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A Streak Comes To An End At NXT TakeOver: Phoenix

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• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (January 26, 2000) – WCW Thunder

On this day in 2000, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’ on TBS.

This episode was pre-taped at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW SuperBrawl 2000’ PPV.

The card of the show can be found here:

1. The Maestro vs. Norman Smiley

2. WCW World Cruiserweight Title Tournament – Quarterfinal: TAFKA Prince Iaukea vs. Kid Romeo

3. Terry Funk vs. The Demon

4. Vampiro vs. Kidman

5. Buff Bagwell vs. The Total Package

6. Handicap Match: The Mamalukes vs. 3-Count

7. Booker T vs. Jerry Flynn

8. #1 Contenders (Hardcore Title) Match: Bam Bam Bigelow vs. Fit Finlay

9. WCW World Heavyweight Title – Caged Heat Match: Sid Vicious vs. Ron Harris vs. Kevin Nash

• A Streak Comes To An End At NXT TakeOver: Phoenix

In the main event of tonight’s NXT TakeOver: Phoenix event, Tommaso Ciampa defeated Aleister Black to retain the NXT Championship. Ciampa hit his finisher on Black multiple times to win this match.

With this loss, Black’s 7-0 winning streak at NXT TakeOver events has come to an end.

Below are some GIFs from this match (including the finish):

After the match, new NXT North American Champion Johnny Gargano came out and both men ended the show by posing with their Titles.

You can watch it below:

Below are the complete results from NXT TakeOver: Phoenix:

NXT Tag Team Championship Match: The War Raiders def. Undisputed ERA (c) to win the Titles

– Matt Riddle def. Kassius Ohno

NXT North American Championship Match: Johnny Gargano def. Ricochet (c) to win the Title

NXT Women’s Championship Match: Shayna Baszler (c) def. Bianca Belair to retain the Title

NXT Championship Match: Tommaso Ciampa (c) def. Aleister Black to retain the Title

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