WWE NXT Results (7/1/15)
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
We see a video package hyping tonight's main event: Finn Balor and Samoa Joe vs. Rhyno and Kevin Owens.
Rich Brennan welcomes us to the show as The Vaudevillains make their way to the ring. Corey Graves and Byron Saxton are also on commentary. Scott Dawson and Dash Wilder make their way to the ring.
The Vaudevillains vs. The Mechanics
Gotch and Wilder start with a lock up, headlock on Gotch. Dawson tags in. Lock up, Gotch is taken to the corner. Dawson strikes him. Gotch with a sunset flip roll up in the corner. English tags in, strike to the arm and tag back to Gotch. They double team, Gotch covers. Dawson takes Gotch to the corner. Wilder gets the tag and comes in with punches in the ropes. Dawson back in, he kicks Gotch while Dash holds him. Dawson connects with an elbow and a knee drop, cover.
Wilder tags in. Dawson whips Wilder into Gotch. English tags in. He whips Wilder into the corner before taking out Dawson. Atomic drop and running boot to Wilder. Tag to Gotch, uppercut. English hits a running neckbreaker. Gotch covers for the three.
Winners: The Vaudevillains - by pinfall (3:07)
Brennan welcomes Saxton and Graves. Brennan hypes The Beast in the East event in Tokyo. It is there where we will see Kevin Owens defend the NXT Championship against Finn Balor.
Devin Taylor is at the WWE Performance Center with Becky Lynch. Lynch says that she suffered a hip flexor strain at Takeover. She has to take a few weeks off, but she will be back for the NXT Women's Championship.
Baron Corbin makes his way to the ring. Tucker Knight is already in the ring.
Baron Corbin vs. Tucker Knight
Lock up, Baron pushes him off. Corbin kicks and punches Tucker. Corbin slams Tucker to the mat face-first. Corbin connects with End of Days for the win.
Winner: Baron Corbin - by pinfall (0:45)
William Regal is in his office as Enzo and Cass are arguing with The Vaudevillains about something. Regal sets up a number one contender's tag team match for next week. Enzo says they shouldn't have to beat them to be number one contender's, but they'll take it.
Part three of the Finn Balor story airs. Balor talks about being in a position to inspire kids in the way of art. Balor shows Sami Zayn fan art of his body paint. Matt Bloom mentions Balor wanting to be the best. Balor said he didn't know what was going to happen when he debuted. It was during his debut that he realized he must have been doing something right. Balor explains the origin of his ring name. His dad's name is Finn.
Bloom says Balor was going to have to learn camera, and not so much ring work. Triple H helped teach him how to perform his entrance. Balor is going to compete at a WWE live event in Dublin. He calls it emotional. Balor beat Neville in a singles match. Balor left Japan last year and he didn't know he would see his friends again. Now, he's going back to challenge Owens for the NXT Championship on July 4th.
Finn Balor: The Demon Revealed will air in its entirety tomorrow night on the WWE Network.
We see footage of Regal and Sara Amato watching Eva Marie working in the ring with another diva from "earlier today."
Emma makes her way to the ring with Dana Brooke alongside her. Carmella makes her way to the ring while cutting a promo.
Emma vs. Carmella
Emma kicks Carmella's fur coat out of the ring. Carmella isn't happy. They lock up, headlock takeover on Emma. Emma reverses it into a head scissors. Emma with a headlock, Carmella reverses the hold. Carmella takes Emma down with a headlock. Emma gets up and knees Carmella. Emma whips her into the corner. Carmella goes up top and hurricanranas Emma. Running clothesline by Carmella. Emma holds up in the ropes to get some space. Emma slams Carmella to the mat. Emma applies a scissors hold around the waist. Emma keeps the hold in for awhile. Emma tries pinning her in the hold, kickout.
Emma gets up and sends Carmella into the corner. Carmella clotheslines Emma and takes her down with slaps. Carmella with a running kick to the face. Carmella takes Emma to the corner before slamming her back-first. Carmella is taken down. Emma applies the Emma Lock for the win.
Winner: Emma - by submission (4:12)
We see Bull Dempsey yelling at and beating on a vending machine. He's about to take a chair to it when William Regal stops him. Bull says he was truing to get pistachios. Regal wipes chocolate off of Bull's mouth. Regal tells Bull to get a grip.
Devin Taylor talked to Jason Jordan backstage last week. Jordan isn't happy when Chad Gable walks up. Gable watched his matches. He wants to help Jordan prove he's not a loser. Chad is ready, willing, and Gable.
Tyler Breeze makes his way to the ring. Tye Dillinger is in the ring.
Tyler Breeze vs. Tye Dillinger
Lock up, Breeze with an arm drag. Breeze poses in the corner by laying on the ropes. He gets down and runs into Tye who takes his back into the corner with strikes. Tye holds Breeze there with his foot. Dillinger stomps on Breeze a couple times, cover. He covers quickly two more times, but no luck. Tye headbutts Breeze. Dillinger body slams Breeze. Breeze hits a reverse DDT. Tyler throws some punches and pulls out a hurricanrana. Breeze with a running punch in the corner. Breeze connects with the Beauty Shot for the win.
Winner: Tyler Breeze - by pinfall (2:50)
Dana Brooke and Emma are looking at the NXT Women's Championship in the locker room when Devin Taylor walks up. Sasha Banks comes in and grabs the title. She tells Dana and Emma she is the boss of this division. Brooke asks Emma if that sounds like a challenge. They tell Sasha she will need a partner, but no one even likes her. Sasha says she will find a partner before walking away.
Finn Balor makes his way to the ring for the main event. Samoa Joe enters. Rhyno runs down to the ring. NXT Champion Kevin Owens makes his way to the ring.
Finn Balor & Samoa Joe vs. Rhyno & Kevin Owens
Joe and Rhyno start. Rhyno kicks and strikes Joe. Joe fires back with lots of punches into the corner. Joe scares Owens off the apron. Joe flies into the corner with an elbow and enziguri on Rhyno. Balor comes in with a dropkick, cover. Rhyno takes Balor into the corner to tag Owens. Owens chops Balor. Owens with a sunset flip, Balor rolls out for a dropkick. Balor covers, kickout. Owens counters a suplex by striking Balor to the mat. Owens whips Balor into the corner. Owens sends Balor out of the ring.
Owens has Balor in a headlock on the mat as we come back from break. Owens catches Balor with an elbow, cover. Rhyno gets the tag. Rhyno strikes Balor before hitting a stalling suplex, cover. Owens tags in with a headbutt to Balor. Owens kicks Balor in the ropes. Owens applies a headlock. Balor works his way out with punches. Owens runs the ropes, mimicking John Cena. Owens hits the five-knuckle shuffle. Balor counters an AA with a double stomp.
Joe gets the tag. Joe kicks Rhyno and hits a senton. Cover from Joe. Joe punches Owens on the apron. Joe turns around into a spinebuster from Rhyno. Owens tags in and Joe takes him down. Balor gets the tag. Joe places Owens up top. Rhyno knocks Balor off the other turnbuckle. Owens hits Joe with the pop up powerbomb. Balor gets away from Owens and hits the pelee kick. Rhyno spears Owens after Balor moves. Bal0r dropkicks Rhyno into the corner. Corner dropkick on Owens. Balor connects with the double stomp on Owens for the win.
Winners: Finn Balor & Samoa Joe - by pinfall (9:09)
Owens poses on the ramp with his title to end the show.