Day Two of WWE’s United Kingdom Championship Tournament Special opens up with a video package highlighting all of the big moments that took place during day one of the event including Zack Gibson winning The 2018 United Kingdom Championship Tournament. We get an intro video next.
We are live on tape from Royal Albert Hall in London, England with Mauro Ranallo and Nigel McGuinness welcoming us to the show. Fans are chanting for NXT already. Commentary talks about what happened on Night 1 and confirm that Zack Gibson will be taking on WWE United Kingdom Champion Pete Dunne in the main event.
NXT Tag Team Champions The Undisputed Era (Roderick Strong & Kyle O’Reilly) vs. Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven & Tyler Bate): The NXT Tag Team Titles are on the line in this one. Trent Seven and Tyler Bate make their way down to the ring first. NXT Tag Team Champions Roderick Strong and Kyle O’Reilly make their way down to the ring next. Andy Shepherd does formal ring introductions. This was a good back & forth match that the crowd stayed hot for. The finish saw Bate and Seven hit the double team finisher out of the corner to get the pin on O’Reilly. Winners & New NXT Tag Team Champions: Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven & Tyler Bate)
After the match, Bate and Seven celebrate with the titles as fans chant “you deserve it” at them. We go to replays.
We see Zack Gibson backstage preparing for the main event. The camera cuts back to the ring and we see Moustache Mountain entering the crowd to celebrate the title change with fans.
We see a video from earlier in the day of WWE United Kingdom General Manager Johnny Saint announcing Flash Morgan Webster vs. Travis Banks vs. Mark Andrews for tonight. The winner will earn a future shot at the WWE United Kingdom Champion.
We see actor Stephen Graham in the crowd with his sons.
Killer Kelly vs. Charlie Morgan: We go back to the ring and Killer Kelly make her way down to the ring first. Charlie Morgan makes her way down to the ring next for a battle of WWE’s United Kingdom Women’s Division Superstars. The finish saw Morgan block a suplex and roll Kelly up for the pin. Winner: Charlie Morgan
Commentary hype the rest of the matches that will be taking place on the show.
Christian is shown sitting at ringside.
Mark Andrews vs. Travis Banks vs. Flash Morgan Webster vs. Noam Dar (#1 Contenders Fatal 4 Way Match For The WWE United Kingdom Title): Mark Andrews makes his way down to the ring first, followed by Travis Banks and then Flash Morgan Webster. WWE United Kingdom General Manager Johnny Saint comes out before the match starts and changes it a Fatal 4 Way Match. Noam Dar is introduced to a big pop for his return from injury. The finish saw Dar get the pin with a big kick to Banks. Winner & New #1 Contender For The WWE United Kingdom Title: Noam Dar
After the match, Dar stood tall and celebrated. The Coffey Brothers, Joe Coffey and Mark Coffey ran down from the back and took out Andrews, Webster and Banks while Dar watched from the ramp.
Cathy Kelley interviews Wolfgang backstage and he talks about finally getting his hands on Adam Cole.
NXT North American Champion Adam Cole vs. Wolfgang: The NXT North American Title is on the line in this one. Wolfgang makes his way down to the ring first. NXT North American Champion Adam Cole makes his way down to the ring next. Shepherd does formal ring introductions. The crowd chose Cole and started chanting for him early on. Cole hit The Last Shot and a running knee to get the pin. Winner & Still NXT North American Champion: Adam Cole
After the match, Cole stayed in the ring for a few minutes and played to the crowd for a big pop.
We see Pete Dunne walking backstage.
Cathy Kelley interviews new NXT Tag Team Champions Moustache Mountain backstage.
NXT Champion Aleister Black & Ricochet vs. EC3 & The Velveteen Dream: The announcers send us to the ring for NXT Tag Team action as The Velveteen Dream makes his way down to the ring first. EC3 makes his way down to the ring next. Ricochet makes his way down next followed by NXT Champion Aleister Black. There were lots of chants for Dream early on. The finish saw Dream walk out on EC3 trying to tag, while acting like he’s hurt. This led to Black hitting Black Mass on EC3 for the pin. Winners: NXT Champion Aleister Black & Ricochet
After the match, the referee goes to hand the NXT Title to Black but Ricochet grabs it. Ricochet looks at the title and then hands it to Black. Mauro calls it a show of respect. We go to replays as Ricochet and Black celebrate.
Commentary send us backstage to Cathy Kelley, who interviews Toni Storm about her title shot.
NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler vs. Toni Storm: The NXT Women’s Title is on the line in this one. Toni Storm makes her way down to the ring first. NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler makes her way down to the ring next. We get formal ring introductions from Shepherd. The finish saw Baszler apply a chokehold on the floor as Storm starts to fade. Storm gets counted out as Baszler keeps the hold applied. Winner & Still NXT Women’s Champion: Shayna Baszler
Commentary lead us to the main event.
WWE United Kingdom Champion Pete Dunne vs. Zack Gibson: The WWE United Kingdom Title is on the line in this one. Zack Gibson makes his way down to the ring first as the winner of The 2018 WWE UK Title Tournament. WWE UK Champion Pete Dunne makes his way down to the ring next. Shepherd does formal ring introductions. The finish saw Dunne rock Gibson with a right hand and hit the Bitter End to get the pin. Winner & Still WWE United Kingdom Champion: Pete Dunne
After the match, Dunne holds the title and stands tall as his music hits. He heads to the stage as we see Triple H and Johnny Saint come out with the rest of the UK roster. Triple H raises Dunne’s arm and takes the mic. Triple H says that this is the next chapter in the UK wrestling scene. This is your guy, this is your time, this is your brand and we are NXT. The crowd cheers Triple H as the WWE UK roster poses on the stage. The 2018 WWE UK Championship Special goes off the air.