Kairi Sane Earns NXT Women’s Title Shot At Takeover, Baszler Reacts To Loss

– Tonight’s episode of NXT on the WWE Network will feature WWE United Kingdom Champion Pete Dunne in action against Wolfgang, Ruby Riot and a mystery partner vs. Peyton Royce and Billie Kay and The Street Profits vs. The Ealy Brothers. We’ll also get an update on what’s next for Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish.

– Shayna Baszler spoke to Cathy Kelley after her loss to Kairi Sane in the finals of The Mae Young Classic. Baszler says Sane they fought fair & square but Sane won. Baszler admits the night wasn’t her night – she could make excuses about an injury but at the end of the night, Sane won and she had to give it to her.

She also talks about being greeted by SmackDown Women’s Champion Natalya after the win, saying it’s a good reminder that coming into WWE she does have friends.

– After winning the Mae Young Classic tournament, Kairi Sane has earned a shot to compete for the vacant NXT Women’s Title at “Takeover: Houston” on Saturday, November 18th. No word yet on who her opponent will be.

Backstage after her win, Cathy Kelley asks Sane about the big match. Sane says she is very surprised but very excited about the opportunity. She wants to be the next NXT Women’s Champion and will do her best to make it happen.