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NXT TV taping spoilers: TakeOver build, update on Tag Team titles

Though a location for the event has yet to be announced, the build to NXT's next TakeOver special picked up at Wednesday night's television tapings. WWE has confirmed that TakeOver will take place on Saturday, June 1.

- Beth Phoenix was introduced as the newest member of the NXT commentary team, joining Mauro Ranallo and Nigel McGuinness. Percy Watson didn't appear.

Dark match --

- Trevor Lee defeated Shane Strickland

This was Strickland's NXT debut. Lee hit a standing stomp to get the win.

NXT TV taping spoilers --

- There was an in-ring segment where the Viking Raiders wanted to vacate the NXT Tag Team titles since no one can beat them for them. The Street Profits then challenged them to a title match, with William Regal making it official.

- Keith Lee defeated Cezar Bononi

A Spirit Bomb got the win for Lee. The crowd was loud for him.

- KUSHIDA defeated Kona Reeves

Decisive victory for KUSHIDA. Drew Gulak came out to the stage and watched the match.

- Vanessa Borne (w/ Aliyah) defeated Jessie Elaban

Quick match. Borne used a sliding neckbreaker for the win.

- The Viking Raiders' Tag Team title defense against The Street Profits ended in a DQ when The Forgotten Sons and Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch got involved.

The Profits had a visual pin on the champions, but there was no referee. The Viking Raiders left the titles in the ring after the match and bowed.

- Xia Li defeated Rachael Evers

Li won with a spin kick.

- The Undisputed Era took part in an in-ring segment. Adam Cole announced that Kyle O'Reilly & Bobby Fish will have a chance to be Tag Team Champions again, and Cole will have another shot at NXT Champion Johnny Gargano at TakeOver.

Gargano made his way to the ring and ran down Cole before Matt Riddle ran in and started fighting with Undisputed Era. Gargano joined in, with security rushing to pull them apart.

- Mansoor Al-Shehail defeated Sean Maluta

Quick win for Mansoor.

- NXT North American Champion Velveteen Dream was interrupted by Tyler Breeze in the ring. Dream tried to tell him that he has to get in the back of the line, but Breeze left him laying.

- Fabian Aichner & Marcel Barthel defeated Team 3.0 (Scott Parker & Shane Matthews)

Aichner & Barthel picked up a decisive win.

- O'Reilly & Fish vs. The Street Profits vs. Lorcan & Burch vs. The Forgotten Sons for the vacant NXT Tag Team titles was announced for TakeOver.

- Candice LeRae defeated Reina Gonzalez

LeRae hit a lionsault for the finish. The Horsewomen then ran down to surround LeRae, but Io Shirai made the save with a kendo stick and cleaned house. The crowd was hot for this.

- Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish defeated Matt Riddle & Johnny Gargano

Great matchup that saw Adam Cole run interference, allowing Roderick Strong to hit an apron backbreaker on Riddle behind the referee’s back. O'Reilly and Fish then put Riddle down.

- Mia Yim defeated Bianca Belair

Hard fought match that ended with Yim hitting Eat Defeat for the victory.

- KUSHIDA defeated Drew Gulak

A backslide pinning combo got the three count for KUSHIDA. Gulak argued about the result after the match.

- Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch vs. The Forgotten Sons ended in a DQ when The Street Profits and Undisputed Era got involved.

Cole led the rest of Undisputed Era in using a ladder to attack Jaxson Ryker. Cole ascended the ladder and said “Johnny Gargano and Matt Riddle, TakeOver will be Undisputed.” Undisputed Era posed on and around the ladder.