Welcome to Wrestle Purists’ coverage of NXT 2.0 on March 8th 2022.
Wendy Choo & Dakota Kai Defeated Cora Jade & Raquel Gonzalez
Dakota Kai was distracted multiple times by the voices in her head. Toxic Attraction’s Jacy Jayne & Gigi Dolin got involved and attacked Raquel Gonzalez’ leg behind the referee’s back. Dakota Kai pinned Raquel Gonzalez. Kai & Choo advance to the Dusty Cup Final.
Backstage With Tommaso Ciampa:
Ciampa puts over Tonight’s Main Event of Breakker v Ciampa v Ziggler
Creed Brothers attacked in Parking Lot
Camera cuts to the parking lot where the Creed Brother are left on the floor after being attacked. Assumably by Imperium.
Creed Brothers & Raquel Gonzalez receiving attention in medical room:
Fallon Henley Defeated Tiffany Stratton:
Sarray attacked Stratton behind the referee’s back leading to the finish.
Chase University Promo:
Andre Chase buries his pupils. besides a battered Bodhi Hayward
Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams Promo:
Set in a barbershop. Hayes and Williams brag about Hayes’ success in NXT and hype Hayes’ upcoming title defence in a ladder match, stating Hayes will have 4 opponents in the match.
Lashing Out With Lash Legend & Nikkita Lyons:
Legend takes verbal shots at Lyons’ Mom and says she isn’t buying Lyons’ hype. Also accuses Lyons of having butt implants. Lyons says that she is all natural and Legend is full of sh*t.
Backstage with Imperium and MSK:
Imperium pretty much gloat about how The Creed Bro’s were attacked. MSK enter the shot and say if Creed Bro’s cant compete, then they want a shot at the NXT Tag Titles.
Backstage With Fallon Henley, Brooks Jensen & Josh Briggs:
The 3 wonder who attacked the Creed Bro’s earlier tonight. Legado Del Phantasma enter the shot and Brooks & Jensen attempt to interrogate them about the Creed Bro’s. The two sides start taking verbal shots at each other.
Grayson Waller Defeated LA Knight. Last Man Standing:
Sangha got involved and attacked LA Knight, but Knight cuffed him to the ring post. Waller won after hitting a great elbow drop from the top rope to the announce table on Knight.
Imperium vs MSK announcement:
This was during the Knight vs Waller Match. It was made official that the Creed Bro’s wont be able to compete and MSK will be replacing them.
Locker Room With Bron Breakker:
Breakker puts over his upcoming match later Tonight.
Tony D’Angelo Promo:
Tony is eating Ziti at his cousin Mikey’s restaurant and puts himself over
Kay Lee Ray & Io Shirai Defeated Kacy Catanzaro & Kayden Carter:
Shirai pinned Catanzaro. KLR & Shirai will meet Choo & Kai in the Dusty Cup Final. Cora Jade attacked Mandy Rose in the Toxic Lounge after the match.
Locker Room with Persia Pirotta, Duke Hudson & Indi Hartwell:
Pirotta & Hartwell argue about who has been carrying the team. Possibly setting up a match in the foreseeable future.
Backstage With Tiffany Stratton:
Stratton cuts a promo on Sarray and says she is going to break her face next week
MSK vs Imperium Ends In DQ:
Creed Brothers run in and destroy everybody. It was announced as a DQ on commentary but not 100% clear who won as that wasn’t announced.
Backstage with Joe Gacy, Harland, Draco & Xyon Quinn:
Anthony is working out, but Gacy & Harland are lurking in the background. Gacy continues to attempt to recruit Anthony to be with him and Harland. Quinn enters the shot and basically tells Gacy & Harland to back off
A-Kid Video Package:
A-Kid announces he will be coming to NXT 2.0.
Backstage with Jacket Time:
Ikemen Jiro is excited about A-Kid’s arrival, Kushida says he is better than him.
*TITLE CHANGE* Dolph Ziggler Defeated Tommaso Ciampa, Bron Breakker (c) (NXT Championship):
Great Main Event. Bobby Roode got involved at multiple points helping Ziggler. Ziggler pinned Ciampa