Good afternoon Fight Fans, welcome to our coverage of today's edition of WWE NXT UK headlined by a women's match between the champion Kay Lee Ray and Tegan Nox!
Piper Niven vs Isla Dawn
They lock up and exchange wrist locks before Piper takes Isla down and Isla counters into a straight armbar before Piper counters a Saito suplex. Isla rocks Piper with a dropkick before she catches her and slams her to the mat before hitting a jumping splash for a two count, Piper following up with a shoulder lock. Piper hits a wrist lock lariat for a two count before locking in a straight jacket hold, Isla making her way to her feet before hitting a Saito suplex and a running high knee for a near fall. Isla then hits a basement dropkick into a running meteora for a near fall before locking in a front face lock, Piper powering her way up to a vertical base and headbutting Isla before hitting a Michinoku driver for the pin and the win.
Winner: Piper Niven defeats Isla Dawn via pinfall with a Michinoku driver.
-Ilja Dragunov is interviewed about his injured shoulder where he says that he's not cleared for a match tonight before he's interrupted by Alexander Wolfe of Imperium who offers to compete in his stead before levels some finely veiled threats and leaving as we go to commercial.
-We return from the break to a video package for The Hunt who return next week before Piper Niven is interviewed backstage about her victory over Isla Dawn before she's interrupted by Jinny before they exchange words and Jinny attacks her before she's made to leave by security.
Alexander Wolfe vs Saxon Huxley
Alex backs Saxon into the ropes before Saxon goes to fix his knee pad and Wolfe nearly knocks him out with a boot before beating on him in mount. Saxon counters a suplex and Alex takes him down with a straight armbar before rocking him with an uppercut and suplexing him before stomping on his hand. Wolfe tears at the face and nose of Saxon before Saxon comes back with a Thesz press and punches before dropping Alex with a single leg dropkick and hitting a running boot in the corner. Saxon then gets his let caught across the top rope before Alex hits a German suplex and a sit-out powerbomb for the pin and the win.
Winner: Alexander Wolfe defeats Saxon Huxley via pinfall with a sit-out powerbomb.
-Ashton Smith is interviewed backstage before he's interrupted by The Grizzled Young Veterans as we go to commercial.
Mike Bird vs Jack Starz
Gallus take out Jack before the match and Mark asks Mike to shake his hand before he takes back the offer and Wolfgang attacks Mike before he's saved by the NXT UK Tag Team champions Mark Andrews and Flash Morgan Webster before they're overwhelmed by the numbers when Joe Coffey comes from behind. Gallus then stand over the Fallen tag champions as we go to commercial.
Winner: No Contest as the match never started.
-We see a tweet from NXT UK General Manager Johnny Saint and the announcement of Jinny and Piper Niven for next week's show.
Kay Lee Ray vs Tegan Nox
Kay backs Nox into the corner for a clean break before Nox slaps her and beats on her in mount before Nox chops Kay and hits a diving cross body for a quick two count. Kay starts to get herself counted out, but Nox won't have it and drags her back and into the ring before Kay chop blocks Nox and chops her before slapping her across the face. Kay hits a snap mare into a shoulder lock before Nox gets to her feet and counters into a roll up for a two count before Kay hits her with clubbing blows to the back and starts focusing on the surgically repaired knees of Nox which are both in braces. Kay misses a swanton and goes shoulder first into the ring post before Nox comes back with forearms and a running uppercut into one in the corner and an enzuigiri into front flip sit-down senton for a near fall. Kay comes back with a superkick before Nox counters a widow's peak for a near fall and superkicks Kay for another near fall, Kay coming back with a tornado DDT for a near fall.
Kay locks in a guillotine choke before Tegan slams her down to break the hold, Kay reapplying the hold before Nox rolls to the ropes for the break. Nox hits a uranage for a near fall before the NXT UK Women's champion catches her up top and sends her crashing down to the mat before Nox hits a Canadian destroyer for a near fall. Nox then hits a shining wizard for a near fall before she accidentally kicks the ring post and Kay hits a Gory bomb for the pin and the win.
Winner: Kay Lee Ray defeats Tegan Nox via pinfall with a Gory bomb.