WWE taped another four episodes of NXT on Friday night from the campus of Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida. Wrestling News World'sScott Brooks was in attendance and filed the following report:
Solomon Crowe defeated former WWE wrestler Brian Kendrick with his rope assisted splash.
Note from Scott: On account of the date of the next taping being past when the dates of these episodes would theoretically air (12/18, 12/25, 1/1, 1/8), it implies that they may have a pre-taped episode air somewhere in-between leaving the air dates of these episodes unconfirmed exactly.
Adrian Neville came to the ring for a promo. He called out Kevin Owens to the ring and the two of them exchanged words over Sami Zayn, who was not at the show tonight.
Match 1) Becky Lynch defeated Bayley won with a new submission after working on Bayley's injured knee.
Match 2) Bull Dempsey squashed Jesus De Leon/Mr. 450 from the independent scene.
Match 3) Baron Corbin squashed a jobber of his own in 14 seconds. Bull looked on from the ramp.
Enzo Amore and Colin Cassidy came out for a promo with Carmella until The Ascension interrupted and a match started.
Match 4) The Ascension defeated Enzo Amore and Big Cass. After the match, The Ascension cut a promo on Itami & Balor saying that they are far from done with them.
Match 5) Kevin Owens vs. Adrian Neville got thrown out when Neville got laid out at the ring post. Owens inflicted insult to injury by powerbombing Neville on the apron afterwards. Medics had to tend to Neville after the match.
Match 1) Charlotte w/Ric Flair retained over Sasha Banks w/Becky Lynch in a rematch from the special via submission. Charlotte celebrated with Ric after the match.
Match 2) The Lucha Dragons of Sin Cara and Kalisto defeated Jason Jordan and Tye Dillinger in a non-title match. The Vaudevillians attacked the Lucha Dragons after the match.
Enzo Amore and Colin Cassidy introduced Carmella before she took the mic. They introduced Blue Pants once again.
Match 3) "Blue Pants" defeated Carmella after Enzo accidentally distracted Carmella. Carmella laid out Enzo after the match and took off.
Match 4) Baron Corbin squashed CJ Parker. Baron called out Bull, who was watching at ringside. Baron pulled Bull over the rail and they brawled until security was forced to separate the two.
Charlotte came out for a promo. She spoke about how she has beaten everyone there is to beat, running down her defenses, until Sasha and Becky ran to the ring and jumped Charlotte. Natalya made the save, forcing them to retreat to the stage.
Match 5) Finn Balor and Hideo Itami defeated The Ascension via pinfall by Itami. At one point, like at the special, Itami teased doing the GTS and the crowd lost their minds for the tease once again.
Sami Zayn came out to the ring He ran through the crowd and celebrated with fans before entering the ring. He said that it wasn't his title but "our" title. He mentioned that Takeover should have been the best moment of his career but Kevin Owens ruined that by powerbombing him on the apron. He says he is ready to defend the belt anywhere, anyplace, anytime. Adrian Neville comes out Adrian Neville came out and told Zayn that he was the better man at Takeover. Zayn reminded Neville of his rematch clause. William Regal came to the stage. He thanked both men for their match at Takeover and announced that the main event of next week's show would feature the rematch between the two of them.
Match 1) Tyler Breeze defeated Chad Gable via the Beauty Shot.
Match 2) Sasha Banks defeated Alexa Bliss via the Bank Statement.
Match 3) The Lucha Dragons of Sin Cara and Kalisto retained the NXT Tag Team Championship over The Vaudevillians in a rematch from Takeover.
Match 4) Hideo Itami defeated Curtis Axel via roundhouse kick.
Match 1) Finn Balor defeated Tyson Kidd via the double stomp to the back of the head
Match 2) Sasha Banks and Becky Lynch defeated Charlotte and Natalya when Sasha pinned Charlotte via roll-up.
Match 3) Baron Corbin defeated Bull Dempsey via the End of Days.
Match 4) In an NXT Title Match, Sami Zayn retained over Adrian Neville in the rematch from Takeover.
Following the match, Kevin Owens attacked Sami Zayn once again.
The next NXT Taping at Full Sail University will be held on January 15th, 2015. No WWE name announced for the show.