Here's your fight size update for NXT Deadline 2023:
- Dragon Lee defeated Dominik Mysterio to win the WWE NXT North American Title. Embedded above, Dragon Lee gives his thoughts on winning the NXT North American strap.
- In contrast to Dragon Lee, Dominik Mysterio was upset by his loss and the lack of help from Judgment Day. However, he is going home to Mami.
- Cora Jade returned at NXT Deadline, attacking Lyra Valkyria and stealing the thunder away from Blair Davenport after she had successfully won the Women's Iron Survivor. Jade's idol, CM Punk, also returned to NXT tonight enjoying some in-ring time with Shawn Michaels. On Twitter, Jade posted a picture of herself with her hero now that they are both WWE Superstars at the same time.
What you’ve all been waiting for. pic.twitter.com/JLc2s3sLff— Cora Jade (@CoraJadeWWE) December 10, 2023
- Trick Williams earned the right to challenge Ilja Dragunov for the NXT Championship on the first episode of NXT in 2024, NXT New Year's Evil 2024. Williams earned this right by winning the Iron Survivor Challenge defeating Josh Briggs, Dijak, Tyler Bate, and Bron Breakker. Below, Fans can see Trick's thoughts on his win.
- Williams also appears to have reconciled with Carmelo Hayes. Haze defeated Lexis King earlier in the show, but King revealed that he was not the one who attacked Trick Williams.
- Roxanne Perez lost to Kiana James inside of a steel cage because James had help from Izzi Dame.
- Eddy Thorpe prevented Dijak from winning the Iron Survivor. They will now clash on the December 12 episode of WWE NXT. Check out the full card here.
- In the main event of the evening, Ilja Dragunov defeated a very game Baron Corbin to retain the NXT Championship and ensure that he will face Trick Williams at NXT New Year's Evil.