Welcome to our live coverage of tonight’s episode of WWE NXT on USA Network. Tonight’s episode will have a Halloween Havoc theme and several gimmick matches.
WWE NXT Halloween Havoc Results (10/28/2020)
From the Capitol Wrestling Center (WWE PC) in Orlando, FL
Shotzi Blackheart spins the wheel for Gargano vs. Priest opening the show. They get a Devil’s Playground Match.
Devil’s Playground North American Championship Match: Johnny Gargano def. Damian Priest (c) via pinfall to become the first two-time NXT North American Champion. Gargano had an assist from someone dressed as the Grim Reaper. This was basically a Halloween-centric Falls Count Anywhere bout.
Pat McAfee is out with Lorcan & Burch to cut promos on The Undisputed Era. Kyle O’Reilly is out to confront them before Pete Dunne’s music hits. He has two chairs in hand to help even the odds, except he ends up using it on O’Reilly. The four beat down Kyle before leaving.
Cameron Grimes tries to convince William Regal to come with him to battle Dexter Lumis. Grimes walks out of the CWC and finds Michael “PS” Hayes getting out of a van.
Santos Escobar def. Jake Atlas via pinfall with help from Wilde and Mendoza on the outside while the ref was distracted.
A vignette on Ember Moon airs. Shotzi hypes the Halloween House of Terror match.
Halloween House of Terror Match: Dexter Lumis vs. Cameron Grimes… consists of a cinematic masterpiece where Grimes runs around an haunted house being chased by zombies. Grimes runs away from Lumis in the van and it’s to be continued.
Rhea Ripley def. Raquel Gonzalez via pinfall with the Riptide.
Drake Maverick is dressed as Hollywood Hogan backstage for an interview with McKenzie. Killian emerges as The Shockmaster.
Halloween House of Terror Match: Dexter Lumis def. Cameron Grimes via submission. We come back to the match with Grimes still running back to the CWC. He finally makes it to the graveyard set in the arena where more zombies appear. They chase Grimes into the ring where Lumis is waiting. Lumis launches a zombie at Grimes before hitting his finisher. Grimes passes out for the finish and then remains in the ring as zombies crawl all around him.
Tommaso Ciampa cuts a promo backstage on being hungry. He says Balor took being on top away from him. And it all begins with Velveteen Dream. Announced for next week: Ciampa vs. Dream, Ember Moon vs. Dakota Kai.
Poppy returns to perform an entrance for Io Shirai. Shotzi spins the wheel for “TLS” – tables, ladders, and scares.
“Tables, Ladders, and Scares” NXT Women’s Championship Match: Io Shirai (c) def. Candice LeRae via climbing the ladder and retrieving her title after shoving Candice crashing onto a ladder outisde. Shotzi made the save at one point by taking out a masked reaper, assumed to be Indi Hartwell.