We see a video highlighting the Wyatt Family’s attack on Oliver Grey 2 weeks ago, this leads to Grey’s tag-team partner, Adrian Neville, against Luke Harper of the Wyatt Family this week.
We see the usual intro, then Tony Dawson welcomes us to the show and we go right to the opening match.
Return Grudge Match: “The Cape Town Werewolf” Justin Gabriel vs. “”The Big Game Hunter” Leo Kruger
Kruger backs Gabriel into the corner, but Gabriel turns him around before breaking clean. Kruger with a right hand, followed by a side headlock. Gabriel goes to whip Kruger off the ropes, but Kruger grabs onto Gabriel’s hair to bring him back into the side headlock. Gabriel tries again, but again Kruger pulls at the hair. Kruger with a right hand, followed by a whip, but Gabriel with a front kick to sidestep Kruger’s backdrop attempt. Gabriel now with a side headlock into a takedown. Kruger now tries to whip Gabriel off the ropes, but now its Gabriel who pulls at the hair to keep ahold of the side headlock. Gabriel does it a 2nd time, then takes Kruger down. Kruger backs Gabriel into the corner, but Gabriel with a forearm, followed by a pair of hair-mares. Kruger comes back with a right hand to the throat, followed by an elbow drop to the back. Kruger stomps away at Gabriel, then taunts the crowd as we go to commercial.
Back from commercial as Kruger has control of the match-up. Kruger with a hammerlock while Gabriel is on the mat, then drops a knee on the arm. The crowd wills on Gabriel, but Kruger takes him back down and drops another knee on the hammerlocked arm. Gabriel tries to fight back, but Kruger with a kneelift. Kruger with a whip, but Gabriel avoids a clothesline, however both men then collide with one another, head-first, and both go down. Both men exchange right hands from their knees, then when they get to their feet until Kruger hits a knee to the gut. Gabriel comes back with a kick to the back of the leg, but Kruger with a headbutt. Both now trade elbows and chops until Gabriel wails away with a series of right hands. Kruger then counters a whip with a spinebuster for a close nearfall. Kruger has words with the ref, then fires himself up. Kruger goes for his arm submission, but Gabriel counters out with a release Northern Lights Suplex. Kruger goes after Gabriel in the corner, but Gabriel dropkicks his knee, sending Kruger face-first into the middle turnbuckle. Gabriel charges, but Kruger moves out of the way while Gabriel lands on the middle turnbuckle. Gabriel with a back kick from the 2nd rope for a nearfall. Gabriel fires up and hits a series of kicks to the chest, followed by a spinning roundhouse kick for a nearfall. Gabriel hits a Blue Thunder Bomb for another nearfall. Kruger tries to get away, but Gabriel pulls him back in. Kruger goes for a right hand, but Gabriel catches him and hits a STO. Gabriel heads up top, but before he can go for the 450 Splash, Kruger rolls out to the apron. Gabriel goes after him, but Kruger nails him with a thumb to the eye. Kruger then hotshots Gabriel’s arm across the top rope. Kruger then hits a Northern Lariat. Kruger locks in his version of the London Dungeon, but Gabriel is somehow able to reach the ropes to force a break. Kruger then with a version of Jeff Jarrett’s Stroke into an arm-breaker across his knee.
Kruger goes back to locking in his version of the London Dungeon and Gabriel has no choice but to submit.
Winner: “The Big Game Hunter” Leo Kruger by submission (London Dungeon)
Kruger celebrates his win by acting in a maniacal manner as we go backstage.
Renee Young interviews Audrey Marie, who says that its the calm before the storm. Now, Sasha Banks knows I’m coming, but still, there is nothing that she can do about it.
Back from commercial, we go to the ring where William Regal has a microphone. Regal says he asked Dusty Rhodes for some time to speak. Last week, I let my emotions get the better of me and I let everybody down. No matter what I have done in my life, I’ve always tried to be a great professional. I owe someone an apology. Regal asks Kassius Ohno to come out to the ring. Ohno makes his way to the ring. Regal says he’s here to apologize to Ohno, we’ve known each other for a long time and I am truly sorry. Whatever has gone on between us is just not worth it. Regal says that he doesn’t want Ohno at Regal’s age of 45 to sit around and ponder the liberties he has taken with people over the years. Regal says let’s shake hands and hope that Ohno accepts his apology. Ohno says he has idolized Regal since Regal came to the United States. He admires Regal’s vicious in-ring style. Ohno tells a story of when he & CM Punk traveled to England a half-decade ago to spend a week with Regal and pick his brain and learn that villainy. Ohno says he followed in Regal’s footsteps. I went to Europe, I did the tournaments, I lived in dojos in Japan and all the while, we stayed in contact. Ohno says that Regal made sure the right people saw his footage and now, I’m a WWE superstar. Regal says he brought Ohno here because he thinks he has a great future because he put his time and deserves it. Ohno says that good, but Regal is in the twilight of his career, while Ohno is on the rise. You keep trying to give me advice, but I don’t need your advice or your career. Ohno says that Regal mentioned he has been in wrestling for 30 years, but what does he have to show for it? What’s your legacy? Ohno says Regal was the once-proud villain, you used to take pride in destroying people. Now you’re content to kick back, pull faces and laugh with all of these people and all the while, these people are laughing at you because you are a joke. The crowd boos at that, but Ohno says not to boo him, he is telling the truth, Regal has no legacy. 30-year career and the only thing that will remember about Regal is the time he got on his knees, put his lips together and kissed Vince McMahon’s……
Before he can finish, Regal nails Ohno with a left hand. Ohno can’t believe it as the crowd chants for Regal. Ohno rolls out to the outside while once again, Regal is angry with himself over what he did as we go to commercial.
Back from commercial, we go to our next match.
“The Anti-Diva” Paige vs. Bayley
Bayley is making her NXT debut as she is the former Davina Rose, who is known for her time in SHIMMER Women Athletes.
Paige with a takedown to start things off. Bayley with an arm wringer into a wristlock, but Paige gets out and takes Bayley down again. Bayley misses a clothesline and Paige with a roll-up for a nearfall. Paige with a whip, but Bayley sidesteps a back drop attempt and drives Paige’s head into the mat. Bayley gains a 1 count, then locks in an armbar, going after the previously injured arm of Paige. Bayley switches to pulling back both arms of Paige while pulling at her neck as well. Bayley with a roll-up for a nearfall. Paige comes back with a savate kick to the gut, followed by a hair-mare. Paige stomps away at Bayley in the corner, then does her infamous scream. Paige with a corner whip and charges. Bayley goes to put her boot up, but Paige catches it and takes her down.
Paige then locks in a version of a Cloverleaf and Bayley has no choice but to submit.
Winner: “The Anti-Diva” Paige by submission (Cloverleaf)
Afterwards, Summer Rae tries to come in the ring, but Paige senses her coming and stops Summer in her tracks. Paige invites her in, but Summer backs up the ramp.
Back from commercial, its time for our main event.
Main Event in a Grudge Match: NXT Tag Team Champion “The Man Who Gravity Forgot” Adrian Neville vs. Luke Harper w/The Wyatt Family
Neville instantly hits a front dropkick and a series of right hands, but Harper shoves him off the ropes, then catches him with a right hand. Harper goes for a back suplex, but Neville lands on his feet and dropkicks Harper in the knees. Neville with a series of kicks to the chest, followed by a forearm. Neville goes for the 10 punches in the corner, but Harper counters and hot-shots Neville throat-first across the top rope. Harper with a back suplex into an urnangi for a nearfall as we go to commercial.
Back from commercial as Neville tries to fight back, but Harper with a European uppercut. Harper with a slam, followed by a headbutt and an elbow drop. Harper locks in a chinlock while constantly moving around on the mat to put more torque on the hold. Neville tries to get to his feet, but Harper takes him back down. Harper with another uppercut, but runs into a back elbow and then a boot to the face by Neville. Neville with a kick to the leg, but Harper with a shot to the chest, followed by his own boot to the face for a nearfall. Harper with a pair of elbow drops for another nearfall. Harper is beginning to get frustrated as he lifts up Neville in a backbreaker, shades of WWE Hall of Fame Inductee Bruno Sammartino. Neville gets free, then avoids an elbow, but runs right into another big boot from Harper for a close nearfall. Harper constantly goes for pin attempts, but Neville keeps kicking out and its only frustrating Harper even more. Neville rolls out to the apron, but fights back with a shoulder to the gut of Harper, followed by a right hand.
Neville with a series of forearms, followed by a running one. Harper sidesteps a charge, sending Neville onto the apron, but Neville comes back with a roundhouse kick to the head. Neville then hits a springboard front missile dropkick for a nearfall. Rowan starts to come down to ringside as Neville is whipped off the ropes, but Neville sees him and takes Rowan out with slingshot Foxbury Flop. Harper charges, but Neville pulls down the top rope, sending Harper to the outside. Neville then hits a springboard moonsault onto Harper on the outside. Harper gets back in the ring as Neville stares down Bray Wyatt on the outside. Neville gets back is Harper charges, but he runs into double boots by Neville. Neville with a tilt-a-whirl into a DDT, but does not go for the cover. Neville heads up top, but Wyatt gets on the apron to distract the referee. Rowan tries to go after Neville on the apron, but Neville kicks him off. But, that allows Harper to biel Neville off the top rope.
Harper then hits the Truck Stop (Discus Clothesline) for the victory.
Winner: Luke Harper by pinfall (Truck Stop)
Afterwards, Harper & Rowan hold Neville for Wyatt to do something, but Oliver Grey, with a bandage on his head, runs in to the make the save for his partner. Grey goes after Wyatt, but the numbers are too much as its now a 3-1 beatdown of Grey by the Wyatt Family. All of a sudden, Bo Dallas comes in and goes after Wyatt, while Rowan is with Grey and Harper is with Neville, with everyone slugging it out. The Wyatt Family gets out of the ring, sans Rowan, who is clotheslined over the ropes to the outside by Dallas. Dallas, Grey & Neville stare down the Wyatt Family as we go to credits.