NXT TakeOver: Samoa Joe vs. Finn Bálor will be NXT’s 1st steel cage match

A stipulation for Samoa Joe vs. Finn Balor at NXT: TakeOver on June 8th was announced earlier today on Facebook. NXT GM William Regal made the announcement before showing some footage of a brawl between the two men that took place this past Saturday night in Portland, Oregon. Balor successfully defended his title against Joe at the two previous TakeOver events before dropping it...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Samoa Joe & Finn Bálor sign the contract for their Steel Cage Match: May 17, 2016

As first seen on Facebook Live, NXT Champion Samoa Joe and Finn Bálor had strong words for each other as they signed the contract for their Steel Cage Match at NXT TakeOver on June 8.
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Finn Bálor & Samoa Joe engage in a wild brawl at NXT Live Event in Portland, Oregon: May 15, 2016

As first broadcast on NXT's Facebook page, the NXT locker room emptied to try and keep NXT Champion Samoa Joe and Finn Bálor from pummeling each other at a Live Event in Portland, Ore. this past weekend. After assessing the situation, NXT General Manager William Regal has promised to make an announcement this Tuesday on Facebook Live.
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Should Samoa Joe be worried about TakeOver?: May 11, 2016

Finn Bálor doesn't take kindly to Samoa Joe saying he belongs at the back of the line for a title opportunity, and warns the NXT Champion that he should be afraid to step in the ring with him at TakeOver on June 8.
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: See how Samoa Joe captured the NXT Championship this Wednesday on WWE Network

Don't miss the match that everyone is talking about! Watch Samoa Joe's shocking victory over NXT Champion Finn Balor, this Wednesday at 8/7 C, only on WWE Network!
April 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Samoa Joe captures NXT title at a house show in Lowell, MA

Samoa Joe put an end to Finn Balor’s record breaking 292-day reign as NXT champion at a house show in Lowell, Massachusetts last night. Joe becomes the 8th man to hold the belt since Seth Rollins became the inaugural champion nearly 4 years ago. The video above captures the absolute shock of the NXT Universe as the watched one of the most prestigious titles in all of professional...
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April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Indie legend Samoa Joe won the NXT title and fans lost their minds

He's won titles in Ring of Honor and TNA, among countless others around the world. And now, after two previous failed attempts, Samoa Joe can call himself WWE's NXT champion as well.In a surprising match that came with an even more shocking finish, Joe defeated reigning champion Finn Balor with a Muscle Buster square in the middle of the ring. And once the three-count was in the...
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April 22, 2016  |  Discuss

AJ Styles, Samoa Joe and Apollo Crews from WWE WrestleMania 32 Radio Row

Brian Fritz talks with WWE superstar AJ Styles and NXT stars Samoa Joe and Apollo Crews at WrestleMania 32 radio row just days before the big event. Enjoy what we do? Support Between the Ropes on Patreon! Your generous donation will help keep our lights on, and make it possible for us to do even more! Make sure you subscribe to the Between The Ropes podcast. Click here for iTunes...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Samoa Joe Earmarked for WWE Main Roster, Finn Balor Not

The WWE main-roster is due to get a big addition after WrestleMania 32. A new report suggests that the WWE will fill the talent void with one of the most popular stars of NXT while leaving another star behind to be the face of the brand. Dave Meltzer has a brand new report on a recent F4WOnline.com podcast about future WWE talent plans. According to Meltzer, NXT standout Samoa...
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January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Finn Balor defeats Samoa Joe to retain NXT Championship

In one of the most highly anticipated matches of the year, NXT Champion Finn Balor retained his belt by pinning the dangerous Samoa Joe at NXT Takeover: London. In terms of match quality, it was everything we could have asked for. Balor started by mounting some offense on Joe, including some Flair chops and a running drop kick into the steel steps, but then Joe’s aggressive nature...
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December 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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