The following is from our play-by-play coverage of the WWE NXT TakeOver: New York event:
WWE NXT North American Title Match: The Velveteen Dream © vs. Matt Riddle
They lock up early and then do some quick roll ups. Dream with a double axe off the top rope a few times. Dream with a spring axe but was caught and Riddle hit a german suplex to the floor. Back in the ring, Riddle hit a back senton for 2. Riddle was working over the body of Dream. Riddle with a knee strike to Dream then a german suplex for 2. Riddle with a series of kicks to the chest of Dream.
This is a one-sided whooping. Dream started to hulk up and landed a series of strikes. Dream with a big boot and a slam then a clothesline to the floor. Dream went to the top rope and hit a double axe off the top rope. Dream with a fameasser for 2. Riddle with a knee strike as Dream was coming off the top rope. Dream with a codebreaker for 2. Riddle reversed a knee strike and locked in the ankle lock to Dream. Dream with a superkick then a DDT then went to the top rope where he missed an elbow drop and Riddle locked in an armbar but Dream got out. Riddle with some big shots from back mount.
Riddle with a german suplex from the middle rope then went to the top rope and hit the floating bro for 2. Dream with a superkick but Riddle hit a powerbomb then a knee strike for 2. Riddle with the bro submission but Dream rolled through and got the win.
Winner: The Velveteen Dream ©