August 12, 2015
Full Sail University
Winter Park, Florida
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William Regal Segment:
Regal says that Kevin Owens thinks that his decision making will be altered by the way he thinks about him, but that is further from the truth. He cannot accept his demands, but Regal says that he talked to Finn Balor and Finn agreed to any type of match. Regal mentions the physicality of a ladder match, but this is the biggest match in NXT in front of the biggest crowd in NXT history. At Takeover, it will be a ladder match and Regal wishes both men luck in the match.
First Match: Solomon Crowe vs. Tye Dillinger
Dillinger with a wrist lock. Crowe rolls through and reverses the wrist lock. Dillinger with a snap mare and he gives himself a ten. They lock up and Dillinger with a side head lock. Dillinger holds on to the ropes and does a cartwheel and gives himself a ten. Crowe kicks Dillinger into the corner followed by a chop. Crowe with an Irish whip but Dillinger floats over Crowe. Crowe trips Dillinger and hits a rana. Dillinger sends Crowe into the turnbuckles but Crowe with an elbow and a handstand head scissors followed by a kick from Crowe.Crowe charges into a boot from Dillinger and Tye with punches to Crowe and he chokes him in the corner.
Dillinger kicks Crowe in the head and then he waits for Crowe to get up and Dillinger with a choke with the arm trapped. Crowe escapes but Tye with a punch and then he pulls down the knee pad to expose the knee. Crowe with punches. Crowe with a boot and he connects with a forearm. Crowe with running double sledges followed by a cutter. Crowe with a running knee into the corner but Dillinger avoids Crowe. Crowe blocks a kick but Dillinger kicks Crowe to the floor through the ropes. Dillinger with a knee to the head as he drops to the mat and he gets the three count.
Winner: Tye Dillinger
The Hype Bro’s Segment:
Rawley finds Zack Ryder outside Zack wonders why Mojo is in his gear. Mojo says that he is always ready. Mojo says he was with ten chicks at the club last night. Then he goes through their names and it was twelve.
Second Match: Axel Tischer vs. Baron Corbin
Corbin sends Tischer into the turnbuckles and he hits a splash. Corbin hits the End of Days for the three count. Corbin takes the mic and he says this is what happens. Every time he comes to the ring he dominates. He is the real deal. When you step in the ring with him, the same tired story. Nobody gets up from the End of Days. Corbin picks up Tischer but Steve Cutler comes to the ring and he punches Corbin. Corbin gives Cutler the End of Days.
Winner: Baron Corbin
Baron Corbin & Samoa Joe Segment:
Corbin says nobody gets up from the End of Days. He does not care who you are. Samoa Joe’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring and he has a mic. Joe says he has to admit that he is impressed. You are quite the domineering figure. Joe says he is in the back and he hears Corbin moaning about a challenge. This is an impressive path of destruction, but Joe says he can guarantee one thing. Corbin will not be doing that to him. Corbin says he can do it to anyone, including you. Joe says he is standing here so why not do it now. Corbin says you want to do this right now. Corbin says he just fought two guys. They can do this, oh we can do this, just not right now. Corbin brushes Joe and then he punches Joe and sends him to the mat a few times. Corbin kicks Joe and then he punches Joe. Corbin with more punches to Joe and then he tries for End of Days but Joe puts Corbin in the choke and he applies a body scissors and Corbin is out. Joe stands over Corbin and then leaves the ring.
Tyler Breeze Backstage Segment:
Breeze says it is fitting that he requests something monumental for NXT Takeover Brooklyn and William Regal did not disappoint. You brought in Jushin Liger from Japan. You did the same thing when you brought in Hideo Itami and Breeze took care of him. Domo Arigato Mr. Liger for making him the face of the rising sun.
Third Match: Marcus Louis vs. Finn Balor
Balor with a waist lock take down into a side head lock. Balor holds on when Louis tries to send him off the ropes. Balor with a shoulder tackle and he gets a near fall. Balor with a side head lock. Louis backs Balor into the corner and he punches the champion. Balor with forearms and punches of his own. Balor runs into an elbow and then Louis with a uranage for a near fall. Louis with a chi lock but Balor with punches. Louis with a forearm and Irish whip but Balor with a boot and chop. Balor with an Irish whip and chop. Balor with Sling Blade and then he hits the running drop kick to send Louis into the turnbuckles.
Balor goes up top for the Coup de Grace and the three count. After the match, Balor celebrates in the ring and then he goes up the ramp but he has his back to the stage so that allows Kevin Owens to hit him from behind. Owens sends Balor into the apron and then tries for the apron power bomb but Balor gets onto the apron. Balor hits a running drop kick to Owens. They go into the ring and Owens with a power bomb when Balor charges at him. Owens goes to the floor and he picks up the NXT Title belt. Owens does the Balor pose with the belt before dropping the belt on Balor’s chest and he walks over Balor to leave the ring.
Winner: Finn Balor
The Vaudevillans Promo:
Hamilton mentions the problems with Alexa Bliss and he asks what is their plan for Brooklyn. Aiden says that they have a plan that will take care of Alexa Bliss. Simon says that with the Bliss Factor taken care of, they will be able to focus on Blake and Murphy. Alexa Bliss interrupts the interview and has Greg leave. Alexa wonders what those two big strong guys have in store for her. She is flattered. She also slaps Simon and Aiden and then wishes them luck before walking away.
NXT Takeover Match Card Rundown:
– Baron Corbin vs. Samoa Joe
– Apollo Crews in-ring debut
– Tyler Breeze vs. Jushin Thunder Liger
– Wesley Blake & Buddy Murphy vs. The Vaudevillans for the Tag Team Championship
– Sasha Banks vs. TBD for the Women’s Championship
– Finn Balor vs. Kevin Owens in a Ladder Match for the WWE NXT Championship
Fourth Match: #1 Contender’s Match
Bayley vs. Becky Lynch
Bayley with a wrist lock and she tries to take Becky to the mat. Becky with a reversal. Becky continues to work on the arm but Bayley with a take down for a near fall. Bayley with an arm bar into a wrist lock. Becky goes for the wrist. Bayley with a side head lock and snap mare. Bayley with a running back elbow to the back and she gets a near fall. Bayley with a leg sweep but Becky with a bridge to escape. Becky with arm drags into an arm bar. Becky with an arm bar. Becky with a knee in the corner but Bayley escapes and hits an arm drag. Bayley with a double jump elbow into the corner followed by a bulldog for a near fall. Bayley with a near fall and she hits an elbow drop and gets a near fall. Becky with a hammer lock suplex and she gets a near fall. Becky with forearms in the corner. Becky wraps Bayley’s arm in the ropes and then connects with a splash into the corner. Becky with an elbow to the back of the head. Bayley with kicks and punches. Becky traps the arm with her feet and then adds pressure to the arm and she gets a near fall. Becky with a hammer lock. Bayley punches Becky but Becky with a forearm. Becky with an arm bar.
Becky returns to the key lock and then drops Bayley’s arm on the top rope. Becky wraps the arm in the ropes and kicks her in the arm. Bayley with forearms but Becky returns to the arm and hits an arm wringer that sends Bayley to the mat and Becky gets a near fall. Becky continues to work on the arm. Bayley with forearms and a back elbow and double sledges. Bayley with a shoulder into the corner and then she goes for an elbow but Becky moves and she hits a kick in the corner. Becky goes for a pump handle move but Bayley escapes and gets a near fall. Bayley with a rollup for a near fall. Bayley with a back slide for a near fall. Becky with a pump handle suplex for a near fall. Becky with snap leg drops and then she misses the twisting leg drop and Bayley with a Sliding D. Bayley with a shoulder in the corner and then hits a back elbow in the corner.
Bayley goes to the turnbuckles and hits a corkscrew back elbow but can only get a near fall. Bayley holds her injured wrist after the near fall. Becky with a shot to the midsection but Bayley sends Becky to the apron. Bayley with a forearm Becky kicks Bayley from the apron and then Becky goes up top but Bayley with a forearm to the head. Bayley goes up but Becky sends her back to the mat. Bayley with a power slam and she gets a near fall. Becky escapes a slam but Becky has a kick blocked. Becky applies the DisArmher but Bayley gets to the ropes. Bayley with a suplex and she goes for the Belly-to-belly suplex but Becky escapes and goes for an arm bar but Bayley with a rollup for the three count.
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