Raquel Gonzalez and Dakota Kai def. NXT Women’s Champion Io Shirai and Zoe Stark
“Big Mami Cool” won a decisive victory ahead of the NXT Women’s Title Battle with Io Shirai at the NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver. While this was the first time that Shirai and Zoe Stark’s team made an impression, they couldn’t match the seasoned duo of Raquel Gonzalez and Dakota Kai. Gonzalez removed Stark with a huge one-handed power bomb, and then left the Genius of Heaven to lie in tatters.
Bronson Reid def. La knight
The war of words between Bronson Reed and the LA Knight finally reached the square of the circle, and the colossal NXT superstar claimed a major victory over one of the hottest free agent signings in NXT history. Reed threw the braggart Knight back with a huge tsunami surge.
Carrion Cross def. Onei Lorcan
Oni Lorcan was determined to get revenge on his fallen team-mate Danny Birch, who was injured last week at the hands of Carrion Cross. While Lorcan fought valiantly against the invincible Cross, he too fell to the doomsday deviant NXT, and Cross was victorious after a crushing elbow to Lorcan’s back in the head.
After that, the # 1 contender for the NXT title reached out to Finn Balor and Prince answered the call. Balor came face to face with the monstrous Cross, insisting that he had discovered Cross’s weakness: excessive movement towards emotion.
British Champion NXT WALTER def. Drake Maverick in a non-title match
The Ring General quickly cracked down on Drake Maverick, defeating the brave outsider by being stopped by the referee.
But WALTER’s night was not over, as he was confronted by Tommaso Champa. The Blackheart challenged the WALTER NXT United Kingdom title to the NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver title. WALTER first declined the challenge until he received a bitter slap on Champa’s face. While Champa was left lying due to the brutal beating of the Imperium, he got what he wanted as WALTER told him he would “see him on TakeOver.”
NXT Women Tag Team Champions Shotzi Blackheart & Ember Moon def. Mercedes Martinez and Alia with Robert Stone
Robert Stone’s blatant “generous” offer was enough to entice Mercedes Martinez to team up with Aliya with the original Jesse Kamea, but Robert Stone’s newly reformed duo Brand was not enough to topple the champions. Shotzi Blackheart and Amber Moon were victorious when Moon held on to Aliya after dropping her with Eclipse.
NXT Heavyweight Champion Jordan Devlin won. Kushida in a non-title match
The Irish Ace was already occupied by one of the world’s best athletes in Kushida and, in addition, he had to deal with the presence of Legado del Fantazma. But when Joaquin Wilde and Raul Mendoza tried to thwart Jordan Devlin, the plan backfired, as Devlin won with the matchbox cover.
Angered by the loss, Kushida took out his anger on Wilde and Mendoza. Meanwhile, Santos Escobar clashed with Devlin, but was interrupted by Sean Michaels, a WWE Hall of Famer. Heartbreak Kid spoke a lot without uttering a word, sliding down the stairs to the ring, and Escobar and Devlin knew exactly what awaited them at NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver.
Kyle O’Reilly and Adam Cole Agree Unauthorized Match for NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver
Tired of the escalation of the war between Kyle O’Reilly and Adam Cole, NXT CEO William Regal promised a solution and delivered it in the form of an unauthorized match contract on Night 2 at NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver, where there was no big deal. – The gold mark is not responsible for any injuries sustained.
Both rivals were more than happy to sign an agreement after a bitter war of words, and they had to hold back security from tearing each other apart again.