The latest episode of WWE NXT featured a highly anticipated match between the reigning NXT Women’s Champion Becky Lynch and the rising star Tiffany Stratton. The two women put on a show-stopping performance that had the fans on the edge of their seats. Here are some of the highlights of the match and the aftermath.
Becky Lynch Dominates The Early Stages Of The Match
The match started with Becky Lynch showing her confidence and experience as she took control of the match. She used her technical skills and power to wear down Tiffany Stratton, who was making her first appearance in a title match. Becky Lynch hit some of her signature moves, such as the Bexploder Suplex, the Dis-Arm-Her, and the Manhandle Slam. She also taunted Tiffany Stratton, calling her a spoiled brat and a wannabe.
Tiffany Stratton tried to fight back, but Becky Lynch was too much for her. She managed to escape some of Becky Lynch’s pin attempts, but she could not mount any offense. Becky Lynch seemed to be on her way to a decisive victory, until Tiffany Stratton pulled off a surprising move.
Tiffany Stratton Turns The Tables With A Low Blow
As Becky Lynch was setting up for another Manhandle Slam, Tiffany Stratton hit her with a low blow behind the referee’s back. The cheap shot stunned Becky Lynch and gave Tiffany Stratton an opening to attack. She unleashed a flurry of strikes and kicks on Becky Lynch, targeting her head and ribs. She also used some dirty tactics, such as pulling Becky Lynch’s hair, choking her on the ropes, and raking her eyes.
Tiffany Stratton showed her arrogance and cockiness as she mocked Becky Lynch and the fans. She hit some impressive moves, such as a springboard moonsault, a spinning heel kick, and a DDT. She also locked in a modified crossface, trying to make Becky Lynch tap out. However, Becky Lynch refused to give up and showed her resilience and heart.
Becky Lynch Makes A Comeback And Retains Her Title
After enduring Tiffany Stratton’s onslaught, Becky Lynch found a second wind and fought back. She reversed Tiffany Stratton’s crossface into a roll-up, but only got a two count. She then hit a clothesline and a leg drop on Tiffany Stratton, followed by a flying elbow drop from the top rope. She went for the cover, but Tiffany Stratton kicked out at the last second.
Becky Lynch then decided to end the match with her most devastating move: the Manhandle Slam. She lifted Tiffany Stratton up for the slam, but Tiffany Stratton countered with a hurricanrana. She then tried to hit her finisher, the Diamond Cutter, but Becky Lynch blocked it and hit a headbutt. She then finally nailed the Manhandle Slam on Tiffany Stratton and pinned her for the three count.
Becky Lynch celebrated her victory as she raised her NXT Women’s Title in the air. She also showed respect to Tiffany Stratton, who put up a valiant effort despite losing. The two women shook hands and hugged in the middle of the ring, as the fans applauded their performance.
What’s Next For Becky Lynch And Tiffany Stratton?
Becky Lynch proved once again why she is one of the best women’s wrestlers in the world. She retained her NXT Women’s Title against a tough challenger and added another notch to her impressive resume. She has been dominating the NXT women’s division since she won the title from Rhea Ripley at NXT TakeOver: WarGames last year. She has defeated some of the top names in NXT, such as Io Shirai, Dakota Kai, Raquel Gonzalez, and now Tiffany Stratton.
However, she may have a new threat looming on the horizon. After her match with Tiffany Stratton, she was confronted by Bianca Belair, who made her return to NXT after being drafted to RAW last month. Bianca Belair claimed that she was still owed a rematch for the NXT Women’s Title that she lost to Rhea Ripley at NXT TakeOver: Portland earlier this year. She challenged Becky Lynch to face her at NXT TakeOver: Halloween Havoc next month.
Becky Lynch accepted Bianca Belair’s challenge and said that she was not afraid of anyone. She said that she would prove that she is still “The Man” of NXT and that Bianca Belair was nothing but an “EST” wannabe. The two women stared each other down as NXT went off the air.
Tiffany Stratton may have lost her first title match, but she gained a lot of respect from Becky Lynch and the fans. She showed that she has what it takes to hang with the best in NXT and that she is not just a rich girl with a bad attitude. She also showed that she has improved a lot since she debuted in NXT earlier this year as part of Robert Stone’s brand.
However, she may have also made a new enemy in the process. After her match with Becky Lynch, she was attacked by Mandy Rose, who made her NXT debut after being traded to the black and gold brand from RAW last week. Mandy Rose said that she was sick of Tiffany Stratton’s spoiled and entitled behavior and that she was going to teach her a lesson. She said that she was the real “Golden Goddess” of NXT and that Tiffany Stratton was nothing but a fake.
Mandy Rose then challenged Tiffany Stratton to a match at NXT TakeOver: Halloween Havoc next month. Tiffany Stratton accepted Mandy Rose’s challenge and said that she was not afraid of anyone. She said that she would prove that she is the real “Diamond” of NXT and that Mandy Rose was nothing but a washed-up has-been. The two women brawled until they were separated by security.
The match between Becky Lynch and Tiffany Stratton was one of the best matches of the night on NXT. It showcased the talent and charisma of both women and set up some intriguing feuds for the future. NXT fans can look forward to seeing more of these women in action at NXT TakeOver: Halloween Havoc next month.