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WWE NXT Results (4/27/16) - Tag Team Matches, Nakamura Headlines

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WWE NXT Results (4/27/16)
Wednesday, April 27th, 2016
From WrestleMania Axxess in Dallas, TX
Report by CJ Blaze of

Tom Phillips welcomes us to the show. Corey Graves is also on commentary. We will see how Samoa Joe won the NXT Title later on.

NXT Women's Champion Asuka makes her way to the ring for the opening contest. Eva Marie enters next.

Asuka vs. Eva Marie

Asuka swings with a kick as Eva escapes to the apron. Back in the ring, they lock up and trade several arm locks. Asuka flips her over for a kick to the back. Eva crawls to the ropes. Asuka applies a waist lock. Asuka connects with a hip attack. Asuka drags Eva down into an arm lock on the mat. Asuka manages to hit a hip attack to Eva on the apron, knocking her out of the ring. Nia Jax walks out to console Eva.


Eva rams Asuka into the turnbuckle. Eva takes Asuka down with a knee to the back and arms stretched. Asuka works her way out with strikes. Eva side steps a hip attack and strikes Asuka with a right hand. Eva flips Asuka down again for a knee to the back. Asuka gets Eva in a backslide. They both get back to their feet. Eva throws punches first before Asuka fires back with a dropkick.

Asuka unloads with kicks. Eva gets up and slams her to the mat. Asuka with a sliding knee, two. Asuka connects with one more hip attack for the three.

Winner: Asuka - by pinfall (10:08)

Nia Jax gets in the ring and Asuka tries kicking her. They stare down until Nia gets Eva up and they leave.

Samoa Joe Wins NXT Championship

Lowell, MA - We see Samoa Joe coming down to the ring. Finn Balor comes out next. The battle spills out of the ring as Balor dropkicks Joe into the barricade. Joe stops Balor on the turnbuckle. Joe hits the Muscle Buster to win the NXT Championship.

After the match - Joe says he told us this would happen.

Dash & Dawson make their way to the ring for the next tag team match. Two jobbers are already in the ring.

The Revival vs. Two Jobbers

The jobbers, who are wearing matching ring gear, hug each other. Dash trips Jeff to the mat and rubs his face. Dawson comes in to make short work. He tags Dawson, who drops an elbow. Dawson prevents Jeff from tagging. Dawson tosses Jeff onto Dash's knee. Dash clubs Jeff across the back. The Revival hits a double team elbow drop, like The Hype Bros. They hit the double knee drop for the win.

Winners: The Revival - by pinfall (3:11)

Dawson grabs a mic and says there's a reason they are called The Revival. He says they are putting every tag team in the world on notice because they want their NXT Tag Team Championship back.

Zack Ryder and Mojo Rawley make their way to the ring for more tag action. Blake and Murphy enter next without Alexa Bliss.

The Hype Bros vs. Blake & Murphy

Mojo and Blake start the match. Blake applies a headlock until Mojo shoulderblocks him. Zack Ryder tags in with a neckbreaker, cover. Ryder slams both Blake & Murphy to the mat head-first at the same time. Ryder then dropkicks them from out of the ring. Murphy gets the advantage back in the ring after some heel tactics. Blake comes in, working the left leg.

Murphy tags back in and he applies another submission to Ryder's legs. Blake holds the left knee in the ropes. Ryder bucks Blake out as Murphy is legal again. Mojo gets the tag and he runs Murphy over with shoulderblocks. Mojo does a big splash in the corner. He catches Blake and makes him kick Murphy in the head. Ryder connects with the Hype Ryder on Blake for the win.

Winners: The Hype Bros - by pinfall (4:46)

As Ryder and Mojo are leaving, Dash & Dawson attack them. They slam Mojo against the apron to finish the destruction.

Carmella makes her way out while cutting a promo. Her opponent is Aliyah, who is making her singles TV debut.

Carmella vs. Aliyah

They lock up, Aliyah applies a headlock. Carmella gets out of it and they taunt each other. Carmella nails a dropkick, cover. Aliyah wraps Carmella up in a full nelson on the mat. Aliyah puts her legs behind Carmella's head next to make it worse. Carmella spins out of it for a brief cover. Aliyah does a crossbody into the corner. Aliyah drops a leg from the top, cover. Aliyah covers again out of frustration. Carmella rolls Aliyah out for punches. Carmella goes up top and does a head scissors spin followed by a kick to the face. Carmella plants Aliyah before applying the triangle for the win.

Winner: Carmella - by submission (3:16)

Dasha asks Elias Samson about his match against Nakamura tonight. Samson says he'll show Shinsuke why he never should've come to NXT.


Austin Aries will be in action next week.

Elias Samson makes his way to the ring for the main event. Shinsuke Nakamura enters last.

Elias Samson vs. Shinsuke Nakamura

They lock up to start. Samson takes Nakamura to the ropes before breaking. They lock up again. Nakamura whips Samson across the ring. Nakamura drops a knee. Samson fires back with a vicious clothesline. Samson body slams Nakamura for a cover. Samson chops Nakamura in the ropes, followed by a suplex and a cover. Samson applies a headlock. Nakamura puts his foot on the rope to break the hold.

Samson chops Nakamura again. Nakamura counters with a knee and spinning kick to the head. Nakamura knees Samson in the gut before connecting with a knee to the ribs as Samson is place across the top. Nakamura hits an inverted exploder suplex out of the corner before connecting with Kinshasa for the win.

Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura - by pinfall (4:22)

Nakamura celebrates in the ring to end the show.

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