Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, is here with your NXT Recap Edition.
This week's NXT took place at Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida. NXT World Tag Team Champions, Jason Jordan and Chad Gable faced John Skylar and Corey Hollis in a non-title tag team match. Japanese sensation, Shinsuke Nakamura battles Alex Riley in one on one action. Alexa Bliss battled Rachel Ellering in one on one women's division action. Rachel Ellering is the daughter of former Road Warriors manager Paul Ellering. In the main event, Finn Balor battled Elias Samson in one on one action.
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- Finn Balor Promo: Balor kicks off NXT inside the ring. Balor thanks the fans, talks about his feud with Samoa Joe and how Joe beat Balor for the NXT World Title a few weeks back. Elias Samson suddenly interrupts and makes his way to the ring singing a song. Samson gets in Balor's face and tells Balor that he's nothing without the title. Balor sends Samson to the floor with a Pele Kick and then tosses Samson's guitar at him.
- Backstage, Finn Balor says he's kicking Elias Samson's ass tonight.
Winners: Jason Jordan and Chad Gable, by pinfall.
Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Austin Aries is talking to NXT GM William Regal, when Wesley Blake and Buddy Murphy interrupt. Aries calls Blake and Murphy disrespectful. Regal announces that next week it'll be Blake and Murphy vs. Aries and a partner of his choice.
Winner: Alexa Bliss, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Bayley says she's almost ready for her rematch with Asuka. Nia Jax interrupts and says that when Nia lost to Bayley, Nia got stronger. When Bayley lost to Asuka, Bayley got weaker. Nia guarantees she could beat Bayley right now.
Winner: Finn Balor, by pinfall.