Posts tagged with "Shinsuke Nakamura"

Minor Spoilers: NXT Farewell For Shinsuke Nakamura To Air Next Week (Photos)

Posted by Scott Lazara April 6, 2017 0 Comment

WWE holds special NXT Farewell send-off for Shinsuke Nakamura at TV tapings.

Videos & Photos: Shinsuke Nakamura Beats Ziggler In Post-SD! Live Dark Match

Posted by Matt Boone April 5, 2017 0 Comment

While he made his WWE main roster debut at Tuesday night’s post-WrestleMania 33 episode of SmackDown Live, former NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura didn’t utter a single word, let alone compete in a match of any kind. The fans who were in town for what was essentially the final day of a long stretch of […]

Video: Shinsuke Nakamura Makes SmackDown Live Debut

Posted by Scott Lazara April 5, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura makes SmackDown Live debut.

Video: Shinsuke Nakamura’s Possible Final NXT Entrance At TakeOver: Orlando

Posted by Matt Boone April 2, 2017 0 Comment

At the NXT TakeOver: Orlando live WWE Network special on Saturday night, fans inside the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida may have witnessed the final ring entrance of the popular Japanese pro wrestling superstar. As noted, Nakamura addressed the crowd after his loss to reigning NXT World Champion Bobby Roode in the main event of […]

Videos: Nakamura Bids NXT Fans Farewell After NXT TakeOver: Orlando?

Posted by Matt Boone April 2, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura spoke to the fans in attendance inside Amway Center in Orlando, Florida following Saturday night’s main event at NXT TakeOver: Orlando. Nakamura, who lost to reigning NXT World Champion Bobby Roode at the WWE Network special this weekend, addressed the fans in what many took as his potential “farewell” […]

Shinsuke Nakamura Reveals The Reason Why He Signed With WWE

Posted by Matt Boone April 1, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura recently spoke with Yahoo! Sports to promote his title match against NXT World Champion Bobby Roode at tonight’s NXT TakeOver: Orlando special. During the interview, Nakamura revealed the feeling of accomplishing everything during his noted career in Japan as the reason why he decided to come to WWE. “I […]

Shinsuke Nakamura Explains Why He Prefers SmackDown Live Over RAW

Posted by Matt Boone March 30, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura was recently interviewed by CBS Sports to promote this Saturday’s NXT TakeOver: Orlando special. During the discussion, Nakamura was asked whether he prefers to be drafted to the RAW or SmackDown Live brand whenever he is called up to the WWE main roster. “I want to be on SmackDown […]

Shinsuke Nakamura Talks Not Originally Liking His NXT Theme, WrestleMania

Posted by Matt Boone March 29, 2017 0 Comment

Former NXT Champion Shinsuke Nakamura recently spoke with ESPN to promote his match with Bobby Roode for the NXT Title at this Saturday’s NXT TakeOver: Orlando live special on the WWE Network. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On not initially liking his NXT entrance music: “Before my debut, WWE sent me […]

Shinsuke Nakamura Announces He Will Be Part Of Upcoming NXT U.K. Tour

Posted by Matt Boone March 20, 2017 0 Comment

Shinsuke Nakamura has been added to the upcoming NXT Tour of the United Kingdom, despite recent speculation stemming from the fact that the former NXT Champion was not pictured on the official promotional poster for the tour. On Monday afternoon, Nakamura revealed the fact that he has been added to the NXT U.K. Tour via […]

Finn Balor Returns, Joined By Shinsuke Nakamura At NXT Taping

Posted by Matt Boone February 23, 2017 0 Comment

Finn Balor returns at Tuesday night’s NXT TV taping.

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 […]