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We start this week's show with a video recap of Kassius Ohno's recent actions against Richie Steamboat. The theme plays and we go to the crowd chanting "NXT." Richie Steamboat will face Kassius Ohno in the main event. We go to the ring as Michael McGillicutty makes his entrance, followed by Bo Dallas.
Michael McGillicutty vs. Bo Dallas
McGillicutty shoves Bo before the bell even rings and the ref has to separate them. Tensions are high and Bo is fired up. Regal informs us that both men's grandfathers fought each other years ago. The men trade punches in the ring and Bo sends him in and plants him face-first twice. Bo hits another face-plant and sends McGillicutty to the corner for multiple shots. Bo hits an elbow to the chin to send McGillicutty to the outside and goes out to work him over all around the ring. He sends him back in but McGillicutty escapes out again. Bo gives chase and continues to pound him and sends him back in for 2. Bo continues in the corner with elbows. McGillicutty gets in a shot to the face and drives Bo into the steel post as we go to break.
We return as McGillicutty pounds away at Bo on the mat. McGillicutty works the arm and proceeds to stomp on the hurt arm. McGillicutty hits punches to Bo on the apron. Bo fights back and sunset flips over the ropes and gets 2 in the ring. McGillicutty continues his methodical offense. They trade shots in the ring and Bo hits a flurry of offense with the crowd hot for it. Bo measures McGillicutty but he tries to escape. Bo drags him in and McGillicutty blindsides him with a forearm and a running neckbreaker for the win.
Winner by pin: Michael McGillicutty
We go to a vignette for Paige. She says the less we know about her, the better. We go to the RAW Rebound.
Jake Carter vs. Leo Kruger
Kruger crouches in the corner as Carter shouts at him. The bell rings and Kruger hops out of the corner and starts to decimate Carter. Carter gets in some shots but Kruger tosses him out of the ring and then stalks him like a predator and brings him back in. Carter ducks a clothesline but Kruger won't relent. Kruger drops elbows and a knee to the face. Kruger applies repeated submissions and just lets go. Kruger hits a shoulderblock off the 2nd rope and only gets 2. Carter manages a face-plant and takes over with a series of clotheslines. Kruger ducks a splash in the corner and hits hit neckbreaker finisher for the win.
Winner by pin: Leo Kruger
We are reminded about the main event and Ryback is next. We go to break.
We go to the ring for Ryback's entrance. His opponents are in the ring.
Ryback vs. 2 Jobbers
The crowd chants, "Feed Me More." The men decide to attack Ryback together. Ryback's singlet gets torn as Ryback starts to pick them apart. He slams them both after a quick squash-display for the win.
Winner by pin: Ryback
The crowd chants with Ryback in the ring. We see a split screen of Richie and Kassius walking as we go to break.
We return for Kassius Ohno's entrance and a video of his Sparring Session from last week. Richie Steamboat comes out next.
Kassius Ohno vs. Richie Steamboat
Ohno backs out onto the apron as Richie enters the ring. Jim Ross has joined commentary. The men lock up and fight to the corner as the ref separates them. Richie hits an early crossbody and gets several quick near-falls as he quickens the pace. Ohno comes in off the apron and Richie resumes offense and hits a high back bodydrop as Ohno begs off. Richie hits chops and kicks as Ohno bumps around the ring. Richie gets caught on the apron and Ohno sends him into the corner post as we take a break.
We're back from break and Ohno gets a 2 count on Richie in the ring. Ohno measures Richie in the corner for loud chops to the chest. Richie answers back with his own but Ohno knocks him down. Ohno makes a battle cry and charges in but Richie cuts him off with his own shots. Richie hits a crossbody off the ropes but Ohno rolls through and makes the pin for about a 2. Richie gets a near-fall off the backslide and goes up top for a missile dropkick and gets 2. Ohno lands a big kick to the face and gets a super near-fall. The crowd chants for Steamboat. Ohno stomps on Richie in the corner as the ref keeps counting him off. Richie lands a Superkick as Ohno talks to the ref and almost wins. Richie goes up top for a moonsault but gets nothing but canvas. Ohno rolls him up and only gets 2. Ohno charges in with an elbow and goes for his KO finisher but Richie ducks and rolls him up in a small package for the win.
Winner by pin: Richie Steamboat
Ohno hits the KO after the match and applies his submission again as several zebras come in to pull him off. Richie lies in the ring surrounded by refs as Ohno keeps trying to attack him from the outside.
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