NXT-X Trial By Combat was the third PPV event produced by Crossverse federation NXT-X. The main event was a 30 Man over the top rope battle royal (similar to WWE-X's Royal Rumble match). This was the first annual Trial By Combat event

Trial By Combat
Promotion NXT-X
Brand(s) NXT-X Xplosion

NXT-X Excite

Date 2/4/13
Venue Full Sail University
City Orlando, FL
Theme song "What If" by Creed
Last Event NXT-X Legends of the Fall
Next Event NXT-X Grand Slam

Card[edit | edit source]

Singles match:

Lexi Kaufman vs. Mary Valkyrie

Fatal Four-Way match - Number One Contendership for the Sirens Championship on Excite 20:

Charlotte vs. Erica Lewis vs. Sylvia Martinez vs. Tiffany Rider Tag Team match - Sirens Tag Team Championships:

The Syndicate (Mindy Ann/Shelley Cons) © vs. Erika Payton & Willa Kruger Singles match - Sirens Championship:

Elise Angel © vs. Shaul Guerrero

Intergender Falls Count Anywhere match - If Payne loses she joins The Congregtion/If Cain Abel loses he is fired from NXT-X:

Payne vs. Cain Abel

Single match- NXT-X Championship:

Alex Riley © vs. "Showtime" Percy Watson

Combat Trial match - 30 Man Over The Top Rope Battle Royal

Results[edit | edit source]

# Results Stipulation
PS Lexi Kaufman def. Mary Valkyrie Singles match
1 Tiffany Rider def. Charlotte, Erica Lewis and Sylvia Martinez Number 1 Contenders match for the Sirens Championship
2 Erika Payton and Willa Kruger def. The Syndicate ©

Tag Team match for the Sirens Tag Team Championships
3 Shaul Guerrero def. Elise Angel 


Singles match for the Sirens Championship
4 Payne def. Cain Abel Intergender Falls Count Anywhere match - Cain Abel will be fired if he lost/Payne would join The Congregation if she lost
5 Alex Riley © def. Percy Watson

Singles match for the NXT-X Championship
6 Sami Zayn last eliminated Sylvester Lefort Combat Trial match for a NXT-X Championship match at NXT-X Grand Slam

Combat Trial match entrances and eliminations[edit | edit source]

Draw Entrant Order Eliminated By Eliminations
1 Gentleman Drake 4 Kassius Ohno and Rick Victor 0
2 Sylvester Lefort 29 Sami Zayn 8
3 Dan Dragonfist 17 Xavier Woods 3
4 El Phoenix Negro 1 Sylvester Lefort 0
5 Danny Burch 2 Sylvester Lefort and Adrian Neville 0
6 Adrian Neville 8 Dan Dragonfist 1
7 Bo Dallas 6 Mason Ryan 0
8 John McKenzie 3 Sylvester Lefort 0
9 Big E Langston 10 Joe Hennig 1
10 Kassius Ohno 23 Conor O'Brian 3
11 Rick Victor 12 N/A (pulled from match after suffering injury) 1
12 Corey Graves 5 Mason Ryan 0
13 Richie Steamboat 14 Sylvester Lefort and Zema Ion 1
14 Mason Ryan 7 Sylvester Lefort 2
15 Zema Ion 16 Sylvester Lefort 3
16 Leo Kruger 9 Dan Dragonfist 0
17 Brodus Clay 13 Sylvester Lefort, Richie Steamboat, Zema Ion, Dan Dragonfist, Kassius Ohno, Xavier Woods and Byron Saxton 0
18 Joe Hennig 11 Big E Langston* 1
19 Xavier Woods 18 Angelo Dawkins 2
20 Byron Saxton 15 Zema Ion 1
21 Angelo Dawkins 19 Zack Ryder and Curt Hawkins 1
22 Curt Hawkins 21 Kassius Ohno 2
23 Zack Ryder 20 Curt Hawkins 1
24 Sami Zayn - WINNER 1
25 Joe Bob-Rick 22 D.O.C and Knux 0
26 D.O.C 27 Walter Scott 2
27 Bray Wyatt 26 Walter Scott 1
28 Conor O'Brian 24 Bray Wyatt 1
29 Knux 25 D.O.C 1
30 Walter Scott 28 Sylvester Lefort 2

(*) - Langston was already eliminated when he eliminated Hennig

On Air Talent[edit | edit source]

Talent Role
Sable and Dawn Marie Excite Commentary Team
Eden Excite Ring Announcer
Karen Jarrett

Excite General Manager

Scott Stanford and Jonathan Coachman Xplosion Commentary Team
Tony Chimel Xplosion Ring Announcer
Eric Bischoff

Xplosion General Manager

William Regal Eric Bischoff's Assistant
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