Welcome everyone to tonight’s edition of WWE NXT. We begin tonight’s show in the back stage area where Paige meets up with JBL. JBL tells her that he has a bad problem. He says that she has done a great job in NXT and so far in the WWE. He says it isn’t fair for NXT that she travels everywhere with the NXT title. JBL says he is sorry, but the decision has been made to strip her of the NXT Diva’s Champion. Paige says no and the she refuses. JBL says that she has made a wonderful champion, but he is going to make a tournament to crown a new NXT Diva’s Champion. Paige said she wanted to fight for this until the end, but it is time for someone else to step up. Paige gives JBL the title and says “let the games begin.”
In the arena, we are joined by “The Ravishing Russian” Lana. She introduces “The Bulgarian Brute” Alexander Rusev. Rusev will be going one on one with Travis Tyler.
Alexander Rusev vs. Travis Tyler
Tyler starts off with a drop kick, but Rusev stays on his feet and runs Tyler over. Rusev picks Tyler up and sets him in the ropes. He lands multiple knees to the ribs and then hits a fall away Samoan Drop. Rusev now drops a big elbow to the chest of Tyler, and follows that with a kick to the back. He drops more elbows over and over again. Rusev covers and gets a 2 count. Rusev hits a modified delayed T-Bone suplex and locks in The Accolade for the submission victory.
Winner by Submission – Alexander Rusev
After the match, Rusev grabs a mic and talks himself up in Russian. He calls himself an awesome athlete and tells everyone to beware.
We go to the back where Devin is with all of Adam Rose’s crew. Rose’s shows up on the shoulder’s of some friends. Devin asks Rose about Camacho’s words last week. Rose calls him a party pooper and tells him he is boring. Rose says to come on and become a victim of The Rose Experience.
Back in the arena, we are joined by The BFF’s, Charlotte and Sasha Banks. They will be in tag team divas action against Emma and her mystery partner who we will see after the commercial break.
Charlotte and Sasha Banks vs. Emma and Paige
Back on NXT, we find out that Emma’s partner is Paige. Emma and Sasha start the match off. Emma hits a hip toss on Sasha, but Sasha tags in Charlotte before the move. Emma hits a monkey flip on Charlotte and covers for a 2 count. Emma tags in Paige. Emma and Paige hit a double suplex on Charlotte and Paige covers for a 2 count. Charlotte takes Paige down and locks in a toe hold. Paige flips Charlotte over and breaks the hold. Paige charges and Charlotte goes behind. Paige backs Charlotte into the corner and hits multiple back elbow. Paige covers Charlotte and gets a 2 count. Paige tosses Charlotte by her hair across the ring and tags in Emma. Charlotte lands a big forearm and takes control of the match. Charlotte lands a knee and does Paige’s scream toward her. Emma goes for another monkey flip, but Charlotte lands on her feet and tags in Sasha. Sasha attacks Emma from behind and slams her head into the mat. Sasha tosses Emma in the corner and tags Charlotte back in. The BFF’s tosses Emma down by her hair and Charlotte covers for a 2 count. Charlotte now chokes Emma on the bottom rope with her leg. Charlotte locks in a rear head scissor, and then flips Emma over and locks it in tighter. Charlotte now uses her legs to shoves Emma head first into the mat. Emma lands a few knees to the head of Charlotte and gets separation. Charlotte locks the head scissors back in again. Emma bridges back and gets a 2 count. Emma tries to tag in Paige but Charlotte drags her back. Charlotte tries to drop an elbow but Emma moves. Both ladies make the tag. Paige lands a big short arm clothesline on Sasha. She follows that with a drop kick. She goes for the scorpion lock but Charlotte drop kicks her down. Emma comes in the ring, but Charlotte tosses her out. Sasha tags in Charlotte and hits her flipping modified RKO finisher for the victory.
Winners by Pinfall – Charlotte and Sasha Banks
Back on NXT, we are joined by WWE Superstar Tyson Kidd. He will be going one on one with Mason Ryan.
Tyson Kidd vs. Mason Ryan
Tyson tries a quick take down, but Ryan shoves him away. Tyson slides under and goes or a monkey flip, but Ryan shoves him away. Ryan picks Tyson up and hits a shoulder tackle in the corner. Mason picks Tyson up and slams him to the mat. He follows that with a leg drop for a 2 count. Tyson hits the ropes and lands a low drop kick to the leg followed by a enzeguri. Tyson now lands big boots to Mason. Tyson puts Mason on the middle rope and hits a slingshot leg drop for a 2 count. Tyson now locks in a front face lock. Mason fights to his feet and tosses Tyson to the apron. Tyson tries a spring board but Mason catches him and hits a gorilla press slam. Mason covers and gets a 2 count. Mason whips Tyson into the corner, but Tyson gets the boot up. Mason comes off the top with The Blockbuster and gets the 3 count.
Winner by Pinfall – Tyson Kidd
Renee interviews Tyson Kidd on the isle. She asks him how it feels to be back. Tyson says this is the rebirth of Tyson Kidd. He says NXT is the place to be. He says with more eyes on NXT than ever before, this is the best time to show his ability. He says he can brawl and fly with anyone. He will prove anybody wrong. He says this is the platform for the best opportunities.
Back on NXT, we are joined by Angelo Dawkins. He will be going one on one with Tyler Breeze.
Angelo Dawkins vs. Tyler Breeze
Both men lock up to start this match. Dawkins rolls up Breeze for a quick 1 count. Dawkins takes Breeze down, but Breeze gets back up and lands some hard right hands. Breeze hits a snapmare and lands a kick to the back for a 2 count. Breeze now locks in a rear chin lock. Dawkins fights back to his feet with a few back elbows. he hits an arm drag to get separation, but Breeze comes back with another big right hand. He now mounts Dawkins and lands more right hands. Breeze connects with The Beauty Shot and covers for the 3 count.
Winner by Pinfall – Tyler Breeze
We are now joined by Corey Graves. He will team up with the NXT Tag Team Champions The Ascension against the WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos and Sami Zayn. Corey Graves poses in the ring as we go to break.
Back on NXT, The Ascension make their way to the ring. The are followed by Sami Zayn, and lastly by the WWE Tag Team Champions, The Usos.
Corey Graves and The Ascension vs. Sami Zayn and The Usos
Jey Uso and Viktor start this match off. Viktor locks in a headlock and then hits the ropes with a shoulder tackle. Jey comes back with an uppercut and Viktor bails to his corner and tags in Corey Graves. Jey now tags in Sami Zayn. He gives chase to Graves and Graves tags in Konnor. Both men lock up, and Konner gains the advantage with a knee to the gut. He now tags in Graves, but Sami takes Graves down and lands some right hands. Graves tags in Viktor and Viktor lands a big kick to Zayn. Zayn comes back with a back elbow and a calf kick for a 1 count. Jimmy Uso tags in and hits a big chop on Viktor. Viktor gets thrown into the corner and Jey now tags in. The Usos hits a double elbow and Jey covers for a 2 count. Jey hits a big chop and tags Jimmy back in. Viktor grabs both Usos and does a double noggin knocker, but it has no effect and The Usos land a double uppercut to Viktor. Jimmy lands an upper cut followed by a flying shoulder tackle. Jimmy covers and gets a 2 count. Jey Uso now tags back in. Jey hits a quick headbutt and covers for another 2 count. Jey now locks in a shoulder lock. Sami Zayn now tags in. He comes off the top with an elbow. Sami lands some forearms and tags Jimmy Uso back in. Jimmy comes off the top with a double ax handle. He sets Viktor up in the corner. He charges but Viktor comes out quick and hits a clothesline. Konnor now tags back in. Konnor is all over Jimmy with big stomps. Konnor tosses Jimmy into the ropes and hits a big flap jack. Konnor clotheslines Jimmy over the top to the floor as we go to commercial.
Back on NXT, Viktor is in control of Jey Uso. Viktor tags in Konnor and Konnor eats a big uppercut by Jey. Konnor comes back with a big right hand and covers for a 2 count. Konnor now locks in a rear chin lock. Jey fights back to his feet but Konnor tosses him down and tags in Graves. Graves all over Jey with stomps. He picks Jey up and hits a front suplex. Graves hits the ropes and drops a fist for a 2 count. Graves now locks in a shoulder lock. He transitions over into a front face lock. Graves covers and gets a 2 count. Jey fights back to his feet, but Graves drags him to his corner and tags in Viktor. Viktor lands some big stomps and follows it with a chop. He lands another chop, but Jey returns the favor. Viktor gains the advantage back with an uppercut and chop combination. Viktor covers and gets a close 2 count. Viktor now locks in a rear chin lock. Jey fights back to his feet and lands some back elbows to get separation. He hits a belly to back suplex. Konnor gets tagged in and cuts Jey off. Jey hits a sunset flip or a 2 count and follows it with a big right hand. Konnor goes after Jey, but Jey tosses him to the outside. Konnor gets back in and grabs the leg of Jey. Jey kicks him away, but Viktor comes in and tries to cut him off. It doesn’t work and Jimmy gets the hot tag. Jimmy is on fire and hits a big kick to the gut of Viktor. He connects with a Samoan drop to both members of The Ascension. He hits a superkick and follows that with the rikishi splash in the corner. Graves tags in and tries to lock in Lucky 13, but Jimmy rolls him off for a 2 count. Sami tags in and hits a top rope cross body for a close 2 count. Sami charges Graves and hits a tilt a whirl powerbomb. He covers but The Ascension break it up. The Usos clothesline The Ascension over the top to the floor. Sami hits the big boot to the face of Graves. Jimmy Uso and Sami Zayn fly over the top to The Ascension on the floor. Jey tags in before the leap and hits the top rope splash on Corey Graves for the 3 count.
Winners by Pinfall – Sami Zayn and The Usos
Sami and The Usos celebrate with the NXT Universe, and The Ascension and Corey Graves back up the ramp as we go off the air.