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NXT Women’s Tag Titles introduced, Blackheart and Moon new champs

During tonight’s episode of WWE NXT, Shotzi Blackheart and Ember Moon became the new NXT Women’s Tag Team Champions. The titles were introduced tonight, confirming reports that surfaced earlier this week that William Regal would be announcing the addition of the belts. The inaugural holder of the belts were the winners of the first-ever Women’s Dusty Tag Team Classic Tournament—Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez. The … Continue reading NXT Women’s Tag Titles introduced, Blackheart and Moon new champs

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Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez win first-ever Women’s Dusty Classic

Tonight, during NXT TakeOver: Vengeance Day, Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez defeated Shotzi Blackheart and Ember Moon to win the first-ever Women’s Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournament. As winners of the tournament, Kai and Gonzalez will also receive a future title match against the current WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions, Shayna Baszler and Nia Jax. To get to the finals that aired during tonight’s … Continue reading Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez win first-ever Women’s Dusty Classic

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WWE NXT announces three new signings

Today, WWE NXT announced via Twitter that they had signed three female wrestlers from the independent scene. Lacey Ryan, Priscilla Kelly, and Elyana Black were announced as their new female signees, with their new wrestling names as Zoey Stark, Gigi Dolin, and Cora Jade, respectively. Despite the pandemic, Ryan had a breakout year. 2020 was also her busiest year yet, wrestling in 21 matches for … Continue reading WWE NXT announces three new signings

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Battle of the Badasses: Who should win NXT’s Steel Cage Match?

WWE NXT “Super Tuesday II” will be headlined by a highly-anticipated Steel Cage match. It will be “the Battle of the Badasses” as Rhea Ripley seeks redemption against Mercedes Martinez in the brand’s third women’s cage match. While there’s no debating the call to fast-track this heated feud into a steel structure, there are some questions regarding who should prevail as the victor. An argument … Continue reading Battle of the Badasses: Who should win NXT’s Steel Cage Match?

NXT TakeOver: XXX

Dakota Kai vs. Io Shirai set for NXT TakeOver: XXX

On the latest episode of NXT, Dakota Kai defeated Rhea Ripley to earn a shot at Io Shirai at NXT TakeOver: XXX. Last week, Kai again staked her claim as the next woman to challenge Shirai for the NXT Women’s Championship. This sparked a confrontation with Ripley, who hopes to regain the title she lost to Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania 36. As a result, William … Continue reading Dakota Kai vs. Io Shirai set for NXT TakeOver: XXX

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Sasha Banks challenges Io Shirai to a match next week

Sasha Banks challenged Io Shirai to a match next week, setting up a dream match for The Great American Bash. “The Boss” and Bayley took to Twitter to confront Shirai who attacked them after they successfully defended their titles last week on NXT. The current NXT Women’s Champion declared, “This is my NXT” as they looked on. Apparently, Banks isn’t ready to let that stand. … Continue reading Sasha Banks challenges Io Shirai to a match next week

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Io Shirai wins the NXT Women’s Championship

After nearly two years, Io Shirai finally ascended to the top of the women’s division as the new NXT Women’s Championship. “The Genius of the Sky” originally challenged Charlotte Flair for the title back in April after she won the Number One Contender’s Ladder Match. Shirai won the match via disqualification after Flair attacked her with a kendo stick. Afterward, Rhea Ripley intervened to help … Continue reading Io Shirai wins the NXT Women’s Championship

NXT TakeOver In Your House

Triple threat match set for NXT TakeOver: In Your House

Io Shirai and Rhea Ripley will challenge Charlotte Flair in a Triple Threat Match for the NXT Women’s Championship at NXT TakeOver: In Your House. According to TV Guide, WWE scheduled an NXT women’s title match for the upcoming TakeOver event. Following the events of last episode, Flair will face both Shirai and Ripley. “The Queen” has made a lot of enemies in the NXT’s … Continue reading Triple threat match set for NXT TakeOver: In Your House

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Rhea Ripley to renew her work visa in the US

Rhea Ripley cleared up the confusion about the status of her work visa in an interview with Mike Johnson from PWInsider. Following WrestleMania 36, reports surfaced that Rhea Ripley needed to return to Australia to renew her work visa. This led many to believe that’s why she dropped the NXT Women’s Championship to Charlotte Flair. The next day, Ripley seemed to debunk the report when … Continue reading Rhea Ripley to renew her work visa in the US

Scarlett Bordeaux NXT debut

Scarlett Bordeaux makes long-awaited NXT debut

Scarlett Bordeaux finally made her debut on tonight’s episode of NXT as she accompanied Karrion Kross to his first match. The former IMPACT Knockout was one of the highlights of the night. Scarlett Bordeaux didn’t wrestle in her NXT debut but she made an impact with an incredible entrance alongside Kross. Kross and Bordeaux looked like stars straight away. His match with Leon Ruff wasn’t … Continue reading Scarlett Bordeaux makes long-awaited NXT debut