Good evening Fight Fans, and welcome to our coverage for WWE NXT WarGames!
Women's WarGames Match
Raquel González, Io Shirai, Cora Jade, & Kay Lee Ray vs Dakota Kai & Toxic Attraction (Mandy Rose, Gigi Dolin, and Jacy Jayne)
Kay and Dakota start the match off as the five minute timer starts and the two exchange strikes before running the ropes until Kay dropkicks Dakota and hits a superplex before Dakota whips Kay through the ropes and into the side of the cage. Dakota puts kendo sticks in the ropes between the two rings before Kay dives off of the top from off camera before hitting Dakota with a kendo stick and slams her onto the sticks between the two rings as time ticks down and Cora enters next before hitting Dakota with her skateboard. Cora hits a running knee and she and Kay take turns beating on Dakota before time ticks down and Gigi is next to enter the match before hitting Cora with a trash can and clotheslining Kay before Gigi and Dakota take control until the clock counts down and Io comes in and is immediately taken out with a trash can and tossing into opposite sides of the cage before Jacey enters the match and puts the odds on the side of TA before bringing a table into the cage. Jacey boots a trash can into the face of Kay before TA take turns beating on Cora and Io comes back off of the miscommunication by TA and hits running moves in opposite corners before they put Jacey on a table and Cora dives off of the top of the cage onto Cora. Cora seems to have her shoulder out of socket before Io pops it back into place as time counts down and Raquel comes in and brings a trash can, pair of chairs, and a shovel before Dakota and Gigi hold the door shut until Raquel sprays them with a fire extinguisher.
Raquel puts Dakota in a trash can before spinning her around and throwing her across the ring before Io goes up top with a trash can and Raquel hits a double powerbomb with TA and hits Dakota with a spine buster before putting her back in the trash can and Io hits a moonsault off of the top turnbuckle onto Kai in the trash can as time ticks down and Mandy enters the match to officially start the match. Once Mandy enters and the match starts she takes out Raquel with a chair before focusing on the injured Cora and Io attacks her before the two sides face off in their own ring before everyone brawl until Cora breaks up a near fall on Raquel and the heel team surround her before taking her out for a near fall and Raquel takes out Jacey and Gigi before Cora crawls over and stacks Jacey up for the pin and the win.
Winner: Raquel González, Io Shirai, Cora Jade, and Kay Lee Ray defeat Dakota Kai and Toxic Attraction when Cora pins Jacey.
- We get a video package for Tiffany Stratton before we get a taped promo by Brooks and Jensen outside grilling meat and playing horseshoes and corn hole.
- We get a subtitled video package for BOA as we go to commercial.
- We come back from the break to Team Black & Gold going over their strategy for tonight ahead of our next match.
NXT Tag Team Championship Match
Imperium (c) vs Kyle O'Reilly & Von Wagner
Kyle and Marcel start the match off before Fabian comes in and controls Kyle with a straight armbar before chopping him in the corner and Kyle drops him with a kick before Von comes in and hits a back suplex for two before hitting a falling headbutt. Kyle and Von chain together tags and offense as they beat Fabian down in the corner before Marcel comes back in and hits an uppercut in the corner into a PK before posing for the NXT Universe. Von drops Marcel repeatedly before hitting a scoop slam before Fabian hits a rolling senton and Marcel gets clotheslined as Kyle knocks Fabian off of the apron and knees Marcel before rocking him with strikes and sweeping him. Fabian knees Kyle from the apron when he runs the ropes before Marcel clothesliens Kyle and hits a low uppercut before Imperium double up on Kyle and cut the ring in half until Kyle comes back with suplex and gets the hot tag to Von. Von drops both members of Imperium before suplexing them around the ring and out of the ring before powerbombing Fabian and chokeslamming Marcel onto Fabian before tagging Kyle back in and Kyle hits a diving knee into an kneebar.
Marcel gets to the ropes for the break before Fabian hits a springboard moonsault from off camera before Kyle locks in a guillotine on Fabian who counters into a suplex attempt that Kyle counters into an inside cradle. The two exchange pin attempts before clotheslining each other and everyone hit a move until Von gets a near fall and is sent out of the ring before Kyle hits a brainbuster for a near fall on Fabian and locks in an armbar before Fabian stacks Kyle up and Kyle locks in a triangle before Imperium hit a European Bomb for the pin and the win.
Winner: Imperium retain their NXT Tag Team titles by defeating Kyle O'Reilly and Von Wagner via pinfall.
- After the match Von goes to attack Kyle before Kyle lays him out and leaves.
- We get a video package for Ikemen Jiro as we go to commercial.
- We get a backstage interview with Legado Del Fantasma.
Hair vs Hair Match
Cameron Grimes vs Duke Hudson
Duke goes right after Cameron and backs him into the corner before Cameron turns it around and kicks Duke in the chest before Duke drops him and tosses him over the top rope and onto the steps at ringside before Duke hits a uranage and beating on Cameron in mount. Cameron comes back with a moonsault for two before Duke suplexes Cameron onto the floor and gets back inside before stomping Cameron and dropping him with a back elbow before locking in an abdominal stretch. Cameron counters a suplex into a small package for two before Duke drops him with a back elbow and whips him into the corner before hitting a backbreaker and Cameron comes back with a head scissors into an enzuigiri. Cameron hits a standing Spanish fly for two before hitting a tornado DDT for two before they exchange two counts and Cameron hits a series of kicks into a poison rana before hitting a running boot in the corner into a diving cross body for a deep two count. Duke then hits a black hole slam for a near fall before Cameron hits a head scissors and rolls Duke up with the tights for the pin and the win.
Winner: Cameron Grimes defeats Duke Hudson via pinfall and Duke must have his hair shaved off.
- After the match Cameron chases Duke around before Duke clotheslines him and puts him in the barber chair before Cameron boots him and hits the Cave-In and puts Duke in the chair before shaving his hair and Duke comes to and flees before Cameron can shave him bald.
NXT Cruiserweight Championship Match
Roderick Strong (w/ Diamond Mine) vs Joe Gacy (w/ Harland)
Roddy backs Joe into the corner for a clean break before shoving him when he tries to hug him before Joe slaps Roddy and Roddy lays into him with strikes against the ropes before hitting a backbreaker and chopping Joe. Joe comes back with a clothesline from behind and stomps Roddy before Roddy chops Joe in the corner and the two exchange strikes on the apron before Joe drops Roddy with a boot and clubs him on the apron before tossing him back inside. Joe drops Roddy and runs him over before hitting a backbreaker and Roddy hits a superplex for two before hitting a gut buster and an Olympic slam for two before Joe goes for a cross face and Roddy gets to the ropes. Joe then sends Roddy out of the ring and hits a tope onto Diamond Mine before hitting a powerbomb back inside for two before Roddy hits a jumping knee and The End of Heartache for the pin and the win.
Winner: Roderick Strong retains his NXT Cruiserweight title by defeating Joe Gacy via pinfall.
- Backstage Kyle is interviewed about Von turning on him before challenging Von to a match on NXT proper Tuesday night.
Men's WarGames Match
Team Black & Gold (Tommaso Ciampa, Johnny Gargano, Pete Dunne & LA Knight) vs Team 2.0 (Bron Breakker, Carmelo Hayes, Grayson Waller & Tony D'Angelo)
Johnny and Carmelo kick the match off before Grayson enters next and faces off with Johnny before suplexing him and counters a head scissors into a backbreaker before Johnny hits a head scissors and a rolling kick before 2.0 double up on Johnny. Johnny comes back and hits Grayson with a neckbreaker and makes him DDT Carmelo before Trick tosses a chair into the ring and Johnny knocks him off of the side of the cage with it before Carmelo chokes Johnny with the chair as time ticks down. Once the clock runs out Pete comes out and evens the odds for the NXT veterans before dropping both Carmelo and Grayson and suplexing Carmelo onto Grayson and Johnny and Pete double up on Carmelo before the two drop 2.0 with buzzsaw kicks. Johnny and Pete lock in dueling submissions as time ticks down and Grayson takes out Johnny and Pete with stunners before Tony comes in and he and Trick bring kendo sticks, a table and a crutch out from underneath the ring before Trick pulls Dexter out from underneath the ring and pursues Trick to the back. Tony chains the door shut and 2.0 beat on Johnny and Pete with a trash can and its lid as time counts down and LA tries to enter the match, but can't get into the cage before he finally gets in by climbing in and taking out both Carmelo and Tony.
LA takes out all three members of 2.0 before Johnny and Pete hit running dropkicks into the corner into Grayson with a trash can on top of him before Bron enters the match by breaking the chain with bolt cutters. Bron takes out all four members of the veteran team before Tommaso enters last and the match officially begins as he beats down 2.0 single-handedly before DIY reunite and team up on 2.0. Bron powerbombs Johnny onto Tommaso before 2.0 take control until the two teams brawl and Team B&G stomp 2.0 against the cage before Johnny and Pete lawn dart Carmelo into a trash can before LA surplexes Grayson through a table. They hit a tower of doom before LA hits Carmelo with a one percenter for a near fall that Tony breaks up before Tommaso hits an air raid crash off of the top onto a trash can with Bron for a near fall before Grayson dives off of the cage onto LA through a table for a near fall that Pete breaks up. Tony takes out Pete before Tommaso and Bron exchange strikes until Bron hits a head scissors and Johnny hits a slingshot DDT before DIY hit Meet in the Middle for a near fall when Carmelo pulls the referee away.
Tommaso then goes for the Fairytale Ending before Bron spears him through a table and hits a powerslam for the pin and the win.
Winner: Team 2.0 defeat Team Black & Gold when Bron pins Tommaso.