Spoilers For The April & May Episodes Of NXT TV
Thursday, April 12, 2018
WWE recently taped the April & May episodes of NXT TV at Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida. Below are the spoilers from the recent tapings:
April 18th Episode:
- Johnny Gargano & Candice LeRae are out to a big pop. Gargano is happy to finally have his life back after the feud with Tommaso Ciampa. He thanks Candice for sticking with him through the past few months and says that tonight they will take care of some unfinished business. Candice vs. Zelina Vega is announced for tonight. Gargano promises to become the next #1 contender to the NXT Title.
- Ricochet def. Fabian Aichner. Ricochet hit an impressive 630 for the pin and cut a quick babyface promo after the match.
- The War Raiders def. The Metro Brothers (Chris & JC). The former War Machine are still using their Hanson & Rowe names.
- Lars Sullivan def. Killian Dain in a brutal No DQ match. The two big men went at it. Lars hit the Freak Accident on top of several steel chairs for the win.
- Candice LeRae def. Zelina Vega. After the match, Gargano issues a challenge to NXT Champion Aleister Black. Black comes out and accepts the match for next week.
April 25th Episode:
- The Undisputed Era comes out - NXT North American Champion Adam Cole, NXT Tag Team Champions Roderick Strong & Kyle O'Reilly and the injured Bobby Fish. Strong is officially announced as one of the Tag Team Champions. They brag about Takeover weekend and Strong takes shots at WWE UK Champion Pete Dunne.
- NXT North American Champion Adam Cole retained over Oney Lorcan with interference from Strong & O'Reilly. Danny Burch runs out to make the save but Strong & O'Reilly beats him down.
- Heavy Machinery def. Tino Sabbatelli & Riddi## Moss when Tino walked out on Riddi##. After the match, Heavy Machinery issued a challenge to The War Raiders.
- Kairi Sane def. Australian indie wrestler Shazza McKenzie from Shine. After the match, Lacey Evans comes to the ring and apologizes to Kairi for comments after their TV match in New Orleans. Lacey offers a handshake but turns and drops Kairi with the mic.
- TM61 def. The Street Profits.
- WWE UK Champion Pete Dunne def. Roderick Strong by DQ in a non-title match. The Undisputed Era interfered but Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch made the save.
May 2nd Episode:
- Kona Reeves def. indie wrestler Patrick Scott.
- Ricochet comes to the ring to a pop and cuts a promo on the NXT Title. The Velveteen Dream interrupts and they have words for several minutes with Dream saying that Ricochet just isn't good enough.
- EC3 def. Raul Mendoza.
- Dakota Kai def. Vanessa Borne. After the match, new NXT Women's Champion Shayna Baszler hits the ring and intimidates Kai into the corner and beats Borne down.
- Johnny Gargano vs. NXT Champion Aleister Black never happens as Tommaso Ciampa attacks Gargano during his entrance and beats him up. Ciampa destroyed Gargano and left. Medics tended to Gargano and stretchered him out to an ambulance.
May 9th Episode:
- Bianca Belair def. Candice LeRae.
- The War Raiders def. Heavy Machinery.
- Tommaso Ciampa def. Kassius Ohno. Ciampa attacked Ohno after the match.
- NXT Champion Aleister Black comes out and talks about Johnny Gargano but SAnitY interrupts and confronts him. Eric Young challenges Black and we've got a match
- Aleister Black def. Eric Young in a non-title match. Black then took out Killian Dain and Alexander Wolfe after the match and stood tall to end the tapings.
The dark match before the recent NXT TV tapings from Full Sail University took place saw Lio Rush defeat indie wrestler Chico Adams.