The saying, “So easy a child could do it,” should be updated for today’s technology age to, “So easy your parents could do it.”
WWE NXT Results:
Danny Burch & Oney Lorcan def. Timothy Thatcher & Tommaso Ciampa
Roderick Strong is in the ring and he calls out Adam Cole over his actions from last week. Cole doesn’t come out and Finn Balor comes out instead. He tells Strong that Cole won’t come out and says that he will face Adam Cole next week and it will be for the NXT Championship. Balor tells Strong that he will only be a follower because he is not strong enough to be a leader and Strong attacks him. A scuffle ensues and referees and officials separate the two.
The Way’s therapy session is aired and Johnny and Candice talk about how Austin was kidnapped. Theory continues to deny he was kidnapped and says he was on vacation with Lumis. Gargano and Candice try to say he was kidnapped and the therapist asks him about it. He continues to say how he wasn’t kidnapped. Johnny then snatches a notepad from Indi and it shows her writing “Mrs. Indi Wrestling Lumis” and Johnny is irate about it. The therapist tries to analyze Johnny and he takes offense to it. The therapist tells Johnny to get out and he leaves the room as the therapist slams the door on him.
Cameron Grimes is backstage and he tries to talk a member of the staff to do something for him. William Regal comes by and informs him that a lawsuit may happen based on what he did last week. Grimes says he can pay it and Regal tells him it is not his concern. Regal then tells Grimes he will face Bronson Reed tonight and Grimes continues to try and bribe Regal but he has already left.
Ember Moon def. Aliyah
Timothy Thatcher and Tommaso Ciampa are interviewed over Imperium being around Thatcher. Thatcher and Ciampa talk about how they were a part of Thatcher’s past and Ciampa says that is all it is now. They both them leave into a room together.
A recap package of Toni Storm and Io Shirai’s feud is played. Io and Toni both talk about their long standing feud and how both are ready to beat the other next week. Io feels ready to beat Toni and Toni is ready to dethrone Io.
Shayna Baszler & Nia Jax def. Dakota Kai & Raquel Gonzalez to retain the Women’s Tag Team Titles
The Way are shown in therapy and they continue to talk about what Theory went through with Lumis. Candice is looking down at her phone and the therapist questions if Johnny is texting her. The therapist catches Johnny and then kicks out Candice and Indi. She then asks Theory what really happened and we are left waiting until the next segment airs.
Isaiah “Swerve” Scott is in a recording studio and he is checking out some music he is making. He talks about NXT and how the CWC is his house. He talks about how he is different than anybody else is NXT.
LA Knight makes his way out to the ring to make his proper NXT debut. Knight talks about how he has been waiting for this moment and he isn’t out there to talk dreams, he is there to talk about business. He says he is there to kick butt and how he is better than Tom Brady. He says he will be the guy to set trends in NXT and starts listing members of the NXT roster. He wants whoever wants a piece of him and how he will get the job done since he is the last of a dying breed. He continues to talk about how good he is and how it is a fact.
Cameron Grimes def. Bronson Reed
William Regal and Adam Pearce are shown in the conference room having a back and forth over what happened earlier.
Kayden Carter is interviewed backstage and she talks about how she wants payback for what Xia Li did to Kacy Catanzaro last week. She will not hesitate against her and is ready to take it to her next week.
A recap of the Escobar/Kross match from last week is played. Kross and Scarlett provide a voice over on it and talk about how Escobar’s time was up.
NXT returns to the therapy session and Theory talks to the therapist about his time with Lumis. He continues to talk about how Lumis is a nice guy and the therapist tells him why Lumis let him go. She tells him that Lumis could not wait to get rid of him and did not like the things he was doing. Theory runs off crying and the Way come in asking what happened. Johnny then pays the therapist and says she did a good job.
Ever-Rise are in the ring for a match against Breezango but Breezango are attacked by Joaquin Wilde and Raul Mendoza. Ever-Rise escape them but are attacked by Santos Escobar. Santos gets on the mic and says that the events from last week do not make him week. He brags about the attack and how that will await anybody who thinks that.
A preview package for the Cole/Balor title match for next week is played.
William Regal is interviewed backstage over what happened earlier in the night and he says that he will make an important announcement next week that will change the landscape of NXT.
Finn Balor def. Roderick Strong. Adam Cole appears on the entrance ramp after the match and the two stare each other down from a distance.