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NXT Takeover: Dallas for WrestleMania weekend pre-sale code

NXT

NXT Takeover: Dallas pre-sale will kick off today at 10AM CST on Ticketmaster.com and the pre-sale code to secure a ticket is NXTLIVE. Just like Raw after Mania, this particular event will be very hard to get as only around 9,000 seats will be made available and they with nearly 100,000 fans in the area that weekend, everyone would want to go the...

More matches taped before NXT Takeover: London

Jordan & Gable

W-O reader Ian Hamilton of backbodydrop.com sent in word that prior to the NXT Takeover: London WWE Network event, two matches were taped that will probably make it on the next NXT weekly show. In the first match, Jordan and Gable wrestled Blake and Murphy, Hype Bros and Vaudevillains in what was described as a “fantastic opener.” The crowd...

Sami Zayn closes out NXT Takeover: London

Sami Zayn

After the NXT Takeover: London main event was over and the broadcast was done from the WWE Network, there was one more match that the London crowd got to experience…and the return of Sami Zayn. Zayn wrestled Tye Dillinger and after the match was over, Zayn spent around 5 minutes talking to the 10,000 fans who packed the SSE Arena in Wembley...

NXT Takeover: London live report

NXT London

Here’s the report for NXT Takeover: London WWE Network special event, which took place from the SSE Arena Wembley in London, England. Triple H opened up the show similar to NXT Takeover: Brooklyn however with dimmed lights rather than pitch black. He said that last Sunday he got his ass kicked, it wasn’t the first time, and it won’t be...

NXT Takeover: London live this afternoon on the WWE Network

NXT London

Live this afternoon from the SSE Arena in Wembley, WWE presents NXT Takeover: London on the WWE Network. The broadcast starts at 3PM EST and 8PM GMT. The full card is as follows: Finn Balor vs Samoa Joe in a last man standing match for the NXT title; Bayley vs Nia Jax for the NXT Women’s title; Dash Wilder and Scott Dawson vs Enzo Amore and Big...

NXT visiting 5 different cities in January during tour

NXT

NXT is once again packing the bags and going on the road as Triple H today announced that NXT will be visiting five different cities next month. The tour kicks off on January 14 for three days visiting Green Bay, Milwaukee, and Chicago, and then picks up again on January 29 and 30 with NXT going to Detroit and Pittsburgh. This is the first time...

NXT stars enjoying rowdy crowds at UK tour

NXT

The NXT Superstars and Divas are enjoying their time in the United Kingdom with fans coming up with several creative chants that take over the whole arena. The most popular of the group seems to be the tag team of Jason Jordan and Chad Gable with fans chanting their names to the tune of the popular Yaya/Kolo Toure chant from football (or soccer...

NXT Takeover: Dallas confirmed for WrestleMania 32 weekend

NXT

Triple H confirmed on his Twitter today that the NXT show in Dallas two nights before WrestleMania 32 will be a Takeover show and will be titled NXT Takeover: Dallas. “This is the ticket you’re gonna want…@WWENXT the takeover continues. #NXTTakeOver: Dallas,” he wrote, adding a photo of himself holding a ticket in front of a WWE logo. The...

NXT starts 7-day United Kingdom tour today

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NXT makes history today as it kicks off its first ever International tour in the United Kingdom. The tour starts in Newcastle at the Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena. On December 11 it’s off to Glasgow, Scotland at The SSE Hydro. On December 12 there will be a show in Sheffield at the Sheffield Motorpoint Arena. On December 13 it’s...

NXT Panel event to be held in Manchester, England

Finn Balor

An NXT panel event will be held in Manchester, England, during the upcoming NXT tour which will also include a Takeover event live from London on the WWE Network. The panel will be held on Sunday, December 13, at The Whiskey Jar located at 14 Tariff Street starting at 12:30PM. Greg Hamilton will be hosting the panel which will include NXT champion...

Two Tough Enough competitors debut at NXT live event

Tough Enough

Two Tough Enough competitors made their NXT debut last night in a non-televised live event in Orlando, Florida. The male winner of the competition, Josh, was introduced to the crowd under the new name of Bronson Mathews. He only cut a promo saying that the year 2016 will be big for him and he has to prove he’s worth the $250,000 contract. Later...

Sami Zayn returning at the NXT UK tour

Sami Zayn

NXT’s Sami Zayn will be returning at the upcoming NXT tour in the United Kingdom. The Canadian born of Syrian descent has been off WWE television since late May as he had to undergo shoulder surgery to repair an injury he sustained during his U.S. Title Open Challenge match against John Cena in his home town of Montreal. At that month’s NXT...

NXT tickets for WrestleMania 32 weekend on sale on December 19

NXT

Tickets for the NXT live event on the Friday night before WrestleMania will go on sale on December 19. The show will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center Arena, an arena which holds nearly 10,000 fans. As things stand, this will not be a Takeover special but rather a non-televised NXT live event like the one in San Jose...

NXT’s Solomon Crowe departs the company

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NXT star Sam Johnston, better known to wrestling fans as Solomon Crowe, has departed the company after he asked for his release. Crowe signed a developmental deal with WWE back in mid 2013 and later that year he debuted his hacker gimmick although he never made it on television until January 2015. At the end of August 2015, he was joined by Seth...

James Storm absent from this week’s NXT television tapings

James Storm

Former TNA champion James Storm was not part of the NXT television tapings on Thursday so it will be at least another month before Storm is back on NXT TV assuming he’s part of the next set of tapings. In an interview with WWE.COM, Storm said it’s up to the “suits” to make the decision of whether to bring him back or not. According to...

WWE puts out casting call for NXT kids show

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WWE has a casting call on backstage.com for a pilot involving NXT and kids. The description of the show simply reads, “WWE NXT is casting a pilot for a new wrestling show aimed at kids.“ Rehearsal and production will be taking place monthly on Thursday nights at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, when WWE tapes NXT. WWE is seeking...