June 28, 2017
Full Sail Arena
Winter Park, Florida
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
First Match: The Velveteen Dream vs. HoHo Lun
Dream and HoHo goes into the collar and elbow tie up. HoHo goes for a hammer lock, but Dream drives him into the turnbuckles. Dream applies a side headlock. HoHo lands a flurry of jabs to the ribs of Dream. HoHo with a forearm smash. Dream responds with a big boot. Dream connects with the Jack Hammer. Dream ascends to the top turnbuckle. Dream connects with the Velveteen Drop to pickup the victory.
Winner: The Velveteen Dream via Pinfall
– Asuka arrives at the Full Sail Arena. Nikki Cross is ready to brawl, but she’s taken away by the security team.
– William Regal announces that on July 12th, The Authors of Pain will put their WWE NXT Tag Team Championships on the line against Heavy Machinery.
Bobby Roode & Roderick Strong Video Package:
Second Match: Hideo Itami vs. Oney Lorcan
Lorcan uppercuts Itami before the bell rings. Lorcan lands a series of knife edge chops in the corner. The medical team comes into the ring to check on Itami. The match has to stop due to referee stoppage. Itami comes back to the ring and wants the match to restart. Itami drops Lorcan with the Helluva Kick before the bell rings. Itami lands a flurry of buzzsaw kicks across the chest of Lorcan. Itami dumps Lorcan onto the top rope. Itami with a Flying Knee Strike to the back of Lorcan. Itami kicks Lorcan in the chest. Lorcan responds with a back elbow strike in the corner.
Itami clotheslines Lorcan over the top rope. Lorcan and Itami trades back and forth knife edge chops. Lorcan with a Running European Uppercut. Lorcan connects with a Running Neck Breaker for a two count. Itami with a palm strike to Lorcan. Itami goes for the GTS, but Lorcan gets back on his feet. Itami side steps Lorcan into the turnbuckles. Itami with a Tornado Neck Snap off the top rope. Itami connects with a Diving Clothesline for a two count. Lorcan with a forearm smash to Itami. Itami goes for the GTS again, but Lorcan blocks it. Lorcan is acting like he tweaked his knee. Itami drops Lorcan with the GTS to pickup the victory.
Winner: Hideo Itami via Pinfall
– SANITY attacks Hideo Itami & Kassius Ohno.
– Bobby Roode will put his WWE NXT Championship on the line against Roderick Strong on next weeks edition of WWE NXT.
Third Match: Asuka (c) vs. Nikki Cross in a Last Women’s Standing Match for the WWE NXT Women’s Championship
Asuka and Nikki goes into the collar and elbow tie up. Asuka goes for a spinning roundhouse kick, but Nikki ducks out of the way. Nikki rams her shoulders to the midsection of Asuka. Asuka lands a flurry of kicks to the right of leg of Nikki. Nikki with a running crossbody to Asuka. Nikki repeatedly bounces Asuka head on the canvas. Asuka responds with a Basement Dropkick. Asuka goes for a Baseball Slide Dropkick, but Nikki gets her trapped under the ring apron skirt. Nikki brings out a collection of steel chairs from under the ring. Nikki goes for a suplex, but Asuka blocks it. Nikki sends Asuka shoulder first into the steel ring steps. Asuka returns the favor to Nikki. Nikki gets back on her feet at the count of six. Asuka repeatedly bounces Nikki’s head across the steel ring steps. Asuka rolls Nikki back into the ring. Asuka brings out a trash can. Asuka places the trash can over Nikki’s head. Asuka with a flurry of kicks to the trash can. Asuka ascends to the top turnbuckle. Asuka Missile Dropkicks Nikki out of the ring trash can. Nikki gets back up at the count of eight. Asuka drives her knee to the gut of Nikki. Asuka tosses even more steel chairs into the ring.
Nikki sends Asuka back first into the ringside barricade. Nikki dives off the ring apron, but Asuka lands a knee strike in mid-air. Asuka kicks Nikki in the back. Nikki plants Asuka with a DDT on the ring apron. Nikki is mauling Asuka in the corner. Asuka lands a Spinning Heel Kick. Asuka hip tosses Nikki back first into the steel chairs. Nikki responds with a belly to back suplex into the steel chairs. Asuka with a Buzzsaw Kick to the chest of Nikki, but Nikki seems to be enjoying the torture. Nikki blocks a spinning back fist from Asuka. Nikki dodges a leg lariat attempt. Nikki connects with a series of forearm strikes. Nikki plants Asuka with three consecutive Swinging FisherMan’s Neck Breaker’s. Asuka gets back to a vertical base at the count of nine. Asuka with a Spinning Back Kick to Nikki.
Asuka Spears Nikki to the ring apron. Asuka goes for a SuperPlex off the ring apron, but Nikki blocks it. Nikki PowerBombs Asuka into the pile of chairs that were set up at the ringside area. Asuka gets back on her feet at the count of nine. Nikki drives Asuka to the top of the stage. Asuka with a forearm that knocks Nikki off the ramp. Asuka with a Leaping Hip Attack off the ramp. The brawl spills into the announcers table. Nikki with a Spinning Neck Breaker. Asuka is showing tremendous stamina. Asuka lands a spinning back fist to Nikki. Nikki hits Asuka in the gut with a ladder. Nikki repositions a production table. Nikki lays Asuka flat on the table. Nikki is scaling to the top of the ladder, but Nikki catches up to her. Asuka SuperPlex’s Nikki off the top of the ladder through the announcers table which forces Nikki to get counted out.
Winner: Still WWE NXT Women’s Champion, Asuka
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