Welcome to WWE NXT.
We begin with a video package for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.
Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano talk about how that is where it all began and this is where they finish.
Trent Seven and Tyler Bate vow to bring the Trophy back to England.
Oney Lorcan says United We Stand and Danny Burch says Always Ready to Fight.
Aleister Black says that no one expected them to team up.
Angelo Dawkins says their future is to win the Dusty Rhodes Classic.
We are at Full Sail University and your announcers are Nigel McGuinness, Percy Watson, and Mauro Ranallo.
Match Number One: Ricochet and Aleister Black versus Fabian Aichner and Marcel Barthel in a First Round Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Match
Black and Aichner start things off and they lock up. Aichner with a wrist lock and he takes Black to the mat. Aichner with an arm bar but Black with a side head lock. Aichner with a shoulder tackle and forearms to the back. Aichner sends Black into the corner and Barthel tags in and kicks Black. Barthel with a European uppercut and Black with a boot to the chest and a knee to the midsection. Black with a drop kick for a near fall. Black with an arm drag into an arm bar.
Black kicks Barthel away and then Aichner distracts Black. Black comes off the turnbuckles and into a European uppercut for a near fall from Barthel. Aichner tags in and he punches and kicks Black in the corner. Barthel tags in and he punches Black. Aichner tags back in and they both stop Black from making the tag. Aichner wtih a spinebuster and Barthel with a knee. Ricochet is knocked off the apron and Aichner gets a near fall. Aichner with a rear chin lock and he has Black turned away from his corner. Black with an arm drag and boot tothe head. Aichner with a back elbow to stop Black. Aichner goes after Ricochet and Black with a leg sweep. Barthel and Ricochet tag in.
Ricochet with a boot to Barthel and a head scissors to Aichner. Barthel is sent into the turnbuckles. Ricochet kicks Barthel and he sends Aichner into Barthel for a neck breaker and DDT combination. Ricochet with a running European uppercut to Barthel and then he sends Barthel into the ropes and hits a Tiger Feint Kick. Ricochet wtih a springboard European uppercut and shooting star press for a near fall. Ricochet gets Barthel on his shoulders but Barthel escapes. Ricochet with elbows to Barthel and Aichner. Barthel with an enzuigiri and then Barthel tosses Ricochet to Aichner for a brainbuster.
Barthel with a suicide dive onto Black while Aichner hits a double jump moonsault for a near fall. Aichner sets for the spinning sit out power bomb but Ricochet gets to his feet and he kicks Aichner away and hits a running drop kick. Aichner with a springboard tornado DDT for a near fall. Barthel tags in and they punch Ricochet. Ricochet with chops and forearms. RIcochet with a kick to Barthel and he sends Aichner to the floor. Black tags in and he hits a springboard Meteora but he misses a round kick. Black is sent into the ring post and Aichner tags in. Aichner and Barthel with a double drop kick to Black. Aichner sets for a power bomb but Black escapes and hits a double stomp. Ricochet with a springboard Frankensteiner to Barhtel. Ricochet with a suicide dive onto Barthel on the ramp.
Black goes for a quebrada but Aichner catches him and gets a near fall. Black with Black Mass for the three count.
Winners: Ricochet and Aleister Black (Advance to face winner of DIY versus Undisputed Era)
Trent Seven and Tyler Bate are in the back and the NXT Tag Team Champions The War Raiders walk by.
We take a look back at last week’s match between Keith Lee and Dominik Dijakovic that ended with a double count out.
We see Keith Lee at the Performance Center earlier this week and Dominik Dijakovic shows up and he wants to finish this since Keith is in the ring.
They will meet in two weeks.
We go to commercial.
Match Number Two: Wesley Black and Steve Cutler (with Jaxson Ryker) versus Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch in a Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic First Round Match
Burch and Cutler start things off. They lock up and Cutler with a chop. Burch with a side head lock and Burch with a leg pick. Lorcan tags in and they work on the arms and chop and Lorcan with a side head lock. Blake tags in and hits a back breaker. Blake with a forearm to the lower back. Cutler tags in and he drops a knee to the back. Cutler with a hard Irish whip. Blake tags in and they hit a double uranage back breaker for a near fall. They hit a double back breaker and Cutler gets a near fall. Blake tags in and Cutler hip tosses Blake into Lorcan on the turnbuckles and Blake gets a near fall.
Blake with a knee in the back while he applies a rear chin lock. Lorcan escapes the chin lock and Burch tags in. Burch with clotheslines. Burch with a drop kick that sends Cutler into the ropes. Burch with a waist lock and Blake tags in and Burch hits the German suplex on Cutler and then Blake. Burch with a drop kick to Cutler. Lorcan tags in and Lorcan cannot hold Cutler up. Blake sends Burch to the floor and Lorcan with forearms. Lorcan with a running European uppercut followed by a plancha to Blake. Lorcan with a running European uppercut to Cutler. Cutler with a clothesline followed by a Tiger Back Breaker for a near fall. Cutler with a Boston Crab. Lorcan tries to get to the ropes but Cutler pulls Lorcan into the center of the ring. Burch with a head butt to Cutler.
Burch tags in and Cutler with a forearm and Blake tags in. Blake goes up top and they hit a missile drop kick and flatliner combination but Burch kicks out. Cutler tags in and Burch gets to make the tag. Lorcan with chops to Cutler and Blake. Lorcan with a running hip strike on both men. Blake is sent into Cutler by Lorcan and Lorcan with a double blockbuster. Burch tags in and they set up Cutler for the elevated DDT but Blake makes the save. Lorcan sends Blake to the floor. Lorcan goes to the turnbuckles and Burch tries to hang Cutler on the ropes. Blake stops Burch and Blake power bombs Lorcan into Cutler’s knees. Cutler with a double stomp while Blake hits a reverse DDT for the three count.