-After the match we go backstage to the NXT champion Adam Cole being interviewed as Roderick Strong paces just outside of camera shot. We then have Pete and Matt transporting their trophy on a paddle boat as we go to commercial.

-We come back to a promo by Robert Stone and Chelsea Green before it's announced that Dream and Strong will face off next week.

NXT Cruiserweight Championship Number One Contender Match

Angel Garza vs Lio Rush

They run the ropes and dodge each other until Angel hits a shotgun dropkick before setting Lio on the top turnbuckle backwards and putting him in the tree of woe. Angel hits a running PK in the corner for two before Lio counters a piledriver onto the apron and Angel dodges a moonsault off of the apron before draping Lio over the barricade as we go to commercial.

We come back to Lio hitting a spinning enzuigiri for two before Angel catches a kick and rocks Lio with a high knee before Angel hits an inside out face buster for two. Lio counters an avalanche wing clipper into a diving stunner for two before Angel rolls out of the ring to avoid the cover before Lio hits a frog splash off of the top and onto Angel onto the floor. Lio rolls Angel back into the ring and goes for The Final Hour, but Angel gets his knees up before Lio counters the wing clipper for the pin and the win.

Winner: Lio Rush defeats Angel Garza via pinfall to become the new number one contender for Jordan Devlin's Cruiserweight Championship.

-After the match Jordan Devlin comes out and has an exchange with Lio on the stage before leaving. We then get a video package for the NXT North American champion Keith Lee narrated by WWE Hall of Famer Mark Henry as we go to commercial.

Bianca Belair vs Santana Garrett

Bianca spears Santana and beats her down before hitting a moonsault and the KOD for the pin and the win.

Winner: Bianca Belair defeats Santana Garrett via pinfall.

-After the match Bianca cuts a promo about her challenge of Rhea Ripley for the NXT Women's Championship at Takeover: Portland before she's interrupted by the champion.Rhea then gets into the ring and Bianca hits her with the KOD. We then have the next chapter in the saga of Pete and Matt trying to get their trophy to Portland, this time via Triple H's private jet as we go to commercial.

-We come back to Tommaso Ciampa watching a video of him with the NXT Championship where he talks about his goal of getting the belt back and defeating Adam Cole at Takeover: Portland.

KUSHIDA vs Adam Cole

KUSHIDA takes Adam down before spinning around on his back, Adam getting out of the ring before KUSHIDA hits a baseball slide and Adam sends him into steps. KUSHIDA hits a flying armbar when Adam jumps off of the apron before they get back into the ring and KUSHIDA hits a diving clothesline. KUSHIDA focuses on the arm of the NXT champion before sending Adam out onto the apron and dropping him with a rolling kick before Adam superkicks him at ringside as we go to commercial.

We return to KUSHIDA hitting a hand spring back elbow before hitting a hip toss into a cartwheel dropkick and a rolling kick when Adam gets on the top turnbuckle. KUSHIDA locks in another armbar, but Adam is quick to the ropes for the break before KUSHIDA hits a PK and Adam hits a shining wizard for a near fall. They exchange strikes until Adam hits two ushigaroshi for a near fall and superkicks KUSHIDA for another near fall. KUSHIDA counters the Panama Sunrise into the Hoverboard Lock before Adam gets a near fall off of a roll up and they exchange near falls. KUSHIDA hits a Pele kick before hitting Kawada kicks and Adam superkicks KUSHIDA in the spine for a near fall. Adam then hits the Last Shot for the pin and the win.

Winner: Adam Cole defeats KUSHIDA via pinfall with the Last Shot.

-After the match Ciampa comes out and gets into the ring and goes toe to toe with Adam before saying that he takes his life back at Takeover: Portland as we go off the air.