The third match from the top at WWE Evolution was the NXT Championship match between Kairi Sane and Shayna Baszler.
Baszler spent most of the match working Sane’s hand and arm. Sane was able to fight back, though. Later in the match, she hit a cross body from the top rope onto Basler at ringside as fans chanted “NXT.” Sane executed a back body drop onto Basler’s friends at ringside. Jessamyn Duke grabbed Sane but Sane nailed her with a spinning back fist. Marina Shafir stopped Sane from hitting the diving elbow. The distraction allowed Baszler to locke in the choke but Sane reversed into a pin and almost got a pin. Duke nailed Sane and Baszler locked in the choke. Sane
Baszler is the new NXT Women’s Champion thanks to the Four Horsewomen.