WWE NXT Results (8/12/15)
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
From Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Last week - Rich Brennan interviews William Regal about Kevin Owens' comments. Owens wants the NXT Title Match at TakeOver to be a Ladder Match. Regal says he can't give in to his demands, but he did have a conversation with champion Finn Balor, and Balor would be fine with any stipulation. Regal brings up the physicality of a Ladder Match. Regal confirms Balor vs. Owens in a Ladder Match. Best of luck to both competitors.
Rich Brennan welcomes us to the show as we are growing closer to NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn. Byron Saxton and Corey Graves are also on commentary.
Solomon Crowe makes his way to the ring for the opening match. Tye Dillinger makes his way to the ring debuting his new "Perfect 10" gimmick.
Solomon Crowe vs. Tye Dillinger
Tye side steps Crowe and looks at the crowd. Lock up, Tye works the left arm. Crowe rolls through and reverses the lock. Tye flips Crowe over and holds up 10 in his face. Lock up, headlock on Crowe. Tye does a cart wheel and starts a ten chant. Crowe kicks Tye into the corner. Crowe chops Tye and then whips him across the ring. Crowe hits a hurricanrana. Tye takes an elbow to the head. Crowe back flips and kicks Tye in the head.
Tye gets the advantage and kicks Crowe in the corner. Tye stomps on Crowe's ear. Dillinger applies a half nelson on the mat. Crowe rolls out, but Tye punches him in the face. Tye drops the left knee pads, but Crowe punches him in the gut a couple times. Crowe punches Tye, clotheslines follow. Crowe hits a cutter and running knee into the corner. Tye's kick is caught, but Tye kicks Crowe through the ropes. Crowe gets back in and runs into a knee to the face. Tye covers for the win.
Winner: Tye Dillinger - by pinfall (4:34)
We see replays of the match as Tye celebrates in the ring.
Earlier today - Mojo Rawley confronts Zack Ryder outside. Mojo is super hyped, but Ryder is not as hyped. They talk about chicks. Mojo says he had twelve chicks all over him.
Baron Corbin makes his way to the ring. Axel Tischer is already in the ring.
Baron Corbin vs. Axel Tischer
Lock up, Corbin throws Axel in the corner. Corbin squashes Axel. Corbin hits End of Days for the win.
Winner: Baron Corbin - by pinfall (0:32)
Corbin received major heat during and after the match. Corbin grabs a mic and asks are you kidding me? Corbin dominates every time he is in the ring. Nobody gets up from the End of Days. Corbin goes to get Axel back up when Steve Cutler runs down and tries to stop him. Corbin hits End of Days on Cutler. Corbin kicks both of the jobbers out of the ring and reiterates nobody gets up.
Samoa Joe's music hits. Joe comes down to the ring and says he is impressed. Corbin is quite the dominating figure. Joe hears Corbin moaning because he wants a challenge. Joe guarantees Corbin won't be doing that to him. Corbin says he can do it to anyone, including Joe. Joe says he's standing right here, how about he does it right now? Corbin says he just fought off two guys, so they can do this, but not right now.
Corbin throws a punch and kicks Joe down. Joe counters End of Days and applies the sleeper hold on the mat. Corbin fades, Joe lets go. Joe stands tall as "Thank You Joe" chants fill the arena.
We see a video package with Bull Dempsey training in the weight room. Iron Sharpens Iron.
Brennan talks about Tyler Breeze vs. Jushin "Thunder" Liger at TakeOver. Video: Breeze says Regal didn't disappoint. Regal did the same thing with Hideo Itami, and Breeze disposed of him like garbage. Breeze will be the face of the rising sun.
Marcus Louis makes his way to the ring with no music. NXT Champion Finn Balor makes his way to the ring.
Marcus Louis vs. Finn Balor
Lock up, Balor slams Louis and applies a headlock. Balor has the hold in for awhile before Louis throws him off. Balor hits a shoulderblock, quick cover. Balor applies the headlock again. Louis takes Balor to the corner to get out. Balor whips Louis to the corner and takes an elbow to the head. Louis slams Balor to the mat, cover. Louis grabs Balor's jaw and pulls up. Balor and Louis trade punches. Balor kicks and chops Louis in the corner. Balor connects with the sling blade. Balor hits a corner dropkick. Balor goes up top and hits Coup de Grace for the win.
Winner: Finn Balor - by pinfall (2:44)
Balor celebrates after the match. Balor walks backwards up the ramp when Kevin Owens attacks from behind. Balor gets out of the pop up powerbomb and and dropkicks Owens into the barricade. They get in the ring and Owens connects with the powerbomb. Owens grabs the NXT Title and raises it above Balor. Owens steps on Balor as he leaves.
Greg Hamilton is backstage with The Vaudevillains. Hamilton brings up Alexa Bliss being a problem. English says they have a plan to take care of Bliss. Alexa walks up and says she's flattered. Bliss slaps both Gotch and English across the face before walking off.
We see a video package on Apollo Crews. We see footage of him training in the ring. Crews says he isn't stopping for anyone and the NXT Title will be his. Apollo Crews debuts at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn.
Samoa Joe vs. Baron Corbin has now been confirmed for TakeOver in addition to The Vaudevillains vs. Blake & Murphy, Breeze vs. Liger, Balor vs. Owens, and Apollo Crews' in-ring debut.
NXT Women's Champion Sasha Banks comes out for commentary. Bayley makes her way to the ring for this week's main event. After the break, Becky Lynch makes her way to the ring.
#1 Contender's Match: Bayley vs. Becky Lynch
Lock up, Becky gets caught in an arm lock. Becky works Bayley's left arm. Bayley gets Becky down, cover. Bayley works the left arm of Lynch. They trade the hold several times. Bayley applies a headlock. Bayley flips her over and drives her elbow into her. Lynch with arm drags, arm lock on Bayley on the mat. Lynch takes Bayley to the corner. Bayley hits an arm drag and clothesline into the corner. Bayley with a bull dog, cover. Bayley rolls Lynch up, two. Bayley covers again for a two.
Becky hits a suplex with the arm wrapped behind her, two. Lynch throws punches in the corner. Bayley' arm is wrapped up in the ropes. Bayley kicks and punches Becky until Lynch drags Bayley down into a hyper extension hold. Becky covers, two. Lynch works the left arm again, Bayley punches her way out. Lynch applies the hold again on the mat. Lynch wraps Bayley's arm in the ropes. Bayley gets up and throws punches only with her right hand. Lynch whips Bayley down to the mat shoulder-first, cover for two.
Lynch has Bayley in another arm hold. Bayley tries throwing punches again, and manages to clothesline Lynch with a double ax. Bayley is kicked in the corner. Bayley with a jack knife, kickout. Bayley covers again. Bayley with a back slide, Lynch gets out with the lock intact. Lynch suplexes Bayley, cover. Becky connects with leg drops. Bayley with a low clothesline. Bayley spears Becky in the corner and hits a flying elbow.
Bayley connects with the flying elbow from the top, nearfall. Bayley punches Becky on the apron. Lynch gets space and goes up top, but Bayley stops her. Bayley throws punches and then body slams Lynch, cover for two. Lynch drags Bayley down into the arm bar. Bayley reaches the bottom rope, Lynch is forced off. Bayley fights out of a suplex, and then counters with one of her own.
Bayley tries for belly to belly. Lynch reverses to try the arm bar, but Bayley rolls her up for the win!
Winner and NEW #1 Contender: Bayley - by pinfall (12:46)
We see replays from the match. Bayley celebrates as Banks raises the title on the announce table.