WWE NXT Results (5/8/19): Adam Cole vs. Matt Riddle

May 8, 2019
Full Sail University
Winter Park, Florida

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Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Bianca BelAir vs. Mia Yim 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Yim applies a side headlock. HeadLock TakeOver/Neck Lock Exchange. BelAir with a deep arm-drag. Double Dropkick leads us to a standoff in the center of the ring. BelAir kicks Yim in the gut. BelAir pulls Yim down to the mat. BelAir talks smack to Yim. Yim dropkicks BelAir. Yim ducks a clothesline from BelAir. Yim with a basement dropkick. Yim delivers her combination offense. Yim with a Spinning Back Kick. Yim follows that with a Pele Kick. Yim goes for The Running Cannonball Strike, but BelAir ducks out of the way. BelAir bounces Yim’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. BelAir repeatedly stomps on Yim’s chest. BelAir with the cover for a two count. BelAir applies The Cravate. BelAir with a Running Frog Splash for a two count.

BelAir has complete control of the match. BelAir slaps Yim in the back. BelAir whips Yim to the corner. BelAir tugs on Yim’s hair. BelAir with a clubbing forearm to Yim’s back. BelAir hits The Reverse PowerBomb across the top turnbuckle for a two count. BelAir continues to attack the lower back of Yim. BelAir tells Yim to bring it. Yim drop toe holds BelAir to the canvas. Yim rolls BelAir over for a two count. Yim with a Jumping Guillotine Choke. BelAir responds with a Reverse Snap Suplex for a two count.

BelAir with a vicious cravate. Yim needs to create separation. BelAir drops Yim with a shoulder tackle. BelAir goes for another Running Frog Splash, but Yim gets her knees up in the air. Yim delivers The Mid-Kick. Yim with a ShotGun Dropkick. Yim hits The Running Cannonball Strike. BelAir side steps Yim into the turnbuckles. Yim locks in The Tarantula. Yim drives her knee into the midsection of BelAir. Yim goes for a Sunset Flip, but BelAir blocks it. BelAir argues with the referee. BelAir uses Yim’s hair for leverage to pickup the victory.

Winner: Bianca BelAir via Pinfall 

– Io Shirai attacks Shayna Baszler and The Horsewomen at the WWE Performance Center.

Second Match: Raul Mendoza vs. Riddick Moss

 Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Moss backs Mendoza into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Moss flexes his muscles. Mendoza applies a wrist lock. Mendoza with a Saito Suplex. Mendoza mocks Moss. Mendoza with a waist lock go-behind. Mendoza handsprings over Moss. Moss goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Mendoza lands back on his feet. Mendoza with rapid fire leg kicks. Mendoza with a Spinning Back Kick. Mendoza side steps Moss into the turnbuckles. Mendoza drills Moss with an Apron Enzuigiri. Mendoza follows that with a SpringBoard Hurricanrana. Mendoza with a Running Shooting Star Press for a two count. Mendoza applies an arm-bar.

Mendoza ducks two clotheslines from Moss. Moss catches Mendoza in mid-air. Moss with a Fallaway Slam. Moss is doing push ups in the corner. Moss with a running shoulder block. Moss hits The SpineBuster for a two count. Moss continues to argue with the referee. Moss with a straight right hand. Moss takes a swig of water. Mendoza slaps the water bottle out of Moss’s hand. Mendoza kicks Moss in the jaw. Mendoza dropkicks Moss into the middle turnbuckle pad. Mendoza with forearm shivers. Mendoza with Two Step Up Enzuigiri’s. Mendoza knocks Moss off the second rope. Mendoza connects with a SpringBoard Corkscrew Body Block to pickup the victory.

Winner: Raul Mendoza via Pinfall 

– Kushida and The Viking Raiders will be on next weeks edition of WWE NXT.

Third Match: Adam Cole vs. Matt Riddle 

Riddle with three waist lock takedowns. Cole is trying to regain his composure on the outside. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Riddle applies a waist lock. Cole decks Riddle with a back elbow smash. Cole is throwing haymakers at Riddle. Cole with a side headlock. Riddle reverses the hold. Riddle drops Cole with a shoulder tackle. Riddle hits The BROton for a two count. Riddle follows that with Three GutWrench Suplex’s. Cole pulls Riddle off the second rope. Cole with a Pump Kick. Following a snap mare takeover, Cole drives his knee into Riddle’s back. Cole with a Figure Four Neck Lock. Riddle with a Bridging Cover for a two count. Cole drops Riddle with a Running Lariat. Cole bounces Riddle’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Cole repeatedly stomps on Riddle’s chest. Riddle with an Open Hand Chop. Cole fires back with forearm shivers.

Cole with a NeckBreaker. Cole applies The Dragon Sleeper. Riddle escapes the hold. Cole ducks a clothesline from Riddle. Cole with the elbow knockdown. Cole talks smack to Riddle. Riddle is pissed. That leads us to a Chop/Forearm Exchange. Cole with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Riddle responds with a Release German Suplex. Riddle is lighting up Cole’s chest. Riddle with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Riddle follows that with Two Running Forearm Smashes. Riddle goes for a Standing MoonSault, but Cole blocks it. Riddle with a Running Senton Splash. Riddle hits The PK for a two count. Riddle with The Bridging DeadLift German Suplex for a two count. Riddle fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Riddle slaps Cole in the chest. Cole answers back with a Pump Kick.

Cole drops Riddle with The Ushigoroshi for a two count. Cole goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Riddle blocks it. Riddle with a Ripcord Knee Strike. Riddle goes for The GTS, but Cole counters with The BackStabber for a two count. Cole and Riddle are trading back and forth shots. Cole stomps on the left feet of Riddle. Cole goes for a SuperKick, but Riddle counters with The Ankle Lock. Cole refuses to quit. Cole rolls Riddle over for a two count. Riddle with a High Head Kick. Riddle with Two Fisherman Brain Busters. Cole responds with a Vertical NeckBreaker for a two count. Riddle with four open hand chops.

Cole thrust kicks the midsection of Riddle. Riddle negates The Panama Sunrise. Cole avoids The PK. Cole SuperKicks the back of Riddle’s head. Cole hits The Last Shot for a two count. Cole pulls down his right knee pad. Cole with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Riddle responds with a Jumping Knee Strike. Riddle connects with The GTS. Riddle PowerBombs Cole. Riddle drops Cole with a High Knee Strike. Cole tumbles to the floor. Riddle nails Roderick Strong with The PK. Cole SuperKicks Riddle for a two count. Riddle makes Cole tap out to The BROMission.

Winner: Matt Riddle via Submission 

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Author: Josh Lopez