Show: WWE NXT
Location: Winter Park, FL
Welcome to WWE NXT. We kick things off with the following match:
Killian Dain and Eric Young versus Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly for the NXT Tag Team Championship
Fish and Dain start things off and Fish with a kick to the leg and then Fish goes into the ropes to stop Dain from responding. Kyle tags in and he kicks Dain in the leg and he does like his partner and goes into the ropes. Fish tags back in and Fish with forearms. Fish with punches that have no effect. Dain backs Fish into the corner and then he applies a sleeper. Dain takes care of Kyle and then he snap mares Fish. Dain with a clothesline to Fish and Bobby and Kyle talk strategy on the floor. Kyle tags back in and he goes after Young but Dain grabs Kyle and Dain with a gutbuster while Young hits an elbow from the turnbuckles for a near fall.
Kyle with a knee bar but Young escapes. Young with a punch and Kyle goes to the floor. Fish misses a kick on the floor and Young punches Fish. Young with a running forearm and then he connects with punches in the corner. Kyle with an Irish whip and Young with a Flair flip and punches from the apron but Fish trips Young on the apron and Young falls to the floor and holds his warm as we go to commercial.
We are back and Fish punches Young and then Kyle tags in and kicks Young. Fish tags in and he punches Young and kicks him in the back of the leg. Fish with a suplex for a near fall. Fish sends Young into the turnbuckles and Kyle tags in. Fish with a kick to the chest and Kyle with a leg sweep. Kyle with a knee bar and Fish with a slingshot senton onto the leg for a near fall. Fish and Kyle with knees in the corner followed by a double suplex and Kyle gets a near fall. Kyle with an arm bar but Young with punches. Kyle with a leg sweep and he gets a near fall.
Kyle with a top wrist lock. Young gets to his feet and he punches Kyle but Kyle with a knee to the midsection. Kyle puts Young on the turnbuckles and Young with a kick and punch. Young comes off the turnbuckles and is met with a knee but Young with a swinging neck breaker and both men are down. Fish tags in and he hits Dain with a forearm but Dain comes in the ring and that allows Fish and O’Reilly to double team Young and keep him from making the tag. Fish sends Young into the turnbuckles and then Kyle tags in. They Irish whip Young but Kyle is sent over the top rope to the floor and Fish runs into a boot.
Fish charges at Young and Young drops down so Fish goes to the floor. Kyle keeps Young from making the tag but Young kicks Kyle away and Dain tags in. Dain with clotheslines to Kyle and he brings Fish into the ring for a double clothesline. Dain with splashes to Fish and Kyle and then he hits both in the same corner. Dain with a drop kick to Fish and he lands on Kyle with a senton. Dain with a Michinoku Driver of Fish while landing on Kyle for a near fall.
Young tags in and they set for the power bomb combination but Dain goes over the top rope when he goes after Fish. Young hits the power bomb and he goes up top but he is crotched by Adam Cole. Kyle with an axe kick and rolling forearm for a near fall. Nikki Cross with a cross body onto Cole and she punches Cole. Officials try to separate Cross and Cole and they carry Nikki to the back.
Kyle with a front face lock but Young with a punch to Kyle and then Fish. Young with a neck breaker for a near fall. Dain picks up Cole but Cole sends him into the ring post. Young with a suicide dive onto Cole. Fish and O’Reilly with Total Elimination for the three count.
Winners: Kyle O’Reilly and Bobby Fish
We have a video package for Roderick Strong, who will face Lars Sullivan to determine the final participant in the Number One Contender Match.
We go to commercial.
We are back and Otis Dozovic and Tucker Knight are outside and they see Tino Sabbatelli’s car. Otis tries to move the car and Tino and Riddick Moss show up. Tino says it is a six figure car and their baby. Riddick says if you keep working hard, some day, you can get a car like this. Riddick calls them pork and weights and Otis corrects him.
Otis suggests they get it on right here and right now. Tino and Riddick drive away.
We see footage from Ruby Riott and Sonya Deville’s match from two weeks ago.
Sonya is asked a few questions in the Performance Center. She says she will beat Ember Moon next week because Ember never pinned her.
We are told that Ember will defend the NXT Women’s title against Sonya Deville next week.
We have a video package for Lars Sullivan.
We go to commercial.
We are back with highlights from last week’s qualifying match between Adam Cole and Aleister Black.
Roderick Strong versus Lars Sullivan in a Number One Contender Qualifying Match
Strong with a forearm and chop as the bell rings. Sullivan tries for a slam but Strong escapes. Strong with a chop. Strong avoids a splash into the corner and Strong with a knee and forearm. Strong with forearms but Sullivan with a clothesline. Sullivan with a knee to the ribs. Sullivan with a forearm to the kidneys and he connects with a second one. Sullivan with an Irish whip and clothesline into the corner. Sullivan slams Strong and gets a near fall.
Strong kicks Sullivan and Sullivan catches Strong and applies a bear hug. Strong starts to fade but he gets a second wind and boxes the ears to escape. Sullivan sends Strong into the corner and Strong with a drop kick followed by a jumping enzuigiri. Sullivan misses a boot when Strong moves and Sulllivan’s leg is caught in the ropes. Strong with a series of running forearms and a kick to send Sullivan to the floor. Sullivan with a punch from the apron and then he goes up top.
Strong stops Sullivan and hits a superplex. Strong can only get a one count and Strong is in shock. Strong with jumping knees but Sullivan with a clothesline. Strong with an Olympic Slam for a near fall. Strong with a running knee into the corner but Sullivan with a pop up power slam and hits Freak Accident for the three count.