8/22 NXT Taping Results
Aug 23, 2013 - by Steve Gerweck
1. Mojo Rawley pinned Danny Burch.
Backstage, The Ascension attacked Corey Graves.
1. Tyler Breeze beat CJ Parker.
2. Emma defeated Summer Rae.
3. Scott Dawson (w/ Sylvester Lefort) beat Enzo Amore. Dawson got the win after Alexander Rusev interfered on his behalf. It appears as though Rusef is now one of Lefort’s guys.
Sami Zayn wants a title shot against Bo Dallas. The segment is interrupted by Zeb Coulter and Jack Swagger. Swagger attacks Zayn.
4. Adrian Neville over Conor O’Brian. After the match, Rick Victor hit the ring and The Ascension beat down Neville. Corey Graves ran in to make the save, but the babyfaces were overwhelmed by the underworld duo.
1. Bayley and Charlotte beat Alicia Fox and Aksana.
2. Corey Graves defeated Rick Victor.
3. Alexander Rusev beat Mason Ryan.
4. Jack Swagger (w/ Zeb Coulter) beat Sami Zayn. Swagger scored the win after Bo Dallas interfered and cost Zayn the match.
1. Enzo Amore and Colin Cassidy won via DQ over Scott Dawson and Alexander Rusev (w/ Sylvester Lefort). The heels were disqualified because both men were in the ring for too long.
Bo Dallas cut an over the top condescending promo.
2. Paige over Sasha Banks. After the match, Sasha turned on Paige, becoming a heel.
3. Xavier Woods beat Leo Kruger.
1. Sami Zayn defeated Curt Hawkins.
2. Aiden English squashed QT Marshall. Marshall went unannounced as the jobber. He most recently appeared with Ring of Honor on Saturday (8/17) at their Manhattan Mayhem show in New York.
3. Corey Graves, Adrian Neville, Xavier Woods, and CJ Parker beat The Ascension, Leo Kruger, and Tyler Breeze. The heels abandoned Breeze and left him to take the loss.
The post-show dark segment featured Mark Henry beating up Sylvester Lefort to send the crowd home happy.