NXT Rankings & Championship Landscape (12/2/18)

NXT Rankings (12/2/18)
NXT Rankings (12/2/18)

NXT Takeover: WarGames II
November 17th, 2018
Staples Center
Los Angeles, CA

NXT Taping (aired November 21st)

  1. Keith Lee defeated Fidel Bravo
  2. Lars Sullivan defeated Keita Murray
  3. Nikki Cross defeated Candice LeRae

Takeover: WarGames II

  1. Matt Riddle defeated Kassius Ohno
  2. NXT Women’s Championship
    Best 2-of-3 Falls
    Shayna Baszler (c) defeated Kairi Sane (2:1)
  3. Aleister Black defeated Johnny Gargano
  4. NXT Championship
    Tommaso Ciampa (c) defeated Velveteen Dream
  5. WarGames
    Ricochet, Pete Dunne, & War Raiders defeated the Undisputed Era (Roderick Strong, Kyle O’Reilly, Bobby Fish, & Adam Cole)

NXT #428
San Jose University Event Center
San Jose, CA

Taped November 15th
Aired November 28th

  1. Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch defeated the Mighty
  2. EC3 defeated Marcel Barthel
  3. Mia Yim defeated Vanessa Borne
  4. Lars Sullivan defeated Keith Lee

Championship Landscape

NXT Championship
Champion: Tommaso Ciampa
Won: from Aleister Black (NXT, July 18th, 2018)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: Johnny Gargano (Takeover Brooklyn IV), Velveteen Dream (Takeover: WarGames II)

NXT Women’s Championship
Champion: Shayna Baszler (2x)
Won: from Kairi Sane (WWE Evolution)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: Kairi Sane (Takeover: WarGames II)

NXT Tag Team Championships
Champion: The Undisputed Era
Won: from Moustache Mountain (NXT, 6/21/18)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: Moustache Mountain (Takeover: Brooklyn IV), loss to War Raiders via DQ (NXT)

WWE United Kingdom Champion
Champion: Pete Dunne
Won: from Tyler Bate (Takeover Chicago 5/20/17)
Title Defenses: 19
Challengers: BT Gunn/Trent Seven/Wolfgang (ICW), Wolfgang (NXT), Johnny Gargano (NXT), Tyler Bate (NXT), Jack Gallagher (Progress), Joseph Conners (Progress), Roderick Strong (NXT), Adam Cole via DQ (NXT), Zack Gibson (FutureShock), Markus Burke (UCW), Kyle O’Reilly (NXT), Zack Gibson (WWE UK Tournament), Noam Dark (NXT UK), Danny Burch (NXT UK), Morgan Webster (Progress), Zack Gibson (NXT), Ricochet – No Contest (NXT title for title), Jordan Devlin (NXT UK), Noam Dar (NXT UK)

NXT North American Champion
Champion: Ricochet
Won: from Adam Cole (Takeover Brooklyn IV 8/18/18)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: Pete Dunne – No Contest (NXT), defeated Pete Dunne vs Adam Cole 3-way (NXT)


  • #7 Matt Riddle moves up multiple spots after defeating #8 Kassius Ohno

NXT Champion: Tommaso Ciampa
NXT North American Champion:: Ricochet

  1. Aleister Black
  2. Lars Sullivan 
  3. Velveteen Dream
  4. Johnny Gargano 
  5. EC3
  6. Adam Cole
  7. Matt Riddle
  8. Kassius Ohno
  9. Keith Lee
  10. Kona Reeves 

NXT Women’s Champion: Shayna Baszler

  1. Kairi Sane
  2. Bianca Belair
  3. Nikki Cross
  4. Lacey Evans
  5. Candice LeRae
  6. Dakota Kai
  7. Mia Yim
  8. Aliyah
  9. Deonna Purrazzo

NXT Tag Team Champions: The Undisputed Era

  1. War Raiders
  2. Moustache Mountain
  3. The Forgotten Sons
  4. The Street Profits
  5. The Mighty
  6. Heavy Machinery
  7. Burch and Lorcan