Io Shirai will get an opportunity to step to The Queen.
Ascending over 5 different Superstars, The Evil Genius of The Sky won the Ladder Match to turn into the No. 1 Contender for Charlotte Flair’s newly won NXT Women’s Championship. Shirai prevailed in a battle of attrition, with every competitor completely prepared to sacrifice her physique in pursuit of that cherished alternative.
Raquel González appeared as if she is perhaps the X-factor like she has been in so lots of Dakota Kai’s earlier encounters since becoming a member of forces with The Captain of Team Kick at NXT TakeOver: Portland. Kai’s enforcer knocked over a ladder that Shirai was climbing, however the “Joshi Judas” caught herself on the highest rope momentarily earlier than unleashing a springboard plancha on 4 opponents exterior of the ring.
González even resorted to hoisting Kai on her personal shoulders in an try to raise her to victory, however Tegan Nox and Mia Yim mixed for an enormous Chokeslam-powerbomb to ship González by a desk and netraulize her from enjoying any additional function.
Effectively eliminating Nox from the competitors was her arch-nemesis Kai, whose facewash kick despatched Nox crashing by a ladder.
Chelsea Green’s determination to make use of a metal chair towards Yim backfired in painful style. Yim smashed the chair over Green’s proper knee whereas it was hung up on the ladder, hobbling her for the remainder of the match. Not to be deterred was Green’s agent Robert Stone, who tried to will Green up a ladder whereas scaling the alternative aspect. Stone’s plan blew up when Shirai and Candice LeRae tipped the ladder over and despatched each him and his consumer flying.
With solely LeRae left to combat off, Shirai despatched her remaining opponent plummeting onto a ladder straddling the second rope, permitting The Evil Genius of Sky to assert victory.