WWE NXT Hit List: Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd, Sasha Banks vs. Alexa Bliss, Adam Rose vs. Jason Jordan, Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady vs. The VaudeVillains, Xavier Woods vs. CJ Parker


prowrestling.net
MEMBERSHIP INFO | LOG-IN | CONTACT US | SUBMIT NEWS | ABOUT US
Insider News • Live TV & PPV Coverage • Hitlists • Results • Blogs

HOME | WWE NEWS | TNA NEWS | MMA NEWS | ALL NEWS | TV & PPV | ARENA REPORTS | VIEWPOINTS | PRODUCT REVIEWS | AWARDS



Dot Net App
GOT AN IPHONE, IPAD, IPOD TOUCH, SAMSUNG GALAXY TAB, OR ANDROID PHONE?

THEN BE SURE TO DOWNLOAD OUR NEW FREE APP
(or SEARCH "pro wrestling" in App Store or Android Marketplace)

Dot Net Podcast
CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO DOT NET FREE PODCAST IN ITUNES OR CLICK HERE FOR LISTING OF LATEST SHOWS

Gutteridge Editorials


WWE NXT Hit List: Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd, Sasha Banks vs. Alexa Bliss, Adam Rose vs. Jason Jordan, Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady vs. The VaudeVillains, Xavier Woods vs. CJ Parker
2014-07-18 15:54:22


WWE NXT Hits

Sami Zayn vs. Tyson Kidd: Were you expecting anything less than a hit from these two? While this wasn't exactly a "leave it all in the ring" epic, it was a great TV main event, with a slightly surprising ending. I don't know if it's just because we have become slightly conditioned to seeing Zayn lose "big" matches or what, but I certainly wasn't expecting a clean tap out loss for Kidd. Fortunately, due to the good match, Kidd lost nothing in the loss, and it may actually just add to the good character work he has been doing.

Adam Rose vs. Jason Jordan: I was a little apprehensive going in, as I'm very much over the Rose honeymoon period, but I actually enjoyed this match. Rose has finally added a few more strings to his bow in terms of move variety, and Jordan showed a lot of raw potential, that I hope can be tapped into and refined at some point along the line.

Sasha Banks vs. Alexa Bliss: I feared the worst after an ugly botch early on, but Sasha seemed to take control, and the result was a nice showcase of both ladies. Bliss still needs work before her true potential can be seen, but both ladies have time on their hands, as they are both 22. They are also both younger than me, and that has made me feel unexpectedly, and unnecessarily, ancient at the age of 23.

Xavier Woods vs. CJ Parker: Borderline hit for what was a decent match for the most part. The end, however, was awful, though it's hard to know who was at fault for the awkward roll-up pin.

Overall Show: This may sound bizarre, but I considered giving this show a miss. The thought crossed my mind that, while not bad, outside of the main event this week was completely skipable, and I hold NXT to higher standards than that. The show next week will get a miss if it's this sleepy again.

WWE NXT Misses

Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady vs. The VaudeVillains: I can't possibly give the match a hit based on how little there was of it, but the fact that three, distinct teams had an interaction like this is good news for the tag division. I know that is not exactly lofty praise, but I'll take baby steps towards progress right now.

Thanks for reading. Be sure to check out the Dot Net NXT Podcast with Zack Zimmerman. If you want to add me on Twitter, you can find me @DazatheG , or check out my website TheGutteridgeLog.co.uk.

RECOMMEND THIS ARTICLE:


READ OUR INSIDER NEWS BEFORE ANYONE ELSE! BECOME A MEMBER FOR JUST $7.50 A MONTH (or less with a year-long sub) - GET THE FIRST LOOK AT EXCLUSIVE INSIDER DOT NET NEWS, TONS OF EXCLUSIVE AUDIO CONTENT, MEMBER MESSAGE BOARD ACCESS, START YOUR OWN BLOG, AND VIEW THE SITE WITHOUT ANY ADVERTISING: SIGN ME UP (or MORE INFO)



RELATED ARTICLES FROM MGID AFFILIATE SITES...

From Around the Web


MEMBERSHIP INFO
Become a Dot Net Member right now for $7.50 a month or $66 a year ($5.50 a month avg.). Get exclusive audio, first-look insider news, Forum access, member blogs, more...

CLICK FOR SIGN-UP INFO


The Current Must-Read List
9/1 WWE Smackdown TV spoilers: Full results of Thursday's television show (spoilers)
WWE News: Medical update on man shot at the WWE Performance Center
WWE statement on the arrest of Jimmy Snuka, still listed as a WWE Hall of Famer
WWE News: Jimmy Snuka charged with third degree murder
Powell's WWE Raw Hit List: Seth Rollins and Triple H gets more attention than his actual advertised matches with Sting and John Cena, New Day vs. The Dudleys, The Divas attempt to Beat The Clock, Ryback vs. Big Show, Braun Strowman's monster push
WWE News: Two new Night of Champions matches announced
08/31 Powell's WWE Raw Live TV Review: Sting opens the show, The Dudleys vs. New Day in a non-title match, Rusev vs. Dolph Ziggler, Paige, Charlotte, and Becky Lynch compete in Beat The Clock Challenge matches to earn a Divas Championship match
WWE statement on Hulk Hogan following his Good Morning America interview
Identity of man shot at WWE Performance Center, previously spread feces and urine on the building
WWE News: Police say the man shot at WWE Performance Center is obsessed with a female wrestler
ACCESS PREVIOUS MUST-READ ARTICLES

Vote In Our Latest Poll

WWE Raw Poll: Grade the August 31 episode
 
pollcode.com free polls
VOTE IN OR SEE RESULTS OF PREVIOUS POLLS
VOTE IN OR SEE RESULTS OF PREVIOUS POLLS

Dot Net Free Podcasts
08/27 Prowrestling.net All Access Podcast - The Pretentious Pro Wrestling Podcast on the state of the WWE Divas Division, NXT Women's Division coming out of SummerSlam weekend
08/24 Prowrestling.net Podcast: Joel Gertner joines Jonny Fairplay to provide an in-perspective take on WWE SummerSlam weekend
08/24 Prowrestling.net Live Podcast: Special guest Justin Credible and Jason Powell take your phone calls the day after WWE SummerSlam
08/23 Prowrestling.net Live Podcast: Jason Powell and Zack Zimmerman take your phone calls on SummerSlam Sunday regarding the biggest show of the summer and NXT Takeover: Brooklyn
08/22 Prowrestling.net Not Exactly Live Podcast: Darren Gutteridge and Haydn Gleed talk WWE SummerSlam and completely ignore your phone calls
08/21 Prowrestling.net Live Podcast: Jason Powell and John Moore take your phone calls during the second of our of SummerSlam weekend shows
08/20 Prowrestling.net Live Podcast: Jason Powell and Will Pruett take your phone calls in the first our of SummerSlam weekend shows
08/19 Prowrestling.net Podcast: Triple H takes pro wrestling media questions and promotes Saturday's NXT Takeover: Brooklyn live special
08/18 Prowrestling.net All Access Podcast: WWE Raw audio review - In-person perspective on Brock Lesnar's homecoming, Dolph Ziggler's return, final hype for WWE SummerSlam, and more
08/08 Prowrestling.net All Access Podcast: Ultima Lucha Audio Review - Will Pruett and John Moore on Lucha Undergound's Season Finale!
CLICK FOR FULL LISTING OF ALL PODCASTS

Latest from Our Affiliate Site

_pwtorch.com_
CLICK HERE FOR MORE PWTORCH HEADLINES

© 2008-2012 LAST ROW MEDIA LLC • ALL RIGHTS RESERVED -- PRIVACY POLICY