WWE.com Article “A Road To Triumph”
A road to triumph: The Lucha Dragons embark on life as NXT Tag Team Champions
BY Byron Saxton
Some have called it the pinfall heard around the world. The moment Kalisto pinned Viktor’s shoulders to the mat at NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way marked not just brand-new NXT Tag Team Champions, but also the dawning of a new era many thought would never come.
“It was the greatest feeling in the world. We defeated the longest-reigning Tag Team Champions in NXT history, amigo!” Kalisto, one-half of The Lucha Dragons with Sin Cara, told WWE.com.
After nearly a year atop the NXT tag team mountain, it’s no surprise that NXT observers and aficionados universally expected The Ascension, Viktor & Konnor, to successfully defend their coveted championship. Call it a strike of lighting or lady luck, but The Lucha Dragons’ achievement stands as one of the greatest in NXT history. “Kalisto and I promised each other that we wanted to take those titles out of the darkness and give them new life through our unique ability and desire,” Sin Cara revealed.
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