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WWE NXT Television Taping SPOILERS For July 25 - August 15
Posted By: Kenny Williams on Jul 19, 2018
Below are full spoilers from the most recent set of WWE NXT television tapings. The episodes will air on the WWE Network from July 25th through August 15th.
July 25, 2018
–NXT North American Champion Adam Cole defeated Sean Maluta. Following the match, Cole begins to cut a promo in the ring, but is then interrupted by Ricochet, who challenges Cole to a title match at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn IV. Cole, however, turns Ricochet down. The two exchange words until Ricochet is confronted by NXT Tag Team Champions Roderick Strong and Kyle O’Reilly. The War Raiders then come to back up Ricochet, and as the champions leave, they are attacked by Tyler Bate and Trent Seven.
—Lacey Evans defeated Tenilla Price
—Heavy Machinery defeated The Mighty following a distraction from the crowd by The Street Profits
—Tyler Bate and Trent Seven defeated State Line. Following the match, Bate and Seven issue a challenge to Roderick Strong and Kyle O’Reilly for the NXT Tag Team Championship At NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn IV.
—EC3 defeated Kona Reeves. During the match, The Velveteen Dream attempted to distract EC3 on the mic.
August 1, 2018
—NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler defeated Candice LeRae in a non-title match. Following her victory, Baszler attacked Candice, but Kairi Sane came down to make the save. Kairi, however, was hit with a cheap shot by Baszler.
—Tommaso Ciampa defeated Aleister Black to become the brand new NXT Champion. During the match, the referee was taken out, and Johnny Gargano rushed into the ring from the crowd and attacked both men. Ciampa, however, was able to recover and get the pinfall victory.
—Nikki Cross defeated Amber Nova
—Ricochet makes his way to the ring, but is attacked by The Undisputed Era. Adam Cole then says he isn’t a coward and accepts Ricochet’s challenge for the NXT North American Championship At NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn IV.
—Kassius Ohno defeated Adrian Jaoude
August 8, 2018
—Keith Lee defeated Marcel Barthel
—Taynara Conti defeated Vanessa Borne to qualify for the Mae Young Classic
—The Street Profits defeated The Mighty
—New NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa comes to the ring and says that NXT now belongs to him. He then takes shots at Johnny Gargano and even verbally assaults an older woman seated in the front row, both of which garner major heat for him. Aleister Black then appears and starts to go after Ciampa, but rushes past him and attacks Ciampa first. Gargano then cuts a quick promo on Ciampa, then blames himself for the NXT Championship changing hands. Black agrees, then hits Gargano with the Black Mass. During the segment, Gargano gets some boos and a “you deserve it” chant following the kick from Black.
August 15, 2018
—Kairi Sane defeated Aliyah. During the match, NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler was on commentary.
—Tyler Bate defeated NXT Tag Team Champion Roderick Strong
—The Velveteen Dream comes to the ring and cuts a promo on EC3. EC3 then comes out to respond and ends up hitting Dream with the One Percenter.
—Johnny Gargano vs. Aleister Black ends in a no contest after NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa attacks both men. General Manager William Regal then makes his surprise return and announces that at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn IV, Ciampa will defend the NXT Championship against both Gargano and Black in a Triple Threat Match.
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