- After the match Candice and Johnny Gargano come out to the ring and mock Mia before Mia and Candice exchange until Johnny pulls down the ropes and Mia is saved by Keith Lee who run Candice and Johnny off before we get a recap of Cameron Grimes defeating Finn Balor last week and Damian Priest attacked Finn Balor and revealed that he was the one who attacked Finn last month. We then get a promo by Cameron Grimes before we get a graphic for Damian Priest who will be in the PC later tonight as we go to commercial.

- We come back to an interview with Drake Maverick ahead of his match against KUSHIDA before we go back to the ring for Roderick Strong versus Dexter Lumis.

Roderick Strong vs Dexter Lumis

They exchange wrist and head locks before Lumis overpowers Roddy and sends him out of the ring. Roddy gets back into the ring and misses a spear before Dexter hits a leg drop and Roddy comes back momentarily only to be hit with a bulldog. Roddy then rolls back out of the ring and sends Dexter into the steps before dropping him back first across the edge of the apron as we go to commercial.

We come back to Roddy in control, hitting running back elbows in the corner before hitting a backbreaker and Dexter stares at Roddy. Strong hits an Olympic slam for two before stomping Dexter in the midsection who kicks Roddy away when he goes for the Strong Hold. Dexter hits a Thesz press and drops Roddy with right hands and an uppercut before hitting a high angle back body drop. Dexter hits a slingshot suplex for two before Roddy drops Lumis with a back elbow and an enzuigiri before Roddy chops him and Dexter just asks for more. Dexter then hits a spinebuster before countering a second attempt at the Strong Hold before Strong pins him out of nowhere for the win.

Winner: Roderick Strong defeats Dexter Lumis via pinfall.

- After the match Dexter chokes Roddy before he's saved by the rest of UE who are then attacked by The Velveteen Dream. We then go backstage to Rhea Ripley getting ready for her match against Io Shirai in our main event as we go to commercial.

- We come back to Fantasma talking to Tozawa in the parking lot before Tozawa is attacked by the masked men who have been wrecking havoc in NXT the past several weeks before escaping by vehicle.

Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch vs Ever-Rise

Danny and takes his opponent down before hitting a missile dropkick before Oney comes in and takes out both members of Ever-Rise. Oney then hits Chase with a running blockbuster before Lorcan and Burch lock in dueling submissions for the tap and the win.

Winner: Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch defeat Ever-Rise via submission.

- After the match we go to a backstage interview with the NXT North American champion Keith Lee before we get a graphic for KUSHIDA versus Drake Maverick up next as we go to commercial.

NXT Interim Cruiserweight Championship Tournament Group A Match

KUSHIDA vs Drake Maverick

KUSHIDA takes Drake down before Drake ends up on top and KUSHIDA kicks him away before hitting a basement dropkick when Drake drops down before the two exchange strikes until KUSHIDA hits a hand spring back elbow. KUSHIDA hits a drop toe hold before he wrenches and snaps the arm of Drake as Jake Atlas shows up at ringside before KUSHIDA hits a dropkick in the corner and focuses on the left arm of Maverick. KUSHIDA then hits a cartwheel dropkick as we go to commercial.

We come back to KUSHIDA kicking Drake before Drake tries to come back with strikes and hits a missile dropkick before following up with a code red for two. KUSHIDA kicks Drake's arm and rocks him with a right hand before hitting a shotei and a running shotei in the corner before wringing his arm and hitting a knee drop across the arm. KUSHIDA tosses Drake out of the ring before manipulating the arm of Drake once he's back in the ring before KUSHIDA rocks him with a right hand and nearly locks in a double wrist lock before Drake gets to the ropes. Drake catches KUSHIDA up top before KUSHIDA locks in a double wrist lock up top and locks in a flying armbar before Drake rolls him up for the pin and the win.

Winner: Drake Maverick defeats KUSHIDA via pinfall to now go up 2-1 before it's announced that because there is a three way tie in terms of record there will be one more match in Group A and KUSHIDA, Drake and Jake will face off in a triple threat next week with the winner going to the finals of the tournament.

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