WWE held another set of NXT tapings on Thursday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Wrestling News World writer Scott Brooks was on hand for the taping and filed the following report:
Alexander Rusev w/Lana defeated an unknown jobber.
May 1, 2014 Episode:
They showed JBL and Paige backstage talking about vacating the NXT Divas Title.
Match 1) Tyson Kidd defeated Bo Dallas via blockbuster. Bo had a new theme and entrance fitting more with his current videos on Raw.
Match 2) In a first round match for the NXT Divas Championship Tournament, Sasha Banks. w/Charlotte defeated Bayley following a lung lower and a submission causing Bayley to tap out.
Match 3) Adam Rose defeated Danny Burch.
Post match Camacho attacked a couple of Rose’s party friends including the masked caped man in the group.
Match 4) In a first round match for the NXT Divas Tournament, Natalya defeated Layla via Sharpshooter.
Match 5) Mojo Rawley defeated Oliver Grey.
Aiden English cut a promo on Moho from the stage and asked Moho to leave.
Match 6) In a No DQ match for the NXT Title, Adrian Neville retained over Brodus Clay. Brodus grabbed the belt but Neville kicked it into him and hit the Corkscrew shooting star press onto Brodus while the belt was on him.
Episode 2 Airing on May 8, 2014:
Triple H opened the show. He said there will be a battle royal tonight to determine the #1 contender for the NXT championship. He then announced on May 29th, both the NXT and Divas title will be defended on the next live two hour special. It will be “NXT Takeover.”
Match 1) In a first round NXT Divas Tournament Match, Charlotte w/Sasha Banks defeated Emma via a roll up following distraction from Sasha.
Match 2) El Local and Kalisto defeated The Legionaries (Sylvester Lefort Marcus Louis) via a handspring Enzugiri from Kalisto on Sylvester.
Match 3) Camacho squashed Captain Comic (? Didn’t hear his name. It was the masked caped man from Rose’s posse.) Adam Rose came out for the save.
Match 4) In a first round NXT Divas Match, Alexa Bliss defeated Alicia Fox via roll up in her debut to advance in the tournament.
Match 5) won a battle royal to win the #1 contendership to the NXT Heavyweight Title. People in the battle royal included:
Only Mojo Rawley Bo Dallas and Sami Zayn got entrances. Notably Camacho and Woods got in a brawl around ringside. Tyson Kidd eliminated Bo to bring it down to him Breeze and Zayn for the final three. Zayn and Kidd ended up on the apron and they as well as Dalton ended go all falling to the floor close to the same time. Triple H came to ringside and said next week there will be a triple threat match and the winner will face Neville at NXT Takeover.
Episode 3 Airing on May 15, 2014:
Match 1) The Ascension squashed two unknowns.
Konnor took a mic and said they have laid waste to every team in the NXT Universe. Victor said bring them something new to destroy. El Local and Kalisto came to the stage. Local challenged them to a match and Kalisto got the crowd to chant Lucha.
Match 2) In a semifinal match for the NXT Women’s Title Tournament, Charlotte w/Sasha Banks defeated Alexa Bliss.
Match 3) Mojo Rawley defeated Aiden English.
Match 4) Colin Cassidy defeated Angelo Dawkins. During the match CJ Parker went trough the crowd with a sign that said “No Xtra Toxins” and it said on the other side “this sign is recyclable.”
Match 5) In a triple threat match to crown the #1 contendership at NXT Takeover, Tyson Kidd defeated Sami Zayn and Tyler Breeze following an elbow drop on Breeze after
Episode 4 Airing on May 22, 2014:
They announced a win or go home match between Bo Dallas and Big E Langston where if Bo wins he gets an NXT Title shot. If he loses he must leave NXT.
Match 1) In a non title match, Paige defeated Tamina Snuka after blocking the Superfly Splash and rolling up Tamina for the pin.
Match 2) Adam Rose defeated Camacho via count out when Camacho walked out.
Match 3) In a semifinal match for the NXT Divas Title Tournament, Natalya defeated Sasha Banks w/Charlotte.
Match 4) In a non-title match, Adrian Neville defeated Curt Hawkins via the Red Arrow.
Tyson Kidd came out after and said that the title will be his his. Neville says he respects Tyson but if he is going to try to use NXT for a springboard at Neville’s success he has another thing coming. Neville was it is his ring. At Takeover, Neville said the only member of his that will be taking home the gold, as usual, will be his wife.
Match 5) Big E Langston defeated Bo Dallas via the Big End, so Bo can no longer be at NXT. Big E Langston came out without the Intercontinental Title.
The next live event at Full Sail will be NXT Takeover which will be aired live on the WWE Network on May 29th, 2014 and will feature Natalya vs Charlotte for the vacant NXT Women’s Championship and Adrian Neville defending the NXT Title against Tyson Kidd.