What Happened After Last Night’s WWE Tapings, WWE NXT and CWC Matches for Tonight

Sami Zayn

– Sami Zayn turned 32 years old on Tuesday. The dark segment after last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings in Grand Rapids saw WWE Champion Dean Ambrose lead a quick happy birthday celebration for Sami.

– The following matches were taped for tonight’s WWE NXT episode:

* Austin Aries vs. Patrick Clark
* Andrade “Cien” Almas vs. Angelo Dawkins
* NXT Women’s Champion Asuka vs. Eva Marie
* Finn Balor vs. Shinsuke Nakamura

– The WWE Cruiserweight Classic will kick off tonight on the WWE Network after NXT ends, with hosts Mauro Ranallo and Daniel Bryan calling the action. The following first-round matches have been announced for tonight’s episode:

* Clement Petiot vs. Cedric Alexander
* Ariya Daivari vs. HoHo Lun
* Alejandro Saez vs. Gran Metalik
* Brian Kendrick vs. Raul Mendoza

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