WWE NXT Results (10/5/16) - Almas Turns Heel, Tag Team Classic Begins

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WWE NXT Results (10/5/16)
Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com

The show opens with a recap of the announcement for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic, which kicks off tonight.

Tom Phillips & Corey Graves welcome us to the show as we start things off with a tag team classic match. Harv and Gurv Sihra,The Bollywood Boyz, make their way down to the ring first. The Authors of Pain enter next.

1st Round Match: The Bollywood Boyz vs. The Authors of Pain

Harv slaps Razar a few times to start the match. Akam comes in and pummels Harv. Harv breaks free and creates some separation to tag Gurv. The AoP double team Gurv, smashing him in the heel corner. Garv is knocked off the apron before The Authors of Pain clothesline Gurv for the win.

Winners: The Authors of Pain - by pinfall (1:42)

A Dan Matha vignette airs as he debuts tonight.


Rich Swann makes his way to the ring for the next match. Tough Enough competitor Patrick Clark enters with a new flamboyant gimmick.

Rich Swann vs. Patrick Clark

Lock up, Clark applies a headlock. Clark does a shoulderblock before posing in the middle of the ring. Swann runs and flips around the rings before dropkicking Clark. Swann chops Clark in the corner. Swann does a backflip, but Clark dodges and plants Swann with a spinebuster, cover. Clark applies a half nelson chinlock on the mat. Swann lands a couple harsh kicks to the face. Swann superkicks Clark in the jaw before doing a flip onto him for the final cover.

Winner: Rich Swann - by pinfall (2:56)

We see footage of Cedric Alexander beating Andrade Almas two weeks ago on NXT. The two showed respect after the match and will now team up to face The Revival later tonight.


Asuka beat Liv Morgan quickly last week. The NXT Women's Champ then said no one is ready for Asuka. Last week afterwards, Peyton Royce and Billie Kay taunted Liv about the loss.

Royce and Kay make their way out as Royce is competing in a singles match. Danielle Kamella makes her way to the ring for her debut.

Peyton Royce vs. Danielle Kamella

Kamella applies a waist lock to start, but Royce soon body slams her. Kamella rolls Peyton up quickly, two. Kamella does a crossbody, cover again. Kamella dropkicks Royce before being hit with a spinning heel kick, cover. Royce wraps Danielle up in the ropes with her long legs. Royce holds Kamella in the corner with leg pressing her there. Royce drops elbows to the collar bone to set up a headlock on the mat. Royce keeps the hold in for a lengthy amount of time until Kamella reaches her feet, backing Royce into the turnbuckle. Kamella does a flipping back elbow. Royce follows it up with a running knee to the face into a Northern Lights Suplex cover for the win.

Winner: Peyton Royce - by pinfall (3:43)

Tye Dillinger & Bobby Roode are asked about their tag team debut next week. Roode interrupts before Tye can speak. Roode says Tye will finally be great. Roode does his glorious pose as Tye tries to talk again. Their opponents will be Sanity, but they don't have much info on them. Roode says he expects big things out of Tye next week.


Dan Matha makes his way to the ring for his debut. (He's huge) Samoa Joe runs down the ramp and takes out Dan with so many strikes. Joe nails an enziguri in the corner to take him down to his feet. Joe grabs a mic and says, "tick, tock.. tick, tock. Who will be the next to get their head rocked?" Matha is kicked out of the ring as Joe continues to call out Regal. Joe states his ultimatum again - bring him Nakamura or give him the NXT Title. One more week, or things escalate again.


No Way Jose and Rich Swann are asked why they decided to team up for the Tag Team Classic. Jose says Swann knows a little bit about hard times, and they had their ears open to what the fans were wanting. Swann compliments Jose before asking the rest of the teams - "Can you handle this? No Way Jose!"

SAnitY debuts next week.

Andrade Almas and Cedric Alexander make their way to the ring separately for the main event. NXT Tag Team Champions Dash & Dawson enter next.

1st Round Match: Andrade "Cien" Almas & Cedric Alexander vs. The Revival

Cedric and Dash start the match, but Dash quickly tags Dawson. Alexander and Dawson lock up, headlock on Cedric. Dawson hits a couple shoulderblocks. Alexander pulls off a take down wit his feet and a dropkick. Andrade and Alexander double dropkick The Revival out of the ring. Dash tries to get back in, but Dawson slips in. Alexander tags Almas, and they double dropkick Dawson together. Almas covers for a one before applying a left arm stretch. Dash comes back in with a headbutt to Almas.

Dawson back in with a kick to the gut. Alexander tags in to help Almas take out Dash & Dawson together. The Revival regroups as Almas hangs in the ropes and Cedric flips out onto the champs. Alexander slides Dawson back in the ring for a cover. Almas is tagged for a left arm hold. Dash is tagged as Almas rolls Dawson up. Dash stomps on Andrade a few times and sends him shoulder-first into the turnbuckle.


Dawson flips Andrade over into a cover. Dawson turns his focus to the left arm as he tags Dash for a cover. Dash continues to work the arm. Dawson comes back in for an elbow drop to the neck, cover. Almas rolls Dawson up as Dash distracts the ref. They cut Almas off from making a tag. Dash eats a kick to the face to allow Almas to tag Cedric. Alexander comes in with a knee to Dash and a flipping kick to Dawson, cover and Dash breaks it.

Almas saves Alexander from a double team move. Alexander rolls Dawson up, nearfall. Andrade is pulled from the apron by Dash. The Revival nails Alexander with the Shatter Machine for the win.

Winners: The Revival - by pinfall (9:38)

After the match, Almas snaps and takes Alexander out. He viciously drops Cedric on the guard rail. The crowd heavily boos him as he backs up the ramp to end the show.

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