NXT TakeOver Portland

Street Fight announced for NXT TakeOver: Portland

Saturday, WWE announced that Tegan Nox and Dakota Kai will settle their differences in a Street Fight at NXT TakeOver: Portland. This news, which was revealed on WWE Now, comes off the heels of Nox’s win over Kai on this week’s episode of NXT. The two have been in a heated feud since “The Captain of Team Kick” turned on her longtime partner at NXT … Continue reading Street Fight announced for NXT TakeOver: Portland

Sasha Banks

Sasha Banks: No Stranger to Making History

Sasha Banks knows how to make a statement. Since the moment she came into her own in NXT, establishing “The Boss” character, fans have been paying attention. It is well known how much Sasha, real name Mercedes Justine Kaestner-Varnado, lives and breathes wrestling. She came into the industry and the company ready to change the tone of women’s wrestling. She, along with many women in … Continue reading Sasha Banks: No Stranger to Making History

NXT TakeOver

NXT TakeOver won’t coincide with Royal Rumble 2020

Yesterday, WWE released information about the travel packages for Royal Rumble, but NXT TakeOver was notably missing from the schedule. It would seem the network exclusive event won’t be a part of the weekend’s festivities. According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, “WWE has confirmed that the travel package listing was not an error and that a Worlds Collide event is taking place on that day … Continue reading NXT TakeOver won’t coincide with Royal Rumble 2020

Baszler

Baszler vs. Shirai will decide the future of NXT’s women’s division

Tonight, at NXT TakeOver XXV, Io Shirai will challenge Shayna Baszler for the NXT Women’s Championship. This match will determine the direction of the women’s division, which has lost some momentum lately. NXT boasts a stacked women’s roster, but, honestly, it has been a bit stagnant. There has been such a concentrated effort to keep Baszler’s dominant reign going that it feels like it’s often … Continue reading Baszler vs. Shirai will decide the future of NXT’s women’s division