WWE NXT Results (4/22/15)
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Rich Brennan and Corey Graves welcome us to this week's show as Finn Balor makes his way to the ring. Tye Dillinger makes his way to the ring.
Finn Balor vs. Tye Dillinger
Lock up, Tye works the left arm. Balor flips and takes Tye down with an arm drag takedown. Tye with a headlock. Balor dodges Tye's moves and hits a dropkick. Tye throws an elbow, and chops Balor in the corner. Balor chops Tye in the same corner. Balor sends Tye to another corner and chops again. Clothesline from Balor, pelee kick follows. Sling blade connects from Finn. Balor dropkicks Dillinger into the turnbuckles. Balor goes up top and hits the double foot stomp for the win.
Winner: Finn Balor - by pinfall (2:28)
Tyler Breeze is backstage and is talking to his phone. He says he's not impressed with Finn Balor and calls him nothing but the flavor of the month. Balor watches from the ramp.
Dana Brooke is backstage. She says last week was not her debut. It was the re-birth of the NXT Women's division. It's molded in the shape of the strongest Diva, Dana Brooke. This is her playground and play time is over.
After the break, Kevin Owens is backstage for an interview. He says he's going to give Riley credit, and says Riley gave him a pretty good fight last time. But, Owens won. And it will be the exact same thing tonight. Hopefully tonight, Riley gets a clue.
Bayley makes her way to the ring for a triple threat match. Becky Lynch makes her way to the ring next. Charlotte enters.
#1 Contender's Match: Bayley vs. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte
Charlotte runs the ropes and goes right after Becky. Bayley joins and they double team shortly. Charlotte takes Becky down for a pin, Bayley breaks it. Charlotte strikes Becky, take down into a cover. Bayley breaks again. Bayley strikes Becky a couple times before Charlotte takes over. Becky rolls out. Charlotte chops Bayley a couple times. Bayley throws some rights and tosses Charlotte into the corner, and then the next corner. Bayley is stopped and Charlotte chops Bayley. Charlotte drops a knee and then flips Bayley over with a figure four headlock several times. Charlotte kicks up and spears Bayley into the corner. Becky gets back in. Bayley kicks Charlotte, suplex from Lynch. Becky kicks Bayley in the corner several times.
Becky uppercuts Bayley and then hits two leg drops. Becky hits another before pinning. Attempts the cover two more times. Becky kicks Bayley's leg and then applies a left leg hold. Bayley flips Becky into a pin, two. Becky takes Bayley back down. Becky punches Charlotte off the apron. Bayley unleashes lots of punches on Becky. Bayley spears Becky in the corner. Bayley flies into an empty corner with her elbow. Becky rolls Bayley up, two. Becky applies a leg submission, Charlotte hits Natural Selection on Becky, nearfall.
Charlotte places Bayley up top. Becky pulls Charlotte down. Becky goes up and punches Bayley. Lynch tries for a suplex, but Charlotte comes and only gets Becky. Bayley flies off with a clothesline onto Becky. Bayley hits a suplex on Charlotte. Bayley hits another on Becky, Charlotte breaks the pin. Charlotte locks in the figure four. Bayley reaches the rope, but there is no break in a three-way. Charlotte drags Bayley back in and applies a figure eight with an arch. Becky pins Bayley while in the submission for the win.
Winner and NEW #1 Contender: Becky Lynch - by pinfall (8:52)
CJ Parker makes his way to the ring. Hideo Itami returns to NXT for the first time since his WrestleMania appearance.
CJ Parker vs. Hideo Itami
Parker kicks Itami and then flees to the apron. Parker steps back in and has his foot caught by Itami. Parker locks in a headlock and takes Itami down to the mat. Itami gets out, Parker manages to dodge Itami's kicks until he runs into a knee from Hideo, cover. Itami pulls Parker up on the apron, Parker counters, pulling Itami into the ropes. Parker punches Itami while he's down. Parker takes Itami to the corner and throws a left hand shot. Parker hits a suplex, cover. Itami counters a suplex and hits a dropkick and clotheslines. Itami trips Parker. Itami unloads with kicks and strikes into the corner. Itami hits the corner dropkick and the running kick strike for the win.
Winner: Hideo Itami - by pinfall (4:05)
Backstage, Sasha Banks tells Becky Lynch congrats, but she doesn't have a chance. Becky insults Sasha on the clothes she's wearing. Becky says Sasha didn't make her, she made herself. Banks reminds Becky that she is the NXT Women's Champion.
Rhyno makes his way to the ring. An unknown jobber is already in the ring.
Rhyno vs. Jobber
Rhyno clotheslines the jobber. Rhyno tosses him with a belly to belly suplex. Rhyno connects with the spear for the win.
Winner: Rhyno - by pinfall (0:30)
Blake and Murphy confront Carmella backstage and sing to her. Enzo and Big Cass walk up. Enzo and Cass notice Carmella is wearing the jewelry they got her. She tells them it's hers, and not from them. They all argue as the segment fades.
Alex Riley makes his way to the ring. NXT Champion Kevin Owens makes his way to the ring.
Alex Riley vs. Kevin Owens
Lock up, Owens takes Riley to the corner. They stare at each other before Owens backs up. Lock up again, Riley is taken to another corner. Riley goes right back after Owens, taking him to the corner. They shove each other. They trade a few punches before Riley connects with a dropkick. Owens rolls out of the ring. Riley follows him, but gets slammed onto the entrance ramp head-first. Owens gets back in the ring.
Owens kicks Riley as they are both back in the ring. Riley gets to his feet at the ropes, but Owens continues to throw punches. Riley comes back with some punches of his own. Owens trips Riley and hits a senton. Owens applies a headlock on the mat. Riley works his way up and clubs Owens in the gut. Owens hits hit with a knee. Riley takes Kevin down with a clothesline. Riley flies into the corner with an elbow and then a neckbreaker. Riley goes up top, but Owens pulls him down. Owens hits a running clothesline and the cannonball in the corner. Owens hits the pop up powerbomb for the win.
Winner: Kevin Owens - by pinfall (5:43)
Owens sends Riley outside the ring. Owens starts to walk away, but turns around and sets up for the powerbomb until Sami Zayn runs down and attacks Kevin. They throw all kinds of punches outside the ring. Tons of referees come to separate them, but it's not enough. Wrestlers come out to keep them apart. Zayn rolls in the ring and goes up top. Zayn front flips onto Owens and all the wrestlers. Owens escapes through the crowd. Zayn remains in the ring as the crowd chats "Ole!" Owens grabs his title and leaves.