WWE NXT Vengeance Day is all set to pop off tonight (Sun., Feb. 4, 2024) at 8pm ET, live on Peacock and WWE Network!
CagesideSeats.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, match-by-match coverage of NXT Vengeance Day below, beginning with the first match of the evening and right on through to the main event.
NXT heads to F&M Bank Arena in Clarksville, Tennessee for their latest premium live event. This one features three title matches, the finals of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic, and more! We can help get you up to speed on all that in our preview & predictions!
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WWE NXT VENGEANCE DAY QUICK RESULTS
Ilja Dragunov def. Trick Williams
Oba Femi def. Dragon Lee
Lyra Valkyria def. Lola Vice and Roxanne Perez
Tony D’Angelo, Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo, and Adrianna Rizzo def. Bronco Nima, Lucien Price and Jaida Parker
Dijak def. Joe Gacy
Bron Breakker & Baron Corbin def. Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams
WWE NXT VENGEANCE DAY LIVE BLOG & MATCH COVERAGE
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The show opens with the usual video package breaking down tonight’s festivities.
Trick/Melo Gang (Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams) vs. Wolf Dogs (Baron Corbin & Bron Breakker) (Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Finals)
Breakker and Hayes to start, side headlock, shot off, Bron with a big shoulder block! Soon enough the match breaks down and Trick/Melo Gang send the Wolf Dogs packing! Trick gets two on Baron with a neckbreaker, whip across, big knee from the big man and he gets some breathing room! Tag to Melo, right hands, whip across, duck a lariat, Hayes lights him up with strikes!
Match breaks down again, Corbin with a Death Valley Driver, Hayes dives on him, Bron takes him out with a back suplex dropped into an Ace Crusher! Out of “everybody do something cool” territory, Bron takes Melo out with a big lariat and grinds him down with a chinlock in the aftermath.
Snap suplex, float over into a pin, breaking it immediately and Breakker does push-ups and tags Corbin in! Working Hayes over at some length, he opens a path and tags Williams in! Right hands to Corbin, whip reversed, crossbody on Bron, flapjack on Baron but Trick’s knee comes up lame! Book End connects... NOT ENOUGH!
Trick/Melo running hot, low bridge, Williams takes Baron out, Hayes with a Codebreaker... STILL NO! Trick legal, Melo breaks a pin up, he eats End of Days, Deep Six on Williams... SO CLOSE! Trick’s lip busted open, Breakker tags in and takes the babyfaces out with a somersault senton!
Back inside, pairing off in the turnbuckles, Hayes sends Bron packing but Baron intercepts Nothin’ But Net! Trick takes him out, Breakker is in...
Wolf Dogs win by pinfall with a spear from Bron Breakker on Carmelo Hayes, winning the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic and earning a shot at the NXT Tag Team Championship.
Donovan Dijak vs. Joe Gacy (No Disqualification Match)
Dijak has a nightstick and brandishes it, leading Gacy to whip a collapsing baton out and shake it open! They clash and drop their weapons and Donovan gets the advantage in the exchange, slamming Joe! Gacy throws him to the floor, freight train diving crossbody and the Chainsaw goes under the ring and gets a few trash cans, a few chairs, and four rolls of duct tape!
A little back and forth and Gacy gets a bucket of toys out and places toy soldiers on a table before dumping out the entire bucket of soldiers and Hot Wheels! Dijak fights him off and hits Cyclone Kill on the floor, back in the ring, Death Valley Driver... ONLY ONE! Trapping Joe in a trash can, kicking him, telling him to stay down but the Chainsaw won’t do it!
Stomps and elbows to the trash can, denting it around his torso, back to his feet, Dijak off the ropes and Joe bends over and rams the trash can into him! Punches into the corner, Saito suplex, pulling himself up... URANAGE FOR TWO! Whip into the corner, back body drop to the apron, Dijak cuts him off but Gacy hip checks him off the apron and through the table loaded with toys!
Back inside, Don cuts Joe off, chokeslam into a chair... STILL NO! Dijak headed up top, Gacy cuts him off, gets under him... HIGH-ANGLE GERMAN SUPERPLEX ISN’T ENOUGH TO KEEP TALL DON DOWN! Gacy has the duct tape... AND HE BLINDS DIJAK WITH IT, LOOPING IT AROUND HIS HEAD AND COVERING HIS EYES!
Joe gets a pair of kendo sticks and wails on Donovan unholy! Handspring, Dijak ducks the Upside-Down, backbreaker rack... FEAST YOUR EYES CONNECTS BUT HE CAN’T FIND GACY TO MAKE THE PIN! Donovan tears the duct tape off his head and turns to see Gacy hanging upside down in the turnbuckles, leering at him!
Duck under, DDT on a chair, Joe goes up top, diving splash onto a chair... SO CLOSE! Donovan cuts him off with a nightstick to the midsection, Feast Your Eyes connects a second time...
Donovan Dijak wins by pinfall with Feast Your Eyes.
We go to the booth where Chase U are selling their pinup calendar and Jacy Jayne says they’re almost sold out in the venue but they’ll be up on WWE Shop tomorrow.
Backstage, Oba Femi is curling a stage girder to get ready for his match.
D’Angelo Family (Adrianna Rizzo, Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo, & Tony D’Angelo) vs. Out the Mud (Bronco Nima, Jaida Parker, & Lucien Price) (Mixed Tag Team Match)
Rizzo and Parker legal while the boys brawl on the floor, whip into the corner, Jaida blasts her with palm strikes and a double jump seated senton! Tag to them, D’Angelo throwing Stacks into Nima for a nearfall! The match totally breaks down, Family in control and beating down all three of their opponents at the same time!
Out the Mud turn the tide, Price with a reverse chinlock on Channing, tag to Bronco, working him over at length and forcing the Don to break up a pin! Cobra Twist, knees, Channing rolls under and tags out! Tony in hot with lariats, belly-to-belly suplexes! Rizzo off the top, crossbody takes the OTM boys out and D’Angelo heads after to pick up the pieces! Blocking a dive from SCRYPTS, back inside for a thrust spinebuster!
D’Angelo Family win by pinfall with a fisherman buster from Tony D’Angelo on Lucien Price.
We get a vignette where Kiana James and Izzi Dame lay out their strategy for targeting the NXT Women’s Championship.
Carmelo Hayes and Trick Williams are in the trainer’s room and Hayes is saying all the right things about how Trick still has to fight Ilja and he’s just going to accept the L in the Dusty Classic. Williams thanks him and Melo anticipates him asking to go do it by himself, but Trick says he needs his brother by his side as he wins the NXT Championship.
Lyra Valkyrie (c) vs. Roxanne Perez (NXT Women’s Championship)
Collar and elbow, waistlock, standing switch, Valkyria with a takedown, shift to a front chancery, reversed. Lyra settles on an armbar after some back and forth, Perez reverses into a big headscissors but Valkyria springs out of it and they stalemate! Roxanne headlock takeover, off the ropes, satellite tijeras takes her down!
Perez off the ropes, Valkyria clobbers her with an elbow from the floor! Off the ropes herself, wrecking ball dropkick takes her challenger out! Back inside, Roxanne Lou Thesz Press into mounted punches, right hands in the corner, double jump moonsault can’t put the champion away!
Strikes in the corner, Lyra shoves her back, boot up, running fisherman buster connects for two! Going for another, reversed into a small package for two! La Casadora, denied, rolling solebutt blocked, leg-trap German suplex from Valkyria! Lola Vice brings her contract down and makes the match a triple threat!
Lola Vice vs. Lyra Valkyria (c) vs. Roxanne Perez (NXT Women’s Championship)
Lola takes Lyra out with the crescent kick, trading pins with Perez, block Pop Rox, sleeper hold takes Roxanne down! Counter with the Bret/Roddy pin, only two! Crescent kick, two count, triange choke applied and Valkyria’s up top... SPLASH BREAKS IT UP BUT PEREZ BREAKS THAT PIN UP!
Lyra and Roxanne slugging it out, kick combo, champion holding court with strikes, Vice ducks an enzuigiri, Speedball Kicks into the corner, Perez pulls her away and lands an uppercut but gets backed into the corner with more kicks! Running hip attack on Perez, one on Valkyria as well, Roxanne sidesteps and lands a knee!
Side Russian legsweep / DDT combo puts Perez in the catbird seat! Fired up, off the ropes, suicide dive on Lola, one on Valkyria, she goes up top, diving crossbody, Lyra rolls through and hosses her up onto her shoulders, Nightwish connects but Lola breaks it up and tries to steal the pin... NOPE!
Sunset flip from Valkyria on Vice, Lola slips the Crescent Kick in... LYRA VALKYRIA KICKS OUT! Vice wants the cross armbar, Lyra rolls her over into a pin, reverse roundhouse, Perez rolls her up for two! Up and over, Pop Rox connects... TATUM PAXLY BREAKS IT UP FOR HER IDOL!
Lyra ducks a crescent kick, fireman’s carry...
Lyra Valkyria wins by pinfall with Nightwish on Lola Vice, retaining the NXT Women’s Championship.
Riley Osborne rolls up to the Chase U calendar booth to ask Thea Hail to be his valentine and she adorably blue screens and accepts.
We get a cryptic vignette saying man has three faces, one for the world, one for family,and the real one no one sees that reflects the evil he possesses, with no further explanation.
Commentary talks up NXT Battleground in May.
Dragon Lee vs. Oba Femi (c) (NXT North American Championship)
Lee diving out the gate, punches against the announce desk, springboard and Femi cuts him off and pulls him down! Back inside, Dragon cuts him off with a dropkick, punches in the corner, back body drop to the apron, enzuigiri connects! Lee back up to, diving crossbody, Oba catches him and goes for a lawn dart but Dragon slips out and posts him!
Dropkick to the back, rolling him through, folding press for two! Double stomp connects, still no! Straight suplex from the champion, he sends Lee to the floor, but the challenger beats the countout! Drawing Dragon up, Rock Bottom backbreaker, jawbreaker gets Lee some separation, looking for a DDT, denied, he reverses into an octopus hold in the middle of the ring!
Pulling back on Oba’s arm, Femi desperate... HE BREAKS BY BITING THE TOP ROPE! Lee in the corner, boot up, thrust kicks, enzuigiri, tornado DDT connects! Jumbo knee, cover for two! Lee gets him up for the Liger Bomb... BUT FEMI KICKS OUT! Fighting on the apron, rising knee from Dragon sends Oba to the floor but a big overhand chop swats Lee off the apron!
Oba takes Dragon out on the floor, back inside, back suplex lift reversed into a Hurricanrana... NOPE! Femi with a big lariat, scoop lift, lawn dart, back suplex lift into a powerbomb! Pop-up...
Oba Femi wins by pinfall with a pop-up jackknife powerbomb, retaining the NXT North American Championship.
Lexis King is at the Chase U booth being creepy at Thea Hail and Riley Osborne comes to her defense, and a brawl breaks out! Osborne puts King’s face through a table before security shows up to break it up!
Ava Raine is interviewed backstage about being general manager and she’s quite happy how the show has gone.
We get footage from Tuesday of Malik Blade doing his homework and sharing five things he liked about their Dusty Classic match and five things he didn’t like when Axiom and Nathan Frazer roll up to set up a match between them.
Commentary hypes this week’s episode of NXT up.
We cut to Lola Vice and Roxanne Perez brawling backstage as referees and road agents (including Biff Busick!) try to break them up!
Ilja Dragunov (c) vs. Trick Williams (NXT Championship)
Williams in hard with right hands, back elbow from the champion, backflist blocked, scoop and a slam from Trick! Dragunov floats over another slam, waistlock, back elbow, swat a dropkick away, Ilja back to the waistlock but Williams breaks with an arm drag and lands a dropkick!
Big lariat from the chmapion, machine gun chops in the corner, running facewash follows! Big chop, Ilja is busted open bad and pouring blood from his nose to match the blood pouring from Trick’s reopened mouth wound! Waistlock takedowns, Williams breaks free and Dragunov sends him to the floor with a facewash!
Back up on the apron, fireman’s carry, Carmelo Hayes beside himself as Dragunov lands a Death Valley Driver! Back inside, Trick defiant, enzuigiri blocks the H Bomb, Codebreaker connects! Trading forearms from their knees and to their feet, Williams has his hand and pulls him up but Dragunov slips out and lands a knee!
Constantine Special blocked, enzuigiri connects, flying forearm from the challenger and he’s wobbly but still in the fight! Action to the floor, Ilja cuts him off, Hayes gets involved, Dragunov decks him and Carmelo accidentally chop blocks his best friend right in the bad knee!
Back inside, Trick with a neckbreaker, he’s hurting but he’s not done for! H Bomb of his own, cover for two! Waiting in the corner, charging in, Trick Willy’s knee gives out and Ilja lands a Jackknife Powerbomb! H Bomb follows it up, dragging Trick towards the corner foot first! Diving H Bomb but Williams is still fighting!
Roll under Torpedo Moskau, jumping knee... SO CLOSE! Referee is down, Trick hits the knee and has Ilja down for about a ten count! Replacement referee... HE’S TOO LATE! Waistlock, back elbows from Trick, Dragunov with a running knee, another H Bomb and both men are down!
Unbesiegbar Czar off the top... TRICK GOT THE KNEES UP! Williams fired up in the corner, so is Dragunov, they charge... MIDAIR COLLISION AND TORPEDO MOSKAU GOT THE BETTER OF IT! IT IS OVER!
Ilja Dragunov wins by pinfall with Torpedo Moskau, retaining the NXT Championship.
Carmelo goes forehead to forehead with Trick and reassures him that he was close and he’s his boy and Trick/Melo Gang forever... AND HE CHOP BLOCKS THE BAD KNEE OUT FROM UNDER TRICK! Melo goes out under the ring and grabs a steel chair and wails on Trick’s knee over and over.
Hayes unfolds the chair and sits on it while Trick writhes in pain and “Fuck you, Melo!” chants go up.
That’s the show, folks.