NXT Archives

NXT 2.0 Recap 8/9: A New Challenger For The North American Title
Many wrestlers from the black & gold era of NXT that survived the transition over to the rainbow-splattered era of NXT 2.0 have found themselves in either an entirely new position or as an entirely new character  One talent who has survived the brand's evolution and come out of the other side relatively unscathed, if not even[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 8/9: Yet Another Tony D & Escobar Confrontation...
 These are all intriguing developments as Triple H continues to remold the WWE empire in his vision, but one show where the difference hasn't quite been as evident yet is in The Game's former brainchild, NXT 2.0  Could that change tonight now that we're starting to see a footing take hold on the other big two[...]
WWE SmackDown: Another Talent Made Their Big WWE Return Tonight
When Triple H effectively took over running all of TV for WWE a couple of weeks ago following the sudden retirement of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon, one of the top hopes among fans (especially fans of Triple H's era of NXT) was that he would bring back certain stars who were mishandled and ultimately released during McMahon's tenure[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 8/2: We Have New NXT Women's Tag Team Champions
While the fate of the main roster's WWE Women's Tag Team titles remains in a state of flux, if not outright doom, down at NXT it appeared their version of the titles would suffer a similar fate when Cora Jade, half of the Champions with Roxanne Perez, turned on her partner and followed that up by dumping her[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 7/26: Is It Time To Play "The Game" Again?
 With Triple H now the chief mastermind behind all of WWE, what does this mean for his initial creation, NXT?  Will the rainbow-splashed neon nightmare begin to wash away to reveal the original black and gold underneath?  Will the asinine characters, goofy gimmicks, and silly backstage skits wash away with it to go back to a[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 7/19: A Returning Star Wins The Women's Battle Royal
Mandy Rose has held the NXT Women's Championship for over 250 days, putting her in some elite company with other women who've held Championships in WWE  But the work of a Champion is never done, as they must constantly be challenged (unless you're Roman Reigns or Brock Lesnar and have it in your contract that you can disappear with[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 7/19: A 20-Woman Battle Royal For A Title Shot
Everything looked set and ready last week on NXT 2.0 for Roxanne Perez to become the first woman in nearly a year to finally defeat Mandy Rose for the NXT Women's Championship  That is until Perez was betrayed by her best friend Cora Jade, who just so happens to be the co-holder of the NXT Women's Tag Team titles with her[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 7/12: A Surprising Heel Turn In The Main Event
To quote Caddyshack's Carl Spackler, young NXT 2.0 star Roxanne Perez has been on a real Cinderella story of a run since her debut in the brand only a short time ago  In her small sample size, she has impressed everyone by winning the inaugural NXT Women's Breakout Tournament and followed that up by winning the NXT Women's Tag[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 7/12: Roxanne Perez Will Cash In Against Mandy Rose
Former indies star Roxanne Perez has hit the ground running since debuting in NXT 2.0 only a short time ago  So far, she has won the inaugural NXT Women's Breakout Tournament and along with her friend Cora Jade, won the NXT Women's Tag Team titles  Now tonight, she's looking to climb the tallest mountain in NXT when she will cash in[...]
NXT Great American Bash Recap: Who Escaped With The NXT Title?
In the NXT 2.0 era, the brand doesn't get too many "Premium Live Events" on Peacock or the WWE Network With the NXT TakeOver days seemingly long behind us, now we have these regular weekly episodes on steroids with a special throwback name and everything  That brings us to last night's NXT Great American Bash on the[...]
NXT Great American Bash Preview: Breakker vs Grimes For The Title!
Hopefully, you didn't get sick of fireworks last night, because WWE and the NXT brand have some more in store for fans tonight on the USA Network  The brand will hold its annual Summer event, the WCW throwback NXT Great American Bash, where we'll see all of their titles on the line in some intriguing match-ups that[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 6/28: They Actually Killed A Guy Off!
 And then there was last night's episode of NXT 2.0. NXT Champion Bron Breakker found out how dangerous Cameron Grimes can be on last night's NXT 2.0, courtesy of WWE. First, let's cover some of the action that went down on last night's NXT 2.0 on the USA Network. Cora Jade & Roxanne Perez defeated Kayden Carter & Katana Chance to become the Number[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 6/28: The Women's Tag #1 Contenders Will Be Decided
The youthful duo of Cora Jade and her buddy, the inaugural NXT Women's Breakout Tournament Champion Roxanne Perez, have proven to be a pretty legit team in the NXT 2.0 Women's Tag Team Division as of late  They decided to make it official last week when they demanded a shot at Toxic Attraction's titles, but they were instead cut off[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 6/21: Who Is The NXT North American Champion?
After a kind of lackluster show last week, NXT 2.0 looks to bounce back this week with a pretty full card of matches, including Tony D'Angelo challenging Carmelo Hayes for the NXT North American title  Was he successful in the pursuit of his first title in the brand?  Let's take a look. Was Carmelo Hayes able to hold off[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 6/21: Tony D Looks To Win His First Title In NXT
Tony D'Angelo has made quite the impression in a short time in NXT  Along with facing and defeating some of the best in the brand, he also established himself as "The Don" of NXT 2.0 by defeating Santos Escobar and Legado del Fantasma, leading to his absorbing them into his "family"[...]