When members of the WWE Universe grow tired of the product being presented on the main roster, many fans turn to WWE's developmental program, NXT. With Sunday's WWE: Tables, Ladders and Chairs going on without the likes of John Cena, Seth Rollins, Randy Orton or Cesaro, they will be looking to WWE's NXT TakeOver: London to make up for what WWE TLC lacks.

Five matches have been confirmed at WWE.com's official NXT TakeOver: London preview page.

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All three NXT titles will be on the line, and top contenders will be singled out for both the men and women of NXT. Below, you will find a full listing of the matches for NXT TakeOver, along with some predictions to serve as a preview.

Apollo Crews vs. Baron Corbin

Both of these men have been receiving strong pushes in NXT, and it seems likely that the winner of this match will challenge the NXT Champion at the next NXT live special.

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Some talents (Kevin Owens) get fast-tracked through NXT and onto the main roster. That seems to be what's happening to Crews. Other talents (Tyler Breeze) spend years in NXT before debuting on Raw. Baron Corbin is just such a superstar. This is a hard one to predict, but a draw (leading to a Triple Threat Match for the NXT Championship at the next special) seems very possible.

Asuka vs. Emma

Emma's claims that she was a part of the actual beginning of the Divas Revolution isn't going to work.

But I'm not sure that WWE will give her the kind of push that she truly deserves. They do seem to be pretty high on Asuka right now. This could very possibly be the end of her feud with Dana Brooke and Emma, as she gets put into the NXT Women's Championship mix.

Dash & Dawson (c) vs. Enzo Amore & Colin Cassady (NXT Tag Team Championship)

Enzo and Big Cass may be over more than anyone else in NXT right now.

They have a look (and catchphrase) that could be extremely successful on the main roster. It won't be long before the main roster's tag division needs another injection of fresh talent, and I've got to believe Carmella's boys will be the next team called up. But I think it'll happen without them ever wearing the NXT tag straps.

Bayley (c) vs. Nia Jax (NXT Women's Championship)

It will be really interesting to see what sort of role Eva Marie plays in this match.

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My gut instinct is that Jax will take the title from Bayley, and then somehow put the title on Eva Marie (a la Andre the Giant/Ted DiBiase in the late 80's), which would garner some serious heat for both women at Full Sail University. As over as Bayley is in NXT, I think she drops the title at TakeOver: London.

Finn Balor (c) vs. Samoa Joe (NXT Championship)

This match, in all likelihood, will be a lot more entertaining than Sheamus vs. Roman Reigns on Sunday.

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Finn Balor can perform as well as any other high-flyer currently under the WWE umbrella, and Samoa Joe has been competing at a top level for a decade and a half. While I expect Joe to be moved to the main roster soon enough to develop a program for WrestleMania, I don't see him winning the NXT Championship en route. 

WWE's NXT TakeOver: London airs on the WWE Network this Wednesday, December 16, at 3:00 EST, live from Wembley Arena in London, England. The kick-off show—featuring Lita, Renee Young, Tom Phillips and Kyle Edwards—begins thirty minutes prior to the big event.

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