Good afternoon, and welcome to our coverage for today's edition of WWE NXT UK!
Heritage Cup Tournament Semifinal Match
Noam Dar vs Kenny Williams
Noam and Kenny lock up before Noam backs Kenny to the ropes and wrings his arm before taking Kenny down as the round ends.
Kenny takes Noam down and drives him into the mat before focusing on the arm of Noam in the ropes before dropkicking Noam in the ropes for two. Kenny grounds Noam before he gets to his feet and sweeps Kenny before Kenny grabs his knee and Kenny rolls Noam up with the tights for the pin and first fall.
Kenny Williams goes up 1-0
Kenny goes back to the arm of Noam before Noam drops him with a kick and kicks the legs of Kenny before hitting a back drop driver for two. Noam focuses on the leg of Kenny before going after his wrist and arm before hitting an uppercut to the back of Kenny. Kenny gets two off of an inside cradle before dropping Noam with a kick and Noam locks in a knee bar as the round ends.
Noam tries to roll Kenny up with his feet on the ropes before Kenny spears the knee of Noam before Kenny tries to undo the top turnbuckle pad before Noam grabs a bottle and pretends that Kenny hit him. Noam then locks in a knee bar for the tap and the second fall to even the falls at one a piece.
Kenny and Noam even the falls at 1-1.
Round 5 starts with Kenny locking in a hammer lock before Noam drops Kenny with a back elbow for two before Noam rolls out of the ring before Kenny goes out after Noam. Noam then gets back inside before Shaw Samuels grabs and holds onto Kenny's foot when he's trying to get back into the ring from underneath the ring before Noam hits and pins Kenny with the Nova Roller.
Winner: Noam Dar defeats Kenny Williams via pinfall to advance to the finals of the tournament.
- Backstage Gallus are getting ready for their tag title match in our main event.
- We go to the ring to Assistant to the General Manager Sid Scala before we get satellite interview with the new NXT UK champion Ilja Dragunov where Ilja says that he can't wait to come back. Nathan Frazer, Rampage Brown and A-Kid come out and lobby for a title shot before Sid makes a triple threat number one contender match for Ilja's title. The three men they argue before Rampage takes out A and Nathan before leaving.
- Backstage Amelia McKenzie is getting ready for her match against Stevie Turner up next.
- Backstage Jinny nearly comes to blows with Isla Dawn who has invaded her dressing room as we go to commercial.
Emelia McKenzie vs Stevie Turner
Emilia backs Stevie into the corner before they lock up and Stevie backs Emilia into the corner before slapping her across the chest and Emilia wrenches the arm of Stevie. Stevie locks in a side headlock before Emilia drops her with a back elbow into a dropkick and a swinging neckbreaker for two before Stevie fights out of a German. Stevie drops Emilia with a knee and whips her into the corner before hitting a running uppercut and stomping Emilia in the corner before rocking Emilia with knees in the ropes for two. Emilia comes back with a roll up for two before clotheslining Stevie and spearing her for a near fall before Stevie hits a Side Effect for a near fall of her own. Emilia then dodges a V-Trigger before she hits a German into a running meteora for the pin and the win.
Winner: Emilia McKenzie defeats Stevie Turner via pinfall.
- We get a video package promo by Wolfgang and Teoman ahead of their Heritage Cup Tournament matches next week.
- We get a vignette for the soon to debut Charlie Dempsey as we go to commercial.
- We get a recap of what happened during the break as Blair Davenport showed up and attacked Stevie when she was recovering after her defeat to Emilia before the break.
WWE NXT UK Tag Team Championship Match
Pretty Deadly (c) vs Gallus
Mark and Lewis kick things off for their respective teams before Joe and Sam come in and Sam rocks Joe with an up kick before hitting a jawbreaker and Joe comes back with a running cross body for two. Lewis comes in and gets taken down by Mark before spearing the knee of Lewis and Lewis kicks Mark through the ropes before Sam comes in and focuses on the leg of Mark. Mark gets the tag to Joe who digs into Sam with strikes and a suplex for two before PD double up on Joe for two before he gets the hot tag to Mark who clotheslines Lewis repeatedly. Mark back drops Sam before hitting Lewis with an uppercut and a bulldog off of the second rope for two before hitting a back suplex for another two count. Lewis and Mark exchange standing switches before Sam gets the tag and DDTs Mark for two before clotheslining Mark against the ropes and Mark dodges a slingshot code breaker. Mark drops Lewis with a knee and gets the hot face to Joe before he covers the non-legal man and Mark sends Sam into the post before Joe takes out PD with a running cross body against the barricade.
Back in the ring Joe then hits a missile dropkick for a near fall before Gallus double team Lewis for a near fall before PD finish Mark with Spilt Milk for the pin and the win.
Winner: Pretty Deadly retain their NXT UK Tag Team titles by defeating Gallus via pinfall.