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By Richard Trionfo on 2013-02-07 18:31:22
The Tag Team Tournament continues this week with the semi-finals. Who will make it to the finals?

We are in Winter Park, Florida and your announcers are William ‘February 7th is October 19th’ Regal and Tony ‘You Just Brittaed the commentary’ Dawson.

Match Number One: Kassius Ohno and Leo Kruger versus Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey in a Semi-Final Round Match in the NXT Tag Team Tournament

Ohno and Grey start things off and Ohno has something to say to Oliver. They lock up and Ohno with a side head lock. Grey with a waist lock take down and Ohno tries to escape but Gray stays on top of Ohno, but Ohno gets to the ropes. Kruger tags in and they lock up. Kruger backs Grey into the corner and he misses a punch.

Grey says something to Ohno before returning to Kruger. Kruger with a side head lock but Grey gets Kruger to his knees and then he takes Kruger down with a side head lock take down. Kruger with a head scissors but Grey escapes and applies a side head lock take down. Kruger tries to escape but Grey holds on to the side head lock.

Kruger gets to his feet and Grey goes for an O’Connor Roll but Kruger holds on to the ropes. Grey with a side head lock take down. Neville tags in and he punches Kruger in the ribs. Grey and Neville with a back elbow and he gets a near fall. Neville with a chin lock while trapping the arm. Kruger with a jawbreaker and he tags in Ohno.

Neville with kicks to the leg and then he tags in Grey. Grey with a double sledge to the arm and he continues to work on Ohno’s arm. Neville tags back in and he connects with an elbow to the arm. Grey tags back in and he connects with a double sledge to the arm from the turnbuckles. Ohno continues to try to escape the hold but Grey takes Ohno to the mat with an arm bar. Nevill tags back in and he hits a double stomp to the arm.

Neville with a front face lock and arm bar. Grey tags back in and he connects with a head butt. Grey with an elbow to the back of the neck followed by an arm bar. Ohno with punches. Grey tries for a sunset flip but Kruger is able to tag in and Ohno holds on to Grey to allow Kruger to hit Grey from behind. Kruger with double sledges to the back.

We go to commercial.

We are back and Ohno is working over Grey with a cravate and then he tags Kruger back into the match. Kruger with a double sledge to the back. Kruger with a back breaker to Grey and he gets a near fall. Kruger with an abdominal stretch on Grey. Ohno tags in and he puts Grey in an abdominal stretch. Ohno rubs his elbow against the ribs.

Kruger tags in and he applies another abdominal stretch. Kruger rubs his elbow against the ribs. Ohno tags back in and he stays with the abdominal stretch but Grey with a hip toss to escape but Ohno grabs the leg and Ohno with a double sledge to the midsection followed by a back senton for a near fall. Ohno with a rear chin lock. Grey gets to his feet but Ohno sends him into the corner. Grey fights from the corner and gets a near fall with a sunset flip but Ohno pulls Grey back to the corner.

Kruger tags in and he kicks Grey. Kruger keeps Grey from getting to his corner. Kruger with a belly-to-back suplex for a near fall. Kruger with a rear chin lock and he puts his knee in the ribs. Kruger tries for a suplex but Grey counters with an inside cradle. Grey with a backslide for a near fall. Kruger with a clothesline to stop Grey before he could consider making the tag.

Kruger misses a splash into the corner and both men are down. Grey rolls towards his corner but Kruger tries to cut him off. Neville and Ohno tag in and Neville with an elbow to Ohno followed by a forearm to Kruger on the apron. Neville with a forearm and he avoids a boot and hits a flying forearm. Neville with a running European uppercut into the corner. Neville floats over in the corner on an Irish whip and then he flips out of the corner and drop kicks Kruger off the apron.

Ohno tries for a roaring elbow but Neville with a back heel kick. Ohno with a boot to the head and Neville falls to the floor. Ohno goes to the floor and he asks Regal if he sees this. Ohno tells Regal this is his fault. Neville with a twisting plancha onto Ohno and Neville sends Ohno back into the ring.

Neville with a kick to the head and then Neville goes up top. Kruger tries to interfere but Grey pulls Kruger off the apron. Neville with the corkscrew shooting star press for the three count.

Winners: Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey (Advance to Finals to face The Wyatt Family or Bo Dallas and Michael McGillicutty)

We take a look back at last week’s surprise attack by Summer Rae on Paige.

Summer Rae is with Renee Young. Renee asks Summer why did she attack Paige. She says week after week, she announces the matches. She says that she is the prettiest Diva in NXT. Week after week of hearing the cheers for Paige . . . she says that Paige is ghastly to look at. Summer says that she is the hottest Diva in WWE. She took matters into her hands and it felt amazing. NXT is about to find out exactly what Paige found out. Summer School is always in session.

We go to commercial.

Match Number Two: Mike Dalton versus Conor O’Brian

Conor with a kick to the midsection. Dalton with a forearm and kick followed by a spin kick but Conor stays on his feet. Conor with a splash into the corner followed by a biel. O’Brian with a running shoulder tackle to Dalton and then Conor with a leaping flapjack. Conor with a leg drop to the back of the head for the three count.

Winner: Conor O’Brian

After the match, O’Brian demands a five count to mirror the demands of the current NXT Champion but the referee refuses. Conor yells FIVE repeatedly and he makes the count himself.

Then Conor mimics the chest pounding that Big E Langston does.

Langston’s music plays and he comes out to the stage. He makes his way to the ring and he stares down O’Brian. Langston picks up Dalton and hits the Big Ending. Langston takes his title belt and leaves the ring.

Paige is in Dusty Rhodes’ office and Dusty tells her to calm down. Paige refuses to calm down. She says that if Dusty won’t do anything about it, she will find Summer. Paige says that we heard what Summer said about the attack. She will get revenge on Summer by ripping the lips off her face. She demands a match against Summer next week or there won’t be an episode of NXT.

Paige leaves and Sasha Banks bumps into Paige. Paige tells Sasha to get out of her way. Sasha asks Dusty if he is okay. Dusty says that he has a lot of drama going on. He tells Sasha that he is excited about her first week a few weeks ago. Dusty says that Sasha has her first secret admirer. Dusty gives her the card and she reads it to him. It says that the secret admirer will show their affection next week on Valentine’s Day with a PDA.

We go to commercial.

We are back with a look at the way that Bo Dallas got into the Royal Rumble at the Royal Rumble Fan Fest. The matches were Adrian Neville versus Corey Graves, Xavier Woods versus Leo Kruger, Bo Dallas versus Luke Harper, and Oliver Grey versus Conor O’Brian in the first round. The semi-finals were Adrian Neville versus Leo Kruger and Bo Dallas versus Conor O’Brian. The finals saw Bo Dallas face Leo Kruger.

Bo Dallas is bouncing around in the back and there is clapping from behind. It is Bray Wyatt. He congratulates Bo on winning the NXT tournament and being in his first Royal Rumble. He tells Bo to enjoy his fifteen minutes because his time is up.

Bo says that he enjoyed beating Luke Harper in the tournament and he says that he will do it again. Time is running out, but it is for the Wyatt Family.

We go to commercial.

Match Number Three: The Wyatt Family (Erick Rowan and Luke Harper with Bray Wyatt) versus Michael McGillicutty and Bo Dallas in a Semi Final Match in the Tag Team Tournament

Bo and Harper start things off and they lock up and go to a stalemate. They get head to head and Harper with a kick. Bo with a kick and forearms to Harper. Michael tags in and he punches Harper. Harper with a head butt. Michael with a drop kick and chops to Harper. Harper rakes the face but Michael with punches and kicks. Bo tags back in and Bo with a clothesline into the corenr.

Bo with punches on the turnbuckles. Bo tries for an Acid Drop but Harper pushes him away and then Rowan tags in and kicks Bo. Rowan runs Bo into the turnbuckles and Harper tags back in. Harper with a punch and we go to commercial.

We are back and Harper with a hard Irish whip to Bo and Rowan is tagged back in. Rowan with a slam to Bo followed by an elbow drop. Rowan picks up Dallas and tries for a power slam but Michael tags in when Bo escapes.

Michael with punches but Rowan with an Irish whip. Michael slides into the corner instead of going into the turnbuckles. Michael with clotheslines and then he knocks Harper off the apron. Michael with a Saito suplex on Rowan. Wyatt distracts Michael and the referee. The referee sends Wyatt to the back.

Michael with a rollup on Rowan but Harper with a discus clothesline when the referee was not looking and Rowan makes the cover for the three count.

Winners: Erick Rowan and Luke Harper (Advance to the finals to face Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey)

After the match, Bray comes into the ring and he offers his hand to Bo Dallas. Bo slaps the hand away and then Wyatt leaves the ring. Harper and Rowan circle the ring and they focus on Michael. Wyatt returns to the ring and hits Dallas with a splash to the back. Wyatt with a short arm clothesline after dancing with Dallas. Wyatt hits a corkscrew reverse DDT and says that this is only the beginning.

We go to credits.

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