Tonight's edition of WWE NXT emanates from Full Sail University and is being dubbed 'The Great American Bash' and features an absolute STACKED night of action!
Before the show begins, let's see what tonight has in-store for us!
- NXT Women's Champion, Io Shirai vs Sasha Banks (Non-Title Match)
- Fatal-4-Way Elimination Match To Determine The # 1 Contender For The NXT Women's Championship - Mia Yim vs Dakota Kai vs Tegan Nox vs Candice LeRae
- Strap Match - Dexter Lumis vs Roderick Strong
- Timothy Thatcher vs Oney Lorcan
2-on-1 Handicap Match - Rhea Ripley vs Aliyah & Robert Stone
The show begins with a nice panoramic view of the special staging we have for the return of The Great American Bash and we even have some pyro and we head right into the action!
- Match - Fatal-4-Way Elimination Match To Determine The # 1 Contender For The NXT Women's Championship - Mia Yim vs Tegan Nox vs Dakota Kai vs Candice LeRae
Highlights (Mia Yim vs Tegan Nox vs Dakota Kai vs Candice LeRae)
Result - Tegan Nox defeats Candice LeRae, Mia Yim and Candice LeRae (In order of elimination)
Backstage, we see Damian Priest who challenges Cameron Grimes to a rematch...this time without any tricks or games or sneak attacks.
- Match - Timothy Thatcher vs Oney Lorcan
Highlights (Timothy Thatcher vs Oney Lorcan)
Result - Timothy Thatcher defeats Oney Lorcan
We then see a video package of Karrion Kross and Scarlett saying the brand of NXT as you know it will be changed forever...and judgement day is coming for the winner of next week's winner-take-all NXT Championship and North American Championship match between Adam Cole and Keith Lee.
- Match - 2-on-1 Handicap Match - Rhea Ripley vs Aliyah & Robert Stone
Highlights (Rhea Ripley vs Aliyah & Robert Stone)
Result - Rhea Ripley defeats Aliyah & Robert Stone
- Match - Strap Match - Dexter Lumis vs Roderick Strong
Highlights (Dexter Lumis vs Roderick Strong)
Result - Dexter Lumis defeats Roderick Strong
We then see the NXT Cruiserweight Champion, Santos Escobar making his way down to the ring, being flanked by Raul Mendoza and Joaquin Wilde and they get interrupted by Drake Maverick and the trio yet again attack Maverick but Breezango make their way down to the ring and make the save. Breezango and Maverick then challenge Escobar, Mendoza and Wilde to a 6-man tag-team match, next week.
It's announced moments later, that the match is now official for next week. Mia Yim vs Candice LeRae in a Street Fight is also announced for next week.
Match - Io Shirai vs Sasha Banks (with Bayley)
Highlights (Io Shirai vs Sasha Banks)
Result - Io Shirai defeats Sasha Banks
That's a wrap for NXT: The Great American Bash, Night One!
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