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 Women's Champion Asuka and Bayley sign on the dotted line to meet at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn 2 for the title. The Authors of Pain battled Adrian Nails and Rob Ryzin. Andrade Cien Almas battled Angelo Dawkins. Almas finds out who his opponent is for NXT Takeover: Brooklyn 2. Billie Kay battled Liv Morgan. Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano battled Tucker Knight and Patrick Clark. Main event time saw NXT World Champion Samoa Joe battle Mojo Rawley in a non-title match.
*** NXT ***
Winners: The Authors Of Pain, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Shinsuke Nakamura lets Samoa Joe know that he isn't hard to find.
Winner: Andrade Cien Almas, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Austin Aries confronts NXT GM William Regal and says Takeover wouldn't be special unless Aries has an opponent. Regal gives Aries a man that he's been ducking, No Way Jose. Aries says he wasn't ducking him he was ignoring him, but he'll destroy him at Takeover.
Winner: Billie Kay, by pinfall.
- Backstage, NXT GM William Regal asks Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano if them fighting each other in the Cruiserweight Classic will affect them as a team. Before they can answer Regal gives them an NXT World Tag Team Championship Match at Takeover against The Revival.
Winners: Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano, by pinfall.
- Backstage, Mojo Rawley says he is going to bring the fight to Samoa Joe.
Winner: Samoa Joe, by submission.