WWE NXT TakeOver XXX Results

WWE NXT TakeOver XXX
August 22, 2020
Full Sail University
Winter Park, Florida

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Commentators: Vic Joseph, Corey Graves, and Beth Phoenix

Transcription by Josh Lopez 

Kickoff Match: Breezango vs. Legado Del Fantasma vs. Oney Lorcan & Danny Burch In A Triple Threat Match. The Winner Will Become The Number One Contenders To The WWE NXT Tag Team Championships 

Fandango, Oney Lorcan, and Raul Mendoza will start things off. Mendoza immediately kicks Breeze off the ring apron. Fandango tees off on Mendoza. Mendoza with forearm shivers. Mendoza with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Lorcan dumps Mendoza out of the ring. Lorcan punches Mendoza in the back. Lorcan slams Mendoza’s head on the ring apron. Lorcan goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Mendoza blocks it. Mendoza with an Apron Enzuigiri. Mendoza blasts Fandango with a knife edge chop. Fandango reverses out of the irish whip from Mendoza. Mendoza side steps Fandango into the turnbuckles. Mendoza with a forearm smash. Fandango sends Mendoza crashing to the outside. Fandango with an Inside Out Lariat to Wilde. Fandango with The Razor’s Edge over the top rope.

Fandango pulls Lorcan up to the apron. Lorcan slams Fandango’s head on the top rope. Fandango goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Lorcan lands back on his feet. Rollup Exchange. Forearm/Uppercut Exchange. Lorcan unloads two knife edge chops. Fandango clotheslines Lorcan over the top rope. Chop/Uppercut Exchange. Mendoza lands The Tornillo. Mendoza rolls Lorcan back into the ring. Mendoza kicks Lorcan in the chest. Breeze and Wilde are tagged in. Wilde stomps on the left hand of Lorcan. Wilde drives his knee into the midsection of Breeze. DDT/Leaping NeckBreaker Combination for a two count. Wilde is putting the boots to Breeze and Lorcan. Wilde with two dropkicks. Burch made the blind tag. Burch with two haymakers. Burch uppercuts Wilde. Wilde reverses out of the irish whip from Burch. Burch kicks Wilde in the face. Burch delivers a Missile Dropkick. Burch with a corner clothesline. Burch with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Burch follows that with a Release German Suplex. Burch with an Inside Out Lariat.

Burch puts Wilde in the electric chair position. Standing Switch Exchange. Wilde decks Burch with a back elbow smash. Wilde knocks Lorcan off the top turnbuckle. Wilde kicks Burch in the gut. Wilde hammers down on the back of Burch’s neck. Burch fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Burch HeadButts Wilde. Burch tags in Lorcan. Assisted DDT for a two count. Fandango and Mendoza are tagged in. Mendoza kicks Burch in the gut. Mendoza with a Twisting Vertical Suplex. Fandango unloads three four knife edge chops. Lorcan dives over Fandango. Fandango with Two SuperKicks. Fandango tags in Breeze. Breeze catapults Mendoza into a forearm smash from Fandango. Assisted Leg Drop for a two count. Lorcan dumps Wilde out of the ring. Mendoza with forearm shivers. Breeze thrust kicks the midsection of Mendoza. Mendoza with a Standing Spanish Fly. Menodza tags in Wilde. Wilde connects with The 450 Splash for a two count. Lorcan drops Wilde with a Running European Uppercut. Breeze plants Lorcan with The Super Model Kick to pickup the victory.

Winner: Breezango via Pinfall 

First Match: Finn Balor vs. Timothy Thatcher 

Balor immediately attacks Thatcher after the bell rings. Balor with rapid fire bodyshots. Thatcher with a single leg takedown. Chain grappling exchange. Balor applies an arm-bar. Thatcher takes Balor down to the mat. Thatcher has the leverage advantage. Balor grapples around Thatcher. Thatcher applies a front face lock. Thatcher backs Balor into the ropes. Thatcher punches Balor in the chest. Thatcher goes back to the front face lock. Balor dumps Thatcher over the top rope. Balor with a running boot. Balor repeatedly stomps on Thatcher’s chest. Thatcher bends the left knee of Balor. Thatcher applies a knee bar. Balor grabs the bottom rope which forces the break.

Thatcher punches Balor in the back. Thatcher drives his knee into Balor’s ribs. Thatcher applies The Bow and Arrow. Balor falls on top of Thatcher for a two count. Thatcher is putting the boots to Balor. Thatcher applies a standing leg lock. Balor starts kicking Thatcher in the face. Thatcher buries his knee into Balor’s back. Balor with forearm shivers. Balor kicks Thatcher in the face. Thatcher responds with a Rolling Double Wrist Lock. Thatcher works on his joint manipulation game. Thatcher continues to drive his knee into the small of Balor’s back. Thatcher applies a rear chin lock. Thatcher with a knee smash. Thatcher with clubbing blows to Balor’s back. Thatcher is picking Balor apart. Thatcher applies a standing butterfly lock. Balor with a Counter Suplex for a two count. Thatcher goes for a sunset flip, but Balor counters with a basement dropkick. Forearm Exchange.

Thatcher with an open palm strike. Balor answers with The OverHead Kick. Balor unloads two knife edge chops. Thatcher denies The SlingBlade. Thatcher drives his knee into the midsection of Balor. Thatcher goes for a Butterfly Suplex, but Balor counters with a double leg takedown. Balor with a Standing Double Foot Stomp. Balor applies The Dragon Sleeper. Thatcher with forearm shivers. Thatcher negates The 1916. Balor applies the abdominal stretch. Balor with a Reverse Bloody Sunday for a two count. Balor delivers The ShotGun Dropkick. Thatcher avoids The Coupe De Grace. Balor starts favoring his left knee. Thatcher applies the single leg crab. Thatcher repeatedly kicks Balor in the back. Thatcher grabs the left shoulder of Balor. Balor kicks Thatcher in the ribs. Thatcher with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Thatcher with a Release German Suplex. Balor goes back to the abdominal stretch. Thatcher applies The Ankle Lock. Balor with a Roll Through Double Foot Stomp. Thatcher goes for a Palm Strike, but Balor counters with a Spinning Headlock Elbow Drop. Balor lands The Coupe De Grace. Balor connects with The 1916 to pickup the victory.

Winner: Finn Balor via Pinfall 

Second Match: Johnny Gargano w/Candice LeRae vs. Damian Priest vs. Bronson Reed vs. Cameron Grimes vs. The Velveteen Dream In A Fatal Five Way Ladder Match For The Vacated WWE NXT North American Championship 

Priest attacks Dream before the bell rings. Priest with a back elbow smash to Gargano. Reed is throwing haymakers at Grimes. Priest drives his knee into the midsection of Gargano. Priest dumps Gargano out of the ring. Reed slams Grimes head on the top turnbuckle pad. Priest with a straight right hand. Priest and Reed are double teaming Grimes. That leads us to a big standoff in the center of the ring. Dream shoves Reed into Priest. Gargano ducks a clothesline from Dream. Dream dodges The Rolling RoundHouse Kick. Dream with The Famouser. Priest fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Priest goes for The FlatLiner, but Dream counters with The Dream DDT. Dream SuperKicks Reed. Dream avoids another roundhouse kick. Grimes slips out of the fireman’s carry position. Dream launches Grimes over the top rope. Grimes attacks Dream from behind. Grimes pulls out a mini ladder. Priest drops Grimes with a forearm smash. Grimes with a running axe handle strike. Grimes hits The PK. Gargano and Grimes engage in a tug of war. Gargano hits The SlingShot Spear. Forearm Exchange. Priest with a Leaping Head Kick. Priest goes for The Razor’s Edge, but Reed gets in the way.

Reed uses Priest as a weapon. Reed with a Fallaway Slam. Reed pulls Dream back into the ring. Dream sends Reed tumbling to the floor. Grimes shoves Dream and Priest off two ladders. Reed drops Grimes with a Body Block. Ladder Sandwich. Dream and Priest are throwing ladders at each other. Dream clotheslines Priest over the top rope. Reed runs through the double ladder attack. Reed with a Double Senton Splash on the ladder. Priest and Reed are trading back and forth shots. Grimes with a SuperMan Forearm. Reed reverses out of the irish whip from Grimes. Reed with an Inside Out Lariat. Gargano goes for a Running Hurricanrana, but Reed blocks it. Gargano kicks Reed in the face. Gargano scales the ladder. Priest goes for a ChokeSlam, but Gargano somehow lands back on the ladder. Reed punches Gargano in the back. Grimes with a Release German Suplex. Reed goes for a PowerBomb, but Dream counters with a chop block. Stereo SuperKicks. Dream is choking Reed with his boot. Gargano tries to steal the victory from Dream and Grimes. Dream and Gargano uses multiple ladders to wear down Reed and Priest. Dream kicks Grimes in the gut. Dream with a forearm smash. Dream gets crotched on the top turnbuckle. Priest drives the ladder into the midsection of Gargano. Priest with a Leaping Hip Attack. Reed with an Atomic Drop. Reed wipes out everybody with The Stinger Splash. Stalemate in the corner. Reed delivers The Tower Of Doom.

Reed stops Gargano in his tracks. Gargano kicks Reed in the gut. Grimes climbs the ladder. Reed knocks Grimes off the ladder. Reed with a Fallaway Slam. Priest is finger tips away from the Northern American Title. Dream is throwing haymakers at Priest. Priest kicks Dream off the ladder. Forearm/Hamstring Kick Exchange. Preist delivers his combination offense. Priest goes for a SpringBoard SomerSault Senton, but Gargano counters with a SuperKick. Dream dumps Gargano out of the ring. Reed starts swinging the ladder at everybody. Reed negates The One Final Beat. Gargano decks Dream with a back elbow smash. The ladder ricochet’s off Dream’s face. Dream rakes the eyes of Gargano. Dream throws the ladder at Priest. Gargano lands The Suicide Dive. Grimes hits The Collision Course on the floor. Dream responds with a Flying Double Axe Handle Strike. Reed wraps this sequence with a Suicide Dive. Grimes rolls another ladder into the ring. Priest drops Grimes with The Big Boot. Priest with a Running Plancha off the ladder. Candice LeRae runs interference. LeRae tees off on Grimes. Gargano drives the ladder into Grimes face. LeRae with a FrankenSteiner off the apron.

Gargano scales the ladder. Reed with rapid fire haymakers. Reed sends Gargano crashing into the canvas. LeRae jumps on Reed’s back. Reed connects with The Thic Boy Splash off the ladder. Haymaker Exchange. Grimes with a forearm smash to Priest. Dream pulls Grimes off the ladder. The right leg of Dream gets caught in the ladder. Grimes with a RoundHouse Kick. Dream with desperation haymakers. Dream kicks Grimes in the face. Dream sets up a ladder bridge. Dream with a forearm smash. Dream with a knife edge chop. Priest nails Dream with The Bell Clap. Priest dodges multiple strikes from Reed. Priest ChokeSlams Reed on the ladder. Grimes with The Cave In. Grimes makes his way up the ladder. Gargano runs interference. Gargano with a Sunset Bomb on the ladder. Gargano dodges The RoundHouse Kick from Priest. Gargano with a Step Up Enzuigiri. SuperKick Exchange. Dream hits The Dream Valley Driver on the ladder. Reed sends Dream crashing through two tables. Grimes kicks Reed off the ladder. Gargano uses the title as a weapon. Priest kicks Gargano off the ladder. Priest retrieves the title to pickup the victory.

Winner: New WWE NXT North American Champion, Damian Priest 

Third Match: Adam Cole vs. Pat McAfee 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Cole applies a side headlock. McAfee tugs on Cole’s hair. McAfee backs Cole into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Cole reverses out of the irish whip from McAfee. McAfee dives over Cole. McAfee struts around the ring. McAfee avoids The SuperKick. McAfee takes a water break. Cole tells McAfee to get up. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. McAfee applies a side headlock. Cole buries his elbow into the midsection of McAfee. Cole whips McAfee across the ring. McAfee drops Cole with a shoulder tackle. McAfee talks smack to Cole. Cole drops down on the canvas. McAfee avoids The Pump Kick. McAfee regroups on the outside. Huge standoff with Team McAfee and The Undisputed Era. McAfee wipes out everybody with The Swanton Bomb.

McAfee rolls Cole back into the ring. McAfee is throwing haymakers at Cole. McAfee repeatedly stomps on Cole’s chest. McAfee rakes the eyes of Cole. McAfee with a massive haymaker. McAfee with a running boot. McAfee continues to run his mouth. McAfee with a Delayed Bodyslam for a one count. McAfee applies a rear chin lock. Cole with elbows into the midsection of McAfee. McAfee pulls Cole down to the mat. The referee admonishes McAfee. McAfee goes back to the rear chin lock. Cole gets back to a vertical base. Cole ducks a clothesline from McAfee. McAfee dropkicks Cole. Slap Exchange. Hockey Fight. Cole nails McAfee with The Pump Kick. Cole repeatedly stomps on McAfee’s chest. Cole hits The Ushigoroshi for a two count.

Cole goes for The Last Shot, but McAfee rolls him over for a two count. Cole ducks a clothesline from McAfee. Cole with The BackStabber for a two count. Cole gets crotched on the top turnbuckle. McAfee showcases his athleticism. McAfee delivers The SuperPlex for a two count. McAfee inadvertently kicks the steel ring steps. Cole thrust kicks the left knee of McAfee. Cole applies The Figure Four Leg Lock. McAfee refuses to quit. McAfee calls Cole a little punk. Cole with a Running Boot. Cole continues to stomp on McAfee’s chest. The referee admonishes Cole. McAfee with a low blow. McAfee with an Inside Out Lariat. McAfee connects with The Touch Back for a two count. Cole SuperKicks McAfee in mid-air. Cole yells at McAfee. Cole teases The Last Shot. Cole plants McAfee with The Panama Sunrise to pickup the victory.

Winner: Adam Cole via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Io Shirai (c) vs. Dakota Kai w/Raquel Gonzalez For The WWE NXT Women’s Championship 

Shirai with a double leg takedown. Shirai transitions into a ground and pound attack. Shirai repeatedly stomps on Kai’s chest. Shirai with forearm shivers. Kai slams Shirai’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Kai with forearm shivers. The referee admonishes Kai. Shirai blocks a boot from Kai. Shirai punches the right knee of Kai. Shirai ducks a clothesline from Kai. Shirai showcases her athleticism. Shirai drops Kai with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Shirai continues to stomp on Kai’s chest. Shirai is choking Kai with her boot. Shirai with a Delayed Dropkick. Raquel Gonzalez stops Shirai in her tracks. Kai sends Shirai shoulder first into the steel ring post. Kai rolls Shirai back into the ring. Kai with the cover for a two count. Kai applies a Kimura Lock. Kai works on the left shoulder of Shirai. Shirai with a drop toe hold into the middle rope. Kai avoids The Tiger Feint Kick. Kai trips Shirai from the outside. Kai nails Shirai with The Pump Kick. Kai applies a Rope Assisted Arm-Bar. Kai delivers another Pump Kick for a two count. Kai works on her joint manipulation game. Kai hooks the outside leg for a two count. Kai repeatedly kicks Shirai in the face. Kai is choking Shirai with her boot.

Following a snap mare takeover, Kai with the lateral press for a two count. Kai hyperextends the left shoulder of Shirai. Kai with a quick cover for a two count. Kai repeatedly stomps on Shirai’s back. Kai applies the sitting abdominal stretch. Shirai rolls Kai over for a two count. Kai with a running clothesline for a two count. Kai applies the short-arm scissors. Shirai with a deep arm-drag. Shirai dodges The Pump Kick. Shirai drops Kai with The Shotei. Shirai with two shoulder tackles. Shirai with The FlapJack. Shirai follows that with The Tiger Feint Kick. Shirai with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick for a two count. Standing Switch Exchange. Shirai with a Roll Through Double Foot Stomp. Shirai tugs on Kai’s hair. Kai reverses out of the irish whip from Shirai. Kai goes for a German Suplex, but Shirai blocks it. Shirai clings onto the middle rope. Shirai with a Double Foot Stomp on the ring apron. Shirai goes into the cover for a two count. Kai toys around with Shirai. Shirai wants more punishment. Shirai with forearm shivers. Kai answers with The Scorpion Kick. Shirai avoids The Face Wash. Kai rolls Shirai into the turnbuckles. Shirai with Three ShotGun Meteora’s. Kai has Shirai perched on the top turnbuckle. Kai punches Shirai in the back.

Kai goes for The SuperPlex, but Shirai blocks it. Shirai with an open palm strike. Shirai gets Kai tied up in the tree of woe. Shirai with a Flying Double Foot Stomp for a two count. Kai negates The Tiger Driver. Kai HeadButts Shirai. Kai hits The Kairopractor. for a two count. Kai applies The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Shirai refuses to quit. Shirai slams Kai’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Kai kicks the left elbow of Shirai. Kai connects with The GTK for a two count. Kai is displaying her frustration. Kai inadvertently clocks the referee with The Face Wash. Shirai with a Release German Suplex. Shirai lands The MoonSault. The referee is still laid out. Gonzalez attacks Shirai from behind. Gonzalez ChokeSlams Shirai. Kai with the cover for a two count. Gonzalez is shocked. Kai goes for The GTK, but Shirai counters with The CrossFace. Shirai with The Kamigoye. Shirai wipes out Gonzalez with The Asai MoonSault. Shirai plants Kai with The MoonSault to pickup the victory. After the match, Gonzalez attacks Shirai from behind. Rhea Ripley storms into the ring to make the save.

Winner: Still WWE NXT Women’s Champion, Io Shirai via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: Keith Lee (c) vs. Killer Kross w/Scarlett Bordeaux For The WWE NXT Championship

Lee immediately drops Kross with a shoulder tackle. Kross with a running knee lift. Lee with clubbing blows to Kross back. Lee tees off on Kross. Kross shoves Lee. Kross kicks Lee in the gut. Lee blocks a boot from Kross. Lee with a forearm smash. Lee is throwing haymakers at Kross. Lee with heavy bodyshots in the corner. Kross with a forearm smash. Lee reverses out of the irish whip from Kross. Lee with a Running Crossbody Block. Kross regroups on the outside. Lee slams Kross head on the ring apron. Kross kicks Lee in the gut. Kross with three haymakers. Kross with a forearm smash. Kross resets the referee’s ten count. Lee is pissed. Lee sends Kross face first into the plexiglass. Kross dodges the southpaw haymaker.

Lee with a forearm smash. Kross side steps Lee into the steel ring post. Kross kicks the left shoulder of Lee into the guard rail. Kross applies a top wrist lock. Kross hammers down on the left shoulder of Lee. Kross applies an arm-bar. Lee whips Kross across the ring. Kross runs into Lee. Kross drives Lee shoulder first into the canvas for a one count. Kross repeatedly stomps on Lee’s chest. Kross works on his joint manipulation game. Lee goes for a Bodyslam, but Kross lands back on his feet. Kross repeatedly drives Lee shoulder first into the turnbuckles. Kross hooks the outside leg for a two count. Kross is keeping Lee grounded. Kross applies a double wrist lock. Kross hammers down on the back of Lee’s neck. Kross with a straight right hand. Kross drops Lee with The Divorce Court. Kross applies a deep hammerlock. Lee is displaying his fighting spirit. Kross with a Flying Arm-Bar. Lee rolls Kross over for a two count. Kross applies a Triangle Choke.

Lee with a Deadlift PowerBomb. Lee with forearm shivers. Lee sends Kross to the corner. Lee levels Kross with a Body Avalanche. Kross with a running forearm smash. Lee ducks a clothesline from Kross. Lee PowerSlams Kross for a two count. Kross with a forearm smash. Kross side steps Lee into the turnbuckles. Kross decks Lee with a back elbow smash. Kross kicks Lee in the face. Kross with a RoundHouse Kick. Kross hits The DDT for a two count. Lee negates The Doomsday Saito Suplex. Lee HeadButts Kross. Lee with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Kross targets the midsection of Lee. Lee with a low knee lift. Kross responds with a Running Lariat for a two count. Forearm Exchange. Lee drops Kross with a Lariat. Lee side steps The Running Boot. Lee with a forearm smash. Kross kicks Lee in the face. Kross dodges Grizzly Magnum. Kross connects with The Doomsday Saito Suplex for a two count. Kross applies The Kross Jacket Choke. Lee refuses to quit. Lee delivers Grizzly Magnum. Lee HeadButts Kross. Lee follows that with The Spirit Bomb for a two count. Lee drags Kross to the corner. Lee climbs up to the middle turnbuckle. Haymaker Exchange. Kross plants Lee with The Avalanche Doomsday Saito Suplex to pickup the victory.

Winner: New WWE NXT Champion, Killer Kross via Pinfall 

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