- WWE announced that 12,649 fans were in attendance at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Canada for Saturday’s NXT Takeover: Toronto special.
- As seen in the main event of the show, Samoa Joe defeated Shinsuke Nakamura to become the new NXT Champion. Joe, who is now a two-time NXT Champion, commented on the victory:
- Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano defeated The Revival in a 2 of 3 Falls match at the event to become the new NXT Tag Team Champions. Triple H posted this photo with the champs on Twitter:
- As seen on the live broadcast of the special, WWE Hall of Famers Jim Ross and Pat Patterson were ringside for the event. Ross was in town for his one-man show.
- After NXT Takeover: Toronto went off the air, Joe celebrated on his way to the back while Nakamura was assisted to the back by a referee.