The tension came from nowhere and the shocking turn that came on Vengeance Day when Adam Cole attacked his former friend Kyle O' Reilly and Finn Balor. The level of intensity rose from week to week Cole has shown two different personalities, but now it seems like Cole has found a new side of his personality. Kyle has been given the chance to really develop his character which is something that he really hasn't had the chance to do since the group debuted in NXT four years ago. It is unclear at this point how the other members of Undisputed Era will fit into the conflict, but it seems like Roddy will be letting his former friends settle their beef alone.
Cole kick started everything when he jumped Kyle and hit him with a brain buster on the steps which forced Kyle to be stretchered out of the arena. This beatdown lead to intensity jumping forward and getting to the point where Adam Cole arrived at a training gym that Kyle was at leading to a public fight that was broken up by onlookers and police officers were brought to the site to settle the issues. This lead William Regal to figure a way to shed any responsibility for NXT which has brought the unsanctioned gimmick match type to the forefront and it is normally unspoken ground for WWE.
Ciampa vs Gargano was the feud of the year in 2018 and one of the most intense rivalries we've seen in WWE for an extremely long time. Now Cole and O' Reilly are the focus of what will be an intense never ending rivalry between former friends who were like brothers. The main difference between this feud and Gargano vs Ciampa is that Roderick Strong and Bobby Fish can be dropped in the feud in the near future to add a new layer to the rivalry. In my opinion, this feud could continue for a year or two and based on how Ciampa vs Gargano ended they will want to end this on clear terms as opposed to forcing a proper finish to what could go down as the most heated rivalry in NXT history. Check out how NXT ended this week if you don't believe that this could be a very special rivalry.
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