Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE brings you the NXT Takeover: San Antonio recap.
WWE kicked off Royal Rumble Weekend with the first stop on the tour, with NXT. NXT Takeover: San Antonio took place at the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas. NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura defended his title against Bobby Roode. NXT World Tag Team Champions #DIY defended their titles against The Authors of Pain. NXT Women's Champion Asuka defended her title in a Fatal Four Way Match against Nikki Cross, Peyton Royce and Billie Kay. "Perfect Ten" Tye Dillinger battled the leader of SAnitY Eric Young in a one on one match. Roderick Strong battled Andrade "Cien" Almas in a one on one match.
NXT announces its 2016 year end awards on tonights Pre-Show before the pay per view kicks off.
- NXT Breakout Star of the Year goes to Peyton Royce and Billie Kay. Peyton and Billie accept their award and promise that they are winning the NXT Women's Championship tonight together.
- NXT Match of the Year goes to #DIY vs. The Revival from NXT Takeover: Toronto.
- NXT Tag Team of the Year goes to The Revival. The Revival state that they will be watching tonight's #DIY vs. The Authors of Pain match and will be coming for their tag team titles next.
- Backstage, Bobby Roode promises that he will be walking out of San Antonio tonight as the new NXT World Champion and it'll be GLORIOUS.
- Ember Moon states that she wants Asuka to retain the NXT Women's Championship tonight so she can be the one to defeat her for it.
- Backstage, #DIY talks about winning the NXT Match of the Year Award and state that they are retaining their NXT World Tag Team Championship tonight.
- NXT Female Competitor of the Year goes to Asuka. Peyton Royce and Billie Kay interrupt, state that there was a mistake in the voting and take Asuka's award.
- NXT Male Competitor of the Year goes to Shinsuke Nakamura.
- NXT Best Competitor of the Year goes to Shinsuke Nakamura.
** NXT Takeover: San Antonio **
Winner: Eric Young, by pinfall.
- Samoa Joe is shown sitting in the crowd watching tonight's pay per view.
Winner: Roderick Strong, by pinfall.
Winners: The Authors of Pain, by pinfall, to win the NXT World Tag Team Championship.
Winner: Asuka, by pinfall, to retain the NXT Women's Championship.
Winner: Bobby Roode, by pinfall, to win the NXT World Championship.