WWE NXT UK
May 8, 2019
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
EPISODE 42 !!!
– In four weeks, there will be a Fatal Four Way Match to determine the No. 1 Contender for the WWE United Kingdom Championship! Qualifying matches begin tonight.
– Sid Scala informs us that Pete Dunne/WALTER II will go down in two weeks.
First Match: Mustache Mountain vs. The Hunt
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Tyler Bate and Mike Hitchman will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Bate applies a waist lock. Bate leapfrogs over Hitchman. Bate crawls under Hitchman. Bate takes out the legs of Hitchman. Bate walks over Hitchman. Hitchman catches Bate in mid-air. Hitchman goes for a Fallaway Slam, but Bate counters with a Crossbody Block for a two count. Bate applies a side headlock. Bate tags in Seven. Hitchman immediately drives Seven back first into the turnbuckles. Hitchman tags in Melrose. Melrose with a forearm smash. Melrose punches Seven in the back. Melrose whips Seven to the corner. Seven side steps Melrose into the turnbuckles. Seven blasts Melrose with a knife edge chop. Melrose is pissed. Seven with an open hand chop. Seven ducks a clothesline from Melrose. Seven chops the midsection of Melrose. Seven with The DDT for a two count.
Seven lands The Suicide Dive. Seven is fired up. Seven rolls Melrose back into the ring. Hitchman is running interference. Melrose with a SuperPlex for a two count. Melrose with clubbing axe handle strikes. The Hunt are cutting the ring in half. Hitchman applies a rear chin lock. Hitchman punches the forehead of Seven. Hitchman with a Senton Splash. Hitchman knocks Bate off the ring apron. Hitchman applies the key lock. Seven is throwing haymakers at Hitchman. Seven with a Spinning Back Fist. Hitchman negates The Seven Star Lariat. Hitchman HeadButts Seven in the chest. Hitchman tags in Melrose. Double Bodyslam. Melrose dumps Hitchman on top of Seven for a two count. Melrose HeadButts Seven. Melrose with a corner clothesline. Melrose goes for a Corner Spear, but Seven ducks out of the way. Bate and Hitchman are tagged in.
Bate with a flurry of left jabs. Bate with a Hurricanrana. Bate follows that with a Running European Uppercut. Bate with a High Knee Lift. Bate with a Flying European Uppercut. Bate with an OverHead Belly to Belly Toss. Bate nips up. Bate with a Standing Shooting Star Press for a two count. Bate delivers The Airplane Spin. Bate throws Hitchman into Melrose. Bate tags in Seven. Mustache Mountain hits their PowerBomb/Belly to Back Suplex Combination. Seven with a Tilt-A-Whirl Side Slam fro a two count. Seven dumps Melrose out of the ring. Seven tags in Bate. Hitchman fights out of the torture rack position. Bate uppercuts Melrose. The Hunt responds with a PopUp German Suplex for a two count. Hitchman tags in Melrose. Stereo Shoulder Blocks. Mustache Mountain fires back with Stereo Bops and Bangs. Mustache Mountain plants Melrose with their HandSpring Lariat/Dragon Suplex Combination to pickup the victory.
Winner: Mustache Mountain via Pinfall
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Second Match: Joe Coffey vs. Flash Morgan Webster in a Fatal Four Way Qualifying Match
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Webster applies a side headlock. Coffey launches Webster across the ring. Coffey has the major hometown advantage. Coffey applies a side headlock. Webster leapfrogs over Coffey. Webster applies another side headlock. Webster goes for a headlock takeover, but Coffey blocks it. Coffey drops Webster with a shoulder tackle. Coffey poses for the crowd. Webster drops down on the canvas. Webster with a Sliding Arm-Drag TakeOver. Webster follows that with a SpringBoard Dropkick. Webster tells Coffey to bring it. Webster with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Webster with a Standing Corkscrew Senton for a near fall. Webster kicks Coffey in the chest. Coffey knocks Webster off the top turnbuckle.
Coffey with two uppercuts. Coffey repeatedly whips Webster into the turnbuckles. Coffey with a Butterfly Swing. Coffey hits The Butterfly Suplex for a two count. Coffey applies a full nelson lock. Webster with a crucifix cover for a one count. Webster slips over Coffey’s back. Webster with a High Crossbody Block. Webster transitions into a ground and pound attack. Webster with a Running Crossbody Block over the top rope. Webster lands a SomerSault Plancha. Webster rolls Coffey back into the ring. Webster hits The Rude Boy Block. Webster with a Pump Knee Strike for a two count. Webster goes for The Swanton Bomb, but Coffey gets his knees up in the air. Coffey delivers The Pounce. Coffey connects with The Discus Lariat to pickup the victory.
Winner: Joe Coffey via Pinfall
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– We see a clip of Pete Dunne training for his upcoming UK Title Rematch with WALTER.
– Ilja Dragunov will make his NXT UK Debut next week.
Third Match: Nina Samuels vs. Kasey Owens
Samuels kicks Owens in the gut. Samuels with a clubbing blow to Owens back. Samuels repeatedly stomps on Owens chest. Samuels is throwing forearms at Owens. Samuels applies a bow and arrow stretch in between the ropes. Samuels dropkicks the back of Owens for a two count. Samuels with a modified abdominal stretch. Samuels punches Owens in the back. Owens with a Spinning Back Kick. Owens kicks Samuels in the chest. Owens with a forearm smash. Owens with a Leaping Meteora for a two count. Samuels avoids The PK. Samuels with a Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker. Samuels with a Draping NeckBreaker. Samuels plants Owens with The NinaGoroshi to pickup the victory.
Winner: Nina Samuels via Pinfall
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– Two more Fatal Four Way Qualifying Matches will go down next week. Wolfgang vs Dave Mastiff and Jordan Devlin vs. Ligero.
Fourth Match: The Grizzled Young Veterans (c) vs. Kenny Williams & Noam Dar For The WWE NXT UK Tag Team Championship
Pier six brawl before the bell rings. The referee has lost complete control of the match. Slugfest on the outside. Dar bounces Gibson’s head on the ring apron. Drake and Williams are brawling on the other side of the ring. Drake drives Williams back first into the ringside barricade. Dar dropkicks Gibson. Dar with a double hand chop. Dar uppercuts Gibson. Dar with a Running Forearm Smash. Dar follows that with a Northern Lights Suplex for a two count. The referee is trying to calm down Williams. Gibson applies a side headlock. Drake tags himself in. Drake kicks the left knee of Dar. Gibson with a sliding dropkick. Drake kicks Williams off the ring apron. Forearm Exchange. Dar heads to the outside. Dar tags in Gibson. Grizzled Young Vets delivers their SlingShot Double Foot Stomp/BackBreaker Combination on the floor. Grizzled Young Vets are cutting the ring in half.
Gibson uppercuts Dar. Gibson tags in Drake. Drake delivers a gut punch. Drake stomps on Dar’s chest. Drake applies a knee lock. Dar kicks Drake in the face. Drake chop blocks Dar. Drake drags Dar to his corner. Drake taunts Williams. Dar knocks Gibson off the ring apron. Dar decks Drake with a back elbow smash. Gibson wisely pulls Williams off the ring apron. Williams is pissed. Drake applies a front face lock. Dar takes out the legs of Drake. Dar makes the hot tag to Williams. Williams clears the ring. Williams with a running throat thrust. Williams leapfrogs over Drake. Williams with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block. Williams transitions into a ground and pound attack. Williams with a running forearm smash. Williams follows that with a Running Bulldog across the top turnbuckle pad. Williams with a SpringBoard Dropkick to Gibson.
Williams delivers The Wrecking Ball Dropkick. Williams hits The DDT for a two count. Drake fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Williams drags Drake out of the ring. Williams with The Leap Of Faith to the floor. Williams with a Flying Back Elbow Strike for a two count. Drake creates distance with a BackBreaker. Gibson and Dar are tagged in. Dar is teeing off on Gibson. Gibson kicks the injured knee of Dar. Dar gets Gibson trapped in a Knee Bar. Gibson tags in Drake. Drake repeatedly stomps on Dar’s chest. Williams pulls Gibson out of the ring. Williams ducks a clothesline from Gibson. Williams with a SpringBoard MoonSault off the ringside barricade. Drake goes for a TombStone PileDriver, but Dar counters with The Knee Bar. Williams follows that with an Ankle Lock on Gibson. Will The Grizzled Young Vets tap?
Gibson shoves Williams into Dar. Gibson drops Williams with a double throat thrust. Drake with a Step Up Enzuigiri. All four men are knocked down. Dar with an inside cradle for a two count. Drake with a single leg takedown. Drake applies the single leg crab. Williams saves Dar from tapping out. Williams with a Pump Kick to Drake. Gibson and Williams are tagged in. Williams and Gibson are trading back and forth shots. Williams with a Rebound Lariat. Gibson responds with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Gibson hits The Ticket To Ride. Willams connects with The WheelBarrow FaceBuster for a two count. Drake slams the left leg of Dar on the steel ring post. Williams tells Gibson to bring it. Williams uppercuts Gibson. Gibson tags in Drake. Drake blasts Williams with a Corner Dropkick. Grizzled Young Veterans plants Williams with their Helter Skelter/450 Splash Combination to pickup the victory.
Winner: Still WWE NXT UK Tag Team Champions, The Grizzled Young Veterans via Pinfall
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