WWE NXT Results (5/6/20): Killer Kross & Scarlett Bordeaux Debuts

WWE NXT
May 6, 2020
Full Sail University
Winter Park, Florida

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Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, Beth Phoenix, and Tom Phillips

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Johnny Gargano w/Candice LeRae vs. Dominik Dijakovic 

Gargano starts chirping after the bell rings. Gargano with two left jabs. Gargano applies a wrist lock. Dijakovic denies the single leg takedown. Dijakovic goes for a PowerBomb, but Gargano lands back on his feet. Gargano kicks the left hamstring of Dijakovic. Dijakovic blocks a boot from Gargano. Dijakovic punches Gargano in the chest. Dijakovic kicks Gargano in the back. Dijakovic hammers down on the back of Gargano’s neck. Dijakovic with a back elbow smash. Dijakovic is mauling Gargano in the corner. Dijakovic drives his knee into Gargano’s back. Dijakovic launches Gargano across the ring. Dijakovic with the cover for a one count. Dijakovic with an overhand chop. Gargano decks Dijakovic with a back elbow smash. Gargano dives over Dijakovic. Gargano with a running forearm smash. Garagno kicks Dijakovic in the gut. Gargano chop blocks Dijakovic.

Gargrano with rapid fire haymakers. Gargano repeatedly stomps on Dijakovic’s chest. Gargan thrust kicks the midsection of Dijakovic. Gargano is choking Dijakovic with his boot. Gargano hammers down on the back of Dijakovic’s neck. Gargano with clubbing crossfaces. Dijakovic responds with The Lariat for a one count. Dijakovic with The Vertical Toss for a two count. Dijakovic punches Gargano in the back. Dijakovic stomps on the midsection of Gargano. Dijakovic drops Gargano with a forearm smash. Dijakovic stomps on Gargano’s back. Dijakovic with a back elbow smash. Dijakovic slams Gargano’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Dijakovic with clubbing elbow smashes in the corner. Dijakovic hits The Pendulum BackBreaker. Dijakovic is distracted by Candice LeRae.

Gargano sends Dijakovic crashing to the outside. Gargano lands The Suicide Dive. Gargano has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Gargano applies a rear chin lock. Gargano sticks and moves. Dijakovic with The Big Boot. Dijakovic is throwing haymakers at Gargano. Gargano repeatedly kicks the left leg of Dijakovic. Gargano denies The ChokeSlam. Gargano ducks a clothesline from Dijakovic. Dijakovic hits The Cyclone Boot for a two count. Dijakovic drives his knee into Gargano’s back. Dijakovic goes for The Uranage Slam, but Gargano rolls him over for a two count. Dijakovic avoids The SuperKick.

Dijakovic goes for Feast Your Eyes, but Gargano lands back on his feet. Gargano thrust kicks the left knee of Dijakovic. Gargano SuperKicks Dijakovic for a two count. The referee admonishes Candice LeRae. Gargano is trying to remove the top turnbuckle pad. Dijakovic connects with The ChokeBomb for a two count. Gargano starts headbutting the back of Dijakovic’s left ankle. Dijakovic dives off the middle turnbuckle. Dijakovic SuperKicks Gargano. Dijakovic with combination elbow strikes. Dijakovic punches Gargano in the back. Gargano subtly removes the top turnbuckle pad. Dijakovic goes for a PowerBomb, but Gargano counters with a Hurricanrana into the exposed steel. Gargano plants Dijakovc with The One Final Beat to pickup the victory.

Winner: Johnny Gargano via Pinfall 

Second Match: (1-0) Akira Tozawa vs. (0-1) Jack Gallagher. Group B Match In The Interim WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship Tournament 

Tozawa avoids The Gentlemen’s Dropkick. Tozawa applies The Octopus Stretch. Gallagher goes for a Tilt-A-Whirl GutBuster, but Tozawa lands back on his feet. Gallagher headbutts the midsection of Tozawa. Tozawa reverses out of the irish whip from Gallagher. Tozawa drops down on the canvas. Tozawa goes for a leapfrog, but Gallagher counters with The Samoan Drop. Tozawa dodges The Running Elbow Drop. Tozawa kicks Gallagher in the gut. Gallagher avoids The Windmill Kick. Tozawa crawls under Gallagher. Tozawa with a Release German Suplex. Tozawa pulls Gallagher to the corner. Gallagher regroups on the outside. Tozawa goes for The Suicide Dive, but Gallagher counters with a forearm smash. Gallagher repeatedly kicks Tozawa in the back.

Gallagher drives his knee into Tozawa’s back. Gallagher applies The Bow and Arrow Stretch. Gallagher starts bending Tozawa’s fingers. Tozawa with heavy bodyshots. Gallagher answers with a knee lift. Gallagher delivers his combination. Tozawa ducks a clothesline from Gallagher. Gallagher goes for a Pop Up European Uppercut, but Tozawa counters with The Hurricanrana. Tozawa once again misses on The Windmill Kick. Tozawa sends Gallagher out of the ring. Gallagher kicks Tozawa in the chest. Forearm Exchange. Tozawa unloads three knife edge chops. Gallagher denies the right jab. Tozawa drills Gallagher with The DDT on the ring apron. Tozawa tosses Gallagher back into the ring. Tozawa connects with The Senton Bomb to pickup the victory.

Winner: (2-0) Akira Tozawa via Pinfall 

Third Match: Chelsea Green w/Robert Stone vs. Xia LI 

Green blinds Li with her gown. Green nails Li with The Pump Kick. Green repeatedly stomps on Li’s chest. Li avoids The Helluva Kick. Green side steps Li into the turnbuckles. Li decks Green with a back elbow smash. Li with a Flying Arm-Drag TakeDown. Li applies an arm-bar. Green with a forearm smash. Li clotheslines Green. Li drops Green with The Big Boot. Li SuperKicks Green. Li is distracted by Aliyah.

Green reverses out of the irish whip from Li. Green has a conversation with the referee. Aliyah trips Li from the outside. Green goes for The O’Connor Roll, but Li holds onto the ropes. Li thrust kicks the midsection of Green. Li violently kicks Aliyah off the ring apron. Green connects with The I’m Prettier to pickup the victory. After the match, it looks like Robert Stone offered Aliyah to join The Robert Stone Brand.

Winner: Chelsea Green via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Killer Kross w/Scarlett Bordeaux vs. Leon Ruff 

Kross drills Ruff with The Doomsday Saito Suplex. Kross gets in a deep trance. Kross tells Ruff to get up. Kross connects with another Doomsday Saito Suplex. Kross makes Ruff tap out to The Kross Jacket Choke.

Winner: Killer Kross via Submission 

Matt Riddle & Timothy Thatcher Backstage Interview 

Fifth Match: Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Io Shirai For The WWE NXT Women’s Championship 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Charlotte applies a side headlock. Shirai with heavy bodyshots. Charlotte drops Shirai with a shoulder tackle. Shirai avoids the foot stomp. Shirai tells Charlotte to bring it. Charlotte goes for The Big Boot, but Shirai counters with The Matrix Evasion. Shirai ducks a clothesline from Charlotte. Shirai shows off her athleticism. Shirai with a Front Dropkick. Charlotte needs a quick breather. Charlotte kicks Shirai in the gut. Following a snap mare takeover, Charlotte drives Shirai’s face into the canvas. Charlotte applies The Figure Four HeadLock. Charlotte slams Shirai’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Charlotte blasts Shirai with a knife edge chop. Charlotte punches Shirai in the back. Charlotte whips Shirai across the ring. Shirai goes for a sunset flip, but Charlotte blocks it. Charlotte rains down a big forearm smash. Charlotte talks smack to Shirai.

Shirai with forearm shivers. Shirai is choking Charlotte with her boot. Charlotte with a running clothesline. Charlotte has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Charlotte whips Shirai back first into the turnbuckles. Shirai side steps Charlotte into the turnbuckles. Shirai kicks Charlotte in the face. Shirai with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick. Charlotte decks Shirai with a back elbow smash. Shirai with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Shirai follows that with the Top Rope FrankenSteiner for a two count. Shirai unloads two palm strikes. Charlotte kicks the right shoulder of Shirai. Charlotte with a BackBreaker/Turnbuckle FlatLiner Combination.

Charlotte goes for The MoonSault, but Shiriai ducks out of the way. Shirai with The Shotei. Shirai hits The Tiger Feint Kick. Shirai connects with The ShotGun Meteora for a two count. Shirai walks over Charlotte. Shirai goes for The MoonSault, but Charlotte ducks out of the way. Charlotte drops Shirai with The Big Boot for a two count. Charlotte is displaying her frustration. Charlotte goes for a PowerBomb, but Shirai counters with a Hurricanrana into the turnbuckles. Charlotte heads to the outside. Charlotte avoids The Orihara MoonSault. Charlotte blasts Shirai with a kendo stick which causes the disqualification. After the match, Charlotte slams the left leg of Shirai on the ring apron. Charlotte gets Shirai in position for The Ring Post Figure Four Leg Lock. Rhea Ripley storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: Io Shirai Via Disqualification, But Still WWE NXT Women’s Champion, Charlotte Flair 

Io Shirai & Rhea Ripley Backstage Segment 

Sixth Match: (1-0) Jake Atlas vs. (1-0) Kushida. Group A Match In The Interim WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship Tournament

Feeling out process after the bell rings. Kushida applies a bodylock. Test Of Strength. Kushida applies a wrist lock. Atlas reverses the hold. Atlas reverses out of the irish whip from Kushida. Atlas with a SpringBoard Arm-Drag TakeOver. Atlas drops Kushida with a shoulder tackle. Kushida drops down on the canvas. Kushida leapfrogs over Atlas. Atlas handstands over Kushida. Kushida kicks Atlas in the ribs. Atlas regroups on the outside. Kushida with a SomerSault Senton. Kushida rolls Atlas back into the ring.

Atlas with heavy bodyshots. Kushida kicks Atlas in the gut. Kushida with a Hip Toss. Kushida follows that with The Cartwheel Dropkick. Kushida connects with The Shotei. Atlas is displaying his fighting spirit. Atlas nails Kushida with The Pump Kick. Atlas with a Release German Suplex. Atlas with a Step Up Enzuigiri for a two count. Kushida repeatedly kicks the left shoulder of Atlas. Kushida slaps Atlas in the face. Atlas drops Kushida with a Float Over NeckBreaker. Atlas lands The Suicide Dive. Atlas goes for The SpringBoard Clothesline, but Kushida counters with The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Atlas taps out.

Winner: (2-0) Kushida via Submission 

Finn Balor Promo 

Seventh Match: Cameron Grimes vs. Denzel Dejournette 

Dejournette avoids The Cave In. Dejournette with Two OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex’s. Grimes responds with The Cave In to pickup the victory.

Winner: Cameron Grimes via Pinfall 

Eight Match: Adam Cole (c) vs. The Velveteen Dream For The WWE NXT Championship 

Dream is playing mind games with Cole. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Cole backs Dream into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Dream with a straight right hand. Dream with a forearm smash. Cole heads to the outside. Dream punches Cole in the back. Dream throws Cole into the steel ring steps. Dream rolls Cole back into the ring. Cole thrust kicks the midsection of Dream. Cole SuperKicks Dream. Cole goes for The Last Shot, but Dream counters with The SpineBuster for a two count. Dream slams Cole’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Dream with two haymakers. Dream puts Cole on the top turnbuckle.

Dream goes for an Avalanche Dream Valley Driver, but Cole blocks it. Dream gets Cole tied in the tree of woe. Dream with The CodeBreaker across the top strand. Cole rakes the eyes of Dream. Cole goes for The Panama Sunrise, but Dream counters with The DreamDT for a two count. Cole regains control of the match during the commercial beak. Cole applies a rear chin lock. Dream with heavy bodyshots. Dream is throwing haymakers at Cole. Dream transitions into a corner mount. Cole kicks Dream off the middle turnbuckle. Cole talks smack to Dream. Dream kicks Cole in the face. Dream with two clotheslines. Dream with a diving elbow strike. Dream is mauling Cole in the corner. Dream with a Flying Clothesline for a two count. Cole fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Dream SuperKicks Cole for a two count.

Dream dives over Cole. Cole nails Dream with The Pump Kick. Cole hits The BackStabber for a two count. Dream negates The Ushigoroshi. Dream uppercuts Cole. Standing Switch Exchange. Cole with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Cole follows that with The Ushigoroshi for a two count. Cole and Dream are trading back and forth shots. Cole launches Dream over the top rope. Cole knocks Dream off the ring apron. Cole SuperKicks Dream in mid-air. Dream falls on top of Cole for a two count. Bobby Fish and Roderick Strong of The Undisputed Era appears on the stage. Dexter Lumis wipes them out. Lumis inadvertently throws Strong into the referee. Dream lands The Purple Rain Maker. Dream is trying to wake up the referee. Dream with a SpringBoard Double Axe Handle Strike to the outside. Cole SuperKicks Dream. Cole connects with The Last Shot to pickup the victory.

Winner: Still WWE NXT Champion, Adam Cole via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez