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WWE NXT *SPOILERS* for January Television Broadcasts

NXT taped television last night at Full Sail University in Winter Haven, FL for television broadcasts in January, apparently leading into NXT Takeover: San Antonio during Royal Rumble Weekend.  The following are the results of those tapings.  If you don't want upcoming WWE NXT broadcasts spoiled, then don't read on!  The following results are courtesy If you were at the tapings and wish to offer additional information and/or opinion, hit me up at

Episode to air January 11:

  • They recapped Peyton Royce and Billie Kay jumping Asuka from behind in the parking lot, dumping a drink on her in the process.
  • Billie Kay and Peyton Royce def. Macey Estrella and Sarah Bridges (f/k/a Crazy Mary Dobson).  After, the heels got on the mic and said the division and title belong to them.  Asuka ran out and took a beatdown, then Nikki Cross made the save before hitting Asuka with a missile drop kick.
  • Elias Samson def. Jonathan Cruz
  • Andrade Almas def. Oney Lorcan.  A short but fun match that got Almas’ win back after the Osaka, Japan show.  Almas cut a promo afterward saying that 2017 is his year and Lorcan was first on the list.
  • Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano (c) def. The Revival to retain the NXT Tag Team Championship.  After, Authors of Pain ran out and laid out #DIY

Episode to air January 18:

  • Nikki Cross def. an enhancement talent.
  • Roderick Strong def. Steve Cutler.  After, he cut a promo laying claim to the NXT Championship in 2017.
  • Tye Dillinger came to the ring and cut a promo, questioning whether he still has it.  Sanity interrupted, and Eric Young told him he doesn’t have it but could if he had the right friends.  Young offered him a Sanity jacket but Dillinger dropped it.  Young said he wasn’t asking, he was ordering.  Dillinger flashed the ten sign and a brawl started.  Dillinger got the better of EY until Damo ran out for the save, hitting an Electric Chair Driver.  Damo accepted the jacket.
  • Ember Moon def. Liv Morgan.  A solid women’s match.

Episode to air January 25:

  • They had a contract signing segment for Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Bobby Roode for the NXT Championship.
  • Aliyah def. Mandy Rose.
  • No Way Jose def. Kona Reeves.
  • Eric Young def. Chris Atkins.  Young said afterward that Tye Dillinger made the wrong choice and would pay in San Antonio.  Damo hit Atkins with a senton.
  • TM-61 def. The Revival.  The heels jumped them afterward and they did an injury angle with Shane Thorne.
  • They set Asuka vs. Nikki Cross vs. Billie Kay vs. Peyton Royce for the NXT Women’s Championship at San Antonio.  Nikki didn’t talk during the promo exchange.  Asuka hit the ring and ran off Royce and Kay then faced off with Nikki.  Royce and Kay returned to attack but got cleared out.  Security hit the ring and got beaten up by Asuka and Nikki.  Asuka got a kick in on Nikki, but as she left Nikki hit a dive off the ropes onto her and security.
  • Shinsuke Nakamura and Bobby Roode def. Samoa Joe and Tajiri.  Nakamura pinned Joe, then Kassius Ohno (a/k/a Chris Hero) returned and confronted Nakamura.
About Bill Wentz (1562 Articles)'s Senior Columnist, writing with the site since 2009 and a lifelong wrestling fan dating all the way back to the early Wrestlemania years. As a strongly opinionated fan, you can get my thoughts regularly on Ring Rap Audio and Around the Ring on Thursdays, as well as in "Wentz's Blog" in print. Look for my live show reports as well for MMA, WWE, ROH, and more. Outside of wrestling, I have a strong obsession with trucks, winning awards statewide with a truck dubbed the "Brahma Bull Edition." Interact with me on Twitter @Bill_SoonerFan or by email at

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