Dark match —
– Chelsea Green defeated Jessie Elaban
NXT TV taping spoilers —
– Triple H opened the tapings by informing us of Tommaso Ciampa’s neck injury and surgery.
Triple H said that the original plan was for him to announce Ciampa defending his title against Johnny Gargano for TakeOver: New York. As a result of Ciampa’s injury, a new NXT Champion will now be crowned at TakeOver.
There will be a fatal five-way match tonight to determine a number one contender to face Gargano in a two-out-of-three falls match for the vacant NXT title at TakeOver.
– Adam Cole defeated Ricochet, Aleister Black, Matt Riddle, and NXT North American Champion Velveteen Dream to advance to the NXT Championship match at TakeOver: New York
Absolutely incredible match — everyone was on top of their game here. Cole pinned Ricochet after a series of finishers were hit on everyone.
The Forgotten Sons attacked Ricochet and Black after the match.
– Punishment Martinez defeated Riddick Moss
Martinez got a decisive victory.
– Humberto Carrillo defeated Albert Hardie Jr. (ACH)
The debuting ACH fell to Carrillo’s handstand corner rebound splash. ACH went by his real name in the match.
– NXT Tag Team Champions War Raiders defeated an enhancement team
War Raiders called out for another team after.
– NXT Tag Team Champions War Raiders defeated Adrian Jaoude & Cezar Bononi
A stack-up double-team powerbomb won it for the War Raiders.
– Jaxson Ryker defeated Oney Lorcan
Ryker got the victory with a powerbomb.
– Kairi Sane vs. Bianca Belair ended in a no contest
The Horsewomen ran in and were followed by the rest of the locker room. Io Shirai stood tall after a corner moonsault onto the pile.
Shirai held the NXT Women’s Championship and pointed at Baszler.
– Raul Mendoza defeated Brennan Williams
Mendoza hit a 450 to win.
– Gargano and Cole took part in a face-to-face segment to build up their NXT Championship match at TakeOver.
– Aliyah & Vanessa Borne vs. Lacey Lane & Kacy Catanzaro ended in a no contest
The Horsewomen ran down and destroyed Catanzaro. Baszler choked her out.
– Matt Riddle defeated Kona Reeves
Velveteen Dream set up shop on the stage to watch the match. Riddle got the submission victory and then declared that he would see Dream at TakeOver: New York.
– Ricochet & Aleister Black defeated The Forgotten Sons (Wesley Blake & Steve Cutler) to win the 2019 Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic
The crowd was on fire for this match, with Ricochet hitting a 630 to win it. There was a confetti and fog celebration with the trophy in the ring after. War Raiders then made their way to the ring for a staredown. War Raiders will defend their NXT Tag Team titles against Ricochet & Black at TakeOver: New York.
After the Raiders left, Ricochet and Black informed us that this would be their final appearance at Full Sail — but they will always be NXT. Great match and emotional moment.
Dark Match: Chelsea Green def. Jessie.
As always, these matches can air in any order. This is the order in which things were filmed. It’s quite likely these will air in a different order than taped, save for the last episode.
– Triple H comes out and announces the NXT title is now vacant. Johnny Gargano will face the winner of a Fatal 5 Way at Takeover New York for the Vacant NXT Championship. The championship match will be 2 our of 3 Falls to ensure a winner.
– Adam Cole def. Ricochet, Velveteen Dream, Aleister Black, and Matt Riddle to earn an NXT Championship match at Takeover.
Post match: The Forgotten Sons attack Black and Ricochet.
– Punishment Martinez def. Riddick Moss.
– Humberto Carillo def. Albert Hardie Jr (ACH.)
– War Raiders win a squash.
Post match: War Raiders say William Regal has allowed them to make a statement to their opponents at Takeover. they say to bring out the next team.
– War Raiders def Adrian Jaoude and Cezar Bononi.
– Jaxson Ryker def. Oney Lorcan.
– Bianca Belair vs. Kairi Sane was a no contest after Shayna Baszler, Jessamyn Duke, and Marina Shafir interfered. The entire women’s locker room came to break it up. Io Shirai posed with the belt in the ring.
– Raul Mendoza def. Brennan Williams.
– Adam Cole recaps how he beat 4 other guys to get his shot. Cole says he has a million reasons he’s going to win the NXT Title in New York. Cole wants Gargano to face him. Gargano comes out and wants Cole to start listing those reasons Gargano says his tale ends when he wins the title. He calls himself Johnny Takeover. Cole calls Gargano “Johnny Participation”. Cole lists all of his accomplishments at Takeover. Gargano says he wasn’t offered the same red carpet treatment as Cole . Gargano says he had to fight for everything he earned in NXT. Cole leaves, but tells Gargano that the title match at Takeover won’t even definitive, it will be Undisputed.
– Lacey Lane and Kacy Catanzaro def. Vanessa Borne and Aliyah by dq qhen Shayna Baszler, Jessamyn Duke, and Marina Shafir attacked Lane. Catanzaro tried to fight off Baszler but was choked out.
– Matt Riddle def. Kona Reeves. During the match, Dream was rolled out to the stage on a purple sofa.
Post match: Dream announces that he’ll face Riddle at Takeover: New York.
– Dusty Rhodes Tag Classic Finals: Aleister Black and Ricochet def. The Forgotten Sons.
Post Match: Black and Ricochet talk to crowd, putting over their experience in NXT, indicating this was probably their final night at Full Sail. They thanked the fans for all of their support.
Current NXT Takeover Card:
– NXT Championship: Johnny Gargano vs. Adam Cole in a 2 out of 3 Falls match.
– NXT North American Championship: Velveteen Dream (c) vs. Matt Riddle.
– NXT Tag Team Championship: War Raiders (c) vs. Aleister Black and Ricochet.
– WWE UK Championship: Pete Dunne (c) vs. WALTER.
– It’s not entirely clear what the NXT Women’s championship match will be on the card. Nothing was announced to the crowd.
– NXT TV advertised rematch between Keith Lee and Dominik Dijakovic, but that was not filmed during this round of tapings.
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