We start off with a video package showing the domination of Titus O’Neil in the Redemption Challenge as he made it a win a number of times. We then see Derrick Bateman trying to cost Titus O’Neil two weeks ago. Then we fast forward to Derrick Bateman versus Titus O’Neil from last week when Derrick got help from Darren Young. What will happen this week?
We are live on tape from Lexington, Kentucky and your announcers are William ‘Is Ashley Judd here tonight’ Regal and Todd ‘What about Rex Chapman’ Grisham. Your hosts are Matt ‘Where is Pat Riley’ Striker and Maryse.
Matt Striker is in the ring and he welcomes everyone to NXT. He brings out Titus O’Neil. Regal and Grisham wonder where Hornswoggle might be. Regal says that Titus has redeemed himself after his performance last season.
Titus is asked about the alliance between Derrick Bateman and Darren Young. Titus repeats the question and then he says that it is cute. HE says that he has dominated this competition and he says that he is the most dominant rookie in NXT history. He understands why they want to double team him or form an alliance because they know that he is a threat. The only way they can win is to take them out. He doesn’t care about Young or Bateman or any of their family members. He only cares about himself. He barks but it is interrupted by Derrick Bateman’s music.
Derrick and Darren have mics and Derrick says that is big talk from a big man. With all of the hot garbage coming out of his mouth, you can’t look past the fact that last week, he beat Titus.
Titus admits that Derrick beat him, but he wants Derrick to beat that he can beat him in no way in possible hell in a one on one match.
Darren says that he has been dominating this season. Titus is dominating in the Redemption Points because Titus is pandering to the WWE Universe and Darren says that he doesn’t care.
Darren says that he is going to win NXT all by himself. He doesn’t need a pro or the WWE Universe because he is going to do it by himself.
Derrick says that they agree that Titus has reached the top of what he can do and he will be eliminated.
Titus wants a tag match and everyone appears to like it except for Darren Young. Darren says that the only way they will face Titus tonight is if they can choose Titus’ partner.
Titus is okay with that and Derrick and Darren says that they are going to take care of the most annoying and most contrite person on NXT, Matt Striker.
Matt says that he hasn’t wrestled for four years. Darren says that he doesn’t care because he has been embarrassed by Striker since Season One. They will take Striker to school tonight.
Titus says that they are going to take the wood to Darren and Derrick and they will also make it a win.
Titus barks as only Titus can while Matt tries to figure out what he got into.
We go to commercial.
Because they are having a ‘Who Can Be More Gangsta’ contest, Vladimir Kozlov comes out to JTG’s music as well and does JTG’s gestures in the ring.
Match Number One: JTG versus Vladimir Kozlov
They go face to face and then they mirror each other and JTG gets frustrated. JTG with a kick and forearms to Kozlov’s back. JTG removes Kozlov’s skullcap and then he tries to Irish whip Kozlov but Kozlov does not budge. Kozlov catches JTG on a cross body and Kozlov hits a fallaway slam and JTG goes to the floor. Kozlov poses on the turnbuckles.
Kozlov goes to the floor and he kicks JTG in the ribs and then he sends him into the apron. Kozlov gets a near fall. Kozlov with forearms to the head but JTG with a punch. Kozlov with a head butt to the midsection and JTG rolls to the apron.
We go to commercial.
We are back and JTG with a missile drop kick and both men are down. JTG gets a near fall. JTG with a reverse chin lock and Kozlov gets back to his feet. JTG with a short arm clothesline for a near fall. JTG returns to the reverse chin lock. JTG with elbows to Kozlov before returning to the chin lock. Kozlov with punches to JTG but JTG with a knee and a straitjacket neck breaker for a near fall.
JTG with a double sledge to the back of the neck and then he chokes Kozlov in the ropes. JTG with a knee followed by a snap mare and JTG with knees to the back. JTG with a surfboard on Kozlov but Kozlov gets back to his feet and he punches JTG and then he charges into the corner but he runs into boots from JTG. JTG with punches followed by an elbow in the corner. JTG leaps into the corner and he hits the Mug Shot and gets a near fall.
JTG with a front face lock on Kozlov but Kozlov runs JTG into the corner and he connects with shoulders and he biels JTG across the ring. Kozlov with a shoulder tackle and head butts followed by a running power slam. Kozlov signals that it is almost over and he hits the choke slam for the three count.
Winner: Vladimir Kozlov
After the match, Kozlov celebrates in the ring and he goes to the announce table and he takes Todd’s cell phone so he can take a photo of himself planking on JTG.
We go to commercial.
We are back with the Raw Rebound.
Regal and Grisham talk about the Punk/Cena match and Regal thinks that Punk will win.
Tyson Kidd comes out and he says that Yoshi Tatsu believes that he may have beaten him, but it is time to see who got the ‘leg up’ at the end of the night. We see Kidd attacking Yoshi after winning the Necklace on a Pole Match to reclaim the action figure leg.
Kidd says that everyone should be on their feet expressing their gratitude because thanks to him there will be no more stupid Yoshi Tatsu music, no more stupid Yoshi Tatsu toys, and no more Yoshi Tatsu.
Tyson says that he comes from a long line of great WWE Superstars. People like Brian Pillman, The British Bulldog Davey Boy Smith, and Bret Hart. He says that they worked their way up the ranks. They did not play with toys. There is no room for shrines, action figures, or Yoshi Tatsu. There is only room for Tyson Kidd.
We go to commercial.
We are back and AJ Lee and Hornswoggle join Regal and Grisham at the announce table.
Match Number Two: Derrick Bateman and Darren Young versus Matt Striker and Titus O’Neil with AJ Lee and Hornswoggle
Titus and Derrick start things off and they lock up. Titus blocks a kick from Bateman and Titus with a short arm clothesline. Titus sends Derrick into the turnbuckles and then he Irish whips Derrick into the corner and Titus barks. Titus with kicks to Derrick followed by elbows in the corner. Titus gets a near fall followed by a slam. Titus tags in Striker.
Striker punches Bateman followed by a snap mare and neck snap. Bateman with a side head lock take down but Striker with a head scissors. Bateman escapes. Bateman with a side head lock but Striker with a drop kick for a near fall. Titus tags back in and he connects with a knee to the head. Titus with a hard Irish whip and then he chokes Bateman with his boot. Titus with a reverse chin lock.
Titus with a forearm to Bateman’s head followed by a suplex and he gets a near fall. Bateman with a kick and forearms to the back. Titus back body drops Derrick over the top rope to the floor and Titus barks again. We go to commercial.
We are back and Striker has Young in a side head lock. Young escapes the hold and has Striker in a top wrist lock before applying a side head lock. Striker with a top wrist lock of his own but Young with an arm bar. Striker uses the ropes to flip and he reverses the hold. Young with a kick but Striker with an Irish whip. Young with an elbow to Striker followed by a flatline into the turnbuckles. Young with a belly-to-back suplex and he gets a near fall.
Bateman tags in and he kicks Striker. Striker punches Bateman but Derrick with a front face lock and forearms followed by a near fall. Bateman with a quarter nelson and chin lock on Striker and then he sends Striker to the mat. Striker avoids a slam and gets a near fall with a rollup. Bateman knocks Titus off the apron and that brings Titus into the ring and the referee deals with Titus. That allows Young and Bateman to double team Striker.
Young tags back in and he punches Striker. Young pie faces Striker and yells at him but Striker punches Young. Striker misses another punch and Young with a clothesline for a near fall. Young with a knee in Striker’s back followed by a rear chin lock. Young pulls at Striker’s mouth and then he returns to the chin lock. Young with a knee to the head. Striker with a sunset flip for a near fall but Young with a clothesline for a near fall.
Bateman tags back in and he stops Striker. Bateman with a suplex and then Bateman waits for Striker to get up and he tries for the running drop kick into the corner but Striker moves out of the way. Striker tags in Titus and O’Neil punches Young and hits a shoulder tackle followed by a few more clotheslines. Titus knocks Bateman off the apron and hits a power slam on Young for a near fall. Titus barks one more time. Young with a double leg take down and he uses the ropes but Striker knocks the feet off the ropes.
Young gets distracted by Striker and O’Neil hits Clash of the Titus for the three count.
Winners: Matt Striker and Titus O’Neil
After the match, Hornswoggle and AJ go into the ring to celebrate with Titus and Matt.
We go to credits.
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