WWE 205 Live
June 18, 2021
The Capitol Wrestling Center
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Commentators: Vic Joseph & Nigel McGuinness
— 205 Live (@WWE205Live) June 18, 2021
Transcription by Josh Lopez
First Match: Asher Hale vs. Grayson Waller
— WWE (@WWE) June 19, 2021
Feeling out process after the bell rings. Waller pie faces Hale. Waller backs himself into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Waller with a side takedown. Waller toys around with Hale. Haler with a double leg takedown. Waller scrambles to the bottom rope. Chain grappling exchange. Triangle Choke Exchange. Hale tells Waller to bring it. Hale sits on the canvas. Hale dodges The Big Boot. Waller blocks a boot from Hale. Palm Strike Exchange. Hale with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Waller backs Hale into the ropes. Waller thrust kicks the midsection of Hale. Waller with a Spinning Head Kick. Hale regroups on the outside.
Waller slides out of the ring. Waller pulls Hale down to the ringside padding. Waller rolls Hale back into the ring. Hale sweeps out the legs of Waller. Hale with a Flying Knee Strike off the ring apron. Hale rolls Waller back into the ring. Waller dumps Hale ribs first on the top rope. Waller transitions into a ground and pound attack. Waller with a straight right hand. Waller bodyslams Hale. Waller with The SpringBoard Elbow Drop for a two count. Hale rolls Waller over for a two count. Waller kicks Hale in the face. Waller slams Hale’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Waller gets Hale tied up in the tree of woe. Waller slaps Hale in the chest. Waller is choking Hale with his boot. Waller applies the cravate.
Hale with an arm-drag takeover. Waller drops Hale with a Leg Lariat for a two count. Waller continues to toy around with Hale. Hale with forearm shivers. Hale with clubbing hamstring kicks. Hale follows that with a series of mid-kicks in the corner. Hale with a Jumping Knee Strike. Hale hits The Exploder Suplex. Hale with a SpringBoard Forearm Smash. Hale with a Spinning Back Kick. Hale delivers the crescent kick across the back of Waller’s neck for a two count. Waller denies The Tornado DDT. Waller applies The Rope Assisted Arm-Bar. Waller goes for The Roll Through Stunner, but Hale counters with The Sleeper Hold. Waller sends Hale face first into the top rope. Waller connects with The Roll Through Stunner. Waller plants Hale with The Curb Stomp to pickup the victory. After the match, Waller plays mind games with Hale.
Winner: Grayson Waller via Pinfall
– Things are far from over between Ariya Daivari and August Grey.
– Vic and Nigel recapped the Kushida/Trey Baxter NXT Cruiserweight Championship Match from this past weeks edition of WWE NXT.
Second Match: Tony Nese vs. Ikemen Jiro
How rude, @TonyNese!
— WWE (@WWE) June 19, 2021
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Nese backs Jiro into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Nese tells Jiro to bring it. Strong lockup. Standing Switch Exchange. Wrist Lock Exchange. Jiro with a single leg takedown. Jiro applies a leg lock. Nese with the lateral press for a one count. Nese with a front chancery takedown for a one count. Nese applies a rear chin lock. Jiro whips Nese across the ring. Nese drops Jiro with a shoulder tackle. Jiro drops down on the canvas. Nese pulls Jiro down to the mat. Nese repeatedly stomps on Jiro’s chest. Nese poses for the crowd. Jiro is throwing haymakers at Nese. Nese with a Spinning Back Kick. Nese whips Jiro across the ring. Nese with a shoulder tackle. Nese ducks a clothesline from Jiro. Jiro drops down on the canvas. Jiro leapfrogs over Nese. Jiro denies The Hip Toss. Jiro with a knuckle lock takedown. Jiro with a deep arm-drag. Jiro rolls Nese over for a two count.
Jiro with a Hip Toss. Jiro slaps Nese with his jacket. Jiro with two knee drops. Jiro talks smack to Nese. Jiro punches Nese in the back. Jiro with three haymakers. Nese backs himself in the ropes. Nese sends Jiro to the ring apron. Nese with an open palm strike. Jiro regroups on the outside. Nese with clubbing southpaw haymakers. Nese rolls Jiro back into the ring. Nese puts on his sports jacket. Nese mocks Jiro. Nese slaps Jiro with his jacket for a two count. Nese applies the bodyscissors hold. Ground and Pound Exchange. Nese applies The Argentine BackBreaker. Jiro rakes the eyes of Nese. Jiro pulls the jacket over Nese’s head. Jiro with three haymakers. Jiro ducks a clothesline from Nese. Jiro with a Spinning Heel Kick. Jiro scores two forearm knockdowns. Jiro with clubbing palm strikes. Jiro with an Atomic Drop. Jiro clotheslines the back of Nese’s neck.
Jiro whips Nese across the ring. Nese with the sunset flip for a two count. Jiro gets Nese in an unique pinning position. Jiro uppercuts Nese. Jiro with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Jiro lands The Swanton Bomb for a two count. Jiro applies a front face lock. Nese fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Jiro kicks Nese in the face. Nese with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Jiro denies The SuperPlex. Jiro uppercuts Nese. Jiro goes for the sunset flip, but Nese counters with a Spinning Back Kick for a two count. Nese puts Jiro in the corner. Nese is raining down haymakers. Nese repeatedly stomps on Jiro’s chest. Jiro avoids The Running Nese. Jiro with a Headscissors Takeover into the ring apron. Jiro rolls Nese back into the ring. Nese with a Roll Through Shotei. Nese with The Top Rope FrankenSteiner for a two count. Nese follows that with The Running Bulldog across the top strand. Jiro avoids The SpringBoard MoonSault. Nese SuperKicks Jiro. Jiro negates The Sunset Driver. Jiro unloads a flurry of kicks. Jiro connects with The Ikemen Slash to pickup the victory.
Winner: Ikemen Jiro via Pinfall
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