- As noted, Bobby Roode defeated Roderick Strong, Tye Dillinger and Andrade “Cien” Almas in a Fatal 4 Way Elimination Match on Wednesday’s NXT to become the new #1 contender to the NXT Championship, which is currently held by Shinsuke Nakamura. Roode will challenge Nakamura for the NXT Championship at the NXT Takeover: San Antonio event on January 28th.
Following the match, WWE.com caught up with Roode and asked him about the upcoming match. Roode said he proved why he's the face of NXT and that he’ll make the NXT Championship glorious when he wins it. You can watch it here:
- Former WWE Superstar Cliff Compton, better known as Domino, noted on Twitter that he was helping CM Punk look for Christmas stuff in a storage unit recently and during the search, they found a WWE Championship. Punk gave it to him for a Christmas present. Compton made it clear that this a legit championship and extremely heavy. Punk and WWE had a bad falling out in 2014, which led to his departure from the company. You can see the WWE Championship here: