- Ryan Cook
- DEC 28, 2016
- 7:30PM EDT
This is the Fightful.com live coverage for tonight's episode of WWE NXT! Tonight we have a very special show as for the first time in the history of the weekly episodic series, NXT will be two hours long! Tonight we have a special episode featuring NXT when they were in Japan, featuring the return of TAJIRI, the NXT debut of Akira Tozawa and the NXT World Champion Shinsuke Nakamura and the NXT Women's Champion Asuka in action as well as #DIY and much more so be sure to come back here at 8PM EST for two hours of NXT from the land of the rising sun!
Oney Lorcan vs Andrade Almas
Almas comes out dressed like La Sombra before the match then takes his mask off, catering to the NJPW fans who know of his time there when he was in CMLL. They lock up to start the match for a clean break then exchange various holds, wrist locks and headlocks before Lorcan gets out of it and puts one on Almas until he reverses it, Lorcan reversing it almost immediately. Almas hits a back suplex, but Lorcan won't let go then is forced to with the break. Almas dropkicks Lorcan for a quick 1 count then chops him in the corner before stomping on him. Almas runs at Lorcan then stops and slaps him before putting another headlock on him. Lorcan gets out and ends up hitting a blockbuster on Almas for a close 2 count then Almas hits Destino, paying tribute to Tetsuya Naito for a close 2 count then they exchange strikes in the center of the ring before Lorcan hits an inverted exploder suplex. Almas sends Lorcan upside down when he whips him into the corner then Almas hits a double running knee in the corner for a close 2 count then Lorcan hits an exploder suplex off the top rope for the pin and the win.
Winner: Oney Lorcan via pinfall
Liv Morgan & Aliyah vs Billie Kay & Peyton Royce
Liv and Kay start it off, the two locking up then Kay drops Liv, Liv pulling her leg out from under her then they exchange pinning attempts , including Liv rolling Kay around in circles for at least 10 1 counts before tagging in Aliyah. They hit a double neckbreaker on her for a quick 2 count then Peyton is tagged in. Aliyah hits a series of arm drags then Royce hits a backbreaker before tagging in Kay. Billie and Peyton keep Aliyah isolated in their corner until they do a series of double team moves for a quick 2 count then Kay puts on a submission that Aliyah gets out of before Kay tags Peyton back in. Aliyah nearly tags in Liv, but Peyton stops her then tags in Kay as she and Royce hit a double stalled suplex for a close 2 count. They keep Aliyah isolated until she finally manages to tag in Liv Morgan who drops both Peyton and Kay repeatedly then Liv hits an STO on Kay for a very close 2 count. Peyton takes out Aliyah then Kay tags in Peyton, Royce hitting a bulldog into the knee of Kay for the pin and the win.
Winner: Billie Kay & Peyton Royce via pinfall