WWE NXT Results (12/2/20): Shotzi Blackheart vs. Raquel Gonzalez

WWE NXT
December 2, 2020
The Capitol Wrestling Center
Orlando, Florida

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Commentators: Vic Joseph, Wade Barrett, and Beth Phoenix

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Damian Priest & Leon Ruff vs. Legado Del Fantasma (Santos Escobar & Raul Mendoza) 

Johnny Gargano joins the commentary team for this match. Ruff and Escobar will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Escobar launches Ruff to the corner. Escobar rolls Ruff over for a one count. Escobar grapples around Ruff. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Mendoza applies a wrist lock. Mendoza drives his knee into the midsection of Ruff. Mendoza with the irish whip. Ruff side steps Mendoza into the turnbuckles. Ruff with a forearm smash. Ruff showcases his speed and athleticism. Ruff dropkicks Mendoza for a two count. Mendoza with a knee lift. Mendoza tags in Escobar. Escobar drops Ruff with a Pump Knee Strike. Priest tags himself in. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Mendoza ducks a clothesline from Priest. Mendoza applies a waist lock. Priest grabs a side wrist lock. Priest sends Mendoza to the corner. Mendoza side steps Priest into the turnbuckles. Priest goes for a Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker, but Mendoza lands back on his feet.

Mendoza slides under Priest. Mendoza ducks a clothesline from Priest. Mendoza punches Priest in the back. Mendoza with a knee lift. Priest drops Mendoza with a leaping back elbow smash. Mendoza heads to the outside. Priest dumps Mendoza face first on the ring apron. Priest with a straight right hand. Priest sends Mendoza back first into the ringside barricade. Mendoza blasts Priest with a knife edge chop. Priest nails Mendoza with The Bell Clap. Priest with a RoundHouse Kick. Priest rolls Mendoza back into the ring. Priest gets distracted by Johnny Gargano’s Henchmen In Scream Outfits. Mendoza tags in Escobar. Escobar lands The Suicide Dive. Escobar stomps on Priest chest. Escobar transitions into a ground and pound attack. Escobar rolls Priest back into the ring. Escobar kicks Priest in the chest. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Mendoza kicks Priest in the ribs. Mendoza with clubbing blows to Priest’s back. Mendoza stomps on Priest’s back. Mendoza tags in Escobar. Escobar hammers down on the back of Priest’s neck. Escobar thrust kicks the midsection of Priest. Escobar with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Escobar knocks Ruff off the apron. Escobar with a Running Boot. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Assisted HandSpring Splash. Mendoza with The SpringBoard MoonSault for a two count.

Mendoza kicks Priest in the chest. Mendoza punches Priest in the back. Mendoza applies a front face lock. Escobar tags himself in. Escobar kicks Priest in the ribs. Escobar repeatedly stomps on Priest’s chest. Escobar stomps on the right knee of Priest. Escobar kicks the left hamstring of Priest. Escobar applies The Indian Death Lock. Escobar punches Priest in the back. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Mendoza dropkicks Priest. Mendoza knocks Ruff off the apron. Mendoza with a corner clothesline. Mendoza tags in Escobar. Legado Del Fantasma are double teaming Priest. Escobar with The Corner Dropkick. Escobar drills Priest with The BrainBuster for a two count. Escobar repeatedly kicks Priest in the back. Escobar drops his elbow on the left knee of Priest. Escobar applies a leg lock. Escobar tags in Mendoza. Mendoza applies a leg lock. Mendoza with a knee drop. Priest needs to create separation. Mendoza continues to kick Priest in the ribs. Mendoza drops his weight on the left leg of Priest. Mendoza with forearm shivers. Priest creates distance with The FlatLiner. Ruff and Escobar are tagged in.

Ruff ducks a clothesline from Escobar. Ruff dropkicks Mendoza. Ruff decks Escobar with a back elbow smash. Ruff with a Flying Hurricanrana for a two count. Mendoza tags himself in. Short-Arm Reversal by Escobar. Ruff repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Escobar. Ruff with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Ruff with a Leaping NeckBreaker. Mendoza responds with a basement dropkick. Mendoza with clubbing blows to Ruff’s back. Mendoza goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Ruff lands back on his feet. Ruff crawls under Mendoza. Ruff tags in Priest. Priest with forearm shivers. Priest ducks a clothesline from Mendoza. Priest with The FlapJack. Priest with combo-kicks. Priest rocks Escobar with The Rolling Elbow. Priest with a leaping back elbow smash. Priest knocks Escobar off the apron. Mendoza with an Apron Enzuigiri. Priest punches Mendoza in mid-air. Ruff tags himself in. Priest connects with The Reckoning. Ruff plants Mendoza with The Frog Splash to pickup the victory.

Winner: Damian Priest & Leon Ruff via Pinfall 

The Undisputed Era Video Package 

Second Match: Cameron Grimes vs. August Grey 

Grimes with a waist lock go-behind. Grimes with a forearm shot across the back of Grey. Grimes clotheslines the back of Grey’s neck. Grimes unloads Two Mid-Kicks. Grimes whips Grey into the turnbuckles. Grimes whips Grey across the ring. Grimes with a Running Knee Lift. Grimes fish hooks Grey. Grimes with a straight right hand. Grey is displaying his fighting spirit. Grimes kicks Grey in the gut. Grimes whips Grey across the ring. Grey holds onto the ropes. Grey kicks Grimes in the chest. Grimes goes for a Bodyslam, but Grey lands back on his feet. Grey dropkicks Grimes.

Grey ducks a clothesline from Grimes. Grey decks Grimes with a JawBreaker. Grey with a Leaping NeckBreaker. Grey side steps Grimes into the turnbuckles. Grimes launches Grey over the top rope. Grey with a forearm smash. Grey with The Flying Crossbody Block for a two count. Grimes goes for The Running Knee Lift, but Grey rolls him over for a two count. Grimes ducks a clothesline from Grey. Grimes hits The Uranage Slam. Grimes connects with The Cave In to pickup the victory. After the match, Grimes ties Grey to the leather strap. Grimes clotheslines Grey. Grimes repeatedly whips Grey with the leather strap. Dexter Lumis slithers into the ring. Lumis tees off on Grimes. Lumis attacks Grimes with the strap. Grimes retreats to the backstage area.

Winner: Cameron Grimes via Pinfall 

Third Match: Jake Atlas vs. Tony Nese 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Nese with a deep arm-drag. Nese applies an arm-bar. Nese toys around with Atlas. Nese flexes his muscles. Atlas backs Nese into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Atlas with a deep arm-drag. Atlas applies an arm-bar. Atlas paint brushes Nese. Nese yells at Atlas. Nese uses the ropes to his advantage. Atlas tells Nese to bring it. Nese drops down on the canvas. Atlas ducks a clothesline from Nese. Atlas rolls Nese over for a two count. Nese dodges The PK. Atlas goes for The Standing MoonSault, but Nese ducks out of the way. Atlas cartwheels around Nese. Atlas dropkicks Nese to the floor. Atlas lands The Suicide Dive. Atlas rolls Nese back into the ring. Nese with a roll through palm strike. Nese repeatedly stomps on Atlas chest. We see Team McAfee arrive at The Capitol Wrestling Center.

Nese whips Atlas across the ring. Nese repeatedly drives his knee into the midsection of Atlas. Nese with The Vertical Suplex for a two count. Nese with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Nese applies The Torture Rack. Atlas with forearm shivers. Nese with a Spinning Back Kick. Atlas ducks a clothesline from Nese. Atlas clotheslines Nese. Atlas with a Back Body Drop. Atlas delivers his combination offense. Atlas with a Release German Suplex. Atlas rocks Nese with a forearm smash for a two count. Atlas starts slapping himself in the face. Nese grabs the top rope which forces the break. Nese with an open palm strike. Nese talks smack to Atlas. Nese with The Running Bulldog across the top strand. Atlas avoids The SpringBoard MoonSault. Atlas goes for The Sunset Flip, but Nese counters with The Spinning Back Kick for a two count. Nese repeatedly stomps on Atlas chest. Atlas avoids The Running Nese. Atlas hits The Leaping FlatLiner. Atlas connects with The Cartwheel DDT to pickup the victory.

Winner: Jake Atlas via Pinfall 

Team McAfee Promo 

Fourth Match: The Grizzled Young Veterans vs. Imperium 

Imperium wipes out Ever-Rise before the bell rings. Zack Gibson and Fabian Aichner will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Standing Switch Exchange. Aichner applies a double wrist lock. Aichner backs Gibson into the ropes. Barthel tags himself in. Aichner whips Gibson across the ring. Aichner drops down on the canvas. Barthel with a deep arm-drag. Barthel applies an arm-bar. Barthel stomps on Gibson’s face. Barthel with a Running European Uppercut. Drake prevents Gibson from hitting the turnbuckles. Gibson drives his knee into the midsection of Barthel. Gibson hammers down on the back of Barthel’s neck. Gibson applies a front face lock. Gibson tags in Drake.

Drake kicks Barthel in the ribs. Drake with a chop/forearm combination. Uppercut/Forearm Exchange. Barthel reverses out of the irish whip from Drake. Drake with a shoulder block. Drake with the sunset flip for a two count. Barthel uppercuts Drake. Barthel talks smack to Drake. Barthel with clubbing blows to Drake’s back. Barthel slams Drake’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Barthel tags in Aichner. Aichner whips Drake into an Apron Enzuigiri from Barthel. Aichner with The Belly to Back Suplex for a two count. Imperium Pose. Aichner with a knife edge chop. Haymaker Exchange. Aichner repeatedly stomps on Drake’s chest. Aichner goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Drake lands back on his feet. Aichner punches Drake in the back. Aichner with a blistering chop. Aichner drives his knee into the midsection of Drake. Aichner goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Drake lands back on his feet. Drake applies a side headlock. Gibson made the blind tag.

Aichner whips Drake across the ring. Leapfrog Exchange. Gibson clears the ring. Aichner with two back elbow smashes. Aichner applies the double wrist lock. Aichner ducks a clothesline from Gibson. Aichner with The Attitude Adjustment. Gibson kicks Aichner in the face. Gibson with a deep arm-drag. Gibson applies an arm-bar. Aichner answers with the headscissors escape. Aichner with a blistering chop. Gibson grabs a side headlock. Gibson reverses out of the irish whip from Aichner. Aichner with a Counter Hip Toss over the top rope. Huge standoff on the outside. GYV has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Drake puts Aichner on the top turnbuckle. Aichner denies The SuperPlex. Aichner goes for a PowerBomb, but Drake blocks it. Barthel launches Drake off the top turnbuckle. Aichner drills Drake with The BrainBuster for a two count. Gibson dumps Barthel out of the ring. Drake with a Corner Dropkick. Drake dropkicks Barthel off the apron. Barthel yanks Gibson off the apron. Barthel rocks Gibson with a forearm smash. Aichner with a Leaping Crossbody Block to the outside. Ever-Rise attacks Aichner and Gibson from behind which forces the referee to call off the match. After the match, Ever-Rise demolishes The Grizzled Young Veterans and Imperium.

Match Result: No-Contest 

Tommaso Ciampa & Timothy Thatcher Segment 

WWE NXT TakeOver: WarGames 2020 Match Card 

1.) The Undisputed Era vs. Team McAfee (Pat McAfee, Pete Dunne, Oney Lorcan, and Danny Burch) In The Men’s WarGames Match

2.) Team Candice LeRae (Candice LeRae, Toni Storm, Dakota Kai, and Raquel Gonzalez) vs. Team Shotzi Blackheart (Shotzi Blackheart, Io Shirai, Rhea Ripley, and Ember Moon) In The Women’s WarGames Match

3.) Leon Ruff (c) vs. Johnny Gargano vs. Damian Priest In A Triple Threat Match For The WWE NXT North American Championship

4.) Cameron Grimes vs. Dexter Lumis In A Strap Match

5.) Tommaso Ciampa vs. Timothy Thatcher

Fifth Match: Shotzi Blackheart vs. Raquel Gonzalez In A Ladder Match. The Winners Team Will Have The Numbers Advantage At NXT TakeOver: WarGames 

Blackheart dropkicks Gonzalez. Blackheart with forearm shivers. Gonzalez drops Blackheart with a shoulder tackle. Blackheart ducks a clothesline from Gonzalez. Blackheart repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Gonzalez. Gonzalez denies The CodeBreaker. Blackheart side steps Gonzalez into the turnbuckles. Gonzalez blocks a boot from Blackheart. Gonzalez with a single leg takedown. Blackheart uses her feet to create separation. Gonzalez side steps Blackheart into the turnbuckles. Gonzalez catches Blackheart in mid-air. Gonzalez sends Blackheart to the ring apron. Blackheart with forearm shivers. Gonzalez knocks Blackheart off the ring apron. Blackheart punches Gonzalez in the back. Gonzalez decks Blackheart with a back elbow smash. Blackheart sends Gonzalez face first into the ladder. Blackheart with a Wrecking Ball Dropkick. Blackheart rolls the ladder into the ring.

Blackheart goes for a Flying Crossbody Block, but Gonzalez blocks it. Gonzalez dumps Blackheart chest first on the ladder. Blackheart applies The Sleeper Hold. Gonzalez backs Blackheart into the steel ring post. Gonzalez drives Blackheart back first into the plexiglass. Blackheart dodges The Big Boot. Blackheart slams the right leg of Gonzalez against the steel ring steps. Blackheart with a Running Dropkick. Gonzalez shoves Blackheart towards the announce table. Blackheart avoids the plexiglass. Blackheart kicks Gonzalez in the chest. Blackheart drops Gonzalez with The Coffin Drop off the barricade. Gonzalez repeatedly kicks Blackheart into the ring steps. Gonzalez repeatedly throws Blackheart into the plexiglass. Gonzalez rolls another ladder into the ring. Blackheart with clubbing blows to Gonzalez back. Blackheart with a knife edge chop. Gonzalez rakes the eyes of Blackheart. Gonzalez clotheslines Blackheart. Gonzalez delivers multiple ladder shots. Blackheart rolls Gonzalez out of the ring. Blackheart shoves Gonzalez with her feet. Blackheart attacks Gonzalez with the ladder.

Tug Of War. Blackheart with a RoundHouse Kick. Blackheart punches Gonzalez in the back. Blackheart drops Gonzalez with The Modified DDT on the apron. Gonzalez denies The Slice Bread. Gonzalez dumps Blackheart face first on the apron. Gonzalez nails Blackheart with the ring stair. Gonzalez scales the ladder. Blackheart runs interference. Blackheart repeatedly pulls the left shoulder of Gonzalez in between the rungs of the ladder. Blackheart continues to knock Gonzalez off the ladder. Blackheart with a forearm smash. Blackheart grabs a ladder. Gonzalez drops Blackheart with The Big Boot. Blackheart with a Flying HeadScissors TakeOver. Blackheart hits The Reverse Senton Bomb. Blackheart kicks Gonzalez out of the ring. Blackheart delivers The Missile Dropkick. Indi Hartwell helps Team Candice escape the podium. Team Shotzi joins the fray. Indi Hartwell starts climbing up the ladder. Blackheart yanks Hartwell off the apron. Blackheart with a RoundHouse Kick. Gonzalez with The Running Lariat. All hell is breaking loose on the outside. Io Shirai jumps on Gonzalez back. Shirai sends Gonzalez tumbling to the floor. Shirai lands The Orihara MoonSault. Blackheart retrieves the briefcase to pickup the victory.

Winner: Shotzi Blackheart 

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Author: Josh Lopez