The Lakeland Armory in Florida.
- Niko Bogojevic def. Patrick Clark via pinfall following a Vader Bomb
- Daria Berenato & Mandy Rose def. Aliyah & Liv Morgan via submission (Daria on Liv)
- Hugo Knox def. Steve Cutler
- Mojo Rawley def. Riddick Moss via pinfall
- Asuka def. Billie Kay via submission to retain the NXT Women’s title
- Interview with Danielle Kamela
- No Way Jose def. Josh Woods via pinfall
- Hideo Itami & TM61 def. Authors of Pain & Buddy Murphy via pinfall (Itami on Murphy)
What caught our eye?
Clark is getting good heat in Florida, including a “You’re not Tough Enough” chant tonight.
Here’s a couple cool pics which show Aliyah taking flight:
@WWE_Aliyah about to fly at #NXTLakeland and she's gonna take @ToughDaria with her. pic.twitter.com/ItsrwYYmQX— Andrew Twiss (@ATwiss99) July 22, 2016
Sorry @ToughDaria but you're going to have to try harder than that to keep @WWE_Aliyah down. #NXTLakeland pic.twitter.com/hPUxDuJ9E6— Wayne Mason (@waynemason) July 22, 2016
SmackDown’s new Hype Man got a chorus of “You Deserve It”, and he appreciated it:
#NXTLakeland. Thank you. That meant a lot. #HypeTrain #STAYHYPED @WWENXT— Mojo Rawley (@MojoRawleyWWE) July 22, 2016
My man D.E.O.’s new crush (and member of the Spring Performance Center class) Danielle got some mic time, and talked about being trained by Rikishi and her drive to be as good as her inspirations. She was also sassy:
#NXTLakeland pic.twitter.com/fGG00Lxu0O— Alaina (@Lanelane12) July 22, 2016
They didn’t get to keep TMDK as a team name, but Shane Thorne and Nick Miller are using The Mighty Don’t Kneel as a catchphrase. The guys now known as TM61 have a gift for the naming thing, apparently, because they’re getting the bad ass one they’ve given their recurring trio with Hideo over (with an assist from Wrestling Observer’s JJ Williams):
Forget your cliques and clubs. Say hello to The KREW!— Shane Thorne (@ShaneThorneWWE) July 1, 2016
Kings Road Emerald Warriors
I hope this team up sticks! https://t.co/ei1UJdotzJ
Good night for the #KREW at #NXTLakeland! Thank you @WWENickMiller and @HideoItami #TM61 https://t.co/O0es2stE5F— Shane Thorne (@ShaneThorneWWE) July 22, 2016
Friday night in Ocala.
Thanks to RC on Twitter for our header image!