Dominic Dijakovic is shown getting warmed up.
THIRD MATCH: Io Shirai vs. Kayden Carter
Both women do some quick, athletic handsprings and cartwheels to start. They trade rollups. Carter hits a dropkick and Shirai retreats from the ring. Shirai pulls Carter off the apron.
Shirai gets Carter back in the ring and gets a nearfall. Carter fights back with a series of leg sweeps and kicks. Carter hits a thrust kick for a nearfall. Shirai fights back with a Deadlift German Suplex. Shirai gets tot he top rope and hits a Moonsault for the pin.
WINNER: Io Shirai
After the match, Shirai calls out Shayna Baszler, but is interrupted by Rhea Ripley. Both women stare each other down. Rhea steals the microphone and threatens Io, saying she has no problem “shutting her out.” Shirai exits the ring, cursing Ripley in Japanese.
Killian Dane’s attack on Boa from last week’s episode is recapped. Backstage, Boa cuts a promo in Chinese. Back in the arena, Regal says that Velveteen Dream will not be able to have his NXT North American Championship match next week. Regal says that the winner of Lee/Dijakovic will be the contender for the NXT North American Championship.
WWE NXT North American Championship #1 Contender Match: Keith Lee vs. Dominic Dijakovic
Shoulder tackles to start. Lee focuses on Dijakovic’s arm. Dijakovic fights back with a lariat. Dijakovic gets a nearfall.
Cut to commercial. Dijakovic maintains dominance. Back from commercial, Lee throws Dijakovic around the ring. Dijakovic fights back with a Chokebomb for two. Dijakovic takes Lee to the top rope but Lee fights back. Lee misses a Frog Splash. Lee hits a Spirit Bomb. Dijakovic rolls out of the ring. Lee rolls out of the ring and sends Dijakovic back in the ring. Lee hits a corner splash. Dijakovic hits a big boot and gets a nearfall.
They trade blows. Dijakovic hits a series of kicks. Dijakovic blocks a suplex. Lee hits a Deadlift Vertical Suplex. Keith Lee hits a Poison Rana. Lee and Dijakovic battle on the top rope. Roderick Strong interferes for a DQ.
Regal announces that Strong will defend the title against Lee & Dijakovic next week.
After the commercial break, Undisputed Era are shown yelling incoherently at Regal.
Fifth Match: Matt Riddle vs. Bronson Reed
They trade kicks to start. Riddle hits a bicycle knee. Riddle hits a series of forearms. Riddle hits an Exploder. Riddle hits a Penalty Kick and gets a nearfall.
Reed floors Riddle and hits a Standing Senton. Riddle hits a Pele Kick. Riddle hits Bro To Sleep. Riddle hits a Powerbomb. Riddle hits Final Flash Knee for a nearfall. Riddle hits a Floating Bro for a nearfall. Riddle attempts a Rear Naked Choke. Reed fights out. Riddle hits Bro Derrick for the pinfall.
WINNER: Matt Riddle
After the match, both men fistbump. A Bianca Belair hype video is played.