WWE NXT Results
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
A video package on tonight;s title matches opens the show. Tom Phillips, Nigel McGuinness, and Percy Watson welcome us to the show from commentary.
1) Patrick Clark def. Sean Maluta via Famouser in 2:41. Clark is still playing his flamboyant character as he beat the former CWC competitor with a Famouser.
Eric Young, with Sanity, cuts a promo on Tye Dillinger in the a wooded area.
2) NXT Women's Championship: Asuka (c) def. Peyton Royce via the Asuka Lock in 8:20.
Asuka controls early on until Royce slams the champ into the ring post outside the ring. After the commercial break, Royce dominates with an arm hold. Asuka fires back with a shining wizard. Royce nails a spinning heel kick for a nearfall. Asuka traps Royce in the Asuka Lock to retain.
Post-match, Billie Kay gets in the ring to aid Royce in attacking the champ. Ember Moon hits the ring to make the save. Moon punches Kay on the ramp and then nails a crossbody on Royce in the ring. Billie eats a kick to the face, Royce gets slapped. Ember and Asuka lock eyes and stare at each other in the middle of the ring. Asuka raises her title in Ember's face before walking off.
We see footage from last month of Nakamura being treated for his injured knee at TakeOver. Last week, Kassius Ohno saved No Way Jose from Bobby Roode's attack. Backstage, William Regal announces Bobby Roode will defend the NXT Title against Ohno in two weeks at UCF.
A video package on UK competitor Wolfgang airs.
Shinsuke Nakamura returns to action next week.
3) NXT Tag Team Championship: #DIY def. The Authors of Pain (c) by DQ in 10:38 when The Revival interfered
Rezar and Ciampa start the match in the corner. After the break, the pace picks up and Gargano goes flipping out of the ring. He drops Akam with a slingshot DDT. Ciampa gets double teamed and then clotheslined by Ciampa. DIY double slam Rezar from the turnbuckle for a nearfall. Akam drags Ciampa out as Rezar plants Johnny with a spinebuster. DIY end up getting the AoP in dueling submissions in the ring. Dash & Dawson run down to break the holds. The ref calls for the bell.
Ciampa eats a Shatter Machine. Rezar tries to fight them off but ends up taking a Shatter Machine as well! The Revival retreats to end the show.