In a thrilling night of intense showdowns and jaw-dropping battles, NXT No Mercy delivered unforgettable moments as champions defended their titles and newcomers made their mark. The standout match of the evening saw Becky Lynch successfully defend her NXT Women’s Championship against the formidable Tiffany Stratton in an Extreme Rules Match. Here, we recap the night’s key moments and match results.
The Main Event
Becky Lynch, known as “The Man,” proved her mettle in an explosive Extreme Rules Match against Tiffany Stratton. This hard-hitting encounter showcased both competitors’ determination and resilience. Lynch, armed with an array of weapons, including a shopping cart filled with surprises, displayed her innovative offense. She left no stone unturned, even slamming Stratton onto a pile of broken dolls.
However, Stratton, a powerhouse in her own right, countered with equal force, smashing Lynch through a steel trash can and the unforgiving steel steps. The battle escalated as Lynch wielded a barbed wire bat, but Stratton retaliated by sending Lynch crashing through the barricade with a gravity-defying Swanton Bomb.
Stratton’s high-risk strategy backfired when her ambitious Prettiest Moonsault Ever missed its mark, landing her on a pile of chairs. Seizing the opportunity, Lynch executed a Man-handle Slam, ultimately retaining her NXT Women’s Championship. The bout showcased the tenacity and brutality of an Extreme Rules Match, leaving fans on the edge of their seats until the final bell.
Other Memorable Moments
- Trick Williams clinched victory over Dominik Mysterio, dethroning the North American Champion and securing his first WWE championship.
- The NXT Tag Team Champions, Tony D’Angelo and Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo, defied the odds in a Fatal 4-Way Match, affirming their dominance as The Family.
- The NXT Heritage Cup remained in the hands of Noam Dar after a hard-fought contest against Butch.
- Ilja Dragunov emerged as the new NXT Champion, defeating Carmelo Hayes and signaling the arrival of “The Dragon.”
- Baron Corbin outlasted Bron Breakker in a chaotic match, asserting his dominance in NXT.