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Bronson Reed Upsets Damian Priest Ahead Of NXT Ladder Match

Bronson Reed and Damien Priest will be seeing each other later this month during the NXT North American Championship Ladder Match, but tonight, it was all Reed, who scored a surprise victory over Priest in a singles match.

After trading strikes for a bit, things ended for Priest after Reed was able to reverse a suplex into one of his own, and then roll Priest into a jackknife cover for the quick victory. The win was a shocker, but speaks to just how rapidly Reed has ascended throughout NXT. Now, Reed and Priest will prepare for their big match at NXT TakeOver: XXX.

For more on how the match ended, check out below:

Priest and Reed jockey for position. Neither man can get the advantage. Reed floors Priest wit a shoulder block. Reed and Priest trade strikes. After the break, Priest hits the broken arrow. Reed kicks out. Reed reverses Priest’s suplex into a suplex of his own. Reed rolls Priest into a jackknife cover for the surprise win.

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