WWE NXT Recap: New Challenger For Langston, Shawn Michaels Makes An Apperance And More
|By Christian Miller | January 24, 2013 | Comments|
A brief video of Conor O'Brian is then shown. He says he is the true Ascension, and that he will rise.
Jake Carter vs. Corey Graves
They tie up and go back and forth with side head locks. Graves backs Carter into the corner. Graves whips Carter off the ropes, but Graves reverses with a back Suplex. He then drops several elbows on Carter.
Graves locks in a quarter nelson with a chin lock. After a few moments, Carter fights to his feet and lands an Atomic Drop. He whips Graves into the corner and charges him, but Graves moves out of the way.
Graves takes out Carter's knee with a spear, and then locks in the 13th Step as Carter taps out for the win.
Winner: Corey Graves
After the match, Graves takes a mic and says that he is being screwed. He says that it's because he is an outcast. He says he hopes that management is listening, because he is declaring anarchy on NXT. He then says that the next time he sees Alex Riley; he is going to make him stay down.
Back from commercial, and Bo Dallas comes up to Michael McGillicutty in the locker room and asks why he helped him against 3MB. Michael says it's a new year and he wants to change his attitude.
Michael then says that he and Dallas will be teaming next week in the tournament against Primo and Epico, and that he thinks they're better. They shake hands.
Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey vs. 3MB (Heath Slater and Drew McIntyre)- NXT Tag Team Championship Tournament
Neville and McIntyre start things off. William Regal talks up Neville's past wrestling experience.
The two tie up and McIntyre hits Neville with a few slams, but Neville pops right back up.
They tie up again, and McIntyre locks in a side headlock. Neville gets back to his feet and hits McIntyre with a Hurricanrana. McIntyre escapes to his corner and Slater comes in, punching Neville.
He picks Neville up in the air, but he flips over Slater's shoulder and grabs his arm. Neville goes to his corner. Grey comes in and locks a wristlock on Slater.
Slater escapes, but Grey hits him. Slater rolls to the outside, and Grey follows. McIntyre comes off the apron and tries to hit Grey, but he dodges and hits Slater.
Neville then bounds off the ropes and hits McIntyre with a somersault plancha.
Back from commercial and McIntyre kicks Grey in the chest. Slater comes in with a knee to the back. He then locks in a chin lock. Grey gets back to his feet, but Slater kicks him in the gut.
McIntyre comes in and hits Neville. Neville complains to the ref, and 3MB both attack Grey. Slater then comes in and kicks Grey in the face for a two count.
Slater then hits Grey with a knee to the back, followed by a side headlock. Grey fights to his feet and hits Slater with a back Suplex.
McIntyre comes in to try and stop Grey from tagging Neville in, but is unsuccessful. Neville immediately takes the fight to McIntyre. He hits him with several huge kicks.
Neville goes up top and hits the Corkscrew Shooting Star Press for the win.
Winners: Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey
Axl Keegan vs. NXT Champion Big E. Langston
Keegan tries to hit Langston several times, but Langston doesn't move. Langston hits his running body block.
He then picks Keegan up and hits the Big Ending.
Winner: Big E. Langston
After the match, he picks up Keegan as if he is going to hit another Big Ending, but the lights in the arena go dark.
Conor O'Brian's face then appears on the TitanTron and he says that it only takes three seconds to take Langston's most prized possession. He says he hopes that in two weeks, Langston is present for the awakening. He then says he is going to show Langston what he thinks of the five count.
Langston then hits Keegan with the Big Ending and does the five count. He then picks Keegan up again and hits a third Big Ending, and another five count.
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