Zoey Stark returned to NXT 2.0 and won the battle royal

On this week’s episode of NXT, 20 female superstars participated in a massive Battle Royal with the winner earning a title shot against NXT Women’s Champion, Mandy Rose. Zoey Stark, who has been out of action with an injury since October 2021, made a surprise return and managed to eliminate four competitors and won the match. She will now be given the opportunity to challenge Mandy Rose for a shot at the NXT Women’s Championship.

The Order of Elimination for the Battle Royal was:

  • Amari Miller (Eliminated by Ivy Nile)
  • Ariana Grace (Indi Hartwell)
  • Lash Legend and Kay Lee Ray (Ray eliminated herself by eliminating Legend)
  • Yulisa Leon (Zoey Stark)
  • Valentina Feroz (Zoey Stark)
  • Fallon Henley (Kiana James)
  • Wendy Choo (Tiffany Stratton)
  • Sloane Jacobs (Kayden Carter)
  • Elektra Lopez (Kayden Carter/Katana Chance)
  • Ivy Nile (Kayana Chance/Kayden Carter)
  • Katana Chance (Ivy Nile)
  • Kayden Carter (Nikkita Lyons)
  • Tatum Paxley (eliminated herself to attack Chance/Carter)
  • Indi Hartwelll (Tiffany Stratton)
  • Kiana James (Nikkita Lyons)
  • Nikkita Lyons (Tiffany Stratton)
  • Tiffany Stratton (Zoey Stark)
  • Cora Jade (Zoey Stark)