Category Archives: NXT

NXT Notes June 21 2017

NXT Notes June 21 2017

There’s a lot going on tonight on NXT, it seems like they’ve pre-advertised almost the whole show. The main event is set to be Kassius Ohno vs Aleister Black. Also scheduled is Ember Moon versus Peyton Royce, in Moon’s first match back from injury, and an appearance from Sonya Deville. Added to the preview today,… Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #9: The Best So Far!

RVR Wrestling Podcast #9: The Best So Far!

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) and regular Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) sit down with Amanda Why (@manda_why) to talk about the upcoming Mae Young Classic, and to figure out who the best wrestler in the world is. Continue Reading

NXT Notes June 14 2017

NXT Notes June 14 2017

The women’s division takes centre stage for this week’s NXT. The advertised main event is the triple threat elimination match for the NXT women’s champions between Asuka, Ruby Riot, and Nikki Cross. Also advertised for tonight’s show is Drew McIntyre’s return to action against an unnamed opponent.   Results Drew McIntyre def Rob Ryzin Authors… Continue Reading

NXT Notes June 7 2017

NXT Notes June 7 2017

Ahead of tonight’s show William Regal set a match between No Way Jose and Killian Dain. This is as a result of Jose stopping Dain’s interference in the SAnitY vs Strong and Ohno match last week. Also pre-announced, Hideo Itami will face Oney Lorcan, and Bobby Roode is set to make an appearance to outline… Continue Reading

NXT Notes May 31 2017

NXT Notes May 31 2017

No NXT notes for last week due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances (sorry, I was in hospital). It was mainly a recap of NXT TakeOver Chicago, but there were three matches. Aleister Black beat Curt Hawkins. We saw the debut of Velveteen Dream (who used to be plain old Patrick Clark), he beat Robert Anthony.… Continue Reading

NXT TakeOver Chicago Review

NXT TakeOver Chicago Review

In the run up to NXT TakeOver Chicago Tommaso Ciampa was injured at a house show. Triple H addressed the situation on Friday, saying the injury didn’t seem to be as severe as first feared and Ciampa would be assessed on Saturday to make sure he was cleared. There was no mention of the injury… Continue Reading

NXT TakeOver Chicago Preview

NXT TakeOver Chicago Preview

Matches Roderick Strong vs Eric Young Tyler Bate (C) vs Pete Dunne WWE UK Championship match Authors of Pain (C) vs #DIY – NXT Tag Team Championship ladder match Asuka (C) vs Nikki Cross vs Ruby Riot – NXT Women’s Championship match Bobby Roode (C) vs Hideo Itami – NXT Championship match   Preview Roderick… Continue Reading

RVR Wrestling Podcast #7: Get in the f*ck*ng sea.

RVR Wrestling Podcast #7: Get in the f*ck*ng sea.

Host Arnold Furious (@arnoldfurious) is joined by Conservative activist Aqeel Khalid (@aqeelkhalid) and the much nicer Mark Ashford (@iloikewrestling) and they proceed to bury… everything. Scorn and derision is handed out (but limited) to: Rip Rogers, Randy Orton, Daniel Hinkles, Bubba Dudley, Ryan Smile, …dive, music, tories, and your mum. Continue Reading

NXT Notes May 17 2017

NXT Notes May 17 2017

This week’s NXT is the go home show for NXT TakeOver Chicago, so expect a lot of previews and build up clips. The advertised main event for the show is Kassius Ohno versus Andrade ‘Cien’ Almas. Also in the preview SAnitY’s post-match attack on Roderick Strong last week was mentioned. WWE.com questions whether they will… Continue Reading

NXT Notes May 10 2017

NXT Notes May 10 2017

The big preview this week is the number one contender’s match between Hideo Itami and Roderick Strong. This one is intriguing because, unusually, it really does feel like it could go either way. Strong has been built up via the two-part getting to know you video, shown over the last two episodes of NXT, which… Continue Reading