WWE NXT Recap: Triple Threat Tag Elimination Match, Jericho Vs. Wyatt, More
Paige vs. Summer Rae
As Paige is making her entrance Summer Rae attacks her from behind. She rolls Paige into the ring. She tries to keep the attack up but Paige throws Summer towards the ropes and then grabs the ropes and pulls them back to hit her. Paige does the same thing again. Paige pulls Summer up and Summer tries to slap her. Paige dodges and hits Summer in the face. She then slams Summer's head to the mat. Paige hits a fisherman Suplex for a near pin fall. She then chokes Summer on the middle rope.
Summer backs Paige into the corner and lands a series of forearms to the back. She leaps at Paige and Paige catches her. Paige goes forward like she is doing a spine buster, but Summer rolls up and over her and then punches Paige in the head multiple times. Back from commercial and Summer is seated on the mat with Paige above her. Paige has Summer by the head and she is swinging it violently around screaming. Summer gets to her feet and shoves Paige down. She drops a pair of elbows on Paige's thigh for a one count.
Summer locks in an Indian death lock and shoves her free boot into Paige's face. Paige crawls to the ropes and Summer breaks the hold. Summer pulls Paige to the center of the ring and goes for a pin. Paige gets up and kicks her in the gut. She then slings Summer across the ring by her hair twice. She kicks Summer in the corner multiple times. She then kicks her on the ropes and Summer rolls out of the ring. She starts walking back up the ramp and Paige follows her and whips her into the apron. She rolls Summer back into the ring. Summer tries her finisher kick, but Paige catches her leg and reverses into the Paige Turner for the win.
After the match, it's announced that since Oliver Grey is injured Dusty Rhodes had Adrian Neville pick a new tag team partner to defend the NXT Tag Team Titles with him. Neville picked Bo Dallas and they will defend the belts against the Wyatt Family due to the Wyatt Family's victory earlier in the show.
Chris Jericho vs. Bray Wyatt (with the Wyatt Family)
If Jericho loses, he has to join the Wyatt Family
They circle around each other and tie up. Jericho shoves Wyatt off and they tie up again. Wyatt gets in Jericho's face and Jericho slaps him. He whips Wyatt and lands a back elbow. Jericho then lands a pair of knife-edge chops. He whips Wyatt again and lands a dropkick. He whips Wyatt again, but Wyatt grabs the ropes and rolls to the outside. Jericho kicks him through the ropes and heads outside. He whips Wyatt into the ring post and then kicks him in the head. Jericho sends Wyatt into the ring and goes up top. He hits a flying crossbody for a two count and then kicks Wyatt in the back.
He kicks Wyatt in the face and tries to bound off the ropes, but Rowan trips him up. The ref ejects him from ringside as things go to commercial. Back from commercial and Jericho kicks Wyatt. He bounds off the ropes and Wyatt kicks him in the gut. He tosses Jericho out of the ring and then starts talking with the ref. Harper delivers a big boot to Jericho on the outside. Jericho gets sent back in the ring and Wyatt hits a series of elbow drops. He then slams Jericho to the mat by his head. Jericho comes back with a series of chops.
Jericho bounds off the ropes and Wyatt hits him with a knee to the gut. He then wrenches Jericho's neck. Jericho fights to his feet, but Wyatt chokes him on the center rope. Wyatt distracts the ref again and Harper attacks Jericho. Wyatt wrenches Jericho's neck again. Jericho fights to his feet, but Wyatt hits a snap Suplex. He goes for a running senton, but Jericho rolls out of the way. Jericho hits Wyatt with a pair of shoulder knockdowns. He charges Wyatt, who tries to whip him to the outside, but Jericho lands on the apron. He goes up top and lands a double ax handle, followed by a bulldog.
Harper climbs up on the apron and Jericho springboard dropkicks him off. Wyatt then hits Jericho with a clothesline off the distraction for a near pin fall. Wyatt punches Jericho in the head multiple times. Jericho hits an enziguri for a near pin fall. He hits Wyatt with a knife-edge chop and whips Wyatt, but Wyatt counters with a sort of modified spear. Wyatt tries to follow up, but Jericho hits the Codebreaker, which sends Wyatt to the outside. Jericho follows and rolls Wyatt into the ring. Harper sends Jericho into the ring post and rolls him back into the ring.
Wyatt hits Jericho multiple times in the corner and then a body avalanche. He dances with Jericho around the ring and puts Jericho in the position for his finisher, but Jericho reverses into Walls of Jericho position. Harper climbs up on the apron and Jericho slingshots Wyatt into him instead. Jericho then locks in the Walls of Jericho and Wyatt taps.
Winner: Chris Jericho
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