Fandango and Summer Rae dance to the ring for a mixed-tag match. As Emma enters, Renee Young asks Emma if she has a partner. It is….. Santino Marella! Renee Young joins Tony Dawson and Alex Riley on commentary.
Fandango and Summer Rae vs. Santino Marella and Emma
Santino gets the crowed revved up on the turnbuckle. Fandango and Santino each dance. Santino catches the kick. Fandango throws a punch, and then throws Santino into the corner. Marella hops over Fandango, Fandango rolls out of the ring.
Santino has Fandango in a leg hold. Fandango punches Marella, Santino hits a couple arm drags. The ref is confused with a tag, but in the end, Emma and Summer Rae are in. Then the tags go right back to the guys, and then the girls, and then the guys? Fandango delivers a left hand to Santino. Fandango holds his foot on Santino on the ropes, Summer strikes while the ref is distracted. Suplex by Fandango, two. Fandango goes for another cover, two. Santino tries to kick up, but no luck. Fandango goes up top, Santino rolls to the other side. Fandango goes to the other corner, Santino repeats.
Backslide by Marella, two. Santino kicks up, hot tag to Emma. Emma hits a clothesline, Dilemma locked in on the ropes. Crossbody in the corner, two. Santino gives Emma the cobra! Summer rolls Emma up, Emma reverses the attack. Emma sends Summer into Fandango who then falls on Emma. Santino and Emma each hit a hip toss, headbutts. Santino puts on the cobra, and strikes Fandango for the three.
Winners: Santino Marella and Emma – by pinfall (11:34)
A pre-taped promo of The Ascension airs about their title match tonight.
Kassius Ohno makes his way to the ring! Ohno’s looking good. Luke Harper enters.
Kassius Ohno vs. Luke Harper
Lock up, Harper takes Ohno to the corner. Luke tosses Ohno out of the ring. Ohno counters being tossed out again. Harper stiff-shoulders Kassius before unloading with punches. Elbow drop from Harper. Headlock in place on Ohno. Ohno catches a boot and delivers one of his own. Ohno kicks and punches outside of the ring. Big boot from Harper, big clothesline connects.
Winner: Luke Harper – by pinfall (3:20)
Backstage, Amore and Cassady complain about losing last week.
A vignette airs for Mojo Rawley’s debut for next week.
The Ascension enters for their NXT Tag title match. Neville enters, Graves follows.
NXT Tag Team Championship Match: The Ascension vs. Graves and Neville (c)
Neville and Victor start. Neville trips Victor, dropkick and cover. Shoulderblock by Rick, tag to O’Brian. Multiple shoulderblocks, two pins. Tag to Graves who throw several right hands and a big kick. Flapjack by O’Brian, two. Victor and O’Brian attack and trade tags. Cover by Conor, two.
Victor has Graves in a chinlock. Corey gets out and hits a crossbody. O’Brian with a leg drop, two. Scissors leg hold in place on Graves. Victor comes back in with a kick. They trade punches. Victor drops Graves off from his shoulders, two. Headlock by Victor, cover. Headlock back in. Graves powers out, but gets sent into the corner where Victor thrusts his shoulders into Corey’s gut. Graves finally gets free to tag Neville. Kicks, clotheslines, and dropkick to O’Brian. Adrian dropkicks Victor out of the ring. Big flip out on to The Ascension! Neville goes up top, missile dropkick, nearfall. Big kick by Adrian, goes up for Red Arrow. O’Brian grabs Victor. Rick covers, Graves breaks it. Graves comes in only to get hit with a kick from Victor. O’Brian tagged in, finisher combo connects!
Winners, and NEW NXT Tag Team Champions: The Ascension – by pinfall (12:27)
Rob Van Dam comes to NXT next week! Bo Dallas cuts a promo before his matches. If anyone pins him, they will get an NXT Title match in 2 weeks.
Bo Dallas Invitational
Lock up, roll up on Bo. Bo sends a kick and punches. Spear connects.
Winner: Dallas (0:57)
vs. Leo Kruger/Antonio Cesaro
Kruger gets down to the ring when Cesaro enters. Cesaro and Kruger both get in the ring. Cesaro throws the first punch. Bo knocks Cesaro out of the ring.
vs. “El Local”
Local hops over Bo, connects with a super kick in the corner for the three!
Winner: “El Local” (Sami Zayn) – by pinfall (0:18)
Local takes his mask off, it’s Sami Zayn! Zayn was not allowed to participate in this match. Bo looks like a deer in headlights as he clenches to his title.