Posts tagged with "Shinsuke Nakamura"

AJ Styles Responds To Shinsuke Nakamura’s Comments About WrestleMania 33

Posted by Matt Boone February 21, 2017 1 Comment

As noted, NXT star Shinsuke Nakamura spoke with Chris Charlton, author of “Lions Pride,” for a recent interview and named AJ Styles as the man he would like to face at this year’s WrestleMania. “If the [WrestleMania] opportunity presented itself, I want to do it,” said Nakamura. “AJ [Styles] doesn’t have an opponent yet, I’d […]

Shinsuke Nakamura Says He Wants AJ Styles At WrestleMania 33

Posted by Matt Boone February 21, 2017 0 Comment

Well, it looks like Shinsuke Nakamura has interest in a specific opponent for WrestleMania 33. Chris Charlton, author of “Lions Pride,” translated a portion of his recent interview with the Japanese wrestling star where he mentioned AJ Styles as the man he would like to see standing across from him during WrestleMania 33 weekend. “If […]

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.

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.

NXT Preview For Tonight (12/21): Fatal 4 Way No. 1 Contender Match

Posted by Matt Boone December 21, 2016 0 Comment

NXT returns tonight on the WWE Network with the latest show from WWE’s secondary brand. Tonight’s show will determine the new number one contender to the NXT World Championship, as Bobby Roode, Tye Dillinger, Andrade Almas and Roderick Strong will compete in a Fatal 4 Way match to decide Shinsuke Nakamura’s next title challenger. Other […]

No. 1 Contender Match For NXT TakeOver Event Announced

Posted by Matt Boone December 15, 2016 0 Comment

Big match set for next week’s episode of NXT TV.

NXT Announces Qualifying Matches To Determine New #1 Contender To World Title

Posted by Matt Boone December 8, 2016 0 Comment

On Wednesday, WWE took to social media to announce four qualifying matches to crown the new number one contender to the NXT World Championship. Announced by NXT General Manager William Regal are the following four matches, which begin at next Wednesday’s episode of NXT TV. The winners of the matches will compete in a Fatal […]

Videos: Technical Issues With Nakamura-Joe Steel Cage Match In Australia

Posted by Matt Boone December 8, 2016 0 Comment

@SamoaJoe and @ShinsukeN are in a WAR inside a STEEL CAGE for the #NXTChampionship at #NXTMelbourne! — WWE (@WWE) December 8, 2016 At the NXT live event “Down Under” on Thursday, WWE’s production crew experienced some issues lowering the steel cage for the main event between Shinsuke Nakamura and Samoa Joe. Featured above are […]

NXT TV Preview: Joe-Nakamura Title Match From Japan

Posted by Matt Boone December 7, 2016 0 Comment

Preview for tonight’s episode of NXT TV featuring Joe-Nakamura for the NXT Title.

WWE Announces Joe-Nakamura 3 For The Title For First-Ever NXT Event In Osaka, Japan

Posted by Matt Boone November 24, 2016 0 Comment

On the eve of Thanksgiving in the United States, WWE took to their social media channels to announce the third high-profile championship showdown between Samoa Joe and Shinsuke Nakamura. As seen in the tweet WWE issued on Wednesday, a rematch from Saturday’s NXT TakeOver: Toronto event between Joe and Nakamura for the NXT Championship will […]

Videos: Samoa Joe On Making NXT History, Nakamura Emotional After Losing Title

Posted by Matt Boone November 21, 2016 0 Comment

"I will never give up, until I have what I have deemed PREORDAINED… and that is the @WWENXT Championship! – @SamoaJoe #NXTakeOver — WWE (@WWE) November 20, 2016 Following the conclusion of Saturday night’s NXT TakeOver: Toronto live WWE Network special, WWE caught up with the new NXT World Champion Samoa Joe and the […]

Photo: Aries’ Eye Looks Horrendous 24 Hours After Botched Nakamura Kick

Posted by Matt Boone October 28, 2016 5 Comments

Austin Aries took to social media on Thursday to show off the aftermath of the stiff kick he took from Shinsuke Nakamura at the NXT live event in Fresno, California this past Wednesday. For those who missed it, Aries ate a stiff, accidental kick from the NXT Champion, effectively ending the evening’s main event dead […]

Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Samoa Joe Set As NXT TakeOver: Toronto Main Event

Posted by Matt Boone October 13, 2016 0 Comment

NXT GM William Regal announces the official main event of NXT TakeOver: Toronto.

Shinsuke Nakamura On Not Being A WWE Fan Growing Up, Samoa Joe & More

Posted by Matt Boone September 25, 2016 0 Comment

NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura recently spoke with Channel Guide Magazine about watching wrestling in Japan as a child, not being familiar with the WWE product and more. Regarding his familiarity with the WWE product as a kid, Nakamura explained that Japan had a huge wrestling culture when he was growing up, so he didn’t see […]

Nakamura’s Awesome TakeOver Entrance (Video), Balor/Noam Dar, WWE Top 10

Posted by Matt Boone August 21, 2016 0 Comment

– Featured above is Shinsuke Nakamura’s awesome ring entrance from Saturday night’s NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn II live special on the WWE Network. Nakamura would go on to defeat Samoa Joe to win his first NXT Championship in the main event of the evening. – WWE posted the following video on their official Twitter page on […]