Io Shirai Addressed The Crowd
Io Shirai came down to the ring to a chorus of boos from the NXT crowd. Shirai stood in the ring as the crowd chanted “Io sucks!”. Io said that she doesn’t need any friends and that she doesn’t need any of them. Shirai dropped the microphone and left the ring as the crowd loudly booed.
Velveteen Dream Dissed Roderick Strong
NXT North American Champion Velveteen Dream held a press conference and was asked about Roderick Strong calling him out. Dream claimed that Roderick Strong got lucky a few weeks ago and is not ready to experience the Dream one on one.
Damian Priest Dominated
Damian Priest squared off against Blanco Loco tonight on NXT. Priest dominated the match and leveled Blanco with a massive Clothesline. Damian connected with the Cyclone Kick and followed it up with the Reckoning Neckbreaker for the pinfall victory.
Jordan Myles Advanced In The NXT Breakout Tournament
Jordan Myles faced Boa tonight in the NXT Breakout Tournament. Boa started off in control and applied a Headlock in the middle of the ring. Myles escaped and leveled Boa with a Dropkick to the face.
Boa connected with a kick to the face that knocked Myles to the canvas. Boa planted Myles with a Suplex and went for the cover but Jordan was able to kick out at two. Myles hit a flurry of kicks and followed it up with the 450 Splash for the pinfall victory. Jordan Myles has advanced to the second round of the NXT Breakout Tournament.
Street Profits Retained The NXT Tag Team Championships
Street Profits put their NXT Tag Team Championships on the line against Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch in the main event of this week’s episode of NXT. Montez Ford and Oney Lorcan start off the match by locking up in the middle of the ring.
Dawkins quickly tagged in and leveled Oney with a shoulder tackle. Street Profits tagged in and hit a Double Flapjack on both Burch and Lorcan. Danny and Oney rolled out of the ring to regroup for a moment before making there way back to the apron.
Burch and Dawkins went to shake hands but Danny opted to boot Angelo in the midsection instead. Burch hit Dawkins with a Dropkick and followed it up with a Russian Leg Sweep for a near fall.
Ford tagged in and planted Lorcan with an Alabama Slam. Montez followed it up with a Standing Moonsault on Burch for a near fall. Burch tagged in and hit Ford with a Clothesline for a two count. Dawkins hit Burch with a Spinebuster and Ford followed it up with a Frog Splash off of the top rope. Angelo then covered Danny Burch and the Street Profits retained the NXT Tag Team Championships.
After the match, Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly came down to the entrance ramp and had a staredown with Street Profits to close the show.
It was announced that Adam Cole will defend his NXT Championship on next week’s episode. Apollo Crews will also face Kushida next week.