WWE NXT Roadblock Quick Recap (March 8, 2022)

For those of you who want just the quick results and don't want the details of matches, this is a quick recap of tonight's show. There are spoilers for tonight's show below. The full results can be found right here and you can find our preview over here! Tonight's show impressively featured six matches that totaled approximately 65 minutes of wrestling out of 99 minutes of broadcast time. Unheard of for the E in this decade!


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WWE NXT Roadblock Quick Recap for March 8, 2022

Matches Tonight: Six (approx. 65 minutes)
  • 2022 Women's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Semi-Finals Match: Cora Jade & Raquel Gonzalez vs Wendy Choo & Dakota Kai. Entertaining match that saw Jade carry the bulk of the match after Raquel was ambushed, behind the ref's back, by Toxic Attraction. 8:03-8:18pm EST.
  • Singles Match: Tiffany Stratton vs Fallon Henley. Short but interesting match that saw Fallon pick up the upset when Sarray attacked Stratton. 8:27-8:30pm EST.
  • Last Man Standing Match: Grayson Waller vs LA Knight. Great match with a crowd on fire (for the E, of course). Waller picked up the win with some assist from Sanga, the bodyguard. 8:48-9:05pm EST.
  • 2022 Women's Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Semi-Finals Match: Kay Lee Ray & Io Shirai vs Kayden Carter & Kacy Catanzaro. A great women's division tag match that saw KLR & Shirai defeat KC2 to advance and face Choo & Kai. 9:14-9:26pm EST.
  • NXT Tag Team Championship Match: Imperium vs MSK the Creed Brothers. The Diamond Mine's own Creed Brothers, winners of the 2022 Dusty Classic, were expected to cash in their title shot tonight. The brothers were attacked by unknown assailants, however, leading to MSK filling in. Imperium retained in a No Contest as the Creed Brothers attacked both teams.9:35-9:42pm EST.
  • NXT Championship Triple-Threat Main Event Match: Bron Breakker(c) vs Tommaso Ciampa vs Raw's Dolph Ziggler. Dolph Ziggler pulled off the upset--with an assist by Robert Roode--to become the NEW NXT Champion in an exciting match with a great third act. 9:53-10:05pm EST.
Miscellaneous Non-Match Segments of Note:
  • Lashing Out w/ Lash Legend: Nikkita Lyons was the guest. Lash mocked Nikkita and took potshots at Lyons' mom and body. 8:38-pm EST.
  • Unsafe Work Environment: Early into the broadcast, the Creed Brothers were attacked by unknown assailants (re: Imperium, Briggs & Jensen, TBD) and were unable to compete. MSK filled in for the Creed Brothers.
  • 2022 Dusty Classic Finals Set: Wendy Choo & Dakota Kai will face Io Shirai & Kay Lee Ray for a tag team title shot.

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