WWE NXT Results (4/13/16)
Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
From WrestleMania Axxess in Dallas, TX
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
William Regal opens the show with a pre-taped promo. Tonight, we will see Tommaso Ciampa & Johnny Gargano vs. The Vaudevillains. Bayley will appear for the first time since losing the Women's Title. And, Shinsuke Nakamura makes his NXT TV debut!
Tom Phillips welcomes us to the show as the show emanates from WrestleMania Axxess. Corey Graves is also on commentary.
Austin Aries makes his way to the ring to open the show. Aries debuted at TakeOver: Dallas with a win over Baron Corbin. Angelo Dawkins enters next with a full entrance.
Austin Aries vs. Angelo Dawkins
Aries and Dawkins lock up. Aries is taken to the mat with a wrist lock. Aries gets up into a waist lock and is slammed. They lock up again, Dawkins grabs the left arm. Aries trips Dawkins and shoots the half, followed by another quick cover. Aries applies a headlock until Dawkins takes him down with a shoulderblock. Aries with a couple arm drags into an arm lock. Dawkins with a head scissors until Aries pops out with a dropkick.
Aries kicks Dawkins in the corner. Angelo fires back with a right hand followed by a clothesline. Dawkins kicks Austin a few times. Aries takes Angelo to the corner but they reverse rolls and Dawkins throws punches. Aries side steps a clothesline and manages to deliver forearm strikes. Aries nails a big clothesline. He goes to the apron and does a neckbreaker onto the second rope. Aries goes up top and connects with the missile dropkick.
Aries does a dropkick into the corner across the ring. Aries nails the rolling elbow for the win.
Winner: Austin Aries - by pinfall (4:11)
Dasha Fuentes interviews Samoa Joe on what's next for him. Joe says he will bring his war to Apollo Crews next week.
"No Way" Jose debuts next week.
Alexa Bliss makes her way to the ring. Tessa Blanchard is already in the ring.
Alexa Bliss vs. Tessa Blanchard
They lock up and break apart, circling each other. Lock up again, Bliss with a waist lock slam, transitioning to a headlock. They get to their feet and Bliss shoves Tessa off. Tessa clotheslines Bliss, quick cover. Blanchard catches Bliss and slams her. Tessa runs the ropes until she runs into a forearm and cover from Alexa. Bliss holds Tessa into the ropes with her knee. Bliss applies a headlock and Tessa tries to work out of it. Tessa rolls Alexa up to break free. Bliss drills Blanchard with a knee to the gut.
Tessa catches a slap and they attack each other. Tessa hits a few clotheslines and a neckbreaker. Bliss chokes Tessa and widens her eyes. Bliss connects with the backflip double knees for the win.
Winner: Alexa Bliss - by pinfall (3:51)
Dasha interviews Finn Balor about who he thinks the next #1 Contender will be. He doesn't really give an answer but mentions he's ready to face Nakamura whenever he's ready.
Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano make their way to the ring for the next bout. Aiden English & Simon Gotch make their way out next. The duo will face Goldust & R-Truth tomorrow on SmackDown.
Tommaso Ciampa & Johnny Gargano vs. The Vaudevillains
Gotch and Gargano start the match. Gargano takes Gotch down with an arm drag into a lock right away. Gargano does it again, this time rolling Gotch up. Gotch uppercuts Gargano and tags English. Aiden comes in with a left arm lock. Gargano dodges a spear in the corner and rolls English up for a kick to the face. Ciampa tags in and the babyfaces kick English at the same time. Ciampa covers English for a two.
English is tossed out of the ring and Ciampa connects with a knee. Gargano tags and flies out onto Aiden. Gotch strikes Gargano on the apron, allowing English to knock Johnny off. Gotch tags in and works the left arm of Gargano. English tags in for a cover followed by another left arm lock. English body slams Johnny. Gargano takes Gotch out on the apron and manages to slip past English to tag Tommaso.
Ciampa takes English out with a flying forearm and a knee to Gotch. Ciampa hits a Lie Detector using the ropes as leverage. Ciampa is rolled up with tights, but gets out. Gotch is tagged as English is sent out. Gargano flips onto English. Gargano and Gotch trade pins. Ciampa drags Gotch down with an arm bar and Simon taps.
Winners: Tommaso Ciampa & Johnny Gargano - by submission (6:07)
Alex finds Tye Dillinger in the locker room. Dillinger is asked about tonight's match with Nakamura. Tye says Shinsuke will not be dancing his way through NXT. Tye promises to send Nakamura back to Japan once who loses to a Perfect 10. Tye gives Alex a 3 card.
Tucker Knight enters for the next match. Baron Corbin makes his way down to the ring.
Tucker Knight vs. Baron Corbin
The two big men lock up, Corbin takes Knight to the corner. Corbin backs off and they shove each other. Corbin unloads with strikes. Tucker is taken to another corner for an uppercut. Corbin knees Knight to the mat. Tucker manages to drill Corbin with an elbow and dropkick. Knight runs the ropes and does a Thesz press. Corbin chops Tucker in the throat. Corbin connects with End of Days for the win.
Winner: Baron Corbin - by pinfall (1:57)
Earlier today - Jason Jordan and Chad Gable are looking at the empty arena where they won the NXT Tag Team Titles. Enzo Amore & Big Cass walk up and compliment them on their incredible match. Enzo mentions they've been here longer than anybody and faced nearly everyone. Cass says they've never gone head-to-head with American Alpha. The titles don't have to be on the line, but the teams agree to a match.
Bayley makes her way to the ring to a pop. Liv Morgan enters next.
Bayley vs. Liv Morgan
They lock up, Bayley applies a left arm hold. Morgan reverses the lock until Bayley rolls through and does the same hold again. Morgan ducks Bayley, but Bayley takes her down and delivers an elbow to the back. Morgan dodges a knee drop. Liv spins Bayley around with her feet and flips her. Bayley takes Liv down into a headlock. Bayley drives Morgan into the corner where she delivers an elbow. Liv hits a shoulder tackle and a bull dog. Morgan then monkey flips Bayley. Bayley counters a move with Bayley to Belly for the win.
Winner: Bayley - by pinfall (3:23)
Bayley grabs a mic and thanks the crowd. She says a true champion is measured by how many times they get back up after being knocked down. She lost the Women's Title to the better woman, Asuka, at TakeOver. She tells the fans to not feel sorry for her because she will be champion again.
Confirmed for next week - American Alpha vs. Enzo Amore & Colin Cassady. Plus, Samoa Joe vs. Apollo Crews.
Tye Dillinger makes his way to the ring first for the main event. Shinsuke Nakamura enters last.
Tye Dillinger vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
They stare at and taunt each other for nearly a minute before Tye makes the first move. He takes Nakamura down and chants 10 in his face. Tye mocks Nakamura before they lock up again. Nakamura holds Tye in the ropes before holding up a 10 at him. Nakamura kicks Tye into a corner before delivering more kicks to the chest. Dillinger slips under the bottom turnbuckle, but Nakamura grabs him. Tye pops up with a super kick to the face, cover.
Tye flips Nakamura over, driving his knee to the back and applying a chin lock. Nakamura breaks free and nails Tye with a kick to the head. Nakamura strikes and kicks again in the corner. Nakamura connects with the running kick for the win.
Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura - by pinfall (5:10)