WWE NXT TV taping
Winter Park, Florida at Full Sail University
Results courtesy of In-The-Building Jacob
1. Athena Reese beat Billie Kaye (w/ Sylvester Lefort)
NXT GM William Regal announced Baron Corbin vs. Austin Aries for Takeover Dallas.
1. Samoa Joe beat Sami Zayn 2-1 in a two-out-of-three-falls match to become No. 1 Contender to the NXT Championship. Joe won the first fall with the Muscle Buster, Zayn made Joe tap to the Koji Clutch, and Joe choked Zayn out for the win. The match went more than 30 minutes and was said to be particularly boring until the final few minutes.
1. The Hype Bros squashed an enhancement team.
2. Emma over Deonna Perazzo.
3. Tommaso Ciampa beat Jesse Sorensen.
4. Bayley and Asuka beat Nia Jax and Eva Marie. Post-match, Bayley vs. Asuka for the NXT Women’s Championship was announced for Takeover Dallas.
5. American Alpha beat The Vaudevillains to become No. 1 Contenders to the NXT Tag Team Championships.
William Regal announced Sami Zayn vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for Takeover Dallas. You read that right.
1. Johnny Gargano beat “The Drifter” Elias Samson. Post-match, Samson put a beating on Gargano until Apollo Crews made the save.
2. Finn Bálor over Rich Swann in a non-title match.
3. Alexa Bliss beat Sarah Dobson.
Bull Dempsey vs. Danny Burch never happened because Samoa Joe came out and destroyed both guys.
4. Asuka over Emma.
5. Austin Aries forced Riddick Moss to submit to the Last Chancery.
1. American Alpha beat John Skyler and Corey Hollis.
2. Baron Corbin squashed QT Marshall.
3. Dash and Dawson squashed an enhancement team.
4. Apollo Crews pinned Alex Riley. Post-match, The Drifter came out and played a song.
5. Samoa Joe beat Bull Dempsey. Afterwards, Joe wouldn’t stop attacking people until Finn Bálor came out. The two brawled through the crowd and over t the announce booth where Bálor dove off onto Joe. The show ended with security separating the two.
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