going with our preview and picks! NXT Championship: Shinsuke Nakamura (c) vs. Bobby Roode Despite losing the title at the last Takeover event in November, Nakamura managed to regain the...

NXT tapings at University of Central Florida set for next month

On February 22, NXT will hold a special taping at the University of Central Florida in Orlando rather than at Full Sail University in Winter Park. The CFE Arena holds up to 10,000 fans and it’s the second time that NXT will be visiting the University of Central Florida as they taped a show there in January 2016. The tapings will start at 6:30PM...

Triple H hints at NXT getting draft picks as well

Raw and Smackdown will have their own change in rosters as Superstars move from red to blue and vice versa in upcoming storylines and drafts, but Triple H hinted at another brand that might get in the mix – NXT. Speaking to ESPN.COM, the man behind NXT said that you can’t really consider NXT as a developmental because they did 200 shows...

NXT live event from Osaka to air on WWE Network next week

Next week’s NXT show on the WWE Network will be a 2-hour special that was taped at the Edion Arena in Osaka, Japan, a couple of weeks ago. Only one match was screened from that show – when Nakamura regained the title from Samoa Joe – but the rest will now make it on television after Triple H made the announcement on Twitter. Five...

Bobby Roode gets NXT title shot at Takeover: San Antonio

NXT Takeover: San Antonio will be a glorious one as the new number one contender for the NXT title was revealed on last night’s NXT television show on the WWE Network. Bobby Roode will be taking on NXT champion Shinsuke Nakamura on the eve of the Royal Rumble after he successfully defeated Roderick Strong, Tye Dillinger, and Andrade “Cien”...

NXT Takeover: Orlando tickets on sale now

Tickets for the NXT Takeover: Orlando went on sale to the general public this morning at 10AM EST. The event will happen on the eve of WrestleMania at the Amway Center. Ticket prices for this show are $25, $35, $45, $55, $75, $95, and $125 for floor seats and the majority of the arena will be used apart from the section behind the stage. Tickets...

Live NXT event results from 12/13 in Sydney, Australia

W-O reader Geoffrey attended the NXT live event last night in Sydney, Australia and sent in the following results. Akira Tozawa defeated Andrade “Cien” Almas; Billie Kay and Peyton Royce defeated Liv Morgan and Aliyah; Oney Lorcan defeated Wesley Blake; DIY defeated The Revival; TM-61 defeated Tino Sabatelli and Riddick Moss; Asuka...

Steel cage for NXT main event in Melbourne gets stuck in mid air!

The main event at the NXT live event in Melbourne, Australia had a bit of a hiccup as the cage that was suspended above the ring initially failed to come down. The cage match featured Shinsuke Nakamura taking on Samoa Joe and the match was taped for next week’s NXT television show on the WWE Network. It took around five minutes for the cage to...

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

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 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

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

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

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...