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NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale on now

NXT Brooklyn

The NXT Takeover: Brooklyn pre-sale kicked off today on Ticketmaster.com with fans able to purchase tickets for the show on the eve of SummerSlam before they go on sale to the general public. If you are interested in going to the show, you can head over to Ticketmaster.com and use either TAKEOVER or PIXWWE as the pre-sale code to unlock...

Balor vs Owens to headline NXT Takeover: Brooklyn

NXT Brooklyn

The main event for the NXT Takeover: Brooklyn live show on the WWE Network on the eve of SummerSlam will feature NXT champion Finn Balor defending the title against former champion Kevin Owens. The announcement was made by William Regal, the on-screen NXT general manager during the WWE/Mattel panel at the San Diego Comic Con yesterday. NXT was...

NXT Takeover moving to Brooklyn during SummerSlam weekend

NXT Brooklyn

The upcoming NXT Takeover special will move away from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, for the first time this August as the show will be part of the SummerSlam weekend in New York. NXT Takeover will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on August 22, the night before SummerSlam. This will be the first time that WWE...

Triple H and NXT talent honor Dusty at start of NXT tapings

Triple H

Last night at the start of the NXT tapings, Triple H along with everyone at NXT came out on stage to honor Dusty Rhodes who passed away at age 69 last week. A very emotional Triple H spoke about how they lost a family member and how Dusty called everyone on stage his NXT kids. He said these were his family, his lifeblood, and gave everything he...

NXT television tapings to be held tonight at Full Sail University

NXT

WWE will be holding NXT tapings tonight at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, the first set of tapings since the death of the American Dream Dusty Rhodes who was a big part of NXT and the WWE Performance Center and just 24 hours after his funeral service. A large group of Performance Center students and NXT regulars attended the funeral...

NXT at the Louder Than Life Festival in Louisville, Kentucky

NXT

WWE’s NXT will be represented at the Louder Than Life festival in Louisville, Kentucky, on October 3 and 4, 2015. The festival will play host to several in-ring matches featuring Finn Balor, Sasha Banks, Blake & Murphy, Enzo Amore & Colin Cassady, Becky Lynch, Bayley, Baron Corbin, Tyler Breeze, The Vaudevillains and more! In addition to...

NXT talent and crowd honor Dusty at Pittsburgh live event

NXT

NXT had the start of their 3 day road trip yesterday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the NXT talent joined the crowd in honoring Dusty Rhodes. The NXT champion Kevin Owens put polka dots on KO t-shirt as a tribute to the American Dream while Enzo Amore had Hard Times written on the sleeve of his arms, referencing the famous promo by Dusty during...

Samoa Joe makes NXT wrestling debut tonight

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe will make his NXT wrestling debut on tonight’s episode which airs on the WWE Network. Joe will be in the main event wrestling Scott Dawson with Kevin Owens on commentary. This was taped the day after the NXT Takeover: Unstoppable WWE Network special which was Joe’s NXT debut. The former TNA champion will wrestle for the last time for...

NXT coming to the Energy Aftershock Festival in Sacramento

NXT

NXT is coming to Sacramento, California, this October as WWE will be hosting shows during the Energy Aftershock Festival. This will be the first time that Aftershock will feature live in-ring matches with NXT taking center stage. The dates will be October 24 and 25 at Gibson Ranch with pre-sale kicking off tomorrow, May 27, at 10AM PST at...

Samoa Joe wrestles at NXT tapings

Samoa Joe

Samoa Joe made his NXT wrestling debut during the NXT television tapings yesterday at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. NXT taped a month worth of television tapings in one day and Joe’s first match will be airing on the June 10 episode, which was the third episode filmed on the day. He will also be wrestling on the June 17...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable results

Kevin Owens

Here are the results from last night’s NXT Takeover: Unstoppable WWE Network special which took place at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Finn Balor defeated Tyler Breeze to become the number one contender for the NXT title; Bayley and Charlotte defeated Dana Brooke and Emma;    Baron Corbin defeated Rhyno; Blake and Murphy...

Samoa Joe makes his NXT debut at Takeover: Unstoppable

Samoa Joe

Former TNA World champion Samoa Joe made his long-anticipated debut in NXT last night during the final moments of NXT Takeover: Unstoppable. Joe came out after Kevin Owens destroyed Sami Zayn and then attacked William Regal after the main event was over. The two faced off as the crowd went bananas however the NXT champion backed off and avoided...

NXT Takeover: Unstoppable live on the WWE Network tonight

NXT

Live from Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida, WWE presents NXT Takeover: Unstoppable, tonight on the WWE Network starting at 8PM EST. The full card is as follows: Kevin Owens vs Sami Zayn for the NXT title; Sasha Banks vs Becky Lynch for the NXT Women’s title; Blake and Murphy vs Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady for the NXT Tag Team...

Sami Zayn cleared to wrestle tomorrow at NXT Takeover

Sami Zayn

During a conference call held earlier today, Triple H confirmed that Sami Zayn will be wrestling as scheduled tomorrow against NXT champion Kevin Owens. Zayn was injured on Raw a couple of weeks ago as he came in to wrestle John Cena in Montreal however he managed to finish the match. He underwent an MRI and was then medically cleared to...

Matt Bloom and Sara Amato promoted at NXT

NXT

WWE today announced that it has promoted Matt Bloom as permanent Head Coach at NXT following the resignation of Bill DeMott. In addition, Sara Amato has also been promoted to Assistant Head Coach, the first female in such a position. Bloom is known to WWE fans as A-Train, Price Albert, and lately as Jason Albert. Amato is better known as Sara Del...

Samoa Joe rumored to debut this Wednesday at NXT Takeover

Samoa Joe

Reddit user FalconArrow, who over the past few days correctly reported the return of the Elimination Chamber, and the involvement of Rhyno and Tommy Dreamer at NXT in Philly, is now reporting that Samoa Joe has signed a deal with WWE and will be making his debut this Wednesday on NXT. The anonymous user has been verified by the r/SquaredCircle...

Tommy Dreamer turns up to face Corbin at NXT in Philly

Tommy Dreamer

The ECW Original mystery opponent for Baron Corbin at last night’s NXT event in Philadelphia ended up being Mr ECW himself, Tommy Dreamer. Dreamer was “recruited” by Joey Styles after Corbin issued an open challenge to any ECW Original to fight him yesterday after the first NXT event in Philly on Thursday. He beat Rhyno on the first show...

Divas headline non-televised NXT live event in Philadelphia

Sasha Banks

The NXT non-televised live event yesterday in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was a special one for two particular NXT stars as for the first time it was two Divas who headlined the show. While the NXT champion Kevin Owens was in attendance and wrestled, his match did not close the show, but Sasha Banks and Charlotte did. The two Divas stole the show...