WWE NXT Results (6/3/20): Drake Maverick vs. El Hijo Del Fantasma

WWE NXT
June 3, 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: Candice LeRae vs. Mia Yim 

LeRae attacks Yim before the bell rings. LeRae mocks Yim. Yim drops LeRae with a shoulder tackle. Yim SuperKicks LeRae. Yim with a GutWrench Toss. Yim delivers The Helluva Kick. Following a snap mare takeover, Yim kicks LeRae in the back. Yim applies a Full Nelson Lock. LeRae kicks Yim in the face. LeRae with clubbing blows to Yim’s back. LeRae with Three Senton Splashes for a two count. LeRae tugs on Yim’s hair. LeRae applies a sleeper hold. Yim backs LeRae into the turnbuckles. Yim with a Running Cannonball Strike for a two count. Yim kicks LeRae in the face. LeRae delivers a gut punch. LeRae with a chop/forearm combination.

The referee admonishes LeRae. LeRae with a Running Hip Attack. Yim knocks LeRae off the ring apron. Yim with clubbing blows to LeRae’s back. Yim swings LeRae into the steel barricade. LeRae and Yim are brawling on the outside. Both ladies gets counted out. After the match, Yim goes for a PowerBomb, but LeRae counters with a Hurricanrana into the titantron. LeRae repeatedly punches LeRae in the back. Tegan Nox pulls LeRae off of Yim. Dakota Kai nails Yim with The Pump Kick. Raquel Gonzalez attacks Nox from behind. All hell is breaking loose inside Full Sail University.

Match Result: Double Count-Out 

Second Match: Keith Lee & Mia Yim vs. Johnny Gargano & Candice LeRae in a Mixed Tag Team Match 

Gargano is throwing a hissy fit on the ring apron. The Gargano’s starts walking away. Lee throws Gargano back inside the ring. LeRae applies a sleeper hold. Yim dropkicks Gargano. LeRae begs for mercy. Yim delivers a ShotGun Dropkick. Yim blasts LeRae with a knife edge chop. Yim with a Flying Mare. Yim follows that with a blistering chop. Yim is throwing LeRae around like a ragdoll. Yim connects with The Sole Food for a two count. Yim is preparing for a Vertical Suplex. Yim gets distracted by Gargano. LeRae kicks out the legs of Yim. LeRae attacks the left leg of Yim.

LeRae argues with the referee. LeRae shoves Yim. LeRae kicks Yim in the chest. LeRae punches Yim in the back. Yim uses her feet to create separation. Yim with The Helluva Kick. Yim toys around with LeRae. Yim talks smack to Gargano. Yim avoids the double leg takedown. Yim connects with The Bridging Dragon Suplex for a two count. Lee is pissed. Lee with a Hip Toss. Lee with heavy bodyshots in the corner. Lee slings Gargano across the ring. Lee levels Gargano with a Body Avalanche. Lee plays to the crowd. Gargano negates The Spirit Bomb. Gargano blinds Lee with his car keys. LeRae rolls Yim over to pickup the victory. After the match, Gargano kicks the left hand of Lee into the steel ring steps.

Winner: Johnny Gargano & Candice LeRae via Pinfall 

– Video package for the Tommaso Ciampa/Killer Kross Match At NXT TakeOver: In Your House.

Prime Target: Adam Cole vs. The Velveteen Dream in The Backlot Brawl For The WWE NXT Championship

Third Match: Isaiah “Swerve” Scott vs. Tony Nese 

Nese strikes a bicep pose before the bell rings. Scott tackles Nese. Scott transitions into a ground and pound attack. Nese regroups on the outside. Scott attacks Nese from behind. Scott throws Nese into the ringside barricade. Scott punches Nese in the back. Scott with a straight right hand. Nese fish hooks Scott. Scott gets back in the ring at the count of nine. Nese scores the elbow knockdown. Nese with clubbing crossfaces. Nese poses for the crowd. Nese kicks Scott in the ribs. Nese punches Scott in the back. Nese kicks Scott in the chest for a two count. Nese repeatedly stomps on Scott’s chest. The referee admonishes Nese. Nese whips Scott back first into the turnbuckles for a two count.

Nese applies a BodyScissors Hold. Scott is raining down haymakers. Nese applies a guillotine choke. Scott with a DeadLift Brain Buster. Scott unloads a flurry of strikes. Scott kicks Nese in the gut. Nese reverses out of the irish whip from Scott. Nese sweeps out the leg of Scott. Scott avoids The SpringBoard MoonSault. Scott sends Nese crashing to the outside. Scott nails Nese with The Pump Kick. Scott throws Nese into the steel ring steps. Scott rolls Nese back into the ring. Nese decks Scott with a throat thrust. Scott answers with a straight right hand. Scott with a Running European Uppercut. Scott climbs up to the middle turnbuckle. Scott is distracted by Jack Gallagher. Nese with a Roll Through Palm Strike. Nese goes for The Sunset Driver, but Scott rolls him over to pickup the victory.

Winner: Isaiah “Swerve” Scott via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: The Undisputed Era vs. Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch vs. Breezango in a Triple Threat Match. The Winner Will Become The Number One Contender For The WWE NXT Tag Team Championship

Bobby Fish, Danny Burch and Tyler Breeze will start things off. Fish kicks Burch in the gut. Forearm Exchange. Double Irish Whip. Breeze with The SpineBuster. Burch HeadButts Breeze. Burch breaks up the pinning opportunity. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring.  Breeze with The SitOut SpineBuster to Strong. Burch clotheslines Strong over the top rope. Fish rolls Burch over for a two count. Breeze with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Breeze rolls Burch over for a two count. Burch shoves Breeze. Burch tells Breeze to bring it. Undisputed Era regroups on the outside. Burch and Breeze are double teaming Strong. Breeze is choking Strong with his boot. Burch uppercuts Strong. Strong with a Jumping Knee Strike to Breeze.

Strong blasts Burch with a knife edge chop. Strong with a forearm smash. Burch reverses out of the irish whip from Strong. Burch with a corner clothesline. Burch follows that with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Breeze SuperKicks Strong. Burch delivers a Missile Dropkick. Burch is throwing haymakers at Strong. Burch knocks Fish off the ring apron. Strong decks Burch with a back elbow smash. Strong denies The FlatLiner. Strong throws Breeze into Burch. Strong with a Uranage BackBreaker. Fish drops Burch with a running elbow strike. Strong drags Breeze to the corner. Strong tags in Fish. Undisputed Era abuses the referee’s five count. Fish kicks Breeze in the chest. Fish with heavy bodyshots. Fish kicks the right hamstring of Breeze. Fish with a short knee strike to Burch. Fish with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Fish slams Breeze’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Fish tags in Strong.

Strong with a blistering chop. Strong mocks Fandango. Strong stomps on the midsection of Breeze for a two count. Strong applies a top wrist lock. Strong transitions into a rear chin lock. Undisputed Era are double teaming Burch. Breeze tags in Fandango. Fandango kicks Strong in the face. Fandango with a Flying Knee Strike. Fandango ducks a clothesline from Fish. Fandango with Two PowerSlams. Fandango with an Assisted Tornado DDT. Fandango connects with The Falcon Arrow for a two count. Undisputed Era are distracted by Dexter Lumis. Lorcan with a Running European Uppercut. Breeze drops Fish with The Beauty Shot. Fandango plants Fish with The Flying Leg Drop to pickup the victory. After the match, Breezango gets into a stare down with Imperium and Indus Sher.

Winner: Breezango via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: Aliyah w/Robert Stone vs. Santana Garrett 

Garrett side steps the collar and elbow tie up. Garrett applies a waist lock. Aliyah breaks free with a back elbow smash. Aliyah ducks a clothesline from Garrett. Aliyah drops Garrett with a Swinging NeckBreaker. Aliyah transitions into a ground and pound attack for a near fall. Aliyah slams Garrett’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Aliyah with a Flying Mare. Aliyah tells Garrett to get up. Aliyah with a Rising Kick for a two count. Garrett backs Aliyah into the turnbuckles. Aliyah tugs on Garrett’s hair. Slap Exchange. Garrett connects with The HandStand FrankenSteiner. Garrett plants Aliyah with The HandSpring MoonSault to pickup the victory.

Winner: Santana Garrett via Pinfall 

Prime Target: Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Io Shirai vs. Rhea Ripley in a Triple Threat Match For The WWE NXT Women’s Championship At NXT TakeOver: In Your House 

Sixth Match: Cameron Grimes vs. Bronson Reed 

Feeling out process after the bell rings. Grimes goes for a single leg takedown, but Reed stands still. Grimes denies The Canadian BackBreaker Rack. Grimes with a knife edge chop. Reed is pissed. Reed is throwing haymakers at Grimes. Reed whips Grimes across the ring. Reed with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Reed follows that with The Bionic Elbow. Reed hits The Military Press Slam. Reed with a Senton Splash. Grimes uses the bottom rope to his advantage. Grimes kicks Reed in the face. Grimes decks Reed with a back elbow smash.

Grimes ducks a clothesline from Reed. Reed goes for a Fallaway Slam, but Grimes lands back on his feet. Grimes with a Leaping Forearm Smash. Grimes goes for an O’Connor Roll, but Reed holds onto the ropes. Reed drops Grimes with a Body Block. Reed plays to the crowd. Reed with a Running Hip Attack. Grimes tumbles to the floor. Reed rolls Grimes back into the ring. Reed goes for The Flying Splash, but Grimes ducks out of the way. Grimes connects with The Cave In to pickup the victory. After the match, Killer delivers Two Doomsday Saito Suplex’s.

Winner: Cameron Grimes via Pinfall 

WWE NXT TakeOver: In Your House Match Card 

– Finn Balor vs. Damian Priest

– Candice LeRae, Dakota Kai, and Raquel Gonzalez vs. Mia Yim, Tegan Nox, and Shotzi Blackheart in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

– Keith Lee (c) vs. Johnny Gargano For The WWE NXT North American Championship

– Killer Kross w/Scarlett Bordeaux vs. Tommaso Ciampa

– Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Rhea Ripley vs. Io Shirai in a Triple Threat Match For The WWE NXT Women’s Championship

– Adam Cole (c) vs. The Velveteen Dream in The Backlot Brawl For The WWE NXT Championship

Seventh Match: Drake Maverick vs. El Hijo Del Fantasma For The WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship 

Nice display of sportsmanship before the bell rings. Fantasma with a quick rollup for a two count. Maverick is shocked. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Fantasma with a waist lock takedown. Fantasma applies a front face lock. Maverick transitions into a kimura lock. Fantasma with the lateral press for a one count. The feeling out process continues. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. Fantasma backs Maverick into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Fantasma with an arm-drag takedown. Fantasma applies an arm-bar. Fantasma with a monkey flip. Fantasma follows that with the rolling crucifix for a two count. Maverick is getting flustered. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Fantasma whips Maverick across the ring. Maverick ducks a clothesline from Fantasma. Maverick with a Tilt-A-Whirl HeadScissors TakeOver. Fantasma avoids The Baseball Slide Dropkick. Fantasma kicks Maverick in the gut. Fantasma goes for a PowerBomb, but Maverick lands back on his feet. Maverick with a Tumbleweed Senton off the ring apron.

Maverick has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Maverick is mauling Fantasma in the corner. The referee admonishes Maverick. Fantasma reverses out of the irish whip from Maverick. Maverick dives over Fantasma. Maverick dropkicks Fantasma into the middle turnbuckle pad. Maverick delivers a Missile Dropkick. Fantasma hits The SitOut PowerBomb on the floor. Fantasma rolls Maverick back into the ring. Fantasma hooks the leg for a two count. Fantasma with forearm shivers across the back of Maverick. Fantasma goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Maverick lands back on his feet. Maverick kicks Fantasma in the face. Maverick once again dropkicks Fantasma into the middle turnbuckle pad. Maverick kicks the left shoulder of Fantasma. Maverick goes for The Flying CodeBreaker, but Fantasma counters with The Boston Crab.

Maverick grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Fantasma connects with The SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. Fantasma is displaying his frustration. Maverick slaps Fantasma in the face. Fantasma with forearm shivers across Maverick’s back. Fantasma talks smack to Maverick. Maverick explodes out of the corner with a running clothesline. Maverick with rapid fire strikes. Maverick is fired up. Maverick hits The Cazadora Bulldog. Maverick lands The Flying Elbow Drop for a one count. Fantasma decks Maverick with a JawBreaker. Fantasma follows that with The SpineBuster. Maverick has Fantasma perched on the top turnbuckle. HeadButt Exchange. Both men are laid out. Maverick attacks The Mysterious Masked Men. Fantasma SuperKicks Maverick. Fantasma plants Maverick with The Phantom Driver to pickup the victory. After the match, Triple H gives Drake Maverick a NXT Contract.

Winner: New WWE NXT Cruiserweight Champion, El Hijo Del Fantasma via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez