WWE presents: NXT – Full Sail University – Winter Park, Florida – Wednesday, August 2, 2017
After crushing all the rivals since his arrival, the unbeaten Aleister Black needs more and more of a rival of the same category, something that could find tonight.
In addition, Johnny Gargano will return to the ring for the first time since Tommaso Ciampa betrayed him and injured in NXT TakeOver: Chicago.
Johnny Wrestling makes his entrance! #DIY still appears on the screen, but he makes sure that his music theme is instantly renewed. His rival comes straight from Mexico and the Cruiserweight Classic.
1- Johnny Gargano Vs. Raul Mendoza
Gargano dominates flush with canvas, but Mendoza accelerates the pace and starts a quick exchange that results in a kick to the head for the Latin.
Enzuigiri of Mendoza! Mendoza maintains a fast pace and his rival fails to respond to Gargano’s spear between the ropes! It seems that Gargano has the fight won with a lariat, but Mendoza does not give up and connects another enzyme.
Mendoza launches from the ropes Gargano catches him in a chiken wing crossface! Mendoza surrenders!
After their confrontation last week, it is confirmed that The Authors of Pain will defend against SAnitY at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn III.
Paul Ellering appears on screen along with its Authors. The legendary manager says that in Broklyn they will write another chapter of their book and SAnitY must prepare because the monsters are real.
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Asuka, the undefeated NXT Champion, arrives in the ring. The queen takes the microphone to say that she has already beaten Ember Moon and will beat her again, because she is not ready for Asuka Ember Moon makes her entrance!
Ember claims to be ready to face her and believes that Asuka also knows, and that’s why she’s afraid.
“The truth is, Asuka is not ready for Ember Moon.”
The Champion seems to take things easy and offers her a handshake Asuka withdraws her hand before Ember responds! Asuka gives Ember a slap!
The rivals start a fight, but it is the Empress of Tomorrow who dominates and throws Ember out of the ring. Asuka celebrates, as confident as ever Ember surprises her with an Eclipse!
Bobby Roode offers a small interview behind the scenes. The NXT Champion says that Roderick Strong played the lottery with him and lost, but even if he wants to try again, he does not belong to NXT.
As for Drew McIntyre, he does not think he’s the new man he claims to be. However, it will give him a chance to prove it in a confrontation next week ! Roderick Strong is heading for Roode! The NXT cast slows him down!
Roode flees and who arrives is William Regal has to impose the order. Strong says he needs to avenge offenses against his family, but Regal tells him that the fight for Brooklyn is already settled and there is nothing that can be done.
It is announced that Street Profits will debut next week.
Now we have in action one of the biggest promises of the women’s division, a former MMA fighter.
2- Sonya Deville Vs. Jenna Van Bemel
Sonya has fun showing his speed to his rival, and even crosses his arms to give him the opportunity! Tremendous clothesline of Deville!
Jenna punches her against the ropes, but it only infuriates Deville. Jenna tries to take advantage of her size advantage, but Sonya’s arsenal surprises her . Triangle armbar from nowhere! Deville wins!
Kayla Braxton interviews Hideo Itami behind the scenes and asks her about her recent attitude change. The Japanese say that no one gives him the respect he deserves, not even Kassius Ohno, and that’s why he will not respect anyone either.
Hideo begins to speak in Japanese, but Kayla interrupts to tell him that they must return to the ring. This offends Itami, who invades the ring to demand the respect he believes he deserves.
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Aleister Black makes his entrance! The presence of the Dutchman seems to intimidate Hideo, but everything is a trap to attack him from the back Black Mass out of nowhere! Hideo is knocked out in an instant!
It is announced that next week No Way Jose will fight with Andrade “Cien” Almas, who will be accompanied by Selena Vega.
Aleister Black remains in the ring, ready to fight in the star of the night and his rival will be Kyle O’Reilly! Another ex-ROH debuts at NXT! The public is excited.
3- Aleister Black vs. Kyle O’Reilly
O’Reilly takes the offensive, but Black has a strong defense. Lots of kickboxing in the early stages.
The encounter falls to the canvas, where O’Reilly shines its key, although Black is not left behind. The debutante tries to initiate a series of blows, but Black reads its movements and it demolishes with a leg swip.
Aleister’s kicks put O’Reilly in a pinch, but he finally manages to respond with a series of blows and kicks to the leg! Black despairs and slaps him until the padlock breaks. O’Reilly dominates flush with canvas and Black barely responds.
Black initiates an exchange of kicks, but the debutante returns to take it to the canvas.
The punishment infiltrated Black, who manages to temporarily corner his opponent and connect a couple of good kicks. However, O’Rilley soon regains control and trapped him in a new lock.
Aleister is released and launches with a springboard moonsault Black covers: 1,2 and no! Black prepares the Black Mass! O’Reilly catches his leg in a lock!
Black can not decipher the style of O’Reilly, which combines his version of strong style and an incredible key.
Tremendous exchange of kicks and both are exhausted. Every wrestler puts it all in every hit O’Reilly’s Ax Kick! Black Mass out of nowhere! Black covers: 1, 2 and 3!
Aleister Black has demonstrated tonight that he has everything to be the new face of NXT, but the cast is increasingly competitive in each of the divisions with the constant arrivals of the independent circuit.