1/31 WWE NXT Taping Results: Winter Park, Florida (Full Sail University)
Dark Match: Natalya defeated Charlotte by submission.
– We are supposed to have a match between Axl Keegan & Mike Dalton, but Paige comes out and goes after Summer Rae, who runs to the back. Paige wants Summer to come back out here so they can settle their score. NXT Commissioner Dusty Rhodes comes out and tells Paige to leave, but she refuses. Summer comes back out and talks trash to Paige, who heads up the ramp and goes after her. Referees break them up and Dusty makes the match for later.
1. Corey Graves defeated Alex Riley by submission with the 13th Step.
2. Summer Rae defeated Paige.
– After the match, referees had to help Paige to the back as reports state she was grabbing her arm.
3. NXT Tag Team Title Tournament Finals: Adrian Neville & Oliver Grey defeated The Wyatt Family (Rowan & Luke Harper) w/Bray Wyatt to become the 1st champions when Neville pinned Harper with the British Airways.
– Segment with Damien Sandow & Dusty Rhodes where Sandow vs. Randy Orton is made for the next NXT TV Tapings on Feburary 21st.
1. Bray Wyatt (making his in-ring return after a 7-month absence) w/Luke Harper & Rowan defeated Yoshi Tatsu
– After the match, Wyatt got rid of Tatsu, then brought Rowan & Harper in the ring. Wyatt played mind games with both, telling each man that it was the other’s fault that they lost last week. Harper & Rowan then went after each other.
2. Xavier Woods defeated El Local
3. Audrey Marie defeated Sasha Banks
– Tony Dawson interviews the injured Tyson Kidd about his injury. He is interrupted by Leo Kruger, who says Kidd should have stayed away. Kruger kicks out one of Kidd’s crutches out from under him and goes to hit him with the crutch until Justin Gabriel runs in to make the save.
4. NXT Title: Big E. Langston (c) defeated “The Ascension” Conor O’Brian to retain the title
After the match, Corey Graves attacked Langston from behind and ran off with the NXT Title and when Langston got to his feet, he ran off after Graves.
1. Justin Gabriel w/Tyson Kidd defeated Leo Kruger
– After the match, Kruger grabbed one of Kidd’s crutches from him and nailed Gabriel in the ribs with it.
2. Aksana defeated Emma
– We see footage of backstage where referees are tending to a fallen Bo Dallas, who appears to have been attacked by someone. Backstage correspondent Renee Young says Dallas was scheduled to compete in a #1 Contenders Match tonight.
3. NXT Title #1 Contenders Match: Conor O’Brian & Corey Graves went to a No Contest when The Shield ran in attacked both guys, laying them both out with the Triple Powerbomb.
– The Shield cuts a promo saying they are everywhere and are always watching and no one is out of their reach. Rollins says this will get better, but to do so, things have to get worse. Ask Ryback, John Cena & Sheamus about how bad things can get. Believe in the Shield!
– World Champion Alberto Del Rio & Ricardo Rodriguez come out. Del Rio puts over the NXT audience until he is interrupted by United States Champion Antonio Cesaro. Cesaro challenges Del Rio to a Champion vs. Champion match. NXT Commissioner Dusty Rhodes comes out and says this is NXT and Cesaro doesn’t get to make the matches. Dusty then books Cesaro vs. Big E. Langston.
– Big E. Langston defeated Antonio Cesaro by disqualification when Corey Graves & Conor O’Brian interfered.
– Graves & O’Brian beat down Langston, then went to a double team, but Langston mowed them both down with running body blocks. Langston the laid out both Graves & O’Brian with the Big Ending and counted them both down for the 5 count.