Category Archives: NXT

NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III – Review

NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III – Review

This TakeOver has a real big event feel to it. The, hour-long, pre-show included interviews and special guests, and hyped the show as a much bigger deal than previous TakeOvers. Triple H said in an interview that Brooklyn is like NXT’s WrestleMania, and I can see what he means. Pre-Show I don’t normally bother with… Continue Reading

NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III – Preview

NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III – Preview

Matches Bobby Roode (C) vs Drew McIntyre – NXT Championship match Asuka (C) vs Ember Moon – NXT Women’s Championship match Authors of Pain (C) vs SAnitY – NXT Tag Team Championship match Aleister Black vs Hideo Itami Johnny Gargano vs Andrade ‘Cien’ Almas   Preview NXT’s return to Brooklyn looks great. The card is… Continue Reading

NXT Notes August 16 2017

NXT Notes August 16 2017

Tonight is the go home show for NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III. Since last week’s episode the match between Johnny Gargano and Andrade ‘Cien’ Almas has been confirmed, making the line-up for TakeOver theoretically complete. Advertised ahead of this week’s episode, Ember Moon and Asuka have their contract signing, and Roderick Strong takes on Drew McIntyre.… Continue Reading

NXT Notes August 09 2017

NXT Notes August 09 2017

Following their in-ring altercation last week, and an apparent attack by Itami in the parking lot after the show, WWE.com announced that Aleister Black and Hideo Itami will face each other at NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III. Pre-announced ahead of tonights show, Bobby Roode and Drew McIntrye are set for a face to face chat in… Continue Reading

NXT Notes August 02 2017

NXT Notes August 02 2017

This week we are promised an appearance by Aleister Black. To be honest, that’s all I need to declare it an episode worth watching. Also announced ahead of this episode is Johnny Gargano’s in-ring return, he will be facing newcomer Raul Mendoza. And we are due to be graced with the presences of Bobby Roode… Continue Reading

NXT Notes July 26 2017

NXT Notes July 26 2017

Kassius Ohno and Hideo Itami have had their ups and downs in recent weeks. Last week Kassius Ohno asked for a match against Itami so they could settle their differences in the ring. That match, is tonight’s main event. Also pre-advertised for tonight’s show, and address from number one contender for the NXT championship, Drew… Continue Reading

NXT Notes July 20 2017

NXT Notes July 20 2017

Two potentially exciting matches on the card for tonight’s episode. Ember Moon will take on Ruby Riot, and Drew McIntyre faces Killian Dain. The winner of McIntyre versus Dain will be Bobby Roode’s opponent at NXT TakeOver Brooklyn III. The Moon versus Riot match is billed as a simple battle for supremacy in the women’s… Continue Reading

NXT Notes July 05 2017

NXT Notes July 05 2017

This week’s main event is an NXT Championship match. Bobby Roode will defend his title against Roderick Strong. After the women’s championship match last week, they have a lot to live up to. Also pre-advertised it the tag match set up by SAnitY’s attack last week. Alexander Wolfe and Killian Dain will face Kassius Ohno… Continue Reading

NXT Notes June 28 2017

NXT Notes June 28 2017

Exciting episode on the cards tonight. First, Mauro Ranallo joins the NXT commentary team as of tonight. I know Ranallo has a tendency to divide viewers with his distinctive style, but I really enjoy his commentary, and I think he’s a fantastic fit for NXT. Commentary has lost something since the departure of Corey Graves.… Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #10: Furious is in Court!

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) sits down with Oliver Court, wrestling writer and podcaster, to talk about wrestling! It’s be weird if they talked about anything else. They look at the latest big offerings from WWE and the rest of the world in the tenth RVR Podcast! Continue Reading