NXT Territory Report (October 14th, 2018)

Ricochet, Pete Dunne, Adam Cole
Ricochet, Pete Dunne, Adam Cole

NXT Territory Report (September 29th, 2018)

  1. News
  2. NXT Results
  3. Championship Landscape
  4. Rankings

1. News

NXT UK Brand Debuts Next Week

Easily the biggest news coming out of NXT this week is the announcement that the NXT UK brand will begin airing weekly episodes starting next week. October 17th will be the first night of the NXT UK brand’s weekly show, airing at 3 PM EST, primetime in the UK.

Tapings are being held for the shows this weekend.

Nikki Cross Accuses Everyone

This week saw Nikki Cross accuse Velveteen Dream and Tommaso Ciampa of both attacking Aleister Black. How much Nikki actually knows is up for some debate, hwoever, as she would later say the same thing to Kassius Ohno she said to both Dream and Ciampa.

Chelsea Green At WWE Performance Center

Chelsea Green was spotted at the WWE Performance Center this week. It’s not clear if she has signed or not but she was definitely there.

Punishment Martinez Signs With NXT

Punishment Martinez has signed with WWE but has yet to report to NXT.

2. NXT Results and Upcoming Matches

NXT #321
October 10th, 2018
Full Sail University

  1. Keith Lee defeated Kona Reeves
  2. NXT North American Championship
    Ricochet defeated Pete Dunne vs Adam Cole

Upcoming Matches:

  • The Undisputed Era To Defend Against The War Raiders – October 17th, 2018
  • Kairi Sane (c) vs Shayna Baszler WWE Evolution October 28th, 2018
  • Takeover: War Games November 17th, 2018

3. Championship Landscape

NXT Championship
Champion: Tommaso Ciampa
Won: from Aleister Black (NXT, July 18th, 2018)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: Johnny Gargano (Takeover Brooklyn IV)

NXT Women’s Championship
Champion: Kairi Sane
Won: from Shayna Baszler (NXT Takeover Brooklyn IV, 8/18/18)
Title Defenses: 0

NXT Tag Team Championships
Champion: The Undisputed Era
Won: from Moustache Mountain (NXT, 6/21/18)
Title Defenses: 1
Challengers: Moustache Mountain (Takeover: Brooklyn IV)

WWE United Kingdom Champion
Champion: Pete Dunne
Won: from Tyler Bate (Takeover Chicago 5/20/17)
Title Defenses: 18
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)

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)

4. Rankings

Keith Lee moves up one spot to #8 with the win over Kona Reeves.

NXT Champion: Tommaso Ciampa
NXT North American Champion:: Ricochet
WWE United Kingdom Champion: Pete Dunne

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

NXT Women’s Champion: Kairi Sane

  1. Shayna Baszler
  2. Bianca Belair
  3. Lacey Evans
  4. Candice LeRae
  5. Dakota Kai
  6. Aliyah
  7. Deonna Purrazzo

NXT Tag Team Champions: The Undisputed Era

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