Posts filed under "NXT News"

NXT TakeOver: San Antonio Lineup: Two New Matches Added

Posted by Matt Boone January 19, 2017 0 Comment

Following this week’s episode of NXT TV on the WWE Network, new matches are now official for the upcoming NXT TakeOver: San Antonio special. Added to the first NXT TakeOver special of 2017 this week were single matches pitting Tye Dillinger vs. Eric Young and Andrade “Cien” Almas vs. Roderick Strong. With those matches now […]

Updated NXT TakeOver: San Antonio Lineup: New Title Match Added

Posted by Matt Boone January 14, 2017 0 Comment

Following this week’s episode of NXT TV, a new title match is now official for this month’s NXT TakeOver: San Antonio live special on the WWE Network. Officially added to the live special, which takes place during WWE Royal Rumble weekend, is a NXT Women’s Championship bout with Asuka defending against Billie Kay, Peyton Royce […]

Callihan Talks About His WWE Departure, Success He’s Enjoyed Since Leaving

Posted by Matt Boone January 14, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT star Sami Callihan (Solomon Crowe) appeared as a guest on a recent episode of Sean Waltman’s 1.2.360 Podcast. During his appearance on the show, Callihan spoke about parting ways with WWE and the success he has enjoyed since doing so. Below are some of the highlights from Callihan’s appearance on the show. On […]

NXT TV Preview (1/11): DIY vs. The Revival For NXT Tag-Team Titles

Posted by Matt Boone January 11, 2017 0 Comment

It's a REMATCH for the #NXTTagTeamTitles TONIGHT as @ScottDawsonWWE & @DashWilderWWE challenge @JohnnyGargano & @ProjectCiampa on @WWENXT! pic.twitter.com/Ci5qfAR5PH — WWE (@WWE) January 11, 2017 On tonight’s episode of NXT TV on the WWE Network, rivals DIY and The Revival will do battle in the featured match of the evening — with the NXT World Tag-Team […]

Tommy End Debuts New Character At NXT Ocala (Photos), Explains Name Change

Posted by Matt Boone January 9, 2017 0 Comment

NXT star Tommy End switched things up a bit at the NXT live event in Ocala, Florida on Saturday evening. End came out with a new gimmick at the show, as seen in the photos via @JJWilliamsWON below, defeating Elias Samson in singles competition. After the show, End, now working under the name Aleister Black, […]

Photos: Kassius Ohno Makes NXT In-Ring Return

Posted by Matt Boone January 9, 2017 0 Comment

As noted, former NXT star Kassius Ohno (Chris Hero) returned at the NXT television tapings at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida this past Thursday, confronting NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura in the ring after a match. Ohno himself returned to competition inside the squared circle the next evening, as he defeated Andrade “Cien” […]

*Spoilers* NXT TV Taping Results (1/11, 1/18 & 1/25)

Posted by Matt Boone January 8, 2017 0 Comment

On Thursday, WWE held their first set of NXT television tapings for the New Year, with the next three episodes of NXT on the WWE Network taped before a live crowd at their home base, Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Below are spoiler results from the taping, which takes fans through all of […]

NXT TakeOver: San Antonio Lineup: New Matches Added

Posted by Matt Boone January 6, 2017 0 Comment

New matches announced for this month’s NXT TakeOver: San Antonio special.

Video: Kassius Ohno Confronts Shinsuke Nakamura In NXT Return, HHH Comments

Posted by Matt Boone January 6, 2017 2 Comments

Kassius Ohno turns up at NXT taping, confronts Shinsuke Nakamura — Video of the segment.

Former NXT Star On Working With CM Punk In The Past: “We Were Idiots”

Posted by Matt Boone January 2, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT star Chris Hero recently appeared as a guest on “The Kevin Gill Show” podcast. During the interview, Hero, who worked in NXT as Kassius Ohno, spoke about his past relationship with former WWE Superstar turned UFC/MMA hopeful Phil “CM Punk” Brooks. “Our very first match, because we were idiots and didn’t know how […]

Ricochet Talks Meeting With Triple H & William Regal, Wanting To Work In NXT

Posted by Matt Boone December 30, 2016 0 Comment

Talented independent wrestler and international star Ricochet was featured in SI.com’s Extra Mustard blog “Five Questions With …” feature this week. During their discussion, Ricochet spoke about meeting with Triple H and William Regal in the past and his hope of working with WWE and/or NXT in the future. “I would love to be Intercontinental […]

NXT Bouts Come In First & Second In WWE’s List Of Top 25 Matches Of 2016

Posted by Matt Boone December 30, 2016 2 Comments

This week, WWE released their list of the best 25 matches of 2016. Featured below is the complete list, which saw NXT matches coming in the number one and two spots. 25. Triple H vs. Dean Ambrose — WWE Championship Match (WWE Roadblock) 24. Team Raw (Kevin Owens, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho, Seth Rollins & […]

Two-Hour NXT Japan Special To Air On WWE Network On Wednesday

Posted by Matt Boone December 25, 2016 0 Comment

Next Wednesday night’s episode of NXT TV will feature a special look back at the promotion’s recent trip to “The Land of the Rising Sun.” NXT TV next week will be a two-hour special with matches and other footage from the special NXT event held in Osaka, Japan earlier this month. The following matches will […]

Bayley On Her WWE Debut, Differences Between NXT & WWE’s Main Roster

Posted by Matt Boone December 23, 2016 0 Comment

Former NXT Women’s Champion Bayley recently spoke with the Total Wrestling Magazine publication out of the United Kingdom for an in-depth interview. Regarding her WWE debut and teaming with Sasha Banks to take on the duo of Dana Brooke and Charlotte Flair, Bayley stated that it was incredible. “It was incredible. I was trying to […]

Nakamura vs. Roode Title Match To Headline NXT TakeOver: San Antonio

Posted by Matt Boone December 22, 2016 0 Comment

Bobby Roode earns right to face Nakamura for the NXT Title in San Antonio on Jan. 28.