WWE taped tonight’s edition of NXT on Thursday, August 25th, 2016, from Winter Park, FL at the Full Sail University. Here are the spoilers for tonight’s show.
- Singles Match: Liv Morgan beat Rachael Ellering. Post-match, Morgan cuts a promo and challenges Asuka for the NXT Women’s Title.
- Singles Match: Hideo Itami defeated Gulak with the GTS.
- Tag Team Match: Authors of Pain defeated unnamed jobbers.
- Singles Match: Bobby Roode defeats No Way Jose.
- Samoa Joe walks down to the ring and said that he was a disgrace as NXT Champion. Jose admitted that he destroyed friendships but would not apologize for it because he wanted to be the standard NXT is judged by and that NXT is the best. Joe asked Shinsuke Nakamura to come down to the ring, which he did. Joe says that he meant everything he said before NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II and that Nakamura was a worthy contender and deserving champion. Joe said that he wants his rematch soon and Nakamura says Joe is on. Joe offers Nakamura his hand, Nakamura shakes it and Joe leaves. Nakamura started dancing in the ring and Joe attacked him from behind. Joe choke slammed Nakamura on the stairs. WWE Doctors checked on Nakamura and then had a stretcher brought down to the ring to carry him to the back right now.