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    In a recent interview, WWE Hall Of Famer Shawn Michaels responded to comparisons made between him and two high profile NXT Superstars. Over the months, NXT’s Adam Cole has been compared a lot to the “Heart Break Kid”. There’s something about the swagger in his step and the aura about his character that reminds us of an early Michaels. Shawn Michaels himself admitted to the striking resemblance in his interview. “I think Adam Cole has aspects of that I...
    In a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Keith Lee credited Roman Reigns as being instrumental for his push in WWE. According to the current NXT double champion, his showdown with Reigns at last year’s Survivor Series pay-per-view marked the beginning of his ascent in WWE. “Roman doesn’t get enough credit for what he means to this sport. And he went above-and-beyond to make that moment. The simple gesture of our fist bump, he turned that into magic. That was the...
    WWE’s Karrion Kross is a fairly recent addition to the NXT roster, but the superstar has revealed that he wants to face Brock Lesnar in a WrestleMania main event. During an interview with the Gorilla Position podcast, by way of WrestlingNews.co, Kross stated that Lesnar is the “measuring stick” when it comes to professional wrestlers. His desire to face “The Beast Incarnate” also appears to be coming from a place of wanting to draw money and attract a wide fan...
    According to Sportskeeda, The Undisputed Era stable — Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly, Bobby Fish and Roderick Strong — has been offered a chance to join the main roster. However, some members of the group don’t want to leave NXT. The report states that the stable is expected to debut on Monday Night Raw or Friday Night SmackDown around SummerSlam time. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and WWE’s taping schedule, though, there is some concern about leaving Full Sail among the...
    WWE NXT Great American BashNight 2. Analysis By: Alejandro Casañas Romero NXT presented their 2nd night of Great American Bash to compete with AEW’s Fyter Fest. The show had 3 central fights and the rest were fillers that can be seen every week. The event was important due to the fact that Adam Cole and Keith Lee put their belts on the line. A historic fight in the black and gold brand. NorthAmerican scepters and complete NXT at...
    In a recent interview, former NXT Champion Adam Cole revealed that among the many wrestlers he’s worked with throughout his career, he credits current Monday Night Raw star Kevin Owens for helping him become a success years ago in the independent wrestling scene. As seen in this one-minute clip from the WWE on BT Sport Twitter account that was posted on Wednesday, Owens jokingly looked back on how it “broke [his] heart” to see his longtime friend Owens appear at...
    (via WWE.com) Keith Lee defeated Adam Cole in main event at NXT. Night one of the NXT Great American Bash featured a lot of high moments. Heading into night two, the main event was meant to cement who was the best man in NXT as Keith Lee faced off against Adam Cole in a winner-takes-all match. Not only were these two booked against each other, but there was a lot more action to enjoy up and down the card. Mia...
    What you need to know about coronavirus on Wednesday, July 8 Devin Nunes winery, yacht clubs, a resort in West Virginia owned by its governor – heres who got PPP loans Q&A: WWE’s Paul Levesque talks NXT’s ‘Great American Bash,’ response to COVID-19 and #SpeakingOut movement After eight years, WWE decided to resurrect its “Great American Bash” event, featuring the NXT brand across two Wednesday nights. The event, which was first introduced in 1985, has a rich history and,...
    On Thursday, it was reported that NXT superstar Saurav Gurjar had uploaded a photo on Instagram that spoiled the results of Adam Cole’s NXT Championship defense against Keith Lee at the Great American Bash pay-per-view ahead of its scheduled airdate. While Gurjar has since deleted the photo, it appears that there is serious backstage heat on him for sharing the spoiler. As reported on Friday by WrestlingNews.co, Bryan Alvarez said on the latest episode of the Bryan and Vinny Show...
    PWInsider has confirmed that WWE has officially purchased EVOLVE Wrestling, ending months of rumors and negotiations between both parties. According to the report, the deal was finalized recently. WWE has worked with EVOLVE in the past, and the deal seems like a natural progression for both companies. WWE hosted an EVOLVE pay-per-view on the WWE Network last year, possibly to counteract an All Elite Wrestling event that took place on the same night. To this day, it remains the only...
    Sasha Banks and Io Shirai put on a spectacular main event for night one of NXT: The Great American Bash. Twitter erupted with love and admiration from WWE superstars and the NXT universe. Sasha Banks is an NXT legend. As she rightly said a few weeks back, there would be no NXT if not for The Boss and Bayley. Io Shirai made her debut through the Mae Young Classic in 2017. In May 2020, Io Shirai defeated Charlotte and Rhea...
    This week on NXT, the first half of the Great American Bash took place with plenty of action for WWE fans. Next week, the second half of the show will air, but one major spoiler has already leaked out ahead of time. A current superstar on the yellow brand posted a picture on his Instagram story that gave away a significant title change. Still, fans won’t actually be able to see it until next Wednesday. The rest of this article...
    WWE fans have slammed the company for allowing Asuka to spit green mist into Sasha Banks face despite the ongoing coronavirus crisis. RAW and SmackDown tapings are already in chaos following a rise in positive Covid-19 tests.
    Io Shirai (WWE.com) Asuka made the save to help Io Shirai win in the main event at NXT. The WWE pulled a show out of their bag of shows as NXT has transformed into the Great American Bash for the next two weeks. This event is comprised of several big matches with all the titles on the line. The night started with a fatal-four-way elimination match featuring Tegan Nox, Candice LeRae, Mia Yim and Dakota Kai. The women were battling...
    According to a report from Ringside News, WWE still has plans for Shayna Baszler. Vince McMahon just isn’t a fan of any of the ideas that have been pitched for her. The superstar is very much a “[Paul] Heyman project” who is no longer a priority now that the former executive director of Monday Night Raw is no longer involved in the show’s creative direction. The report states that there have been storyline proposals for Baszler that have been pitched...
    As documented by WrestlingNews.co, WWE has suspended NXT UK superstar Joe Coffey following misconduct allegations against him made during the #SpeakingOut movement. The woman who came out about Coffey is choosing to remain anonymous for now, but she alleges that he groped her while her and a friend were hanging out with a group of wrestlers in a hotel room. After she told him to stop, Coffey left the party. However, the woman claims that the WWE superstar continued to...
    WWE have suspended NXT UK star Joe Coffey over sexual harassment allegations. The Scottish wrestler, whose hiatus from Vince McMahons company was first reported by PWInsider, was accused of inappropriately touching and sending unwanted images to an anonymous woman. 1 WWE have suspended NXT UK star Joe Coffey over sexual harassment allegationsCredit: WWE I had to block Joe Coffey on all my social media accounts because he wouldn’t leave me alone. I’ve been told tonight that hes sexually harassed 3...
    A new report has provided new details regarding NXT superstar Velveteen Dream’s car crash on Friday, which resulted in the wrestler getting taken to the hospital but released later that day. As reported on Tuesday by Raj Giri of Wrestling Inc., the accident happened at around 4 p.m. on Friday, when Dream crashed into another car after failing to stop at a red light. Although it was noted that the driver of the other vehicle was hurt, Giri’s sources did...
    As the #SpeakingOut movement continues to grow in the professional wrestling community, WWE may resort to drastic measures. Rumors are flying that the promotion will completely shut down the NXT UK brand sometime before the end of the year. As accusations keep coming forth against different superstars, WWE is beginning to wonder if the brand is still worth keeping around. Earlier this month, the NXT UK brand hit its two-year anniversary, but its future appears to be quite cloudy. According...
    WWE star Velveteen Dream was rushed to hospital after being involved in a car accident. The news was revealed by Fightful on Twitter after conformation from the WWE. 1 WWE have not commented on the allegations regarding Velveteen DreamCredit: WWE NXT WWE is serious about cleaning up their roster from what I hear, in regards to many problematic wrestlers.— Sean Ross Sapp of Fightful.com (@SeanRossSapp) June 26, 2020 A tweet read: WWE has confirmed to me that Velveteen Dream was...
    WWE has released two more superstars after having allegations of sexual misconduct recently brought against them. Travis Banks and El Ligero have been entirely removed from the NXT UK brand, and are no longer associated with the company. ESPN reported the two superstars are two of many named in the #SpeakingOut movement that has been moving throughout professional wrestling. As it continues to gain steam on social media, more and more names in wrestling are having allegations of sexual misconduct...
    The NXT brand has seen a resurgence in popularity in recent years. Previously, the brand was seen as a little brother to the main SmackDown and RAW shows. However, with the influx of brilliant new talent coming into NXT, that may be subject to change soon enough. NXT is still supposed to be the place where most WWE Superstars develop and train before being promoted to the main roster. The talent pool is absolutely amazing. Here are the five...
    According to WrestleTalk, WWE superstar Randy Orton has reportedly expressed his desire to work with Adam Cole and Tomasso Ciampa in the very near future. The report also states that he hopes to work with a performer from the black-and-gold brand in the coming months. Cole is currently the NXT Champion and is arguably the biggest star on the brand, and he’s being tipped for big things in WWE. A match against Orton could be a useful way to elevate...
    Tommaso Ciampa vs. Keith Lee vs. Finn Bálor – NXT Championship No. 1 Contender’s Match: WWE NXT, Dec. 11, 2019 / WWE NXT Results: Keith Lee wins in main event. As the WWE reels from news about new COVID-19 positive tests, another taped edition of NXT was presented to the viewing public. The main event featured an important triple threat for the NXT North American title, with the winner getting a shot at the NXT championship next week. The night...
    NXT North American Champion Keith Lee decided to share his own #SpeakingOut story to let those in WWE and other wrestling promotions know they aren’t alone. Many have shared past tales of sexual assault, abuse, or misconduct brought against them in the professional wrestling community. The intimidating giant in the ring wanted to let the victims know that they are not alone. Lee is 6’2″ and weighs more than 300 pounds. Many may think no-one could take advantage of him...