WWE NXT Recap: Wyatt Family Defends Against Graves & Neville, Ric Flair's Daughter Debuts, More
Leo Kruger vs. Antonio Cesaro vs. Sami Zayn
Cesaro immediately attacks Zayn with kicks. Cesaro shoves Kruger and Zayn hits them both with arm drags. Zayn dropkicks Kruger. He punches Cesaro in the corner. Cesaro comes back with a series of knees. Zayn tries to fight back, but Cesaro drives his boot into his head. Kruger tosses Cesaro out of the ring and hits Zayn with a Suplex. He then uppercuts Zayn. Cesaro pulls Kruger outside and they go back and forth. Zayn takes both of them out with a dive.
Back from commercial and Zayn kicks Cesaro in the back of the head. He then strikes Cesaro in the head on the ropes. Zayn slams Cesaro's head into the turnbuckle. Cesaro backdrops Zayn to the apron. Zayn goes up top and goes for a crossbody. Cesaro catches him and lands a backbreaker for a near pin fall. Kruger and Cesaro stare each other down. Cesaro hits Kruger with an uppercut. Zayn rolls Kruger up and Cesaro breaks up the pin. Cesaro uppercuts Zayn. Kruger charges Zayn and Zayn puts a boot up, but Kruger holds on to his leg. Cesaro runs up from behind and German suplexes Kruger, as Zayn goes flying over Kruger's head in a sort of exploder Suplex.
Cesaro tosses Kruger out of the ring and locks Zayn in a sleeper. He spins Zayn around. He then goes for the Neutralizer, but Kruger attacks from behind He tries to pin both Zayn and Cesaro. Both Cesaro and Kruger try to attack Zayn and he DDTs Kruger and slams Cesaro's face to the mat at the same time. Zayn exchanges strikes on Kruger and Cesaro. He tosses Kruger into Cesaro and tries for a quick pin on Kruger. Cesaro breaks it up, tosses Zayn into the air for what looks like a powerbomb and Zayn hurricanranas Cesaro into a pin attempt.
Zayn tosses Kruger from the ring. Cesaro hits Zayn with an uppercut, followed by the Neutralizer. Kruger tosses Cesaro out of the ring and steals the pin for the win.
Winner and number one contender: Leo Kruger
Then, Corey Graves and Adrian Neville are backstage. Graves says he isn't looking for a friend, but he respects Neville in the ring. He says the tag titles are bigger than his feelings and that he'll see him out there.
Bo Dallas vs. Scott Dawson (with Sylvester Lefort)
They tie up and shove each other around the ring. Dawson kicks Dallas in the back. He keeps hitting Dallas with strikes. Dallas comes back with a pair of dropkicks and a crossbody. Dawson clotheslines Dallas. He then hits a leg drop and a knee drop. Dallas kicks out at two. Dawson elbows him in the collarbone. Dallas fights back with a body shot. He kicks Dawson and then clotheslines him. He hits Dawson with a running knee to the head, followed by a bulldog. Dallas whips Dawson and then hits the belly to belly Suplex for the win.
Winner: Bo Dallas
After the match, Kruger attacks Dallas from behind and delivers multiple forearms on the mat. He hits Dallas with a Kruger End and then picks the belt up. The crowd chants thank you Kruger.
A video for the new Ascension is then shown.
Bayley vs. Charlotte
This is Charlotte's TV debut. Ric Flair comes out to announce her and give a brief speech.
Charlotte does the Ric Flair WOOO! They tie up and chain wrestle. Charlotte gets a pin attempt. They tie up again and Charlotte locks in a waist lock. Bayley gets out and tries to clothesline Charlotte, but she reverses into a pin attempt where she holds Bayley down with a back bridge. Bayley backslides Charlotte, who kicks out. Bayley kicks Charlotte in the gut and hits a vertical for a two count. Bayley whips Charlotte into the corner and she flips to the apron. Bayley charges and Charlotte slams her head into the turnbuckle. Charlotte jumps into the ring and hits a clothesline. She then flips over Bayley and hits a snap mare driver for the win.
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