NXT News

Women’s Dusty Rhodes Classic Brackets Announced

WWE has announced the brackets for the first-ever edition of the Women's Dusty Rhodes Classic. The brackets for the 8-team single-elimination tournament were revealed today on WWE's The Bump. All 3 of the recently signed wrestlers to WWE will be in the tournament. Left side of the bracket: Candice LeRae...

WWE Announces 3 New Signings Including Priscilla Kelly

WWE has officially announced they have signed 3 new wrestlers to its roster. The company announced the new signings on the WWE NXT Twitter account. Priscilla Kelly, Lacey Ryan, and Elayna Black will all receive new ring names now that they are members of the roster. https://twitter.com/WWENXT/status/1351924500221333509 Gigi Dolin (Priscilla...

Adam Cole Says NXT Is The Main Roster, “No Debate. End Of Story.”

Adam Cole is the latest NXT star to declare that WWE's 'black and gold' brand is on par with Raw and SmackDown. The former NXT Champion commented on Undisputed Era and the NXT brand on social media late Saturday night. Cole is the leader of Undisputed Era, the faction also...

Bully Ray: “AEW Has Glaring Issues That NXT Doesn’t”

WWE Hall of Famer and co-host of Busted Open Radio Bully Ray recently discussed the ongoing 'Wednesday Night War' between AEW and NXT. For many months AEW has been beating NXT in the rating; with this past week seeing a gulf in difference, particularly in the 18-49 demographic. Bully Ray...

Sha Samuels Announces Signing To NXT UK

Indie star Sha Samuels made his on-screen in-ring debut for the NXT UK brand during this week's episode of their weekly show on WWE Network. The heavyweight star was built as Ed Harvey and he competed in a match against Joe Coffey. Unfortunately for the new NXT star, Coffey emerged...

AEW Tops NXT Ratings (1/13), Trump Impeachment Coverage Dominates

TV ratings are in for Wednesday's AEW Dynamite and NXT TV. Dynamite scored a decisive win over NXT with New Year's Smash (Night 2). Here's the breakdown, courtesy of ShowbuzzDaily: AEW: 762,000 viewers, 0.30 Rating (A18-49), 31st on cableNXT: 551,000 viewers, 0.14 Rating (A18-49), 70th on cable Both shows were impacted...

MSK, Formerly The Rascalz, Debut In NXT (Video)

MSK has arrived in NXT. The tag team formerly known as The Rascalz made their in ring debuts on Wednesday's NXT TV. Earlier in the day, WWE released the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament brackets. Among the 16 teams listed was MSK, a team that we had yet...

New NXT Tag Team ‘MSK’ To Debut In Dusty Rhodes Classic Tournament

A new tag team named "MSK" will debut for NXT in the upcoming Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournament. SEScoops readers know that WWE recently filed to trademark the name MSK. On Wednesday, WWE released the complete Dusty Classic tournament brackets. Among the 16 teams included in the tournament: MSK. According...

NXT Preview: Gargano & LaRae In Action, Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Kicks Off

WWE returns to the Capitol Wrestling Center tonight with an all-new episode of NXT on the USA Network. NXT will feature the start of the 2021 Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament. First Round matches scheduled for tonight's broadcast include: Adam Cole & Roderick Strong of the Unisputed Era vs. BreezangoGrizzled...

Jim Cornette Says That Johnny Gargano Should Be a Coach, Not An On-Screen Performer

Former NWA commentator and outspoken pro wrestling personality Jim Cornette recently discussed Johnny Gargano and his role on NXT television. Cornette was reviewing the most recent episode of NXT during the Drive Thru podcast. During the show, Cornette would make some comments towards Gargano and his wife Candice LaRae. Jim...

Ridge Holland Provides Update On His Recovery

WWE NXT Superstar Ridge Holland has made his first comments since being put out of the action due to a leg injury he suffered during the October 7 episode of NXT last month. The heavyweight star was recently interviewed by Alex McCarthy of Talk Sport where he opened up about...

Finn Balor Explains Why Returning To NXT Was The Right Choice

NXT Champion Finn Balor returned to the black-and-gold brand back in late 2019 following a main roster run. In a recent interview with Digital Spy, Balor revealed how it's a decision he doesn't regret. According to Balor, the sheer wealth of talented Superstars he's been able to compete against is...

Finn Balor Talks Working With Triple H & Shawn Michaels in NXT

WWE NXT Champion Finn Balor was recently interviewed by Vicente Beltran of the ViBe & Wrestling podcast. The Irish Superstar would discuss a number of topics during his time on the show, including working with Triple H and Shawn Michaels in the 'developmental' brand. "For me? I feel very fortunate...

Ben Carter Debuts In NXT UK: Post-Match Interview, Praise From Triple H & HBK

High-flyer Ben Carter made his long awaited WWE debut on Thursday's episode of the NXT UK show on the WWE Network. Carter had an impressive showing in a losing effort against Cruiserweight Champion Jordan Devlin. The match was a showcase for Carter, who received praise afterwards from wrestling fans...

Xia Li Returns At NXT New Year’s Evil, Sasha Banks Reacts

Xia Li made her long awaited in-ring return to NXT television at New Year's Evil. In recent weeks, we've seen vignettes showing Xia Li and Boa appearing to be under the control of a mysterious organization. Several vignettes have aired featured both of them being "punished for their failures." Wednesday...