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WWE NXT Results (12/7/16) - New NXT Champion Crowned

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WWE NXT Results (12/7/16)
Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
From Full Sail University & Osaka, Japan
Report by CJ Blaze of

The show starts with a video package on Nakamura vs. Joe. The theme song airs and Tom Phillips welcomes us to the show at Full Sail.

New NXT Tag Team Champions Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa are welcomed to the ring. They celebrate in the crowd as they enter. Before they can say anything, The Authors of Pain come out to the stage. Paul Ellering brags about them being undefeated the winners of the Tag Classic. Before Paul can go on, The Revival interrupt. The Revival go around the AoP on the ramp and talk down the ramp.

Dash & Dawson brag about themselves until the Authors walk down the ramp to have a face-off. Dash & Dawson get shoved and they retreat. Ellering says the next chapter will be written by the AoP as the new Tag Team Champions.

Phillips & Graves welcome former NXT star Percy Watson to join the commentary team. A video package on his time in the company airs.

No Way Jose's music hits for the first match. Rich Swann enters next with the Cruiserweight Championship around his waist as this is a tag match. Sanity makes their way out, except Sawyer Fulton. It appears to be Fulton's jacket that EY stomps and spits on.

No Way Jose & Rich Swann vs. Eric Young & Alexander Wolfe

Wolfe takes Jose to the corner for chops right off the bat. Swann gets the tag. Tandem offense ensues to take Wolfe out of the ring. Wolfe catches Swann mid-move, tags EY. Young works Swann's midsection while being held by Wolfe. Swann gets tossed out of the ring. Young drops out of the ring to stomp on him


Back in the ring, EY goes for a cover. Swann manages to hit a dropkick. EY holds Swann up harshly while standing on the ropes, cover follows. Wolfe does what looks like dancing before kicking Swann in the corner. Swann gets slammed down, cover. Wolfe works the left arm. Swann and Wolfe double clothesline each other. They crawl to make tags. Jose clotheslines EY and then Wolfe off the apron. Jose drops EY with an arm drag and another clothesline. Jose nails the TKO, cover but Wolfe breaks it.

Wolfe falls out of the ring. Swann flips out of the ring onto him. EY trips Jose out of the ring. Jose drops Young with a boot. Big Damo comes out of nowhere and shoves Jose into the ring post. Wolfe rolls Jose into the ring. Young hits his neckbreaker finisher for the win.

Winners: Sanity - by pinfall (7:31)

Backstage, William Regal announces Revival will get their title rematch on the January 11th episode of NXT. The winners will defend the titles against The Authors of Pain in San Antonio. Tye Dillinger walks up and starts to talk, but Regal interrupts to announce a #1 Contender's tournament for the NXT Title. Regal and Tye agree to put The Perfect 10 in that tournament starting next week.

We see replays of Damo interfering in the last tag match, allowing Sanity to win.

Nikki Cross is seen looking at the NXT Women's Title backstage. Asuka picks it up and the women stare each other down.

Ember Moon enters. Kimber Lee is already in the ring.

Ember Moon vs. Kimber Lee

Lock up, Lee takes Moon down briefly until Moon launches Lee across the ring. Lee nails a side slam, cover. Lee covers a few times. Back on their feet, Lee chops Ember. Moon fires back with a chop of her own. Kimber lifts Ember, but she gets free. Lee gets taken down with a headlock, but Lee reverses it and strikes her back. Lee covers Moon. Moon knocks Lee down and heads up top. Moon nails her finisher for the win.

Winner: Ember Moon - by pinfall (3:03)

We will see four qualifying matches for the #1 Contender's match.


We head to Osaka, Japan for the NXT Championship match. Samoa Joe enters first, followed by hometown hero Shinsuke Nakamura. Mike Rome does spotlight introductions. Nakamura has streamers thrown at him. This looks like a big fight.

NXT Championship Match: Samoa Joe (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura

They pretend to go for kicks and strikes until Joe takes Nakamura to the ropes. They roll out of the ring. They get back in, but Joe scrapes the face on Nak from the apron.


Joe has Nakamura in a crossface. Joe lets loose, but Nak grabs Joe and tries to apply a triangle. They get to their feet, where Nak drops Joe with a German suplex. Joe counters with a big powerslam, cover. Nakamura goes up top, but Joe grabs him for a Muscle Buster. Nakamura breaks free, but gets sucked back in for a Clutch. They do some reversals until Joe hits a German.

Nakamura gets tossed across the ring again, cover. Joe takes Nakamura back up top. Joe sends him falling after hitting an enziguri. They tussle outside the ring, where Nakamura takes Joe out. They slowly roll back in. Joe ducks a kick but eats several kicks to the head and midsection. Nakamura lifts Joe, but they fall and roll out of the ring. Nakamura hits the knee strike from behind from the turnbuckle. Nakamura nails the Kinshasa for the win!

Winner & NEW NXT Champion - Shinsuke Nakamura - by pinfall (11:18)

Nakamura celebrates in the ring as his home country cheers him on.

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