WWE 205 Live
April 17, 2018
Dunkin Donuts Center
Providence, Rhode Island
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
Drake Maverick & Buddy Murphy Segment:
First Match: Mustafa Ali vs. Ariya Daivari
Daivari drives Ali back first into the turnbuckles. Daivari unloads a series of haymakers in the corner. Daivari repeatedly stomps on Ali’s chest. Ali fires back with clubbing forearm smashes. Daivari levels Ali with a Knee Lift. Ali dives over Daivari. Ali with a Running HeadScissors TakeOver for a one count. Ali applies a wrist lock. Daivari drops Ali with another knee lift. Ali kicks Daivari in the jaw. Daivari trips Ali in the mid-air. Daivari with a Draping BackStabber to Ali. Daivari follows that with a Pendulum Back Breaker. Daivari talks smack to the Providence Crowd.
Daivari dumps Ali two more back breakers for a two count. Daivari tells Ali to bring it. Daivari with a Forearm Shot across the back of Ali. Ali fires back with a Chop/Forearm Combination. Daivari connects with a Reverse DDT for a two count. Daivari applies a waist lock. Ali with multiple Back Elbow Smashes across the jaw of Daivari. Ali clotheslines Daivari. Ali is lighting up Daivari chest with knife edge chops. Ali side steps Daivari into the turnbuckles. Ali goes for a Roll Through X-Factor, but Daivari counters with a SuperKick for a two count.
Ali dropkicks the chest of Daivari. Daivari rolls himself out of the ring. Daivari with a SpineBuster on the floor. Daivari ascends to the top turnbuckle. Daivari lands the Persian Frog Splash for a two count. Daivari locks in the cravate. Daivari goes for a Hammer Lock Lariat, but Ali rolls him over for a two count. Daivari clocks Ali with an Inside Out Lariat for a two count. Daivari has Ali perched on the top turnbuckle. Daivari goes for an Avalanche Belly to Belly Suplex, but Ali lands back on his feet. Ali hits The 054 to pickup the victory.
Winner: Mustafa Ali via Pinfall
Drake Maverick Gauntlet Match Announcement:
Second Match: THE Brian Kendrick & Jack Gallagher vs. Local Competitors
Winner: THE Brian Kendrick & Jack Gallagher via Submission
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Third Match: Hideo Itami & Akira Tozawa vs. Lince Dorado & Gran Metalik In A Tornado Tag Team Match
The Lucha House Party attacks Itami and Tozawa before the bell rings. A pier six brawls breaks out in the ringside area. Tozawa with Forearm Shivers to Dorado. Lucha House Party knocks Itami and Tozawa off the ring apron with Stereo SuperKicks. They follow that with Stereo Suicide Dives. Itami is trying to negate the tandem offense from Lucha House Party. Itami is on the receiving end of a Double Hip Toss. Dorado with a Tilt-A-Whirl Splash for a two count. Metalik slaps Tozawa in the chest. Dorado with a Stinger Splash to Tozawa. Metalik delivers a Pop Up Basement Dropkick. Dorado with a Running Splash for a two count. Metalik kicks Itami out of the ring. Lucha House Party is mauling Tozawa on the middle rope.
Tozawa dives over Dorado. Tozawa side steps Metalik into the ring apron. Tozawa with a Big Boot to Metalik. Itami lands a Flying Knee Strike. Tozawa follows that with a Flying Double Back Elbow Strike. Tozawa bounces Dorado’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Tozawa and Itami are putting the boots to Dorado in the corner. Dorado rolls Tozawa over for a two count. Tozawa kicks Metalik in the back. Itami with a Neck Breaker for a one count. Itami is choking Dorado with his boot. Tozawa with a Running Forearm Smash to Dorado. Itami thrust kicks the midsection of Dorado. Tozawa drop toe holds Dorado into the middle turnbuckle pad. Itami kicks the back of Dorado’s head for a two count.
Dorado with Desperation Boots to Itami and Tozawa. Dorado clotheslines Tozawa. Dorado goes for another Lariat, but Itami counters with The Hypernormalisation. Tozawa has Metalik tied in a Octopus Stretch. Metalik breaks the submission by falling on Itami’s back. Dorado slaps Itami in the face. Itami responds with an Open Hand Palm Strike. Itami is trying to rip off Dorado’s mask. Itami and Tozawa goes back to double teaming Dorado in the corner. Dorado with an inside cradle for a two count. Tozawa unloads two knife edge chops. Itami and Tozawa are playing to the Providence Crowd.
Tozawa bodyslams Dorado. Itami bounces Metalik’s head on the announce table. Tozawa with a Diving Senton for a two count. Itami and Tozawa with a Chop/RoundHouse Kick Combination to Dorado. Tozawa decks Dorado with a Nasty Left Jab. Dorado is really having a hard time getting back on their feet. Metalik regains momentum with a Double SpringBoard Clothesline. Metalik fires off Two Tilt-A-Whirl Back Breakers. Dorado follows that with a Pop Up Dropkick. Lucha House Party lands Stereo SpringBoard MoonSaults. Metalik rolls Tozawa back into the ring. Itami launches Dorado knee first to the steel ring steps. Metalik SuperKicks Itami on the floor. Tozawa responds with a Suicide Dive. Tozawa lays Metalik flat on the announce table.
Tozawa sets up for the Senton Bomb, but Dorado gets in the way. Metalik connects with a Tower of Doom. Following a forearm exchange, Tozawa hits a Spinning Heel Kick. Tozawa crawls under Dorado. Dorado with a Spike Hurricanrana for a two count. Tozawa responds with a Jumping Corkscrew RoundHouse Kick. Tozawa follows that with The Senton Bomb for a two count. Tozawa blocks The Metalik Driver. Metalik goes for a HandSpring Cutter, but Tozawa counters with a dropkick. Itami connects with The Three Quarter OverHead Kick for a two count.
Itami tells Dorado to respect him. Dorado wipes out Itami and Tozawa with a Double HandSpring Cutter for a two count. Dorado and Itami engages in a slug fest in the corner. Itami with a Spinning Back Fist to Dorado. Itami delivers a Hesitation Dropkick. Metalik rolls Itami over for a two count. Itami starts tugging at Metalik’s mask. Tozawa inadvertently takes out Itami with The Jumping Corkscrew RoundHouse Kick. Dorado clocks Tozawa with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Lucha House Party plants Itami and Tozawa with The Diving Elbow/Shooting Star Press Combination to pickup the victory.
Winner: Lince Dorado and Gran Metalik via Pinfall
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